Strikemaster pilot Mark Helliwell prepares to taxi out to the Wanaka Airport runway with a Solera employee in the passenger seat. Photo by Mark Price.
Air traffic above Wanaka and Lake Hawea will increase over
the next few days as 45 Americans are treated to flights in
A Mustang and a Strikemaster from Auckland company
Strikemaster Ltd have been brought in to carry top-performing
staff of Texan software company Solera, who are visiting New
Zealand as part of a company incentive.
Strikemaster owner Brett Nicholls said planning for the
flights began about 11 months ago and Wanaka Airport was
chosen over Queenstown because it was less busy.