Mount Cook 202 cruising past Lake Taupo enroute Napier-Auckland. Taken from seat 10A.
An immaculate Kittyhawk just about ready to taxi out for an aerial display. Flown by an Air NZ 767 captain who just flies this aircraft on weekends! [1600px]
Q-Link 526 Delta heads out on another flight to Moranbah.
Aussie 11 arriving from Sydney on another troop charter for the ADF with an MRH-90 about to land back at her Australian Aerospace base on the other side of the field. A change in air... (more)
In the flightdeck of one of (at the time) Emirates' newest A380s after arrival from Brisbane on the inaugural EK434 A380 service. Thanks to the crew for a great flight! [1600px]
Mount Cook 285 arriving from Auckland with a very brown patch of land behind.
Link 405 making a 180 degree turn on the runway after arrival from Auckland.
Cathay 197 arriving from Hong Kong in the early afternoon in the "Oneworld" scheme, was pretty happy to catch this!
Tamworth as Q-Link 463 Delta taxiing in after arrival from Moranbah in the Tamworth Country Music Festival livery. [1400px]
Pretty much New Zealand's Air Force.
Champion machine. [1600px]
Doing a whole lot of nothing.
This poor Tiger Moth got blown around a bit by the strong winds.
Light from the low sun greets Ningaloo Reef rotating on RWY01 bound for Perth as Qantas 597 during the "Plane Party" hosted by BAC. [1400px]
A member of a very comprehensive collection of NZ warbirds taking a well-earned rest after flying a series of sorties over Napier for Art Deco Weekend celebrations. So shiny! [1600px]