Jan 17, 2017

South African Airways A340-642 ZS-SND 'SA280/9281'







Photos: Mark Lynam
copyright 2017

South African Airways (SAA) A340-642 ZS-SND c/n 531 seen here above departing Perth Airport at 14.57hrs returning to O.R Tambo Intl Airport (FAOR/JNB) Johannesburg, South Africa operating as flight 'SA9281'. Hexcode: 00B0EE

Jan 16, 2017

Tiger Airways B737-8FE (W) VH-VUB TGG24



Tiger Airways B737-8FE (W) VH-VUB c/n 34013 arrived 16.47hrs landing RWY21 operating the airline's last flight 'TGG24' ex: Ngurah Rai Intl Airport (WADD) Denpasar Bali, returning passengers stranded due to ongoing issues between the airline & Indonesian Government. Hexcode: 7C6D21

Virgin Australia will operate returning flights from Bali to Perth in the near future, till such time as this debacle is worked out between both parties.

Jan 15, 2017

Tiger Airways B737-8FE (W) VH-VOR 'TGG24/25'



Tiger Airways B737-8FE (W) VH-VOR c/n 33799 operated another repatriation flight from Denpasar Bali, Indonesia today returning West Australian holiday makers from the holiday island. Flight TGG24 arrived at 16.53hrs & later departed at 17.55hrs returning to Bali empty as flight TGG25. Hexcode: 7C6C59

Volga Dnepr Airlines An-124:100 RA-82044 'VDA3010'






Photos: Caleb Hotz & Richard Siudak
copyright 2017

Volga Dnepr Airlines An-124:100 RA-82044 c/n 9773054155109 arrived 15.15hrs ex: Qingdao Liuting Intl Airport (ZSQD) China, (as seen here above) as flight 'VDA3010' after a flight time of 10hrs.59mins. Hexcode: 15407C to be further updated!

REX-Regional Express SAAB 340B VH-ZLK (1st visit to Perth) Aircraft Rotation


REX-Regional Express SAAB 340B VH-ZLK c/n 340B-381 arrived 11.59hrs ex: Esperance Regional Airport (YESP) as flight 'ZL2358 / RXA2358'. Hexcode: 7C8026 (1st visit to Perth)

Jan 14, 2017

Atlas Air B747-48EF N419MC '5Y5480/GTI5480' (VIDP-YPPH)


Atlas Air B747-48EF N419MC c/n 28367 arrived 22.43hrs ex: Indira Gandhi International Airport (VIDP/DEL) India, as flight '5Y5480' after a flight time of 9hrs.40mins & noted using the c/sign: 'Giant 5480'. 


Photo: Caleb Hotz

Sunday 15th January: Departed Perth Airport (YPPH) at 11.59hrs 15/01 to Sir Seewoosogur Ramgoolam Intl Airport (FIMP/MRU) Mauritius as flight 'FY5481' (as seen here above) & noted arrived after a flight time of 7hrs.27mins into Port Louis. 

Hexcode: A4F6A5 (Last prior visit into Perth was 26.11.13) 

Tiger Airways B737-8FE (W) VH-VOR TGG24/25


Tiger Airways B737-8FE (W) VH-VOR c/n 33799 arrived 19.46hrs ex: Ngurah Rai Intl Airport (WADD) Denpasar Bali Indonesia as flight TGG24 returning with passengers affected by the current Indonesia flight ban allowing Tiger Airways to operate flights in to / out of Bali.  Flight TGG25 departed Perth at 20.49hrs returning to Bali Airport empty. Hexcode: 7C6C59

Sistership VH-VOY - remains parked up at Perth Airport.