Nothing like golden light on a fresh coat of paint. ZK-OKE looking immaculate as she arrives from Brisbane.
Air Asia X-Men special from the Gold Coast.
Only an MD-11 or a 747 can get me plane spotting in the harsh summer light. On Sundays we get both.
Named ""Cylindar Beach""
Arriving as "ABD666" is the glorious "Ed Force One" bringing the lads from Iron Maiden up to Auckland after playing Christchurch the previous night.
Departing as NZ 28 to Houston.
Qantas One gets up off 16R for the 13+ hour haul up to Dubai and then on to London.
New Zealand 992 taxis out for departure to Apia's Faleolo Int'l. In the background a company A320 arrives from Queenstown.
The daily UPS service from HNL.
LAN Chile 800 arrives from Sydney in some nice evening light. Will definitely miss this scheme as is phased out for the new LATAM livery - a result of the joint venture between LAN a... (more)
'Kangaroo Island' - Perth bound.
"Red Cap 206" arrives from the Gold Coast in the X-Men special scheme.
"New Zealand 28" seen here commencing its long haul direct service to Houston. On 20th of May ZK-OKE emerged from the paint hangers at Meacham International Airport and is now the 2n... (more)