Departing Auckland's 23L, with the sun rising over New Zealand.
On final for 23L from Melbourne and just the second visit.
Passing Cape Colville enroute from Great Barrier Island to Ardmore in advance of some bad weather.
Taking off for a display at the Wings Over Wairarapa airshow.
Participating in the 2012 national aero club competitions held at North Shore aerodrome.
Visiting Ardmore for some maintenance work.
The view over Sydney Airport as we turn to the southeast towards Auckland after departing Runway 34R.
"Mendoowoorrji" - filling in for one of Jet Connect's 738's operating Qantas 148 back to Sydney
Off to "The Barrier"
New Zealand 8 seen here taxiing past some runway works as she begins the long haul to San Francisco.
Dynasty 6 from Taipei fly's over Sepulveda in the beautiful Dreamliner scheme. Scheme was removed a month later.
"Dunedin" in her final year of operation lifts off for yet another service to San Francisco.
Dynasty 53 TPE-BNE-AKL
Emirates 407 begins her delayed run to Melbourne and then further to Dubai.