Category Archives: Aircraft

Snowbirds Media Flight

2015-08-20 A local photographer friend, Stephen DesRoches, asked me if I would help him document his media flight with the RCAF Snowbirds. Of course I said YES. It involved 2 full days of following him through the process of medical … Continue reading

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Atlantic International Balloon Fiesta

2014-09-05 I’ve heard about the Balloon Fiesta in Sussex, NB a few times and saw some amazing photos. Having flown in such a balloon I know that weather conditions have to be perfect in order to fly…as in almost no … Continue reading

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SXM Trips of 2014

2014-04-21 Just back from our latest trip to St. Maarten and still processing the photos. There will soon be 2 new photo sets. First with the 2014 SXM photos, and also a set of our side trip to St. Barts. … Continue reading

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Kauai Vacation Photos

2014-03-29 Last week we spent 8 days visiting the island of Kauai, HI. While the weather on the North Shore wasn’t that great (cloudy/damp), we did manage to get some good photos with my new Nikon D610. On the South … Continue reading

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Sint Maarten Caribbean Vacation

2013-04-14  A favourite winter vacation spot is the Caribbean Island of Sint Maarten This set shows a few shots of our week at SXM. http://www.flickr.com/photos/ronmackaypei/sets/72157633313928794/

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Las Vegas Heli-Tour

2013-03-30  A vacation trip to Las Vegas Nevada produced a number of great excursions. This was the helicopter tour over the Hoover Dam and into the Grand Canyon. http://www.flickr.com/photos/ronmackaypei/sets/72157633207928206/ This fabulous tour was with Papillion Helicopters.  

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Atlantic Airshow 2012

2012-08-23  The Atlantic Airshow for 2012 was held at Summerside, PEI for the second year. It was a big event since it included the famous US Blue Angels as well as our own Snowbirds air-demonstration team. http://www.flickr.com/photos/ronmackaypei/sets/72157631230240864/ The Atlantic Airshow … Continue reading

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Atlantic Canada Aviation Museum

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2012-05-26 On a Spring trip to Halifax we stopped at the Atlantic Canada Aviation Museum  which is located next to the Halifax Airport. Here is a gallery of photos from this visit.

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Sun-n-Fun_2012

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2012-03-30  One of the largest Airshows is Sun-n-Fun at Lakeland airport in Florida. You can see them all on my Picasa page at: VE1AIC Sun-n-Fun Album Here is a sample of  some shots from that event. (click on images for … Continue reading

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Fantasy of Flight Museum

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2012-03-28      In Polk City, Florida, there is the Fantasy of Flight museum. You can view more of my photos on the online album: Fantasy of Flight Picasa Album In the white hangar building are vintage aircraft under restoration. Like this … Continue reading

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