Lining up for take off on runway 27L operating flight CX38 to Milan - Malpensa (MXP). Built in 2012. The flight was delayed from the previous evening which allowed the opportunity to photograph th... (more)
The "golden hour" providing some stunning light and contrast for the arrival of this giant on 18R (Polderbaan). The company currently operates 6 of the 800 series 747s.
This was by far the treat of the week at MIA, seeing this massive, sleek and clean bird coming in over the lagoon, landing right in front of me on runway 27 on a sunny afternoon (1200x800 pixels).
LX-VCK as CLX740 on short final early in the morning.
AIR CHINA 1315 is about to land on rwy 02R from Beijing in the afternoon.
The 1500th Boeing 747 aircraft which you can see the decal right above the registration. LUFTHANSA 796 final approach rwuy 07L from Frankfurt in the afternoon.
First time for me seeing a 747 of the -8 variety.
Rolling for take off, runway 18.