on the Water, Splendor in the Sky
Seaplane flight from Bali to Moyo Island.
Originally published in the AmanResorts Newsletter, this is the story of
flying a seaplane to a remote Indonesian island and crossing the famous
Rinjani Volcano. Written by the pilot.
Floats & Frangipani!
Life of a Bush Pilot in the Fiji Islands.
A golden oldie! This story was originally written for
the April issue of Canadian Aviation way back in 1984. A thank-you to guys
like Ian, Frank, and Harry for keeping the
alive over the years.
Ferry Flight from Africa to Canada
From Nigeria to Goose Bay with the Turbo Beaver
From the rain
forests of the Niger River Delta, across the Sahara Desert, Western
Europe, and the North Atlantic in a VFR only Beaver.
The Eleventh Hour
In case you missed it, journey back to our premier issue of Virtual Horizons. A flying boat journey into the high arctic.
The world class polar bear image is from Robert R.Taylor's visually impressive book: "The Edge of the Arctic: Churchill and
Hudson Bay Lowlands."
Rocking with Shorty
Bush and Arctic Pilot
Brought to you by Al Williams,
here is a partial chapter out his book about his days as a bush pilot.
Starting in 1956, Al tells it like it was and adds in some technical
know-how that makes
interesting reading .
Chevy Pickups of the Air
Cessnas: Adaptable, Agile and Seldom Stuck
Here is a chapter out Robert S. Grant's latest book.
A must read for any pilot just starting out, and possibly a bit of
nostalgia for those who have moved on. Great tips and how to's
pilots who have been there.
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