LAN 801 climbing out of Auckland for the short flight to Sydney in beautiful dawn light. The ability to book this flight on the AKL-SYD leg which originates from Santiago presents an... (more)
Emirates 412 departs for Auckland on the daily tag-on flight. A thrill to catch this especially as it rotated right in front of the mound. [1400px]
The throttle quadrant of the Boeing 787 after arrival from MEL on the inaugural Jetstar service. [1400px]
Murali as Aussie 1014 operating a charter into Brisbane on behalf of the Australian Defence Force resting quietly at the logistics apron. A super rare airline to have on Austr... (more)
Emirates 434 getting the water cannon salute on the inaugural A380 arrival in AKL from BNE. It was so great to experience this from the inside of the aircraft! This was Auckland's th... (more)
Jetstar 873 arriving over the southern Gold Coast from Cairns on another training flight. The Jetstar 787 has now been approved to carry passengers and is currently flying to OOL and... (more)
Xanadu 207 heading back to Kuala Lumpur today operated by AirAsia's newest A330 in an all-white scheme after transfer from Dragonair. Ex B-HWJ.
Jetstar 1609, the first ever 787 to land at Gold Coast Airport, arrives from Melbourne on the first of many crew familiarisation flights. Absolutely beautiful airplane, GE have done ... (more)
Onboard Roma and in the infamous Brisbane Airport holding pattern over the Gold Coast as Qantas 520 from Sydney. I was really hoping this would happen as it would allow me to ... (more)
Sorrento Beach getting disconnected from the tug about to head for Adelaide as Velocity 1448. [1400px]
Mount Cook 252 arriving after the short flight from Nelson, one of the new ATR72-600s for Mount Cook Airlines.
A closeup of the forward section of Hervey Bay as she taxis to the RWY19 threshold for departure to Singapore as Qantas 51. [1600px]
Johanna Beach just getting off the ground on her way to Melbourne as Velocity 734. A real shame that the sunlight glares out the silver Virgin Australia titles.
New Zealand 124 arriving from Melbourne on one of the usual daily Australian widebody runs. [1400px]
I'm sure every kid in the crowd wanted to be where these guys were at that moment after such a spectacular performance by Australia's newest fighter platform.