Category Archives: Alaska Aviation Living Legends

Alaska Aircraft Portrait of the Day: Feb. 8, 2013

Old Bold Pilot, Alaska Aviation Legend William "Bill" Brooks has his 99th Birthday today! Congratulations Bill Brooks. Explore the best aircraft photography, environmental portraits and Aircraft portraits of Alaska - Photo by Rob Stapleton/ Alaskafoto 2013
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Holger “Jorgy” Jorgensen: Alaska Living Legend of Aviation

Holger “Jorgy” Jorgensen- One of Alaska’s best-known flying legends, Jorgy Jorgensen is a master of anything he decides to do. Born in Haycock on Dime Creek on the Seward Peninsula on January 26, 1927 to parents Jessie Nagaruk from Buckland, Alaska, and Ole (Torgrimsen) Jorgensen from Norway. Jorgy first saw an aircraft at the age […]

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