Tuesday, 7 February 2012
From up north
Above is the Kaitaia Based Fletcher Fu24-950 ZK-DEQ (c/n 166) sitting on the Murray Hargreaves(Aerial Work Mid North and Go North) strip on State Highway 12 west of Maungaturoto on 05-02-2012.
This one started life with James Aviation from 28-01-1971. It was withdrawn from use on 07-07-1983 and stored, with ownership passing to Fieldair Holding in May of 1984. Returned to service in 1995 and transferred to Far North Air (2004) Ltd of Kaitaia on 10-06-2004.