On 7/30/2000 I took off from Salt Lake International airport and flew north.

I was able to catch a glimpse of the partial solar eclipse just before the sun set in the smokey sky.


Before takeoff                                                                                       Just after takeoff




Flying north over Bountiful looking towards Antelope Island


First Contact of the Moon (not the jet)            This is more noticeable                     High resolution of the partial eclipse