From the Sunset of San Francisco to the Icelandic Tundra

Icelandair 757-200 from San Francisco to Reykjavík-Keflavík airport in Iceland. Flight time was 8 hours 49 minutes. I started my approach at 5:45 AM before school, but I fell asleep for 30 minutes and overflew the airport by 150 miles.

At the gate next to an Emirates Cargo 777 and an Alaska A320
Takeoff out of SFO
Ascending over the Silicon Valley as the sun sets
The sun rises over eastern Canada
Flying over a snowy Greenland at flight level 340 Flying over the tundra of Iceland Approaching Keflavík with a 30 knot crosswind Not the smoothest touchdown but it was a windy morning

All photos are unedited, let me know what you think!


Great photos, the second one was very nice.

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Just stunning pictures, great title and an interesting route. 👍 🇮🇸

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Thanks! I love the little mountain in the background of the 2nd one too

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Nice pictures! That was good centerline for a 30 knot crosswind

Beautiful pics, Love the first one it’s cool looking 😎