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Topic: SIN-AKL On NZ Username: Zkpilot Posted 2006-05-27 13:38:52 and read 6063 times.
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).
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
Took a few pics.... SQ a/c lined up...
OKA our plane for the flight.
Onboard just before pushback....
Flight Progress. Dinner was sweet roasted chicken with chardonnay, strawberry cake/slice thing, followed by several vodka orange's
onboard Y class midnightish
Brisbane by night.
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!
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...
After landing we taxied over to Gate 3 and thus ending a nice week long holiday.
Topic: RE: SIN-AKL On NZ Username: Zkpilot Posted 2006-05-27 14:58:48 and read 5990 times.
FL380 was our main cruise altitude.
Topic: RE: SIN-AKL On NZ Username: 767747 Posted 2006-05-27 15:00:34 and read 5986 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 5692 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 5585 times.
cool.... thanks guys
Topic: RE: SIN-AKL On NZ Username: Final47 Posted 2006-05-29 03:14:45 and read 5444 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 5428 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 5331 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 5272 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 5147 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 4996 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!
Topic: RE: SIN-AKL On NZ Username: Zkpilot Posted 2006-05-31 15:48:15 and read 4973 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
Topic: RE: SIN-AKL On NZ Username: VHVXB Posted 2006-06-01 07:10:48 and read 4871 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 4629 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 4609 times.
and the video from the back moving forward up to the cockpit.
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