My flight home to Sydney on this bird proved to be dramatic with a depressurization warning over the Hawaiian islands that caused oxygen masks to drop during 5 minutes of panic.
On finals for LAX's 25L after 4 hours from New Orleans. My first time riding the semitar.
OXB arriving into a dark and rainy Auckland Airport.
A light Easterly breeze meant runway 05 right was in use allowing me to get a different angle of Big Black coming in from Brisbane.
Take off on 03.
Smaug, the second Hobbit Jet from Air New Zealand, was repainted to a normal c/s on 21 April 2015. Seen here departing Los Angeles for London Heathrow as NZ2.
On final from Sydney. Inaugural first service SCL-AKL-SYD-AKL-SCL replacing the Airbus A340.
Take off for display at Classic Fighters 2015.
engine stays running as ground support is sparse
On final for landing after display at Classic Fighters 2015.
Jetstar rolling out in Auckland's magic winter light
ZK-NGP was retired from service 13/08/14 after just over 6 years of service with Air New Zealand. Seen here in happier times departing to Wellington.
777F's are slowly beginning to dominate the freight game at LAX.
'China Southern 336' rotates off 05R as she begins 1 of the 2 daily runs to Guangzhou.
Nice to see the big 777 departing during the day. Operating a delayed flight back to Manila.