CES 587, Shanghai to JFK, diverted to Boston due to severe thunderstorms.
The A340 is one of my favourite planes, but I prefer the 340-500/600 models because the Rolls Royce Trents look more appropriate than the alternative CFM engines on the 343.
Getting ready to depart for Shanghai via Runway 23. This is the first visit of the Skyteam Livery to YYZ!
One of the stars of that day. Second day of operations for our new airline China Eastern, and they sent us their Skyteam A340-600. Seen here on finals for runway 23, China Eastern 207 from Shangha... (more)
Leaving a trail of brake dust!