Some locals and some overseas visitors

Tripping around today the Kiwi Air Reims F406 Caravan II ZK-XLF was noted at Hamilton now minus the company's titling and logos.    This was formerly with Vincent Aviation as ZK-VAF, becoming XLF in...

Harvard NZ1037 at the Tiger Club Flyin

The Tiger Club flyin was held at Taumarunui back on 16 - 18 October, and the good weather produced an interesting lot of aircraft, including the Harvard IIA ZK-ENA/NZ1037:  This Harvard is registered to ITL...

The Goat Farm visits

This past weekend Wellington Aero Club has hosted a visiting Piper PA28R-201T Arrow, ZK-TGF. This is registered to The Goat Farm and is based at North Shore aerodrome. As the name suggests, this Arrow...

Miller M1 Superchamp ZK-MMJ at Feilding 25-10-2020

It is always interesting when a new own design homebuilt aircraft is registered and you don't know what it looks like or anything about it.  This was the case when Mark Miller of Pohangina...

Fletcher FU 24 ZK-CRY/2 at Waipukurau

Ron Day has sent a photo of Rural Air Work's Fletcher FU 24-954 ZK-CRY2 (c/n 268) taken at Waipukurau recently, in new colours: This is the second Fletcher FU 24 to wear the ZK-CRY registration. ...

Another Aircraft a Long Way from Home – Supervan ZK-ROK/4

The ex Skydive Wanaka Ltd Texas Turbine Supervan conversion of a C 208B ZK-ROK4 was picketed /out at North Shore airfield last Friday 23/10/20.  Its ownership changed to Skydive Queenstown Ltd on 6/7/20.  I...

Cessna T182T ZK-ZZR at Kaipara Flats Today 24-10-2020

A long way from home at Kaipara Flats airfield this afternoon was the nice looking and sounding Cessna T182T ZK-ZZR all the way from Hamner Springs. Here on a spirited take off for a local...

What made the 747 special? A chat with a former pilot

When British Airways flew its iconic 747-400 out of Heathrow for the last time earlier this month, it was really the end of an era. The BA 747 retirement also means there are now...

Farmers Air Falco at Tauranga 20-10-20

I spent a very pleasant few days in Tauranga earlier this week including a visit to the airport where I was pleased to meet up with "resident" aircraft photographers extraordinaire Peter and Warwick.  What...

AvTalk Episode 96: Everything is strange and nothing makes sense

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS On this episode of AvTalk, the longest flight in the world is set to return soon, but with a few twists. European...

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