Category Archives: Pacific Northwest

A Turboprop Goose

While on the terrace at Future of Flight, I saw a Goose parked up over near the FBO.  I had mixed feelings since it was interesting that it was there but I was disappointed I didn’t know it had come … Continue reading

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Boeing 2707 Mockup

An online discussion I was involved in recently revolved around supersonic transports.  While the TU-144 and Concorde were the main focus, the Boeing 2707 also came up.  I had seen the front fuselage mockup of this when it was at … Continue reading

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South Park Sculpture

I parked up in the South Park area south of Seattle when I was off to get some shots of the large stored 737 Max population.  I walked across the bridge to see the planes but I was also rather … Continue reading

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Nice T-38 Surprise

A Beale AFB T-38 was parked over at the FBO when I was at Boeing Field.  The canopies were up which gave me optimism but you never know whether they are just doing something to the jet or maybe haven’t … Continue reading

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Exotic Doesn’t Always Mean Expensive

Exotics@RTC does attract many types of vehicles.  Neither of these little vehicles will be competing for the attention of the Lambos or McLarens but they still get a few people checking them out.  Hard to believe vehicles so small have … Continue reading

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How Slow Can I Go With the Turboprops?

Shooting Dash 8s and Q400s at YVR is not going to be particularly interesting so I was able to spend some time playing with shutter speeds progressively lower and lower.  Shooting very low shutter speeds on the 500mm handheld is … Continue reading

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Ferrari F40

Super cars have come a long way.  Now they are ridiculously powerful and also very technologically advanced.  A supercar from the 80s has a very sparse feel to it in comparison.  Coming across a Ferrari F40 was quite a throwback … Continue reading

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A DHL Delivery But to Them Rather Than By Them

A lot of freighters come out of Everett these days.  All 747s are now freighters as are the 767s.  The 777 passenger variants are a regular feature but there is quite a demand for 777Fs too.  I saw one go … Continue reading

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Porsche 928 Takes Me Back to My Youth

I have mentioned that I am not much of a Porsche guy but my college years did include rather a penchant for the Porsche 928.  This was a car I could really have enjoyed has a huge amount of cash … Continue reading

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Lots of Max Jets in Storage

The grounding of the 737 Max fleet has resulted in plenty of parked jets.  I have shown them at Paine Field but Boeing Field seems to be a big storage location.  The employee parking lot has been turned into a … Continue reading

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