Previously operated by Airwork NZ.
Fitted out with cameras for aerial survey work, although unfortunately the operating company has since gone out of business.
The 180/185 series of Cessnas is very popular in the South Island of New Zealand, with many based on private airstrips and coming to Timaru for maintenance work.
This aircraft was sadly destroyed in a fatal accident later in 2014.
Passing Lake Wilson high in the mountains, crossing into the Hollyford Valley enroute from Queenstown to Milford Sound.
At the 2013 Wings Over Wairarapa airshow.
At the Wings Over Wairarapa 2013 airshow.