The newest in ANA's fleet of 23 787s (822 and 823 were in fact delivered a month earlier than 821.)
Any plane will look good in this "golden hour" just before sunset - a JAL Oneworld logo jet is icing on the cake.
This is known to the locals as JAL's "3rd Happiness Express" Disney logo jet.
It's always a struggle for me deciding where to shoot during the sunset hours whenever I'm at this airport - so many great locations, so little time.
With almost constant movements one can easily spend an entire evening at the observation deck and completely forgets dinner... until all restaurants are closed.
A nice evening with unlimited visibility at ITM. Too bad PM2.5 pollutants returned in full force the following morning.
Wrapping up ANA's "Final 747, Thanks Jumbo" event at Osaka Itami - with hundreds of spotters and enthusiasts patiently waiting in freezing weather in and around the airport to witness the very las... (more)
First arrival of the day, ANA flight 961 from Tokyo on final just after sunrise.
With a sticker promoting tourism for the earthquake stricken area of Tohoku.
Spotters are getting their gears "warmed up" for the 747D special one off visit. It had taken off for a 1.5 hours scenic flight.
My only successful shot that night, thank you for holding captain!