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I flew my favourite AeroCommander from Friday Harbor to Swanson on my first-ever visit there. A great trip - didn't take as long as I thought in a twin. Wheels up from FHR... One of Larry Robinson's wonderful freeware AI Washington State Ferries idles at the dock... And several freeware AI Worldwide Ships are headed to or from port... Both Jefferson County and Diamond Point airports are visible in this shot (Jefferson below, Diamond above tail towards top of photo) 159 knots...won't take too long to
Starting the day at Swanson (2W3) is a pleasure in itself. Then add a trip to those mountains and a tricky approach into Swanson (at least for me, I am not a pro - and that Lancair is a fast little plane). Perfect morning, this one . And by the way: Thank you very much for all those friendly comments on my previous posts! Reaching Mt. Rainier... ...and Mt. Adams: Coming home: Missed the first one and had to do it again... The second worked out fine - but it was quite exciting for me...
My NA tour continues with an early mourning flight from Swanson to Goheen. Stage 9: http://www.orbxsyste...r-flightseeing/ Just started the engine: Good Morning Swanson! Taxiing Takeoff Mt. Rainier Cascade Range near Mt. Rainier Mt. Adams Mt. Saint Helens Yale Lake Walter Musa approach Walter Musa touch and go Walter Sutton's approach Short break at Walter Sutton's with a homemade piece of cake from Mrs. Sutton Walter Sutton's farm Takeoff Arriving at Goheen after a short flight Taxiing Goheen I hop
This is the ninth stage of my NA Tour. I was a little bit bored just to count the stages, so i decided to give each stage a proper name. Stage 8: http://www.orbxsyste...-vashon-island/ After the stop at Vashon Island, i headed to Seattle, had a break at Fall City and cruise round Mt. Rainier to end the stage at Swanson. Ready for takeoff Seattle Nice details at Qwest Field (now CenturyLink Field), home of the Seattle Seahawks Fall City Landing at Fall City Fall City impressions Reading the newspaper Taxiing at Fall City Fall City takeoff