Flying with Gordon Pt. 57

DL 2377 (LGA-DEN)
4hrs 52min
Boeing 737-900er
Captain J. Gordon

Today, I flew from LaGuardia over to Denver, Colorado!! Let me start off by saying this, I don’t know what infinite did to the winds/turbulence but they are waaaayyy too intense. Also, I don’t k is how accurate their information is or where they get it from but I had winds of 47kts smacking me on my approach into Denver. I couldn’t even keep the plane leveled. It had to be some of the nose intense and challenging flying that I’ve ever done in my life 😓 However, I greased the landing 😎👨🏾‍✈️ Other than that, this was a great flight. I hope you all had a great day and as always, I’ll see you in the skies 😊

  1. LiveFlight tracking

  1. Preparing for departure at LGA’s gate C34

  1. Lifting off of runway 13 starting our journey to Denver

  1. Climbing out of LaGuardia with views of JFK and LGA. Views from first class

  1. Approaching the Chicago area!! Views from main cabin

  1. Descending into a very windy and turbulent Denver. Views from main cabin

  1. Final approach onto DEN’s 35R just after the roughest patch of air ever

  1. Annnnnddd touchdown!! Very greasy landing in Denver 😊👨🏾‍✈️

  1. Shutting down the engines at gate A27 after that very stressful flight

  1. LiveFlight approach

Nice photos!!!

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Thank you 😊

The picture over Chicago 😆

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Guys!!! We were flying almost close to each other and the winds were VERY VERY strong.

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overflying the downtown metro area beautiful Lake Michigan. Nice pics.

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Yes, it’s such a beautiful area

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my hometown and yes it is.

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I have noticed that many airports have “No Weather” recently. I also had to land with 26 kts direct crosswind today, even though the current official METAR said 5 kts…

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Wow already on 57! Love looking at these pictures every time you make a topic! Keep it up, halfway to 100 now, going strong… 💪 Possibly my favourite #screenshots-and-videos on the IFC! Great angles as well! Cheers bud ✌️

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Great photos

As always :p

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Very nice photos @JGordon!
Even you managed to Grease the landing in that conditions

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Yeah. Idk what’s going on with the weather

Thank you 😁

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Well thank you!!

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Ha, I do what I can 😉😁