LAN 800 touches down in Auckland before continuing onwards to Santiago.
United 100 IAD-MAN
BALKAN HOLIDAYS 5505 inbound from Varona
New Zealand 8 Heavy climbs off runway 05R as she heads on yet another flight across the Pacific to SFO. I found I was particularly unlucky trying to catch these departures in the golden hou... (more)
Vacating at A3 after arriving from Melbourne as NZ124
"Dunedin" flaring over the keys after a Nadi return trip. She flew her last sector 1 month later from LAX - VCV for part out and scrap. R I P ZK-SUH.
First shot in the DB of JBB seen here at MAN just 1 week after delivery.
NZ273 arriving from Tongatapu, while the afternoon sun makes the rain showers in the distance glow orange.
New comer to the regional scene is Jetstar, Competing with Air New Zealand using a fleet of Bombardier Q-300s.
Nothing like golden light on a fresh coat of paint. ZK-OKE looking immaculate as she arrives from Brisbane.
Air Asia X-Men special from the Gold Coast.
Only an MD-11 or a 747 can get me plane spotting in the harsh summer light. On Sundays we get both.