Tour Details

91. AKA 10th Anniversary Tour - Single Eng Prop (Level 2-Medium-6A2)
Description: Celebrate Alaska Adventures 10 years in service anniversary with a fly around Alaska from our Anchorage hub. Anchorage was the first hub for Alaska Adventures Virtual Airline located Lake Hood Strip (ICAO Z41). Alaska Adventures kicked off its service back on September 10th, 2007 so this September 10th, 2017 marks the AKA 10th year anniversary. There are still a few of the original pilots here that joined back in 2007 and over the 10 years many new pilots have come aboard. To date, Alaska Adventures pilots have filed over 34000 PIREPS, flown over 37,000 hours and have accumulated over 16 million VA flight miles. Alaska Adventures started with FSACARS in 2007 and merged to phpVMS in late 2009. Alaska Adventures wouldn't have been around as long as it has without our pilots and staff so a sincere thank-you to all. (The Tour download is required for the correct stop-over locations and other necessary items for this anniversary excursion).Tour Flight Leg Rating Conditions: Level 2-Medium. “6A2”: 6=Max landing rate is -600fpm. A= Autopilot or GPS use is permitted. 2-# of Stop-overs in the flight legs. (Two stop-overs in the flight leg) This 10th anniversary tour has 13 legs, Flights AKAT01217-6A2 through AKAT01229-6A2. As noted above and in the tour download, each flight leg contains two stop-over locations for a total of three landings in each flight leg. The DHC-3 Otter (Virtualcol) dressed in a special AKA 10th anniversary livery, (created by Pilot Reiner Test AKA1384), is the recommended aircraft for this tour*. (Great job and thank-you for this special livery Reiner). (*The DHC2 Beaver or C185 or equivalent single engine props are nice alternates’ that you can use for this special excursion if you don’t have the Virtualcol DHC3).(Closes Nov. 30, 2017)
91. AKA 10th Anniversary Tour - Single Eng Prop (Level 2-Medium-6A2)

Tour Destinations

Leg: Departure: Arrival: Flight: Aircraft: Distance:
1Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)Palmer Buddy Woods Municipal Airport (PAAQ)AKAT01217-6A2DHC3 OTTERP42 nm
2Palmer Buddy Woods Municipal Airport (PAAQ)Valdez Pioneer Field (PAVD)AKAT01218-6A2DHC3 OTTERP100 nm
3Valdez Pioneer Field (PAVD)Merle K 'Mudhole' Smith Airport (PACV)AKAT01219-6A2DHC3 OTTERP51 nm
4Merle K 'Mudhole' Smith Airport (PACV)Seward Airport (PAWD)AKAT01220-6A2DHC3 OTTERP137 nm
5Seward Airport (PAWD)Homer Airport (PAHO)AKAT01221-6A2DHC3 OTTERP79 nm
6Homer Airport (PAHO)Kodiak Airport (PADQ)AKAT01222-6A2DHC3 OTTERP136 nm
7Kodiak Airport (PADQ)Larasen Bay (2A3)AKAT01223-6A2DHC3 OTTERP57 nm
8Larasen Bay (2A3)Pilot Point (PNP) (PAPN)AKAT01224-6A2DHC3 OTTERP133 nm
9Pilot Point (PNP) (PAPN)King Salmon Airport (PAKN)AKAT01225-6A2DHC3 OTTERP83 nm
10King Salmon Airport (PAKN)Dillingham Airport (PADL)AKAT01226-6A2DHC3 OTTERP71 nm
11Dillingham Airport (PADL)Iliamna Airport (PAIL)AKAT01227-6A2DHC3 OTTERP136 nm
12Iliamna Airport (PAIL)Kenai Municipal Airport (PAEN)AKAT01228-6A2DHC3 OTTERP138 nm
13Kenai Municipal Airport (PAEN)Lake Hood Strip (Z41)AKAT01229-6A2DHC3 OTTERP60 nm
Total Distance Of Tour: 1224 nm

Pilot Progress

1Reiner  Test - AKA1384
2Steven  Almendinger - AKA1261
3James L  Smith - AKA1288
4Eddie  Baker - AKA100             
5Victor  Martinez - AKA1019
6Per  Enberg - AKA1568
7Selwyn  Orren - AKA321              
8Ruberto  Stutzer - AKA597
9John   Croxford - AKA1542
10William  Taylor - AKA1428             
11Rod  Denison - AKA1311              
12Norm  Richards - AKA995
13Raouf  Rizk - AKA1592
14Roger  Triplett - AKA1305          
15Gary  Rollins - AKA1172              
16Per  Welander - AKA713            
17Marcel  De Boer - AKA1637             
18Brandon  Yoder - AKA1569              
19Charles  Prowse - AKA1631
20Franco  Ciech - AKA1638
21Simon  Dix - AKA1595
22Calvin  Waterbury - AKA1532              
23Mark  Neath - AKA1657             
24Carlos  Silveira - AKA1621
25Steve  Groves - AKA1649