Picture of the Day: Planting the seed

Jim Roberts submitted this photo and note: “During a sunny Saturday stroll, this young family pauses to watch the action at Knoxville Downtown Island Airport (KDKX). They were treated to numerous aircraft practicing touch-and-go landings, and stayed long enough to enjoy a real treat…taxi and takeoff by a gorgeous P-51. Stay tuned for that photo!” […]

Picture of the Day: Bringing our girl home

David Finstad submitted this photo and note: “This was the morning that I flew our newly purchased M20J Mooney home after just finalizing her purchase, along with the pre-purchase inspection from the seller just days earlier. I had just pulled her out of the seller’s hangar and sent this picture to my wife. Getting ready […]

Picture of the Day: Sunset flight

Glenn Brasch from AirportCourtesyCars.com submitted this photo and note: “Did a sunset flight west of Tucson in my RV-9A on May 14, 2020, possibly the last day under 90° before September.” Would you like to have your photo featured as Picture of the Day? You can submit it via this form. All photos sent in […]

Picture of the Day: Working on another rating

A student works on her balloon rating. She almost had a runway landing at Pella Municipal Airport (KPEA) in Iowa, according to photographer Megan Vande Voort. Would you like to have your photo featured as Picture of the Day? You can submit it via this form. All photos sent in for Picture of the Day […]

Picture of the Day: Once is enough

Richard Gurbin submitted this photo and note: “Coming into Corcovado National Park in Costa Rica. A 20-minute flight in my Cessna 206 over stunningly beautiful country saves a one-day trek on foot. This park runway is 500 feet long x 50 feet wide … ocean on departure to the west and 500 feet of clearing […]

Picture of the Day: On the grass

Mitchell Gossman submitted this photo and note: “Mooney N1149X on the grass at Arlington Municipal Airport (3A9) in South Dakota.” Would you like to have your photo featured as Picture of the Day? You can submit it via this form. All photos sent in for Picture of the Day are also considered for our new […]

Picture of the Day: Layover

Robert Hartnmaier submitted this photo and note: “A 1938 Cessna Airmaster at Stevensville, Montana, with the Bitterroot Mountains in the background. Layover on the way from Sandy, Oregon, to home airport, Old Bridge Airport (3N6) in New Jersey.” Would you like to have your photo featured as Picture of the Day? You can submit it […]

Picture of the Day: A beautiful California day

Ronald Graham submitted this photo and note: “Landing my Baron after a short gorgeous local mountain flight. Photographer Trish Marzell captured this landing.” Would you like to have your photo featured as Picture of the Day? You can submit it via this form. All photos sent in for Picture of the Day are also considered […]

Picture of the Day: Fake out

Rob Stapleton Jr. sent us this photo with a note: “The owner of this Taylorcraft had to put dolly wheels on his straight ski equipped T-craft to get to a better location to change back over to wheels at Birchwood Airport in Alaska, April 26, 2020. A late winter snow and a thaw this weekend […]

Picture of the Day: End of another great flight

Ken Pepper submitted this photo and note: “Touch down at Stellar Airpark (P19) in Chandler, Arizona, after an afternoon of RV flying. Pilot/Owner Ken Pepper. Photo by Kurt Gearhart.” Would you like to have your photo featured as Picture of the Day? You can submit it via this form. All photos sent in for Picture […]