2019 08 31 Flight to Martha's Vineyard

The plane, and Eric, our friend who took us with him to MV. Checking every detail before departure. Started on Islip Airport, looking down on the neighbors. Annika was in charge of picture taking, Eric was flying and I was helping with the radio and the maps.
A selfie. Aerial of Brookhaven National Laboratory. The central campus of Brookhaven National Laboratory. NSLS-II, the big ring building in the middle, and Eric's and my workplace.
Riverhead, commercial area. Flanders Bay. Mattituck Inlet, northern shore. Robins Island in the Peconic Bay.
Greenport and Shelter Island. Sag Harbor. Eastern Tip of the Northfork of Long Island. Montauk Lighthouse and a ton of boats cruising around.
New Shoreham and airport on Block Island. Squibnocket Pond on MV. South shore of MV. MV has a lot of woods.
The landing strip of MV airport ahead. East Chop Lighthouse Looking northwest, over to Cape Cod Massachusetts and Cape Cod on the other side.
The mood was great. Mad Martha's ice cream shop in Oak Bluff. Time to look around, as well. Oak Bluff. Houses around Trinity Park in Oak Bluff
Small houses around Trinity Park. Former seamen homes. A coffee at lunch time. Aquinnah Cliffs and Gay Head Lighthouse. Two friends.
The flight crew at Aquinnah Cliffs. The afternoon sun over the Block Island Sound. Mishaum Point, obviously a place for the rich. Westport Point, boats everywhere.
Newport, RI, looking south. Block Island and an offshore windpark in the distance. Ferry, sailboat, and lighthouse in the Block Island Sound. Little Gull and Great Gull Island at the entrance of the Long Island Sound.
North Haven Peninsula, Sag Harbor in the back. Close to sunset at the north shore of Long Island. The big city in the distance, 50 miles away.