Virgin Atlantic's first 787-9 lands after its first flight.
New Zealand 102 taxis out to RWY16L for the flight across the ditch. Air New Zealand have some of the best liveries in the world. The All Blacks scheme looks amazing on the B789!
New Zealand 104 rotates on a wet RWY16L for the return trip to Auckland. The weather decided to play along, with the clouds rolling away just in time for this beauty.
Air New Zealand's latest asset seen here arriving from its day trip to Sydney and back.
A little untidy but an area not often seen "Crew Rest" I could sleep here no problem
ANA's B787-9 has launched commercial flights from 7th Aug.
Is there any more awesome aircraft than this in the world, I don't think there is. [Canon 7D]
1400px "New Zealand 104" climbing away from RWY16L heading back to Auckland on the 4th day of 787-9 ops after the first ever revenue flight for the updated dreamliner 4 days previous... (more)
NZ104 commences her taxi after pushback from gate 54, bound for Auckland.