The 'Queen of the Skies' seen here departing from runway 25R on a late afternoon flight back to the land of the rising sun.
JA614A, approaching 25R in a mixture of sunny and overcast conditions, has been in the Star Alliance colours since 2005 when it was delivered to ANA.
*Asiana Airlines - A330-323X - HL8282*
Unusual angle of RJ A330-200, resting at gate E16.
One of the newer visitors to Hong Kong is Peach Aviation, the low cost subsidiary of ANA which now flies twice daily to HKG. Their colourful scheme looks great on a nice day!
Short finals for runway 25R as seen from the Skydeck. This aircraft is due to be retired in the 2nd half of 2014 and sadly it is likely she will be scrapped.
One of the many special schemes that can be seen in China and in my opinion one of the better ones.
The view out the window of the South China Sea, as we do manoeuvres before entering the approach pattern for HKIA.
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Cathay's 39th and the latest 77W. Seen here lined up 07R for 22:20 departure.