23 Incredible Photos Of Storms And Skies That Only A 747 Pilot Can Shoot For You

Updated on October 13th, 2016

An airline pilot Christiaan van Heijst  has captured incredible photos from cockpit of 747 jumbo jets around the world. Here’s a selection of some of his photos showing weather and night skies.

1. A huge thunderstorm cloud casts a huge shadow over the state of Minnesota

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2. The Northern Lights from inside the cockpit of an airliner

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3. Rays of sunlight streaming through clouds in Latacunga, Ecuador

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4. The Milky Way glowing over Calcutta, India

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5. A sunset over the Atlantic Ocean

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6. A bright full moon illuminating clouds below

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7. Sunlight streaming through clouds onto the state of Alaska

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8. Glowing auroras above, glowing thunderstorms below

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9. Thunderstorms over Toronto, Canada, as seen from the cockpit of a plane
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10. Thunderstorm at sunset

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11. St Elmos fire on 747 windows

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12. Attention Cargolux 661 Heavy, Kansas City Center

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13. Cruising over Siberia, the midnight summer sun stays close

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14. Clouds over the vast and seemingly infinite Sahara

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15. Sunset over Greenland; the ice covered ocean and the icy mountains

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16. Taken last week over Northern China

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17. Very heavy thunderstorms over Eastern China

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18. A path through stormy skies

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19. Sunset over Mongolia

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20. A beautiful sunset over the Chinese part of the Himalaya mountains, the Roof of the World

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21. Moonrise over Greenland While the sun has just dropped below the horizon

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22. While flying over the always cold Greenland landscapes

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23. Sunset over the Grand Canyon, Arizona

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Source:jpcvanheijst.com

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