08 May 2016

Sunair Flight 41 to Gisborne


Sunair announce the departure of flight 41 to Gisborne - Sunair's Piper Aztec ZK-EVP at Hamilton on 6 May 2016

Good-bye Hamilton
And tonight we are under the command of Jacob Stead
The front office of EVP
Sunair 13P clear for take off Runway 18
Sunair's flight numbers are made up of a pilot number and the last letter of the registration
Lake Maratoto

Mounts Tongariro, Ngauruhoe and Ruapehu
On track to Gisborne
Lake Arapuni
Mt Egmont/Taranaki in the distance

Coming up on Rotorua
And looking back towards Rotorua
Lit up like a Christmas tree... unfortunately I could get my camera to cooperate with night shots of Gisborne
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  1. Thanks for posting Steve...
    This little airline seldom gets a mention. They don't do the billboard thing. (Pity KRA won't work with them)

  2. 😱😱😱😱 what an awesome documentation mate. Was a good read plus pictures. Thank you

  3. YIKES! That last night shot of the cockpit. At 3,000 feet he has the mixtures yanked all the way back to 12 gal/hr. Looking at the left fuel gauge I think the needle is pointing on 10 gallons so I guess that is one way to get the required 45 minute reserves.