Taxi in after landing on 05R. Now in the new revised Air New Zealand colour scheme.
Awaiting a very long flight to Europe.
Performing an impressive display at Wings Over Wairarapa 2013.
Shortly after takeoff from Queenstown, with the airport visible just behind the wing - beautiful place to explore by air.
Taxi for 23L
Departing for Benito Juárez International Airport as "MAS-CARGA 6874. Was nice to finally catch this bird after several failed attempts.
Must have been empty as she rotated quicker than the Dash-8's on a blustery Auckland afternoon.
Lufthansa 457 bound for Frankfurt, Germany. This route is now served by the 747-8 Intercontinental. Lufthansa's old 747's can still be seen at LAX during summer months when an... (more)
The big Chinese Chubster arriving direct from Guangzhou as "China Southern 327". I sure do miss these So-Cal sunsets.
Taxiing for the gate in the fading light after completing a flight from Christchurch. This frame first flew on the 23rd of February 1998, she flew with Air Malta and Azzurra Air before joining the... (more)
The Hobbit seen her rolling out after arrival from Brisbane as NZ136. Was pretty special to get both special schemes arriving in beautiful light one after the other.
Taxi for take off on 23L to Brisbane. A380 will replace these from October 2013.
Taxi for take off on 23L to Melbourne after first visit to New Zealand.
Arriving from Sydney as "New Zealand 104" is ZK-NBV "Christchurch" Tim Bowrey managed to snap her yesterday on the same run, today its my turn. Despite having only 2 744's remaining ... (more)