Arriving Hawaii

Landfall after 11 days at sea, always nice.

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The volcanic nature soon apparent

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The landfall all Honolulu homeport seafarers want to see, Diamond Head.

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Can you imagine in the days of manned light houses the requests for this appointment, especially from the Aleutian Islands.

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Passing Honolulu on our way to the Marina at Ko Olina on the west coast.

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Rain behind the city.

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There was a USAF Galaxy doing ‘touch & go’ exercises as we approached Barber Point. We thought on one of them we might get an overhead but they varied the pattern so it never happened.

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Looking north along the coast as we approached the marine channel

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