Allan Bowman has sent in these three shots of action at Ashburton today (27-08-2013.
The Cessna 172H ZK-TOR (c/n 55598) is seen taking off on grass vector 02.
This is one of only seven examples of the "H" model that we have had in NZ. It was first listed here on 03-09-1996 to Heli-Hunt and Fish Ltd and then to current owner Stewart Parsons of Waitotara from 27-07-1999.
While below - Working from the edge of the main vector was the Skyfarmers Aviation Air Tractor AT-504 ZK SKF (c/n 504-4015). This one first flew in NZ on 03-08-2012.
A previous posting from Allan on ZK-SKF can be seen at :-