Saturday 14 March 2020

Pie Run. Rangiora Friday the 13th.

Friday the 13th.
 Cessna 185C Skywagon ZK-CGC (c/n 185-0680) was allocated N2680Z on the Cessna production line.
It came to NZ for Rex Aviation(NZ) Ltd of New Plymouth and was registered on 06-02-1964 and was delivered to Rural Aviation (1963) Ltd 21-05-1964.
By 30-01-2018 it was with Jon Rutherford at Leslie Hills.
 Ian Sinclair's Cessna 172G ZK-COL (c/n 17254468) was parked at outside the Canterbury Aero Club.
 Southern Heli Lift Ltd's Hughes 269D ZK-HSD (c/n 109-0595D) was outside their hangar.
This originally started as ZK-HRH back in January 1980 becoming ZK-HSD on 15-09-1981. By mid-2007 it was with Bill Hales at Hanmer and joined Southern Helii Lift late November last year.
Originally registered as ZK-IEG on 29-03-2006 this Robinson R22 Raven II with c/n 11112 became ZK-HVX3 on 18-01-2011. It was listed to Andrew Macdonald of Christchurch on 18-11-2019.


  1. Great photo of CGC Dave - deserves one of your fantastic "potted histories" methinks