A month later, Ben asked me to fly in to his family's trapline in the heart of the Talkeetna Mountains- to help close down the cabins for the inbetween season while airstrips turned to mush, and to wrangle his Dad's Akita puppy on the flight out.
So when he asked me to go flying with him in his 150hp Piper Super Cub, I didn't hesitate (after the requisite interrogation about his pilot resume).
I drove up to his brother's airstrip at the Matanuska Glacier in March of the year 2000, and I watched as he warmed up the airplane in lovely pre-spring weather.
And of course, its essential to our lifestyle and livelihoods. There's just nothing like soaring over remote mountain valleys, pointing out sheep and goats, settling down on river bars and mountain tops...
Barry Pepper and Annabella Piugattuk star in this epic story of friendship and survival in the Canadian Arctic.
and the annual cost far exceeds that of our home and family.
All that money and angst is worth it though, as bush flying is one of the most exhilarating experiences imaginable.Despre numele Anabella Numele de fata Anabella este o forma a numelui de origine latina Annabel, care este un nume compus din numele Anna si Bella.O alta explicatie a originii si semnificatiei numelui spune ca numele Anabella ar fi de fapt o forma a numelui de origine latina Amabela si inseamna dragut, amabil, dulce, usor de iubit.Its a good thing I did, because we planned to be gone only one night... Well, now we know the gamut of what can go wrong and what might change the best laid plans.but the trip turned into a week-and-a-half dance with bad weather and failing airstrips. So we try to plan for the unplanned and cover all bases.Some of the more modern agents prefer chainsaws and hand-held jigsaws, while Pussy Willow is more subtle with her planes and chisels.