Beautiful Hawaiian Sunrise to a Cold Alaska

Hello IFC! I did a really nice flight from Kona to Anchorage. I got to witness a gorgeous sunrise, and get a beautiful view of the Alaskan mountains. I hope y’all enjoy these pictures!

Route: PHKO-PANC
Flight time: 5hrs 52mins
Airline/Aircraft: Alaska Airlines 737-800
Server: Expert

Gorgeous takeoff from Kona as the sun begins to peak over the horizon

Makin our turn towards Alaska

Sunrise silhouette

Climbing to our cruise altitude as the sun reflects off our tail

Clear blue skies over the ocean

After man long hours we have finally made it to Alaska as we fly over the Kenai Peninsula

Stunning Alaskan mountains

Turnin toward Anchorage flyin over the Gompertz Channel

On final for runway 7R

Welcome to Ted Stevens International!

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Awesome pictures!

THANK YOU FOR USING THE CORRECT RUNWAY!!

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Haha, thank you!

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soooooooo many people use the 25s. You know how dangerous that is?! I’ve even changed my display name and sent a bunch of traffic advisories to let them know. They’ve even argued with me 😂

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That’s hilarious haha

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“Ted Stevens Unicom, (weird callsign) is on final, runway 25R”

“Ted Stevens Unicom is using runway 7R, right traffic”

“ Ted Stevens Unicom is using runway 25R, left traffic”

“Ted Stevens Unicom is using runway 7R, right traffic”

“ Ted Stevens Unicom is using runway 25R, left traffic”

And on and on it goes…

My display names include:

GO AROUND

THAT DANGEROUS

WRONG WAY

STOP

NOT 25R

PLEASE STOP

😂

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back on topic now, lol

I’ve been wanting to fly an Anchorage to Hawaii flight or vice versa.

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Yea it was a codeshare route for my VA and I really enjoyed it.

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I flew that flight last summer and it is amazing

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wooo… Nice mountains! Love the reflections in IF, so nice.

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These are great! I love the mountains of Alaska and I can’t not like Kona 😂

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Haha thanks!

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nice pics! I’ve wanted to do this route!!

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Thank you! It really is a cool route for sure.

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