"City of Dunedin" seen here just after push back ready for the long 12 hour 45 minute haul back to Auckland as "New Zealand Five". This shot is a special one for me as ... (more)
Passing over the always busy Sepulveda Bvld on a short final to 24R as Cathay 882 - HKG>LAX.
LAN 601 blasts off runway 25 right bound for Lima, Peru. Delivered on the 15th Of June this year, BDD is a new addition to the database.
Arriving as "Virgin Seven" from LHR is "Lady Penelope" seen here being loaded for its return hop to LHR. The VS7/8 rotation is normally A346 ops with the 744 being used... (more)
Rotorua being towed to the maintenance base, note the chunk missing from the tail section.
Climbing out over the pacific is this new 777F operating to PVG as "CARGO KING 222".
The Field Air ramp comes to life just after sunset with an array of Convair CV-580's and 5800's being loaded for their nocturnal mail runs. Also note the magnificent Boeing BBJ of Gobal Jet operat... (more)
Two company machines here seen leaving Auckland in the evening light. A6-ECR is operating Emirates 407 AKL-MEL-DXB while A6-EDD is Emirates 413 Super AKL-SYD-DXB
747 flying high above these chums.
"Emirates 407 - Dubia via Melbourne" climbs out in the last of the afternoon sun. Thanks to Nick, Colin and Fernando for letting me tag along.
Korean 12 super lifting of the runway for the long haul across the Pacific to Seoul.
This is a pritty typical scene here at NZCH, plenty of props and a lack of widebodies.