Wednesday 9 March 2016

Ardmore 8-3-16 Some vistors from Hawkes Bay and North Shore

This countries only Aero Commander 100 ZK-CTU msn 074 registered to C.D Powell of Napier was seen near Flightline

This smart looking Cessna 180J ZK-DXA msn 18052516 operated by Gunson Enterprises Ltd of OngaOnga in Central Hawkes Bay is a regular visitor to Ardmore

De Havilland DH60G Gipsy Moth ZK-ADT msn 1101 owned by Jan and Jerry Chisum of RD 5 Hastings is seen as G-AARB as flown by Jean Batten. It is meant to be taking part in a documentary or film on her life.
Nanchang CJ-6 ZK-FRU msn 2132048 operated by Nanchang 01 Syndicate of Mt Eden, Auckland seen taxing to depart for it's North Shore home
Our only Yakovlev Yak-18T ZK-SSR msn 07-40 registered to a Greenhithe, Auckland address also seen taxing to depart for it's North Shore base after maintenance at Ardmore
This unknown floatplane was seen being assembled in the AVspecs hanger


  1. An interesting object lurking in the background! Cool looking floatplane

  2. The "unknown floatplane" is a Carbon Cub.