Category Archives: Central Asia

ToDos for 2015

Edit 1: Italics are the trip updates Well, it is 2015.  I am back in Almaty, Kazakhstan, starting the second half of the school year.  I enjoyed New Years in Saigon, Vietnam.  2015 will be another busy year for me.  Currently I have scheduled trips to: Saigon, Vietnam (March) – Spring Break Dehli, India (March) […]

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#HourOfCode – #Kazakhstan @codeorg

I did the Hour of Code (#HourOfCode) with all of my ICT students last week and last Monday. The classes were from. 6th to 10th Graders. I gave my students options of completing the Hour of Code in English and Russian. I was surprised at their enthusiasm. In the end 30 students received certificates for […]

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Air Astana KC907 over the Alatau Mountains

Air Astana KC907 over the Alatau Mountains (Kyrgyzstan)

I missed flying over the Alatau Mountains.  The last time I ever took photos from the air over Kyrgzystan was on an Air Kyrgyzstan flight from Osh to Bishkek.  I remember taking many photos.  On Air Astana KC907, I was able to take a short video of the flight over the Alatau Mountains.  In the […]

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Air Astana KC907 takeoff

Air Astana KC-907 winter takeoff

Monday’s video will focus on the takeoff of Air Astana KC-907 after it was de-iced.  It had just started to snow again.  Sorry for the blurry window, it was due to the de-icing chemicals.  It will go away as the Boeing 757 gets into the air.  This flight is headed to New Dehli, India, on […]

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