2017 is here. A misty January 1, 2017, morning in Saligao, Goa.
Tag Archives: Sunrise
Sunrise over the Pacific. The very first rays illuminating an aircraft at cruising altitude is a sight to behold. I got lucky on this United Airlines flight from Narita to SFO a few days ago on a B747 powered by Pratt and Whitney PW4056 engines. This post is not about image quality – a smartphone […]
Sunrise at 38,000 feet. On my Lufthansa A380 flight from San Francisco to Frankfurt a couple of days ago. The refulgent Rolls-Royce Trent 900 beauties outside were a feast for the eyes. However, the design of the A380 window porthole, with its larger-than-normal distance between the interior and exterior panels, did not permit the […]