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This F16 pilot works the crowd at RNZAF Air Tattoo.

I love a good air show but when the forces from all around the world attend as well things get really interesting.

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Martin Jetpack at Warbirds over Wanaka.

A brief appearance of Marton’s unmanned jetpack at Warbirds over Wanaka.  It’s still the training day but still looked pretty epic from where I’m standing.  Tomorrow hopefully we’ll see some brave pilot take it for a flight.

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Jetstar’s new Auckland -> Palmerston North Flights.

Getting from Auckland to Palmerston North just became a little cheaper now Jetstar’s picked up the route.  I checked out what it was going to cost. $39 one way seemed a little far fetched for a fight… but if you don’t need any checked in luggage then it’s a steal.  7kgs of carry on is […]

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Landing at Auckland 23L

Air New Zealand A320 landing runway 23L. A cold front lingers out to the east with heavy rain.  The airfield was in the eye.  

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Air New Zealand ATR landing 23L Auckland

Now landing on 23L is this Air New Zealand ATR. The cold front can be seen in the background by the heavy cloud to the south of the airfield.  

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The sky is such a huge place to be.

As the sun was setting and the cold front was causing chaos in the eastern suburbs a lone Air New Zealand plane makes it way in to land on runway 23L. Check out that rainbow in the background.

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Air New Zealand Dash 8 landing 23L Auckland

Air New Zealand’s ATR’s all lined up for approach at Auckland Airport with a huge active storm cloud behind to the east.  The sun was setting producing some amazing colours in the background.

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Winter snow delays flights in Queenstown.

Queenstown airport reports that Helga is in action. Helga shifts 2,700 tonnes/hr and looks much needed for this ‘slight’ covering of snow. A number of flights have been cancelled but Airways reports they are doing their best to keep traffic moving in the area. More snow is expected later in the day. Photo Credit: Queenstown […]

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