My first meeting with a Cathay 748, which had started serving DAC only days earlier from when this was shot.
Flight 71 landing from Miami.
Late afternoon take off to CDG
The Hong Kong Trader departing to Milan as Cathay 038
Her first visit to VGHS. Return time. Took off from RW 32 on a clear afternoon.
1400px Looking down on the Hong Kong Trader 748F as she taxis to the bay after arrival on the northern complex from Anchorage and Hong Kong. [Canon 7D]
Powering off from runway 16.
Landing on a KLM 744's head!
One of the many things I miss about 747 classics was how they sounded, especially on takeoff - lovely! She began her life in 1980 as a passenger plane and was originally delivered to Varig as PP-... (more)