Category Archives: Miiltary aircraft in Alaska

Aviation image of the day Oct. 31

A Photograph of a Living Treasure-Col. Howard "Mike" Hunt, of Anchorage Alaska is the last surviving WWII pilot to have flown the Memphis Belle. Here Mike is holding a B-17 model of the same aircraft. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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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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AT-6 Photographed in flight

An inflight photograph of four AT-6 Texan trainers of Fairbanks during the 2013 Alaska Centennial of Flight. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Alaska aviation image of the day: Aug. 22, 2016

Stinson L-1 on final approach into PAMR Merrill Field Anchorage Alaska. The L-1 was recently refurbished by the Alaska Aviation Museum. Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Aircraft portraits of Alaska – Image of the day: April 1, 2016

Chuck Millers AT-6 in Front of the Wings of Freedom Hangar, at MRI/PAMR. Explore more aircraft portraits and portrait photographers of Alaska - Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Alaska Photography of the day: Jan. 7, 2016

The instrument panel from the Alaska Aviation Museum's WWII P-40 Warhawk under construction in the refurbishing hangar at Lake Hood Anchorage, AK. The P-40  shot down in the Aleutian Islands during the invasion of Alaska by the Japanese aircraft. Explore more on Alaska photography & Aircraft portraits - Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Alaska Aircraft Photography of the day Sept. 9, 2015

Gordon Bartel at the controls of the L-2 Taylorcraft on final approach for landing with Col. Mike Hunt, 93. Explore Aircraft photography and portrait photographers of Alaska - Photo by Rob Stapleton/ Alaskafoto
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Alaska Aircraft Photography of the day: Aug. 16, 2015

Lee Clausen with an AT-6 from the Wings of Freedom Hangar. Lee spends hours polishing, and working on their aircraft. Explore the best Airplane photography and Aircraft portraits - Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Alaska Aircraft Photography of the day July 15, 2015

Chuck Miller flying his L-13 over Lake Hood Seaplane Base PALH during the Alaska Aviation Museum's Festival and Fly-Bys on Sunday July 12, 2015. Explore the best Aircraft photography, Alaska Air Cargo and Aircraft portraits of Alaska - Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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Alaska Aircraft Portrait of the Day: Feb. 16, 2015

Robert "Cricket" Renner stands on the wing of an AT-6 waiting to show the people of Aniak the cockpit. Explore the best Aircraft photography, environmental portrait and Aircraft portraits of Alaska - Photo by Rob Stapleton/Alaskafoto
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