After reading Lane Wallace's "Unforgotable: My 10 Best Flights", it got me thinking about my 10 best flights... So here is my personal list of Top 10 Most Memorable Flights...With any luck, I hope to replace at least one of these flights every year with something even more amazing!
10.Cedar key Why: Awesome scenery ; short runway, Completely stick & rudder flying 9. Flight to White Plains Why: Learned/realized the "Art of IFR" & experienced "IBM flight operations", which is beyond first class
8.GPS Skywriting Why: Cool aviation exercise requiring clever planning & execution 7.Attempted Space shuttle viewing Why: Cool aviation exercise and major weather flying 6.Aerobatic Training in a Zlin Why: Cool Aviation Exercise ; Learning the absolute essence of aerodynamics.
5.Ribbon Cutting flight in a Piper Cub Why: Cool aviation exercise, vintage airplane, met a fellow pilot/blogger. 4.Sedona flight Why: Breathtaking scenery ; challenging airport to land 3. Scenic trip to M9 Why: First flight in Canada ; Rockies crossing ; Kelowna & Alaska landings 2.NYC skyline flight Why: Scenery ; childhood memories 1. Island Hopping in Hawaii (Part 1&Part 2) Why: Amazing Scenery ; Challenging Winds ; Completion of bucket list item.