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3. Gulf of Alaska & Peninsula Floats (Level 1-Easy-6A)

Status: Active
Description: This tour is a rebuilt tour from 2011. It has 16 legs which progress along the Alaskan west coast on the Gulf of Alaska and on the peninsula: Alaska bush flying: a mix of water and land moorings. This tour has 16 legs, mostly floats but there are 5 legs which have land moorings: Legs 7, 8, 12, 13 and 16 so use an amphibian for those legs. IE: DHC-2, DHC-3, C185, (*DHC-6 amphibian is recommended for some of these slightly longer legs), Tour Flight Leg Rating Conditions: Level 1/Easy. “6A0”: 6=Max landing rate is -600fpm. A-Autopilot and GPS use permitted. (There are no Stop-overs on any of these legs). Tour Download for this excursion is available in the Tour downloads section which contains the all the tour details, flight plans, sky vector map links as well as the award for completion.
3. Gulf of Alaska & Peninsula Floats (Level 1-Easy-6A)

Leg: Departure: Arrival: Flight: Aircraft: Distance:
1Sitka SPB (A29)Pelican SPB (PEC)AKA032-TDHC-671 nm
2Pelican SPB (PEC)Yakutat SPB (2Y3)AKA033-TDHC-6169 nm
3Yakutat SPB (2Y3)Ellamar SPB (1Z9)AKA034-TDHC-6255 nm
4Ellamar SPB (1Z9)Island Lake SPB (2R3)AKA035-TDHC-6156 nm
5Island Lake SPB (2R3)Port Williams SPB (KPR)AKA036-TDHC-6159 nm
6Port Williams SPB (KPR)Alitak SPB (ALZ)AKA037-TDHC-6126 nm
7Alitak SPB (ALZ)Kulik Lake (LKK)AKA038-TDHC-6146 nm
8Kulik Lake (LKK)Tikchik Lodge SPB (AK56)AKA039-TDHC-6137 nm
9Tikchik Lodge SPB (AK56)Tuntutuliak SPB (Z20)AKA040-TDHC-6147 nm
10Tuntutuliak SPB (Z20)Akiachak SPB (KKI)AKA041-TDHC-657 nm
11Akiachak SPB (KKI)Newtok (WWT)AKA042-TDHC-6108 nm
12Newtok (WWT)Kwigillingok (KWK)AKA043-TDHC-689 nm
13Kwigillingok (KWK)Shannons Pond SPB (0Z3)AKA044-TDHC-6171 nm
14Shannons Pond SPB (0Z3)Chignik Bay SPB (Z78)AKA045-TDHC-6191 nm
15Chignik Bay SPB (Z78)Blinn Lake SPB (Z87)AKA046-TDHC-6184 nm
16Blinn Lake SPB (Z87)Unalaska Airport (PADU)AKA047-TDHC-6178 nm
Total Distance Of Tour: 2345 nm

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1Andrew  Crowley - AKA1377              
2Peter  Woodward - AKA1334
3Larry  Wannamaker - AKA710                 
4Barry  Morton - AKA393
5Graham  Buffinton - AKA1286                 
6James L  Smith - AKA1288
7Bernie  Stockwell - AKA1335        
8Jeff  Calvert - AKA1410                 
9Norm  Richards - AKA995
10Victor  Martinez - AKA1019
11Roger  Triplett - AKA1305               
12John  Dean - AKA1276
13Chris  Melanidisz - AKA737                 
14Brian  Smith - AKA332                
15Steve  Horn - AKA1454           
16Reiner  Test - AKA1384
17Daniel  Coshell - AKA1073                
18Pierluigi  Crisci - AKA1496                
19Carlos  Silveira - AKA1621