Go Back   Papua New Guinea Forum > General Category > Anything Goes

Anything Goes Discuss any topics with your wantoks, brothers and sisters, or just pop in and introduce yourself and make friends.

 
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 15-03-2007, 01:19 PM
mangitbay mangitbay is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Canada
Posts: 328
mangitbay is on a distinguished road
Smile MBA Do228's @ Summit Air, Yellowknife, NWT Canada

Well, well, well! When one walks into a house or an office and sees a framed picture of something from his own country on the same wall as the fishing or hunting trophy, that picture must mean something to the person that owns the place.

As I was on my way to board a Summit Air downier 228 plane from Yellowknife to Windy Lake Camp, Nunavut, two framed pictures on the wall caught my eye. The pictures were of two MBAs Do228 planes landing at some airstrip in the highlands of PNG. As I stood there looking at the pictures, the General Manager of Summit Air, Jamie Tait walked towards me and asked if I knew where the pictures were from. I smiled back saying that it was taken in my country,Papua New Guinea. He was surprised to see that someone from Papua New Guinea there in Arctic Canada.

Jamie mentioned to me that his company recently bought 6 MBA Do228s planes from PNG and I will be traveling in one of them to my place of work.

It was quite interesting. These planes were previously flying in the tropics for quite sometime and now doing more flying in Arctic Canada. Sitting in the plane reminded of me flying in the highlands of PNG. The only difference was that I was in my full winter parkers, rated for -70 C.

The last picture shows Windy Lake camp during winter.

Jamie Tait can be contacted @ jtsummitair@gamil.com; www.summitair.net
Attached Images
File Type: jpg P1040797.JPG (174.6 KB, 33 views)
File Type: jpg P1040799.JPG (118.4 KB, 33 views)
File Type: jpg P1040796.JPG (181.4 KB, 32 views)
File Type: jpg P1040801.JPG (179.6 KB, 33 views)
__________________
The beginning of wisdom is fear of the LORD, which is formed with the faithful in the womb. Sirach 1:12- Pro-Life

Last edited by mangitbay; 15-03-2007 at 01:31 PM.
Reply With Quote
Connect With Facebook to "Like" This Thread

HotelsCombined.com - Pack full of the best deals
  #2  
Old 15-03-2007, 01:36 PM
mangitbay mangitbay is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Canada
Posts: 328
mangitbay is on a distinguished road
Quote:
Originally Posted by mangitbay

The last picture shows Windy Lake camp during winter.

Jamie Tait can be contacted @ jtsummitair@gamil.com; www.summitair.net
Here is the picture of Windy Lake Camp, my final destination on the Do228 flight.
Attached Images
File Type: jpg P1040808.JPG (119.1 KB, 29 views)
File Type: jpg P1040902.JPG (128.0 KB, 26 views)
File Type: jpg P1040906.JPG (147.6 KB, 27 views)
__________________
The beginning of wisdom is fear of the LORD, which is formed with the faithful in the womb. Sirach 1:12- Pro-Life

Last edited by mangitbay; 18-03-2007 at 11:04 AM.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT +11. The time now is 06:50 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright© 2000-2015 Matryx Limited.
Hosted by Quadra Hosting