A member of the Commemorative Air Force guides a young aspiring pilot along the floor of the FedEx Maintenance Hangar at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport during the Great Alaska Aviation Gathering. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
A Cessna 206 sits covered with snow after a brief snow storm at Lake Hood during spring. Anchorage has had little snow this season and pilots are eagerly awaiting lake freeze up and a basic layer of snow to access remote areas of Alaska. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
A Reeve Aleutian Airways Lockheed Electra taking off from Adak Alaska in the 1980s. Former CEO of Reeve Aleutian Airways Richard “Dick” Reeve will be presenting a lecture at the Alaska Aviation Museum Nov. 17 at 6:30 p.m. on “Airline Development.” Photo courtesy of Dick Reeve.
The Alaska Aviation Museum lecture project is supported in part by a grant from the Alaska Humanities Forum, the Rasmuson Foundation, and the Anchorage Centennial Celebration.