An uncommon sight at YPAD - a domestic freighter operating during daylight hours.
Solpac 523 bound for Honiara in the Solomon Islands on another cargo run. Sistership ZK-TLC suffered an accident there about a month later.
Aircraft first registered in Australia: 7th March 1997
Year of manufacture: 1983
PAQ532 on short finals for RWY01 on the usual freight run from Port Moresby
Climbing out of RWY19 on another freight run.
(Built 1990) about to touch down on Rwy 19 as PAQ532 from Port Moresby. Ex N371TA with TACA and Freedom Air, PP-VPF with Varig and LZ-HVB with Bulgaria Air and Hemus Air. It was registered N919GF ... (more)