Going through San Francisco on our way to the airport. The airport is actually in the city of San Bruno which is south of San Francisco.. The picture in the upper left corner is Alcatraz hidden behind some haze from the fog. The middle right picture is the Bay Bridge. Below that one is Coit Tower. I couldn't get the Golden Gate Bridge because it was hidden by fog. Taking these pictures from a moving vehicle is a real challenge.
This is where my husband has worked for the past 42 yrs. He started as an apprentice mechanic when he was only 18.
The weather was beautiful and I think our grandkids had a great time.
If you ever wondered why the price of airline tickets are so much these babies are really BIG bucks!
Pratt & Whitney engines power the Boeing 747-400 and the 767-200/300
The landing gear compartment.
The Blue Angels were here for San Francisco's fleet week. We didn't get to see their show since it was in the city. But we did see them fire up the planes and watch them take off.
Just in case you have never flown First Class this is what you're missing. My daughter in law Julie was laughing because I told her they sort of look like a coffin.
No matter how many times I tour the United facility I still find it so fascinating. It takes an awful lot to run an airline!