Editor’s note: This is the latest installment in our weekly series called simply the “Friday Photo.” Each week we’ll share a great photo taken from the cockpit – one that shares the joy, beauty or fun of flying. If you’d like to join in, send your photo and description (using the format below) to: email@example.com
The view: Sunset over the Pacific
The pilot: Jim Yares
The airplane: Cessna 172XP
The mission: Flying my son home from a hockey tournament in San Diego.
The memory: A good reminder why an instrument rating is handy in California. A beautiful sunset awaits above the marine layer.