With a great backdrop of the Coral Sea a Qantas 737 departs Cairns on a gorgeous afternoon with the first of the reef boats returning to port from Green Island in the background.
With a great backdrop of the Coral Sea a Virgin 737 departs Cairns on a gorgeous afternoon.
Now gone from the skies of the world a JAL 744 hauls into the corner off runway 15 at Cairns..great weather great light great aeroplane.
If you have a chance to look at the QF fonts and title from the port side, you will realise it actually looks better than they are on the starboard side.
Looking good taking off from Cairns international, it will even looks better with the updates QF color scheme where the kangaroo's leg will not longer be chopped off by the horizontal stabilizer.
Cairns ATC Tower on a hot, humid afternoon just before a big storm which was behind me. [Canon 50D]
Typical backdrop for taking off from RWY 15 on a beautiful sunny day, how I wish the weather is this nice at my hometown!
I am quite surprised at the amount of helicopter traffic at CNS, probably due to some of them used as sightseeing purposes. Here an Emergency Medical chopper swing into action, this is the 3rd ti... (more)
Making a sharp left turn after departure from RWY 15, the Dash 8 looks quite good from this angle!
As the name has suggested, the AirFast MD has quite a quick rotation on its flight to Timika, OCT is one of the 2 MD82 that AirFast is operating.
Something apart from the standard white fuselage, the "Breast cancer awareness" Dash 8 stands out quite well from the blue sky in Cairns.