Tag Archives: Alaska floatplanes

Aviation Portrait of the Day: Aug. 21, 2014

While fall is creeping closer daily there is still a lot of good float flying to be had in Alaska. This is a Rust's Air Service Cessna 208 landing at LHD/Lake Hood Seaplane Base in Anchorage, Alaska. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Aviation Portrait of the Day: August 8, 2014

A Piper PA12 lands into the sun at Lake Hood Seaplane Base (LHD) after an evening flight. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Alaska Aircraft Portrait of the Day: July 15, 2014

A Van's RV8 built by John Davis of the EAA Chapter 42, Anchorage, AK. Aircraft like this will be seen flying low over Lake Hood on Sunday as part of the Alaska Aviation Museum's Salmon Bake and Flybys. Remember Sunday July 20th 3:30p.m. to 6 p.m. Explore the best Aircraft photography, environmental portrait and Aircraft [...]
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Alaska Aircraft Portrait of the Day: July 13, 2014

A beautiful RV-8 built by John Davis of Anchorage's EAA Chapter 42. Explore the best Aircraft photography, environmental portrait and Aircraft portraits of Alaska - Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Alaska Aircraft Portrait of the day: July 7, 2014

A special site an RV-9A on floats the only one currently at Lake Hood LHD Alaska. Explore the best Aircraft photography, environmental portrait and Aircraft portraits of Alaska - Photo by Rob Stapleton
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Aviation portrait of the day June 24, 2014

A DeHavilland Beaver comes out of maintenance and will be put into Lake Hood by this truck specially modified for picking up and moving float aircraft in and out of the water. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto copyright 2014
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Aviation Portrait of the day June 20, 2014 almost Summer Solstice

A Cessna 180 on floats sits at the edge of Lake Hood in the dusk of the midnight sun. Anchorage has 19 hours, 21 minutes of daylight. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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