One of China Airlines myriad 747s making her final approach into Hong Kong on her shuttle from TPE.
The ground crew sends off Dynasty 17 with a wave and a bow, so typical of the respect shown in Japanese culture [EOS 7D 1200px]
Delivered to China Airlines on 25 February 1998. Seen here during departure from the 'Kaagbaan' for flight CI0066 (with my wife on board of this flight) to Taipei, Taiwan via Bangkok, Thailand.
Blasting off the runway!