Sunset departure for London with some serious bird formation near front wheels. Fortunately in far distance.. [Nikon D70]
Qantas 5 tilting back nicely in late afternoon.Favourite angle of 747!
The afternoons setting sun catches Qantas 1 outbound for the long trek to the UK.
Qantas 5 taxiing out past for 34L,Thanks for Wave from person in Jumpseat.
Taxing in after landing.
Melbourne climbs away from Runway 16R bound for Singapore and Frankfurt. The impending southerly change makes for a dark backdrop.
It looked as though it was going to pour shortly after this departure, but no rain eventuated. It made for some great background contrast, though!
Notice the FedEx MD11 at the tail of this 747
VH-OJC on its way to Melbourne as QF26, running a little late as the flight diverted to Nadi en-route LAX-AKL earlier in the day due to morning fog which closed Auckland Airport...
something really got me hooked on this shot, i guess its a different angle, which really makes it look massive.
Double the luck 2 jumbo's on approach runway 27 both Qantas, 1 from Tokyo and the other from LA.
Crossing a line of clouds over the Tasman Sea, enroute from Auckland to Melbourne aboard Qantas Flight 26.