168 pages, approx. 200 partly double-page pictures
Large format 21,4 x 30,1 cm, 8,5 x 12 inch, hardcover
Language: English / German
Price: EUR 49,95 (incl: 2€ to support: Cargo Human Care e.V.)
Publisher: ursa minor Verlag / Ritterimages, Wedemark 2007
The north polar flight routings from Europe to Asia, with their remote emergency airports and unique landscape are among the most spectacular airways in the world.
This book joins the last big Trijet the McDonnell Douglas MD-11 on her journey via Greenland and the North Polar Sea to the fuel stop in Alaska and further via the Bering Sea to Japan.
The layover in Fairbanks gives a fascinating insight into life at 40° below zero and arctic aviation with bush pilots and over fifty year old veteran airliners still flying the skies of Alaska.