Category: Feature

Exercises and Deployments- Red Flag 17-1

The annual series of exercises that is Red Flag got underway at Nellis AFB at the end of January 2017 with Red Flag 17-1. Global Aviation Resource again paid a visit to Nevada to see what was underway in the latest iteration of the exercise. Paul Dunn and Rob Edgcumbe were there (additional images from Tom Gibbons). 2017 is another year with four Red Flag exercises taking place at Nellis AFB. As has been the case in recent years, the different exercises have a different focus depending on missions and attendees. RF17-1 involved the US forces alongside contributions from...

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BlogGAR – Paul Filmer – United Airlines Boeing 747 Chasing at San Francisco

I found myself on a business trip to San Francisco (SFO) last week, so I took the opportunity to do a little shooting during the first hour after sunrise and last light in the evening. Paul Filmer’s reports from SFO. Although I live at a United Airlines (UAL) hub, we see almost no Boeing 747s there. A few weeks ago UAL announced that they would be phasing the Boeing 747 out of service this year. SFO, being on the west coast, gets a lot of UAL 747 flights, so it seemed like a good opportunity to capture some on...

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