About to be loaded for its flight back to Guangzhou
Touch down on 23L.
I never thought I'd see a 747SP flying this year but then this NASA SOFIA one carrying a telescope made a tech stop in Auckland on its way from Honolulu to Christchurch.
On final for 23L for a tech stop before continuing on to Christchurch.
Taxi in after landing on 23L.
Arriving before the start of the Mosquito Launch airshow at Ardmore.
Charter flight arriving from Christchurch before the start of the Wings Over Wairarapa airshow.
Formation flypast at the 2013 "Ardmore Showdown" airshow.
First day of service for this new aircraft. Love the sharklets !
First full day of work for Air New Zealand first A320 fitted with Sharklets. Taxing for take off to CHC on 23L.