aerocache from this week was Makapuu Light, a lighthouse with a colorful
background. The description for this aerocache states, "In 1906, Congress
approved $60,000 for construction of the lighthouse. Any doubt that the light
was truly necessary was eliminated when two months later the liner Manchuria
ran aground off Makapu`u Point." The official name for this lighthouse is
Makapuu Point Light. It's located on the southeastern tip of the Hawaiian
Island of Oahu and holds the record for having the largest lens of any
lighthouse in the United States and for being the third highest light in the
Now it's that time
of the week again where the community gets to weigh in on their favorite
aercocache from last week, with some of them located in Hawaii and others from
Alaska. And you the Flight player get to tell us which of the week's Aerocache
of the Day locations you liked best - and therefore which Aerocache of the Day
should become permanently available.
Here are this week's
Aerocaches to choose from:
- VOR Hilo 116-9, submitted by AlbacoreTunaMan.
- Seasons of Change: Part 1, submitted by community member GeneralAviation.
- Seasons of Change: Part 2, submitted by community member GeneralAviation.
- Halawa Bay
- Honokohau Bay
- Abandoned Wind Farm
This week, the
winning Aerocache is:
For those of you who
may have missed this Aerocache last week, it will be available permanently in
the game shortly.
If you have a
Facebook account, head on over to the MS Flight Facebook page and leave us a
message indicating your favorite aerocache of the week! If you do not use
Facebook, post your votes in the blog comments and we'll add them to the count!
As always, let's
hear those votes!