Blasting off to Vancouver as CX838 on a nice summer afternoon with the First Officer peering into the sunlight with the Captain at the controls.
It did not seem that long ago that Cathay received it's first 777-300ER. Now a few short years later we have reached the end of the alphabet of the first sequence. Now Roll on the B-KQ* series!
Take one average looking plane, add huge winglets and you get a great looking aircraft!!
Almost looks like an official airline PR shot doesn't it?
Ladies and Gentlemen there will be a slight delay to our departure, please bear with us.
Taxying towards the gate on taxiway H7.
The first A320 for Hong Kong Airlines. Their scheme looks interesting on the A320. I can't decide whether I like it or not. Something doesn't look quite right about it.
One of the best colour schemes around in my opinion, and bathed in the golden light at the end of a nice afternoon, it looks even more magnificent.
Set against the blue sky, this scheme looks fantastic. S7 started flying in a few months ago and I have waited for the nice summer weather to arrive to get exactly this shot!
Ah, the summer weather is here once again!
Seen here arriving into Hong Kong on delivery from Boeing's Everett is Atlas Air's first 747-8F (Excluding the Global Supply Systems three operating for British Airways Cargo). Operating for Panal... (more)
Kicking up water from the reversers after landing on a rather wet day.
Blasting off back to the Middle East and escaping before the storm hits!
It is fantastic that amongst all the fly by wire and other modern aircraft visiting Hong Kong that we still have a classic like this 737-200 visiting. Very nice!!
I do like the look of the 787!