Well its been a busy week at Auckland Airport. This week saw the Chinese President, Xi Jingping make a visit to New Zealand. And as one would expect, the logistics of flying one of the most powerful man in the world around requires a fair amount of planning.
Arriving into Auckland on the 16th Nov was this Air China Cargo B740-400, B-2475 arriving from Peking vis Nadi. B-2475 carried the Presidential Cars in advance.
|Air China Cargo|
Whilst in New Zealand, The President made a visit to Wellington, and Air China's B737-800
B-5342 was used as his transporting the President from Auckland to Wellington and back on the 20th Nov. B-5342 is seen here taxing out for takeoff from Auckland again.
|Air China B737-800|
And lastly, see here is the Chinese President departing Auckland on Friday 21st Nov in this immaculate Air China B747-400, B-2472 just after 3pm local time, bound for Nadi, Fiji.
|Air China B747-400|