Sunset flight VFR from Unterwössen, Wilder Kaiser, Unterwössen. Feb 15th 2015.
about one hour before sunset.
sun on the runway.
D-KYNG on skiis for this sunset flight.
Take off 40 minutes before sunset.
500 ft above GND
leaving Achental heading south
and a happy crew
and clear view above
the completely frozen Walchsee
view clear and sunny still in 5000 ft
30 minutes before sunset the sun is fading away on the ground
view to Aschau, Germany
view at west end of Zahmer Kaiser
Last sunrays behind some lenticularis clouds @Kufstein/Inntal
the last sun on the mountain Zahmer Kaiser
around the corner
The highest mountains of the alps at our south covered in clouds
a view to rocks and snow
south of Wilder Kaiser and pretty close
not too far away
with last sunrays
and shadow behind it
south of us
time is up and we have to return in order to land safely
the Airfield of St. Johann
up there is still some sun
would have been a good destiantion, but we don't have time left to get there
meanwhile it is getting darker in the cockpit of the SF25
no sun left on the ground
as the sun is going down behind the mountains in the west
with different temperatures und humidity. a last colorful view of the clear air
and airfield Unterwössen with RWY 06 in sight
the RWY is in sight, but still no tracks to see
we made it back in time with 4 extra minutes left for a second approach attempt
turn around and bring the SF25 into the hangar
thanks for this amazing ride