Another cargo flight with quite a load heading towards ANC for a tech stop, onward to JFK.
The 4 x "gas pedal" on board the 747-400.
Vacating RWY18 after arriving from Tokyo Haneda, the Naha tower provides a nice backdrop before the final 747 flight a few days from now.
Based in Miyazaki, Kyushu. Solaseed Air has decorated a few of their 737's with stickers promoting different cities in Kyushu.
The arrival hall at the new Ishigaki airport, a small, yet functional and beautiful airport that is worth visiting. The fish tank in the middle has become an little attraction and meeting point f... (more)
A couple miles from the new Ishigaki airport, the old airport can be seen on the left hand side in this shot.
Flight MM252 banking right after take off from Ishigaki, a short 45 minutes flight to Naha.
The area between door no.1 and door no.2 where airline usually put 30 Business Class seats, on the ANA 747D they manage to put 84 Economy class seats here.
JTA's "jinbei jet" is a rather common sight at Ishigaki Airport, and the grassland at the left is a prime spotting location at ISG.
The 6 months old new addition with sharklet, here to replace older aircraft in the fleet while the lease is finished.