Main Beach on the climb out of OOL bound for SYD as Velocity 504. The Gold Coast with the towering skyline of Surfers Paradise can be seen on the right of frame.
Christchurch arriving from Auckland as New Zealand 135 allowing me to see an NZ 747 in Australia for one of the last times. It will be a real shame when these are parked up ne... (more)
Avalon Beach as Velocity 1 slowly taxiing to RWY16R for a heavy departure for the long flight to Los Angeles.
Jetstar 451 departing to Melbourne with great sunset light underneath the fuselage and wings. [1400px]
Malaysian 122 taxiing for RWY16R to depart back to Kuala Lumpur. This was actually the first time I have seen one of MH's new A333s. [1400px]
Qantas 7554 arriving from Honolulu on a dreary day in Sydney operated by Atlas Air.
Niugini 3 puts it down arriving from Port Moresby on a sunny day in Brisbane.
United 839 heading off to do the Melbourne return today. A shame that these will be replaced with the 772s from next year. [1600px]
These zippy little Hawker bizjets are pretty cool.
LAN Chile 800 rolling on RWY16R for Auckland and Santiago operated by the ageing A343. [1400px]
Xanadu 222 looking very vibrant on arrival from Kuala Lumpur on the rare occasion when the sun was out that day.
One of VAs recently repainted E190s, Arrawarra Beach, arrives from Canberra as Velocity 1687.
Walwa as Qantas 860 touching down from Sydney on a crisp morning. It has nearly been a year since Qantas restarted Gold Coast services.
Jetstar 431 taxiing out to depart for Melbourne in awesome dawn light conditions.
Gippsland accelerating down RWY14 as Qantas 861 to Sydney with some really solid sunlight. OOL's NDB can be seen behind. [1600px]