Tag Archives: Living Legends of Alaska Aviation

Alaska aviation image of the day: May 17, 2016

Mark Barker climbs in his Christen Eagle for an exhibition take off at the 2016 Hudson Memorial Fly-In at Talkeetna, AK. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Alaska Airplane photography – Image of the day: March 30, 2016

A Quest propeller at the Alaska Airmen Association Great Alaska Aviation Gathering. Explore more on Airplane photographer & aircraft portraits  of Alaska - Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto.
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Alaska Aircraft Photography of the day: Aug. 5, 2015

Johnnie Lukens on final approach to the backyard of the Lukens resident in Oceanview Anchorage. To find out more about how George built the helicopter watch the report on Alaska Aviation Link. Explore the best Aircraft photography and Aircraft portraits of Alaska - Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Alaska Aircraft Photography of the day June 30, 2015

Susitna Energy's Cessna 195 on floats near the Millennium Hotel at Lake Hood Anchorage, Alaska. Explore the best Aircraft photography, Environmental portrait and Aircraft portraits of Alaska - Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Alaska Aviation Portrait of the Day: Sept. 13, 2014

A China Air Cargo 747 touches down at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport on Sept 11, 2014.Get  the best Aircraft photography, environmental portrait and Aircraft portraits of Alaska Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto.com
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Alaska Aviation Portrait of the Day: Sept. 4, 2014

A Harvard Trainer sits on the ramp in front of Hangar.net as the sun sets behind it at Merrill Field, Anchorage Alaska. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Alaska Aviation Portrait of the Day: July 17, 2014

Come to the Alaska Aviation Museum and see this aircraft and other historic planes make low level flybys at the Alaska Aviation Museum's Salmon Bake and Flybys on Sunday July 20 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. 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 June 28, 2014

Lloyd Hood skying out in his Air Creation GTE on skis headed for the Yentna River. Explore the best aircraft photography, environmental portraits and Aircraft portraits of Alaska - Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Alaska Aircraft Portrait of the day June 27, 2014

Frank Knapp of Palmer pushes his modified J3 Piper Cub at the 2014 Valdez May Day Fly-in. Explore the best aircraft photography, environmental portraits and Aircraft portraits of Alaska - Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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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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