|Piper Aztec ZK-DGT at Hokitika on 8 April 1996|
|Piper Pa31-350 Chieftain ZK-VIP at Hamilton on 15 December 1993|
Te Kahu Airlines started flying soon after. Flights were flown twice daily (morning and evening) on Tuesdays and Thursdays only. This allowed Hamilton people almost 10 hours in Gisborne and Gisborne people over 7 hours in Hamilton. Later a Friday service was added. The service, however, was not well advertised and gradually petered out.