Flying Route 66 (DVD)

$29.99
$29.99

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Product ID: D400A





Travel America's Most Famous Road by Air

Acclaimed aviation photojournalist Russell Munson takes you on a Sky Bum's tour over the Mother Road in his Piper Super Cub. Although largely replaced by interstate highways, Route 66 endures as the spirit of the open road, and a kindred spirit to all who love the freedom of flight. Flying low and slow over the entire 2500-mile path from Chicago to Santa Monica, Munson shows what is and what was of the famous highway. As...Read more


Travel America's Most Famous Road by Air
Acclaimed aviation photojournalist Russell Munson takes you on a Sky Bum's tour over the Mother Road in his Piper Super Cub. Although largely replaced by interstate highways, Route 66 endures as the spirit of the open road, and a kindred spirit to all who love the freedom of flight. Flying low and slow over the entire 2500-mile path from Chicago to Santa Monica, Munson shows what is and what was of the famous highway. As the trip progresses, he muses on weather delays, the beauty of the desert, the mindset of always having your bags packed, and the sheer delight of being at home in the sky flying a small airplane. Features bonus section including, "What is a Piper Super Cub?", a gallery of Munson's spectacular air-to-air photography, favorite Johnathan Livingston Seagull images and aerial photographs. color. (40 min.)
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Pros: Very informational. Cons: From a highschool students point of view, it was a little boaring. I expected an action filled video of fun views and experiences. No offence but its not my favorite video.
December 31, 2014
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Pros: nice photos, good music Cons: I really thought this was going to be a video, and not just a series of still shots.... not worth the price, One Six Right is 10 times better and $10 cheaper!!!
December 31, 2014
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Pros: Somewhat accurate account of Route 66. Cons: Lacks many of the more familiar landmarks/sites along the route disappointing coverage of many areas. Too many pictures of things not cloesly related to Route 66. Major city attractions fly past way to quickly to be enjoyed.
December 31, 2014
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Pros: It was a gift. He loved it.
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Pros: Interesting viewing, entertaining to watch
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Cons: Video is very drab -- mostly a combination of still photos, and even those don't capture Route 66 in the way I had hoped they would. I was looking for a more 16 Right approach to Route 66 -- if that's what you're after, this video is not for you
December 31, 2014
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Pros: I'll watch anything aviation related. Great Snap Shots. Cons: Not what I was expecting. it's not a motion picture of Flying Route 66. it desperatly needs the first 6 minutes removed. I have an idea that Mr. Munson drove a VW bus with puff the magic dragon in the right seat and flowers on the side in the sixtys. Hang in there Russell, Peace
December 31, 2014
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Pros: Good "slide show" - photos good quality Cons: Good "slide show" - thought it would be a "video" taken from the plane over the country side, ie on the "move".
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Pros: Beautiful photography. Expensive for what you got.
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Pros: Very informative and interesting Cons: Screen script could be a little better written. While the DVD was very informative and interesting, it's hardly worth $29.00. Price should be in the $10.00 to $15.00 range.
February 17, 2012
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