The Red Eagles Yak-52 team performing an aerobatic display at Napier's Art Deco Airshow. From left to right: (ZK) -YNZ, -ZAY, -PTE, -KGB , -YAQ
Singapore 286 slowly taxiing for departure home to Singapore. It was good to catch this from the obs deck.
Yess! Gotta love a smoky start up!
The Harvard pulling some sick moves during the Art Deco Airshow in Napier.
Awesome to see a TBM Avenger here in Napier. Great looking aircraft. This paint scheme is based off NZ2518 "Plonky" which was CN 47733 and got shot down by flak during WWII. [1600px]
New Zealand 535 on taxi for a Christchurch departure after a runway change, recently repainted into the new scheme. I'd love to be down on the taxiway works!
New Zealand 175 on push for the 7 hour flight to Perth. This flight will end up being operated by the new 787-9s later in the year. [1600px]
Jetstar 214 finishing up on loading before pushback to Melbourne on the inaugural JQ 787 service to New Zealand. The MEL-AKL-MEL 787 flights will only last for a month. [1600px]
A vintage WWII aircraft kicking up grass, awesome light, topped off by great NZ scenery complete with dandelions blowing in the wind. What more could you ask for? [1400px]
There were no larger aircraft at the time at this airport. Guess this will do.
Etihad 473 arrives from Abu Dhabi and Singapore looking great in the sunlight. [1400px]
Captain Park Ji Sung as Xanadu 207 rolling down Charlie before departure to Kuala Lumpur. Shown is the Korean side. [1600px]
Mendooworrji as Qantas 860 finally arriving when I am not working, about to touch down from Sydney on a rather overcast morning.
Bo-eng Boeing on short final from Singapore as Scooter 006, Scoot's latest addition to the fleet. I'd love to live in one of the houses in the background! [1400px]
Bridgewater Bay as Velocity 1446 about to depart for Adelaide on the midday service.