One of the very few photos of this aircraft in the normal scheme! This became the Royal Barge, and is now the first of the fleet to be repainted into the new scheme.
brand new c/s
That's what I call "heavy duty"!!
Hariphunchai arriving on Runway 34L as TG0991 from Bangkok.
With carbon dust streaming from the brakes TG991 to Auckland climbs away from runway 34L.
"Royal Barge" gets airborne for her journey to Kansai.[Canon-20D]
Having ballooned the landing badly the crew od this Thai Barge have just got the nosewheel down after using almost half the available Rwy at a blustery overcast Sydney.EOS10D 100-400L
The tradition Thai arts of gold foil painting can be seen through the same craftsman on this Royal Barge departing for Auckland.
Departing on a beautiful morning for a short hop to Auckland where it will remain there for most of the morning and returning to SYD later in the afternoon.
Magnificient sunset on the Thai Airways Orchid livery. The special paint scheme of Royal Barge can be seen on the lower right hand corner.