SkyChick Live from Black Rock Desert
posted on Sep 2, 2015
SkyChick Adventure pilot Ramona Cox will broadcast a free, real-time feed of her trip into the Black Rock Desert, Nevada, including incredible aerial views from her Cessna TU206. Viewers can capture a first look of the live event on Friday, September 4, starting at 10 AM PT / 1 PM ET / 17 UTC.
Ramona has been adventure camping in the Black Rock Desert since 1987. Throughout the broadcast Ramona will highlight past trips into the desert and explore interesting story lines while on-site at this remote and fascinating place on Earth. Viewers can ask questions online using the hashtag #skychick.
Says Ramona Cox, "As a longtime adventure pilot, I love flying into unique, hard to reach places like Black Rock. I am super excited to report in live from my campsite in the Black Rock Desert with aerial photos and videos taken from my Cessna TU206."
The Black Rock Desert, a dry remnant of Lake Lahontan, is about 100 miles (160 km) north of Reno covering about 300,000 acres of land. The site has been used for land speed records, rocket launches, aerial gunnery range, and special events like the Burning Man Festival.
SkyChick Black Rock Broadcast:
Start time: Friday, September 4, 10 AM PT / 1 PM ET / 17 UTC
Hashtag - #skychick