That was the coolest takeoff of this day. Unfortunately one of my last photos of the Sharko
Easily the highlight of my week in Miami, parked up on the northside and in storage after the airline closed down.
Highlight of the week long Florida trip for me, taken on our final morning at Miami !
Aerosur 557 arriving in the late evening in Miami. This great livery has since been sent back to its lessor after Aerosur's ceasing of operations. [Canon 50D]
Now that "Sharko" has reportedly been repossessed by its lessor at MIA its good to remember this colourful scheme which will remain one of the most stunning ever to adorn an airliner.
"Sharko" arriving at KMIA under a wonderful sunset light.
Sharko flaring out for touchdown on RWY09 with about an 12hr delay on this service from homebase La Paz, Bolivia. [Canon 50D]
Sharko arriving from Viru Viru International Airport (SLVR/VVI), hub of AeroSur, in the city of Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia. as "AeroSur 557" in Miami sunset.
Scanned from fuj slide.
Aftter two and a half years living and spotting in Sao Paulo, "Sharko" was by far the most stunning livery shot at GRU.