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Topic: SIN-AKL On NZ
Username: Zkpilot
Posted 2006-05-27 13:38:52 and read 5395 times.

The return....

Ok so hope you all enjoyed my first TR (AKL-SIN), this is the return flight back to AKL

NZ82 26/05/06. 772ER ZK-OKA Runway: 02C

Well after my trip up on the flight deck, for the return I felt more like relaxing, having something to drink, enjoying some movies, and since it was a night flight...getting some sleep.
Did some shopping whilst in Singapore... 1st TR up to SIN, pics were taken with a Canon Ixus 400. Picked up the latest and greatest in Singapore...pics are now taken with a Casio Exilim Z-1000 (10 megapixels).  Smile

Caught the taxi to SIN (Changi Airport), used the early checkin and got myself a window seat plus 2 spare seats (Singapore flights aren't full currently in Y). Spent a bit of time looking around the airport... sure is a lot of shopping to be done there if you have the $$
Bought some Peanut Butter M&M's which aren't available in New Zealand. Yum Yum  yummy 

Took a few pics.... SQ a/c lined up...
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OKA our plane for the flight.
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Onboard just before pushback....

Flight Progress. Dinner was sweet roasted chicken with chardonnay, strawberry cake/slice thing, followed by several vodka orange's  drunk   Wink

onboard Y class midnightish
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Brisbane by night.
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Dawn then followed with some more pictures
Breakfast was the choice of an omelette or french toast with peaches... I chose the French Toast... honey maple syrup with that too... quite tasty!
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We then flew over Auckland city but there was too much cloud to see much... I got the impression that we flew the ILS/DME arc for runway 23L... gusty winds on landing...got a bit of side-to-side movement going on there... heres the video... sorry its a bit shakey...  Smile



After landing we taxied over to Gate 3 and thus ending a nice week long holiday.
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Topic: RE: SIN-AKL On NZ
Username: Zkpilot
Posted 2006-05-27 14:58:48 and read 5322 times.

FL380 was our main cruise altitude.

Topic: RE: SIN-AKL On NZ
Username: 767747
Posted 2006-05-27 15:00:34 and read 5318 times.

Nice report! Good pics from the flight.

Topic: RE: SIN-AKL On NZ
Username: 777ER
Posted 2006-05-28 06:01:24 and read 5024 times.

Excellent report. Always nice to read NZ reports

Topic: RE: SIN-AKL On NZ
Username: Zkpilot
Posted 2006-05-28 13:59:31 and read 4917 times.

cool.... thanks guys  Smile

Topic: RE: SIN-AKL On NZ
Username: Final47
Posted 2006-05-29 03:14:45 and read 4776 times.

hey not a bad report .... love airnz services & pictures. thanks for sharing!!

Topic: RE: SIN-AKL On NZ
Username: Delta732FF
Posted 2006-05-29 04:06:54 and read 4760 times.

Very nice report. Thanks for the pics to go along with it.

Topic: RE: SIN-AKL On NZ
Username: ZKSUJ
Posted 2006-05-29 11:45:31 and read 4663 times.

Nice report again. Great pics and hope you enjoyed SIN

Topic: RE: SIN-AKL On NZ
Username: Christao17
Posted 2006-05-29 14:43:13 and read 4604 times.

Nice report... thanks for adding the video footage. Just like being there!

Topic: RE: SIN-AKL On NZ
Username: Zkpilot
Posted 2006-05-31 03:19:06 and read 4479 times.

don't forget to check out the first TR AKL-SIN
AKL-SIN On NZ (by Zkpilot May 27 2006 in Trip Reports)

Topic: RE: SIN-AKL On NZ
Username: Noelg
Posted 2006-05-31 14:42:29 and read 4328 times.

Thanks for that - really enjoyed both reports!

The video was good - sounded like the F/A forgot to check the seatbelts were all fastened! I do like the "Welcome to our place" - I can't wait until we move there!  bouncy 

Topic: RE: SIN-AKL On NZ
Username: Zkpilot
Posted 2006-05-31 15:48:15 and read 4305 times.

Quoting Noelg (Reply 10):
The video was good - sounded like the F/A forgot to check the seatbelts were all fastened!

He didn't forget that...they had been checked... I think he did however forget that he had had them checked lol.. better to be safe than sorry  Wink

Topic: RE: SIN-AKL On NZ
Username: VHVXB
Posted 2006-06-01 07:10:48 and read 4203 times.

Great trip report and some nice pics too. I can't to fly on NZ 772 and try their new product.

Topic: RE: SIN-AKL On NZ
Username: Zkpilot
Posted 2006-06-10 18:36:33 and read 3961 times.

Here's a video I shot of the interior of NZ 772ER aircraft.

Topic: RE: SIN-AKL On NZ
Username: Zkpilot
Posted 2006-06-10 19:23:00 and read 3941 times.

and the video from the back moving forward up to the cockpit.


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