Four shot from Christchurch taken this afternoon 03-08-2013.
First two thanks to Bargeldo1
Above is the Air Manawatu Partenavia P68C ZK-LAK (c/n 327). This came from the UK and became ZK-FUZ on 26-10-1995 followed by a change to ZK-KAP2 on 02-03-2007 for the Kapiti Districts Aero Club. Another registration change occurred on 02-03-2007 to ZK-LAK and then a move to Air Manawatu on 06-03-2012.
Boeing 737-319 ZK-NGJ (c/n 25609) of Air New Zealand was bashing the circuit for a while.
I am sure you all know that this was the 1113th and last 737-300 from the Seattle production line.
It first arrived I NZ on 19-12-1999.
Over at Garden City Helicopters, Bill Hales dropped in from Hanmer Springs with his Hughes 369D ZK-HSD (c/n 1090595D). This makes it of October 1979 vintage.
It originally served as ZK-HRH before changing to HSD from 15-09-1981.
Down from the Massey University School of Aviation at Palmerston North was this Diamond DA42-L360 Twinstar ZK-MTR (c/n 42.AC142).