Category Friends

Spotlight Photographer- Peter Van Dyke (October 2011)

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I would like to announce Octobers Spotlight Photographer has been selected. Peter Van Dyke has been selected for the month of October.  Peter has been a member of PHX Spotters since March 2011. His photos are top notch. And as usual always happy to help out our members when it comes to spotting locations and anything about commercial airlines. I get the pleasure of working with Peter at US Airways. Here is a little information about Peter Van Dyke

My name is Peter Van Dyke, I’m 22 years old living in Phoenix at the moment.  I’ve had a longtime interest in anything transportation related, mostly photographing trains before moving over to aviation about four years ago...

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PHX Spotters visit KLAX.

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Last week Jason Bong and Kyle Boyd decided to take a flight to KLAX for a day of spotting.  We decided to catch a flight out of KPHX to spend the day at KLAX.  We caught the first flight out and were in Los Angeles at 0900. We decided to hang out at the In & Out Burger on Sepulveda Boulevard. We were able to walk to our location that we planned out to catch the Quantas 380. This was my first encounter with the AB380. During our visit we were able to catch Korean Air 777 to another Singapore 380. And we could not pass going and getting a awesome burger at In & Out. The funny thing about that is we missed the KLM 747. The spotting trip was a huge success. And we have decided to go again in October. This time we have decided to rent a car...

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Spotlight Photographer Saurabh Patel (September 2011)

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I would like to announce that Saurabh Patel has been nominated for the Septembers Spotlight Photographer. Since he has joined the PhxSpotters group he has been a great asset to have when it comes to taking photos. The photos he produces are breathtaking. He is also took on the the task of  building our spotters maps. Please take a second and look at his large portfolio of pictures.  Here is a little introduction about Saurabh Patel.

My name is Saurabh Patel. Have been a PHX resident for over 7 years now. Been spotting for almost 4 years in the valley of the sun. I have crossed the dreaded 30 year mark a couple years back and stopped counting my age every since . I used to live in south Phoenix just a few miles from the airport so I was spotting almost on a weekly basis...

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