Category Archives : Aviation Photography


Wings of Freedom at Groton/New London Airport 1

OK, now for Part II of my Tuesday adventures – Wings of Freedom.  I had heard about the Wings of Freedom tour stopping at the Groton/New London airport on the news this morning, so I figured it would be worth a stop at lunchtime.  Well, I did stop, but not exactly for as long as […]


All with a half mile – Freight on rail & sea, machine guns & some passengers…oh, yeah, and a rolling meet over the water

Yep, you read that right. Short version – in a span of about 20 minutes, and without moving my ass more than 15 feet, I was able to catch the freighter Persenk unloading copper plates at the State Pier in New London, a pair of small US Coast Guard cutters (armed with machine guns on […]