A gloomy monsoon morning.
'Artvin' (named after a region in northeastern Turkey near the Black Sea) pushing back for departure to Hanoi
Making its way to N1, as an all-Jet airways B737 line-up forms behind it. The Kuwait Airways B777 can be seen departing, while the El-Al B767 rests on the tarmac.
1920 px. One of the newly leased 320s for Air India. Pushed back to operate Bangalore - Trivandrum - Male
1600 px. Lovely condensation trails and reflections of the massive flaps.
1920 px. Once a common sight in Bangalore, but now operations to Bangalore are on variants of 777 only and the 330 is a thing of the past.
Flying AI9603 (New Delhi (DEL) - Allahabad (IXD))
The end of a pleasurable trip on Air India, made special by the frequent announcements by Capt. Iqbal Dhingra on statistics related to the flight.
In sunlight, while the western end is under a heavy monsoon shower.