16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Apocalypse Getaway

Red sky in the morning is not only a warning for sailors, but airmen too. This flight was captured while seemingly escaping a horrific conflagration just after lifting off from Charlotte-Douglas Airport (CLT). The sunrise and cloud conditions changed changed before the next plane departed.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2018
Date Uploaded: 10.2018
Photo Location: Charlotte, North Carolina, United States of America
Camera: iPhone 7 Plus
Copyright: © Nick Fischer