Sunday 6 March 2016

Ardmore 6-3-16 plenty of variety

Both of Strikemaster Ltd's BAC-167 Strikemaster Mk88's flew today with ZK-NTY msn 302 seen on take off above and ZK-STR msn 310 below seen taxing for departure.

Boeing-Stearman A75N1  ZK-PJS msn 75-4245 ''Witchita Girl'' owned by the Stearman 18 Partnership of RD 1 Papakura seen taxing
Cessna 152 ZK-MDF msn 15284127 operated by Contract Air Ltd of Stoke Nelson was a welcome visitor
Cessna 172S ZK-JRA msn 172S9767 of Ardmore based Auckland Aero Club (Inc) seen taxing
Ardmore based Cessna R172K ZK-CXP msn R1722923 of Executive Flight Services Ltd Papakura
Smart looking Ardmore based Cessna 177B Cardinal ZK-ALI msn 17701876 of Grand International Concerts Ltd, Newmarket, Auckland seen returning from a flight
Auckland Aero Club (Inc) Cessna 182T ZK-JRY msn 18281923 seen on landing

Smart looking Te Awamutu based Cessna 180A ZK-CDY msn 32968 operated by Kiwi Avi8tor Ltd seen parked in the sun and preparing to depart
Ardmore based Cessna 510 Mustang ZK-YDZ msn 510-0070 operated by Brookby Quarries Ltd of Beachland seen taxing for departure to Palmerston North
Ardmore based Curtiss P-40N Kittyhawk ZK-CAG msn 28492 of Warbird Adventure Rides Ltd Drury is a regular sight in the Ardmore circuit
Ardmore based Maule M-5-210C ZK-SLS msn 6188C owned by D.P Banks of Botany Auckland seen returning from a flight
North American Harvard 3 ZK-WAR / NZ1092 msn 88-16506 registered to Strikemaster Ltd of Remuera Auckland waiting to taxi

PAC 750XL ZK-XLE msn 151 of Kiwi Air Ltd, Gisborne has been operating out of Ardmore since late last month and is seen on departure
Piper PA-23-250 Aztec ZK-PIW msn 27-7305089 of Sunair Aviation Ltd of Mount Maunganui seen taxing for departure this afternoon on one of the operators services from Ardmore
Robinson R44II ZK-IHX msn 11367 of Ardmore based Heliflite Ltd
Ardmore based Tecnam P92 Eaglet U/L ZK-WTF msn 1127 of Opiweb Ltd Panmure,Auckland taxing
Smart looking Ardmore based Tecnam P2008 ZK-ZZD msn 056 registered to The Renwick & Gallagher Syndicate of RD 1 Papakura seen returning to it's hanger


  1. Thanks for the posts
    Always nice to see whats
    happening at Ardmore <

  2. Amazing. Whenever I visit, nothing's happening!