Matt Hayes was out on the Chathams on Saturday and captured this photo of the Air Chathams Convair.
General Dynamics Allison Convair 440/580 ZK-CIE2 (c/n 399) [ of 1957 vintage] arrived in NZ on 10 August 2005 for Air Chathams Ltd.
It is one of four remaining with the Company.
The Air Chathams website is Here
Above we see Matt's ride to the Island from Christchurch.
Cessna 441 Conquest II ZK-NFD2 (c/n 4410141) joined Garden City Helicopters in early May of 2001 having already served seven years with the Royal Flying Doctors in Australia.
Garden City Helicopters became GCH Aviation in June of 2017.
It is operated by GCH Aviation Ltd on behalf of the N Z Flying Doctor Service.
See the GCH site Here
Check out the NZFDS web site HERE