Whether you're flying to one of your favorite vacation spots, or to a remote airstrip high in the mountains, aviation travel is an experience unto itself. Browse our aviation travel section and capture the atmosphere of adventure flying.
Tuesday, July 6, 2010
The largest seaplane gathering in the West
For two days each September, the shores and skies of the quaint Central California town of Lakeport are taken over by the Clear Lake Splash-In.
Tuesday, June 22, 2010
With a new musical score by James Horner, the Horsemen P-51 team rides anew
As I lower myself into the rear cockpit, I pinch myself. No, I’m not dreaming. I really am in a WWII P-51D Mustang, about to ride with the Horsemen, the world’s only P-51 aerobatic team, known for their hyperprecise formation aerobatics.
Wednesday, April 28, 2010
Falcon Jet with John & Martha King!
Join us in this “cockpit’s eye” video as Plane & Pilot joins John and Martha King of King Schools on a coast-to-coast flight from San Diego, Calif., to Sun ’n Fun in Lakeland, Fla., and back.
Tuesday, April 20, 2010
Cowboys & Angels
In Haiti, general aviation pilots are making a measurable difference
As we approach from the north, over the deep lapis Caribbean Sea that surrounds a crescent shore, Haiti suddenly appears. At 4:53 p.m.
Tuesday, March 23, 2010
24 Hours: Death Valley
From one world to another
Humans need adventure, stories and new experiences. I don’t know how many times I’ve heard friends talk about the millionth approach to the same old runway, but I still listen because I love to fly.
Tuesday, March 9, 2010
ISAP at Nellis AFB
At the 9th annual symposium for International Society for Aviation Photography (ISAP), nearly 200 aviation photographers visited Nellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas, Nevada, to capture a day of Red Flag training.
Tuesday, March 2, 2010
Trans-Atlantic in a Citation Mustang!
Video By Cyrus Sigari
Come along for a ride across the Atlantic with Cyrus Sigari, Plane and Pilot's Turbine Editor, as he, along with the new owner and his Citation Mustang fly 4,400 nm from Wichita, Kansas, to the southern tip of England.
Friday, February 12, 2010
Plane & Pilot Flies Supplies To Haiti
Since the devastating earthquake in Haiti four weeks ago, the number of general aviation pilots and airplanes making relief flights to Haiti is increasingly making a positive impact on the boundless need there.
Tuesday, September 22, 2009
P-51 At Twenty One
Celebrating one family’s passion for warbird
As the fighter taxis by, the sound of 12 hot-water Merlins crescendos, crackles and pops as the early-morning sunlight glistens off the silver paint highlighting the name Glamorous Glen III—the markings of Chuck Yeager’s Mustang from the 357th Fighter Group.
Wednesday, September 9, 2009
Best Of The West!
Where we love to fly
One of the great benefits of general aviation is having easy access to spectacular destinations around the world.