“I feel that life is measured in achievement, not in years alone.”
“I feel that life is measured in achievement, not in years alone.”
Though not seen by me, except on the news. This is a press photo
Though not seen by me, except on the news. This is a press photo
Image: Christchurch Airport (stuff.co.nz)

A pair of Lufthansa 747s at Christchurch Airport in New Zealand. Rare not just because they’re 747s, but because Lufthansa doesn’t fly here and if they did it almost certainly wouldn’t be to Christchurch.

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They’re part of the German government’s effort to repatriate citizens - we have wall to wall German backpackers this time of year. The total repatriation program from NZ is 5 747 flights and 5 A380s, plus a number more going out via Air NZ.

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