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Evening Flight PAVD

Finally got some time to do a little editing.  We took off from Valdez Alaska at 9:30 PM in early June.  The next few videos I’ll be posting in the coming weeks are from this flight. We were up for an hour and a half and were in day conditions the entire flight.  Got back […]

Flying Columbia Glacier

Columbia Glacier is a masive sheet of ice winding its way down through rugged peaks on its way to Prince William Sound located just outside the town of Valdez Alaska. In this video we fly down the flow and across the face of the glacier.   Music in this episode   Intro   Artists: Dan […]

Flying the Mineral Creek Valley

Im really excited about the next few videos I’ll be sharing with you all. My family and I were able to go home to Valdez Alaska to visit the grandpa and grandma for a week. The weather was very cooperative and we were blessed with blue skies and snow capped mountains. I broke our first […]

Training Flight in Alaska

In this training flight we take off from the Valdez Alaska airport PAVD.  We work on a couple steep turns in the mountain terrain.  We move into slow flight and practice a couple of stalls before practicing an engine out emergency procedure with a forward slip on final approach.  This training flight was really beautiful […]

Soft Field Off Runway

My first opportunity to land on a beach just off the south coast of Alaska. I have flown out to this spot a few times as a passenger, but this was my first time landing at this picturesque location. This was also my first real opportunity for soft field landings and departures.