5. DC-7 Long Haul (Level 1-Easy-5A0)
Description: This DC-7 tour was originally created on Alaska Adventures back in 2012, for all to enjoy flying historical piston aircraft in the wilds and ruggedness of Alaskan scenery. The DC Tour is with DC aircraft only touring Alaska and Western Canada. The tour consists of 14 legs, starting and ending at Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC) flying throughout Alaska and parts of Canada. The DC-7, (Douglas Commercial)/McDonnell Douglas) type aircraft is the recommended one for this tour (since it is a DC-7 tour!!) or similar 4 engine multi. There will be a few white knuckle landings that will bring you into the mountains. Tour Flight Leg Rating Conditions: Level 1/Easy. “5A0”: 5=Max landing rate is -500fpm. A-Autopilot and GPS use permitted. (There are no Stop-overs on any of these legs). Tour Download for this trip is available in the Tour downloads section. This tour download contains the all the tour details, flight plans, sky vector map links as well as the award for completion. Enjoy flying the DC-7 (or 4 engine pro equivalent). Note: For P3Dv4x users DC-6 works perfect for this tour as there is no compatible DC-7 release for P3Dv4x at this time. Opens - Jan 15, 2018 and runs until Feb. 28, 2018.
|1||Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)||Kodiak Airport (PADQ)||AKA056-T||DC7||253 nm|
|2||Kodiak Airport (PADQ)||Cold Bay Airport (PACD)||AKA057-T||DC7||428 nm|
|3||Cold Bay Airport (PACD)||Nome Airport (PAOM)||AKA058-T||DC7||651 nm|
|4||Nome Airport (PAOM)||Wiley Post-Will Rogers (BRW)||AKA059-T||DC7||519 nm|
|5||Wiley Post-Will Rogers (BRW)||Fairbanks Intl. Airport (PAFA)||AKA060-T||DC7||502 nm|
|6||Fairbanks Intl. Airport (PAFA)||Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)||AKA061-T||DC7||854 nm|
|7||Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)||Prince Rupert Airport (CYPR)||AKA062-T||DC7||89 nm|
|8||Prince Rupert Airport (CYPR)||Seattle-Tacoma Intl. Airport (KSEA)||AKA063-T||DC7||591 nm|
|9||Seattle-Tacoma Intl. Airport (KSEA)||Vancouver International Airport (CYVR)||AKA064-T||DC7||127 nm|
|10||Vancouver International Airport (CYVR)||Watson Lake Airport (CYQH)||AKA065-T||DC7||788 nm|
|11||Watson Lake Airport (CYQH)||Petersburg James A. Johnson Airport (PAPG)||AKA066-T||DC7||273 nm|
|12||Petersburg James A. Johnson Airport (PAPG)||Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport (PASI)||AKA067-T||DC7||93 nm|
|13||Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport (PASI)||Valdez Pioneer Field (PAVD)||AKA068-T||DC7||478 nm|
|14||Valdez Pioneer Field (PAVD)||Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)||AKA069-T||DC7||125 nm|
|Total Distance Of Tour: 5771 nm|
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