Bargeldo1 also got most of these shots at Christchurch International today - with a couple tossed in by Blue Bus.
Robinson R44 Raven II ZK-IJB (c/n 10267) was on the pad at Pacific Helicopters. This is the John Butterfield machine. It went new too John from Skysales Aviation from 29-04-2004.
Parked on the hard outside the Canterbury Aero Clubs hangar was the Beech C90A (SE) King Air ZK-MKG (c/n LJ1367) of Air Wanganui Commuter Ltd. Been with them since mid-2005.
Trying to sneak through undetected in the heat waves was the Cessna 208B Grand Caravan ZK-MYH (c/n 2080604 from Air2there.com (2008 Ltd).
On borrowed time. Boeing 737-319 ZK-NGI (c/n 25608) went new to ANZ in November 1999. It is due to be retired very shortly. The last ANZ 7377 is due to be retired by September.
Over at Heli Maintenance the Aero L29 Delfin ZK-VAU (c/n 094019) of Soviet Star Ltd is getting some attention.