Category Archives: Lake Hood Seaplane Base

Alaska aviation image of the day: Oct.21, 2017

Grumman Goose N703 on a high speed water taxi at the Lake Hood Seaplane Base recently. Headed back to the Goose Hangar before ice forms on the lake. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto 2017
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Alaska daylight adds hours of summer flying

A Grumman Widgeon, now owned by the Alaska Aviation Museum water taxis back the ramp at Lake Hood. Anchorage currently has 19 hours and 18 minutes of daylight giving pilots nearly 21 hours of flying time to use their floatplanes. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Alaska aviation image of the day:Oct. 12, 2016

As the days shorted Lake Hood has some awesome sunsets. This was taken at the south shore of the lake over a friends Cessna 206 on floats. Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto 2016 @TSAIAirport @AlaskaPixs @AlaskaTravelgrm
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Alaska aviation image of the day: Sept. 19, 2016

A B-1900 from Little ACE flying over Lake Hood/PALH during the Alaska Aviation Museum's Aviation Festival on July 17, 2016. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Alaska aviation image of the day: July 22, 2015

Christen Eagle flying over Lake Hood/PALH during the Alaska Aviation Museum's Aviation Festival on July 17, 2016. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Alaska aviation image of the day: June 21, 2016

  The Grumman Goose has long been a useful aircraft in Alaska due to it’s amphibious ability to land on water and land. Originally designed to hold 8 people the Goose soon became a workhorse of the Aleutian Islands offering connectivity to Cold Bay, Dutch Harbor, Adak Island from small coastal villages to commercial airline […]

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Alaska aviation image of the day: May 19, 2016

Half a pickup truck moves a Rust's Cessna 206 on floats around Aviation Drive at Lake Hood Seaplane Base recently. Alaska aircrafts- Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto 2016 @TSAIAirport @AlaskaPixs
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Aircraft photography Alaska – Image of the day: April 4, 2016

Aviation Legend and Alaska Aviation Hall of Fame honoree, Dick Betz, 96 still works picking up aircraft on and off Lake Hood/ PALH with his 1940s A-Frame truck. Explore more on the aircraft photography and aircraft portraits of Alaska - Photo by Rob Stapleton
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Alaska Aircraft Photography of the day: Oct. 21, 2015

Explore the best Aircraft photography of Alaska and Aircraft Portraits – Photo by Rob Stapleton

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Alaska Aircraft Photography of the day: Oct. 17, 2015

A Cessna 170 on floats gets moved on Lakeshore Drive by a Rust's Air Service float-mobile at Lake Hood Seaplane Base/PALH. Explore more of Alaska Aircraft Photography & Portraits - Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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