Classic freighter has just arrived via rwy 18R, here rolling towards the cargo apron at dusk [1200 pix]
Delivered to Philippine Airlines in 1980 and retired from service in 08-2012 two months after this photo was taken.
Beautiful day at Chek Lap Kok...very sunny with almost no clouds and comforting breeze from the ocean...1600px [Canon 550D + Canon 100-400mm IS L]
Ah man, I love these classic B742 freighters! Especially when it rotates extremely late! Ethiopian 3719 heading to Addis Ababa. 1600 pixels.
ET3719 off to Chennai & Addis Ababa. Southern Air has been operating on behalf of Ethiopian Cargo for the last few years however their on-time performance to HKG is abysmal. Ethiopian Cargo brie... (more)
IMHO, a fine example of how a modern livery makes a 30+ years old airliners looking rejunvenated!