Very lucky to catch the Air New Zealand's Smaug the Dragon lining up at London Heathrow for her long departure back to Auckland via Los Angeles.
"The Hobbit - An Unexpected Journey" rolls down outbound NZ.
Loving this angle of NCJ as she gets prepped for NZ105 to Sydney after getting towed over from the hardstand. [1600px]
NZ99 on short final to RWY 16L.
Flight 6 to Auckland.
Air New Zealand B737-300 on take-off roll at Christchurch International Airport
New Zealand 136 off 01 bound for Auckland on her first visit to Brisbane in the new scheme. She looks absolutely amazing, can't wait to see the 787-9 in this livery. [1600px]
Finally I see Smaug. And what a beauty she is. Excellent luck for me as I was making my way back down to home from the Sunshine Coast. Departing to Auckland as New Zealand 136. [1600... (more)
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New Zealand 805 from Christchurch taxies to the international after arriving on RWY01.
New Zealand 136 climbs out of RWY01 bound for Auckland. First visit for ZK-OKC to Brisbane since being repainted in the new livery.1400 pixels