(Video) Sun eclipse seen from over 10 000 meters, from 870 Alaska Airlines flight
To intercept the total solar eclipse, which took place on 8 in March, Alaska Airlines has agreed to change the 870 flight schedule (Anchorage - Honolulu). The request came from a group of astronomers, including Joe Rao, an astronomer with experience in tracking solar eclipses.
The delay of 25 minutes gave the passengers a unique astronomical show, which they will not forget too soon. Follow their reaction in the material above.