Planes I have known/flown

A collection of planes that have been significant in my aviation career as a pilot and engineer.
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Classic airframes at Duxford Air Museum. UK. Note the Concorde in the background!

Classic airframes at Duxford Air Museum. Note the Concorde in the background!

VH-EBA Boeing 747. The first plane I flew in. A few years later, I was working for QANTAS and was reunited with 'EBA'.

VH-EBA Boeing The first plane I flew in. A few years later, I was working for QANTAS and was reunited with 'EBA'.

Cathay Pacific B777-300ER HKG-YVR

Cathay Pacific B777-300ER HKG-YVR

G-AXDN, 'Concorde' at Duxford, UK.

G-AXDN, 'Concorde' at Duxford, UK.

Retro Roo II. VH-VXQ in QANTAS's circa 1960s livery.

Retro Roo II. VH-VXQ in QANTAS's circa 1960s livery.

QANTAS' 75th B737-800 affectionately known as the 'Retro Roo' at my old stamping grounds; Sydney Airport.

QANTAS' affectionately known as the 'Retro Roo' at my old stamping grounds;

Another view of QANTAS' 75th B737-800 affectionately known as the 'Retro Roo' at my old stamping grounds; Sydney Airport.

Another view of QANTAS' affectionately known as the 'Retro Roo' at my old stamping grounds;

QANTAS' 75th B737-800 affectionately known as the 'Retro Roo' at my old stamping grounds; Sydney Airport.

QANTAS' affectionately known as the 'Retro Roo' at my old stamping grounds;

An assortment of great planes on USS Intrepid, NYC. Note the Phantom :-)

An assortment of great planes on USS Intrepid, NYC. Note the Phantom :-)

Up close and personal with a Vought A-7 Corsair aboard the USS Intrepid, NYC.

Up close and personal with a Vought Corsair aboard the USS Intrepid, NYC.

Nice view from the overhead hatch of a C-130 Hercules RAAF transport. Pic taken in Darwin, NT, c2004.

Nice view from the overhead hatch of a Hercules RAAF transport. Pic taken in Darwin, NT,

VH-NTC, C-208 Grand Caravan. The only Caravan I actually got to fly. Very nice!

The only Caravan I actually got to fly. Very nice!

I had to buy this model from the Boeing factory shop as QANTAS had just cancelled their order for B787s :-(

I had to buy this model from the Boeing factory shop as QANTAS had just cancelled their order for :-(

The first 787 I ever saw; about to depart on a test flight at Boeing Field, WA.

The first 787 I ever saw; about to depart on a test flight at Boeing Field, WA.

Cathay Pacific A330-300 to Hong Kong. 2012

Cathay Pacific to Hong Kong.

About to fly a Jabiru at Murray Bridge airfield, SA.

About to fly a Jabiru at Murray Bridge airfield, SA.

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