The Field Air ramp comes to life just after sunset with an array of Convair CV-580's and 5800's being loaded for their nocturnal mail runs. Also note the magnificent Boeing BBJ of Gobal Jet operat... (more)
Dynasty 52 departs Auckland for Taoyuan International via Sydney.
The big triple can be seen here making a heavy departure at sunset operating New Zealand Six Auckland ->- Los Angeles.
Jetstar 214 on a long take off roll as she heads for Melbourne.
The last of the trio of Emirates A380's to depart is Sydney bound.
Singapore 7297 departs Auckland for Melbourne.
Air Freight 23 climbing in the nice evening light on a return run to Christchurch. Quite a privilege to see a Convair in 2014.
Showing of her new livery
Sir William Hudson as Qantas 154 heading out of the international apron to depart for Melbourne on one of many Jitconnict legs that day.
Singapore 286 slowly taxiing for departure home to Singapore. It was good to catch this from the obs deck.
New Zealand 535 on taxi for a Christchurch departure after a runway change, recently repainted into the new scheme. I'd love to be down on the taxiway works!
New Zealand 175 on push for the 7 hour flight to Perth. This flight will end up being operated by the new 787-9s later in the year. [1600px]
Jetstar 214 finishing up on loading before pushback to Melbourne on the inaugural JQ 787 service to New Zealand. The MEL-AKL-MEL 787 flights will only last for a month. [1600px]
On final for 23L from Melbourne and just the second visit.