Category Archives: Fairchild Pilgrim

Alaska aviation image of the day: Oct. 4, 2016

Alaska travellers love flight seeing in the Alaska Aviation Museum's 1931 Fairchild Pilgrim over Anchorage. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto 2016 @AlaskaPixs @Alaskatravelgrm @TSAIAirport
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Alaska Aviation Portrait of the Day: Oct. 3, 2014

Aircraft from the Alaska Aviation Museum lined up on4721 Aircraft Drive, Anchorage, Alaksa in front of the Lake Hood (PALH) venue.Explore the best Aircraft photography, environmental portrait and Aircraft portraits of Alaska Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Alaska Aviation Museum: 1931 American Fairchild Pilgrim

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The Alaska Aviation Museum’s 1931 Fairchild Pilgrim at PATK

The Alaska Aviation Museum's 1931 Fairchild Pilgrim shown in flight at the Talkeetna Hudson Memorial Fly-in on May 17, 2014. Photo Copyright Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto 2014
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Alaska Airmen’s Raffle Plane in Progress

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Only in Alaska: Lake Spenard (LHD)

Only in Alaska will you see traffic stopped for a float plane. This image was taken at the intersection of a Lakeshore Drive and a taxiway at Lake Spenard part of the Lake Hood Seaplane Base at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport the busiest float pond in the world. The complex consists of two lakes connected by […]

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A close up of the 1931 Fairchild Pilgrim

Here are a few images of the recently refurbished 1931 Fairchild Pilgrim flown by Terry Holiday and refurbished by a crew of museum volunteers at the Alaska Aviation Museum. Thanks to Terry Holliday, Chuck Miller, George Dohrman, Dick Benner, and Ed Rasmuson, EAA Chapter 42 and many others. All photos Copyright Rob Stapleton/ Alaskafoto 2013 […]

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