Making of War Eagle Moment: AlaskaHow do you turn Alabama into Alaska?
Step one: Find a gorgeous location with a lake and mountains.
Step two: Find alumni with float planes willing to help recreate a special moment.
Step three: Add snow.
You end up with "faked" Alaska, a beautiful composite of Alabama and Alaska.
Behind the Scenes PhotosClick on an image to begin the slideshow with photo descriptions.
Special ThanksMichael Kirkpatrick '81, location host and owner of the1953 Cessna 180 on straight floats
Hope Kirkpatrick, location host
Wally Kirkpatrick, location host
Bill Shaver, owner and pilot of the1947 Republic Seabee
-Michael Kirkpatrick '81 - Auburn dad
-Jessica Perry - Auburn daughter
-Luke Leonard '93 - Alaska fisherman The Crew
Dr. Neil Schaffner who inspired the commercial with his own float plane moment in Wolverine Creek, Alaska.
Lake Guntersville State Park
Share your War Eagle MomentHundreds of alumni and fans shared their War Eagle Moments with us over the past few years, and "War Eagle Moment: Alaska" is the latest in a series of commercials.
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