As it often does, it starts out peacefully enough. The evening before:
|Red sky at night, sailor's delight . . .|
By sunrise, things look a little different:
|Red sky in morning, sailor's warning|
Then a lot different:
The wind shifts . . .
Next thing you know, the airplanes are going the other way!
Here's a clue to the strength of the wind. In this shot, the aircraft is not yet under power; look at the rudder:
And now, with the engines running:
Obligatory departure shot:
My favorite shots of the day: