Arriving into Nelson today was this Cessna 525A Citation CJ2 VH-ZIY (c/n 525A-0156) with a crew to uplift the ATR VH-VPI and return it to Australia.
VH-ZIY has been listed with Machjet International Pty Ltd of Cooroy, Queensland since July of 2017.
Below is the ATR 212A (600) VH-VPI (c/n 1107) which was flown into Nelson from Canberra for open storage on 13-09-2019.
It is registered to Commuter Aircraft Leasing Ltd of London and had been operated by Virgin Australia.
It departed Nelson late morning today for a direct flight of just under six hours to Brisbane.