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These aircraft wrecks were rescued from the ice -- and flew again

Elleston Trevor referenced this in his 1964 novel, which was later brought to the film, "The Flight of the Phoenix". It's the story of an air crew that, after crash-landing in the Sahara Desert, manages to repair their aircraft and fly to safety. The "Flight of the Phoenix" may have been fiction, but in the real world, aircraft have, on rare occasions, managed to make unlikely, almost miraculous, comebacks. The extreme climatic conditions of some of the world's most… ( More...

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Steven Richardson 1
Just hope flight aware keeps us updated on this great achievement , the rise of the Phoenix again.
Highflyer1950 1
I posted a couple of pics of “Glacier Girl” in the photo section. This is one beautiful aircraft......forget the monkey in front!
william baker 0
Howdy highflyer how have you been? Havent see you around lately
Highflyer1950 0
Hi there, been up to the lake, golfing and just enjoying life. Thanks for asking.
william baker 0
Your so welcome. The lake does sound lovely doesnt it.


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