Weather: 86 Degrees and Clear
All reared up and ready to go, we head out over the city. I was tempted to point and fact check at anything and everything we flew over throughout the trip, I held back.
The flight, 30 minutes in length, took us down the Schuylkill River and over the city, into parts of Philadelphia’ s 9200 acres of public park and over the Zoo. Flying at 900 feet at 120 miles/hour, we passed over manicured cemeteries, picturesque churches, and into an American Eagle’s eye view of Independence Mall.
Sitting in the back, I placed all my hopes for good pictures on @picture_philly, and he did not disappoint. All aerial pictures, courtesy of Picture Philly. All witty banter, my own.
Here’s a great video to show the experience: