View of the 162 cockpit showing the unusual control sticks which are designed to replicate the movement of a floor mounted stick while taking up less space. The 162 also has no interior paneling t... (more)
The airfield at Pauanui Beach is a popular spot for pilots in the Auckland region.
Undergoing some routine maintenance.
Visiting from Queenstown, still wearing the livery from its previous life as an air racer at Reno in the US.
Taxiing back to the parking area after competing in the 2012 RNZAC aero club national competitions.
On the apron at New Plymouth, note Mt. Taranaki on the left in the background!
Passing the summit of Mt. Ruapehu - took us a while to get the Tomahawk up to 10,000ft but the view was worth it!
Nice crosswind landing!
This is the second use of the "TAX" registration by Ardmore Flying School; the previous one which I photographed in 2005 was written off in an accident.
Ardmore viewed from 1000ft.