Departing Sydney for Shenzen on the daily UPS service.
Nice to catch the Taca in Star Alliance colours after seeing her around the ramp a few times. Departing for El Salvador as Taca 523
Probably the most boring aircraft in the Qantas fleet arriving from Manila as Qantas 20
Twice a week Aircalin send the A330, lucky to get it departing for Noumea in some nice winter light.
"Fraser Island" lining up for the gate after arriving some 4 hours late as Qantas 6 from Changi Intl. The delay was due to the large amount of smoke in the Sydney area ... (more)
Departing for Dubai via Brisbane in some epic light as Emirates 435. At the start of October this service was replaced by an A380 making it the end of 77W operations through Auckland... (more)
Arriving from Nadi Intl as New Zealand 57. Cant think of too many of Air New Zealand's routes that do not receive the 772ER, they seem to everywhere. A fitting aircraft to mark my 77... (more)
Sydney is great for these shots when 34's are in use.
Arriving from Johannesburg's "Tambo Intl" is this beautiful old 747 operating as Qantas 63 JNB-SYD.
After bringing me over on this flight the previous evening NCJ is back again operating the NZ105/108 rotation. Wish they kept this livery.
Singapore 221 Super glidding over 16 right after the haul from Changi Intl. This frame has been operating this route for the last two weeks!
Qantas 7520 arriving from Shanghai, Pudong Intl right on sunset. Departed 3 Hours later on the reverse route,
"Velocity 565" begins her rotation for the haul to Perth. Great looking livery for this A330.
Korean 130 approaching the rotation point as she thunders down Auckland's 23L for Seoul