Happy New Year
I want to start off the year by wishing everone a safe, properous, and happy New Year, full of many great spotting opportunities.
Arriving late afternoon/early evening into Woodbourne was French Army Casa 235 "105" 52-IG. This movement was part of a larger flight, arriving from Ohakea and departing to Wellington. The full routing was Noumea-Whenuapai-Ohakea-Woodbourne-Wellington. The Casa then flew Wellington-Whenuapai-Noumea the following day 28-Dec-2008
Airwork/Airpost Boeing 737-219QC ZK-NQC arrived into Woodbourne from Auckland. NQC was noted on 02-Jan-2009 parked behind the skyhawk pen between #4 & #5 hangers at Woodbourne. It is believed that it is at Woodbourne for Safe Air to either undertake repainting or more maintenacnce work.
Former Sounds Air and now Iszard Pacific Gippsland GA8 Airvan ZK-TZT was reported as operating Taupo-Omaka-Picton.
Arriving from parts north, believed to be Ohakea mid morning was RNZAF Boeing 757-2K2 NZ7571. It later departed heading south presumably to Christchurch.