New Zealand 8 Heavy climbs off runway 05R as she heads on yet another flight across the Pacific to SFO. I found I was particularly unlucky trying to catch these departures in the golden hou... (more)
Vacating at A3 after arriving from Melbourne as NZ124
"Dunedin" flaring over the keys after a Nadi return trip. She flew her last sector 1 month later from LAX - VCV for part out and scrap. R I P ZK-SUH.
First shot in the DB of JBB seen here at MAN just 1 week after delivery.
New comer to the regional scene is Jetstar, Competing with Air New Zealand using a fleet of Bombardier Q-300s.
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.