Continuing our travels on the east coast of the South Island a visit to Oamaru offered the HeliVentures AS350B-3 sprayer ZK-HEN4 which was imported from the US in September 2019.
At the Mt Hutt Aviation base near Methven was AS350BA ZK-IMK2 which arrived from Canada in November 2015 and is locally owned.
The latest addition to the Skydiving Kiwis fleet at Ashburton is Cessna TU206G ZK-KMH. The company also operates 180A ZK-BUH and A185E ZK-DAH.
The NZ Tiger Moth Club held its annual fly in at Ashburton this weekend and the only new Tiger was the Tauranga based Thruxton Jackaroo ZK-PHZ
Stopping off in Rangiora to have their NZ Airline Academy decals applied were the 2 new Tecnam P2008JCs ZK-TJT & TKT.