45 year old Piper PA30 Twin Commanche N2V was registered to Eagle Flight Training, Ardmore as ZK-NTV on 02 May. It was photographed on the last day of April pending the addition of the letter T, a simple markings change.
N2V first arrived in NZ on 02 June 2010 touching down at Ardmore from Tonga and Auckland. It had departed from Santa Maria for Hilo on 22 May 2010 then to Christmas Island 25 May 2010 and to Pago Pago 28 May 2010.
From observations it appears to have spent much of its time at Ardmore under maintenance.