[1400 px] Remember when Eastern called their L-1011s WhisperJets? First time seeing the 747-8 in action and I couldn't believe how quiet it was.
Dusk arrival from Frankfurt on runway 23R panned at 1/30s
B-HKX was stored in 2013 after 16 years of flying, beginning with Singapore Airlines in 1997, and Cathay Cargo from 2009.
SPECIAL SCHEME "HONG KONG TRADER" TakeOff From Milano Malpensa TO Hong Kong LUCA@NICOLOTTI
Sometimes a delay of 12 hours is good, this time, the result is the arrival of the B747-8F of Cathay at sunset.
I've no words for this shot. My first time that I go inside MXP with Clipper day, and my first time that I see the Hong Kong trader. Simply amazing!