Jul 13, 2018

Thai Airways B777-2D7 (ER) HS-TJU 'TG481/482' (1st visit to Perth)

Photo: Mike Barlow
copyright 2018

Thai Airways B777-2D7 (ER) HS-TJU c/n 34589 named 'Phichit' operated today's 'TG481/482' services from / to Bangkok's Survarnabhumi Intl Airport (VTBD) Bangkok Thailand, which arrived at 14.49hrs (as seen here above) & then departed at 16.50hrs returning to Thailand. Hexcode: 885155 (1st time visitor to Perth Airport) Note: Several Thai B772s & 773s have previously visited Perth over the years, but not this one, delivered in 2007  its only taken 11 years!

Jul 12, 2018

Skytraders Pty Ltd A319-132 (LR) VH-VCJ 'SND2' (YMML-YPPH-YPXM-YPPH-YSSY)

Skytraders Pty Ltd A319-132 (LR) VH-VCJ c/n 1880 arrived 13.41hrs ex: Melbourne 'Tullamarine' Airport (YMML) as flight 'SND2' landing RWY03 & departed at 15.00hrs to Christmas Island (YPXM) as same. 

The return flight 'SND2' from Christmas Island (YPXM) to Perth Airport departed at 18.50hrs (LT) & arrived into Perth landing RWY03 at 23.08hrs after a flight time of 3hrs.18mins. 

After refuelling the aircraft departed Perth Airport (YPPH) at 01.09+1 to Sydney 'Kingsford Smith' Airport (YSSY) NSW as same. Hexcode: 7C6AA1

Jul 10, 2018

Virgin Australia Fokker 100 VH-FSW to WSSL via YPKA & YPPD 'VOZ9940'

Virgin Australia Regional Airlines Fokker 100 VH-FSW c/n 11391 departed Perth Airport (YPPH) at 14.45hrs to Port Hedland Intl Airport (YPPD) diverting en-route via Karratha Airport (YPKA) operating as flight 'VOZ9940' & arrived delayed landing at 17.10hrs.

The aircraft departed at Karratha Airport (YPKA) at 18.10hrs delayed for Port Hedland Intl Airport (YPPD) with the aircraft landing at 18.30hrs after a flight time of 00.27mins.

Wednesday, 11th July: 

VH-FSW departed Port Hedland Intl Airport (YPPD) at 07.06hrs for Singapore's 'Seletar' Airport (WSSL) Singapore, operating again as flight 'VOZ9940' arrived at 11.29hrs after a flight time of 4hrs.23mins. Hexcode: 7C1BEE

Jul 9, 2018

Singapore Airlines B787-10X 9V-SCF 'SQ215/216 (1st visit to Australia)

Singapore Airlines latest delivered B787-10 Dreamliner 9V-SCF c/n 60260 operated today's overnight 'SQ215/216' services from / to Singapore's 'Changi' Airport (WSSS) Singapore, arrived 23.41hrs landing RWY03 & departed at 01.23hrs +1 returning to Singapore. Hexcode: 76CC66 (1st visit to Australia) 

Vistajet Malta BD-700-1A10 Global 6000 9H-IGH 'VJT780' (1st visit to Perth)

Vistajet Malta's latest BD-700-1A10 Global 6000 9H-IGH c/n 9570 arrived into Perth Airport (YPPH) landing RWY03 ex: Faleolo Intl Airport (NSFA) Apia, Samoa, operating as flight 'VJT780'. Hexcode: 4D20AA (1st visit to Perth)

Jul 7, 2018

Metrojet Limited Gulfstream G-550 B-KVC arrives ex: Hong Kong China

Metrojet Limited Gulfstream G-550 B-KVC c/n 5219 arrived into Perth Airport (YPPH) at 07.38hrs landing RWY03 ex: Chef Lap Kok Intl Airport (VHHH) Hong Kong China. Hexcode: 78023A

Jul 4, 2018

Virgin Australia Hobart to Perth flights set to commence from September 17th. VOZ594/593

In a statement, Virgin Australia announced from 17th September it would operate a thrice-weekly (Mon, Wed, Fri) return services between Hobart and Perth on the airline's Boeing 737 aircraft.
In addition to this new Hobart to Perth route, Virgin Australia said it has increased capacity on several Tasmania routes "by up to 24 per cent", including two return services per week between Brisbane and Hobart, two return services per week between Sydney and Hobart and one seasonal return service per week between Brisbane and Launceston.
The new flights between Hobart and Perth are on sale now, with advance purchase fares starting from $269 one-way

Service operates thrice weekly on Monday's, Wednesday's & Friday's, departing Perth Airport at 11.30hrs (WST)as flight 'VOZ594' arriving into Hobart at 17.55hrs (AEST). The return flight from Hobart ti Perth 'VOZ593' departs at 14.20hrs.(AEST) arriving into Perth at 16.50hrs (WST).