Maule M-7-235 Super Rocket ZK-SLI c/n 4034C was snapped departing Rangiora today
As N5667F it was damaged in a ground loop on landing following its first test flight with Maule Aircraft Inc at Moultrie, Georgia on 20-06-1987.
By the end of the following month it was listed with Paul Colangelo of Albury, Vermont.
Its US registration was cancelled on 17-03-1989 for it to became VH-KSQ2 on 22-03-1989.
Six owner/operators later it was registered to Richard Maclean of Burnside, South Australia from 12-09-2019, although I noted it dismantled at Rangiora on 23-08-2019.
It became ZK-SLI to Southlink International Ltd of Christchurch on 11-12-2019.