Lots of attention around the beast as it's prepared and filled up for the long journey ahead.
The beast arrives on 34L at YSSY before sunrise.
QF93 gets airborne off Runway 34.
Qantas 11 departing for Los Angeles with the Sydney CBD beneath. Taken from the Qantas First Class lounge
Taxiing out for takeoff in the last light of the day
Qantas 9'er lines up on runway 34 and waits for take off clearance.
After 24 years of use, its time has come.
downwind for rwy 30R at DXB, you can see the airport
One of the more interesting shots I took today! I am happy with the result! You really gotta stand where I was to appreciate the size!