25 September 2018

C of A Day

Due to go through the Certificate of Airworthiness process today is Air Chathams' Saab-Scania SAAB SF340A, ZK-CIY (c/n 340A-135). 

The Saab arrived in New Zealand from Guam as N135GU on 9 January 2018, see

ZK-CIY will then join Saabs KRA and CIZ on its scheduled services from the Kapiti Coast and Whanganui to Auckland.  

ZK-CIY at Auckland on 24 October 2018
Meanwhile getting Metro 23 ZK-POE airborne is not a priority at present. Air Chathams' General Manager Duane Emeny said "POE it is a good ship with comparably low hours so will be put back on line when resources allow."