Nick Furmage has been actve at Hastings (Bridge Pa) this morning and sent in these six photographs.
The Piper PA-18 ZK-BPM (c/n 18-6380) feeling for the ground - with the back seater taking considerable interest in proceedings.
ZK-DVI is a Cessna 206 Super Skywagon and is c/n 206-0163. This arrived at Ardmore on 27-07-2974 for Terry Bindon of the Waikato Flying School. It is with the Salisbury Jensen Partnership, now of Hastings.
Above and below are a three more of the locals. Piper PA-38-112 Tomahawk ZK-EQB (c/n 38-A0750) of Air Hawkes Bay Ltd. It has been Hastings based since new in 1979. In the background is the Jim Frogley DHC-2 Beaver ZK-BBX (c/n 324) from Havelock. This was a Fieldair original back in early 1953. Below is Cessna 172R Skyhawk ZK-JKA (c/n 17280414) also of Air Hawkes Bay.
Very model like ! Sky Star Series 5 Outback ZK-RJA (c/n 596110200) was originally John Anderson's at New Plymouth from 06-10-2005. It has been listed with the K Miller Syndicate of Havelock North since 12-01-2011. Today it was delivered from Hastings to a new owner at Waikpukurau by Ross MacDonald, the CFI of the Central Hawkes Bay Aero Club.
Above is the clasic Stinson 108-3 Station Wagon ZK-STN (c/n 108-3585). Cranked out in about 1948 it joined the ZK register on 20-03-1996 for Rex Evans of Agpower Sales and Services Ltd at Waipukurau. It moved to its current owners, J and N Partners out of Havelock North, on 30-05-1997.