Aug 31, 2013
Air Asia Indonesia A320-216 PK-AXC msn 3648 operated tonight's 'AWQ8416/8417' services from / to Ngurah Rai Intl Airport (WADD) Denpasar Bali Indonesia, arrived 19.48hrs and departed at 20.40hrs. Hexcode: 8A017B ...not a common visitor into YPPH!
Aug 26, 2013
United States Navy (USN) Lockheed C-130T Hercules 164997 VR-53 'Capital Express' Fleet Logistics Squadron tail coded 'AX' departed 09.43hrs to RAAF Darwin (YPDN) as flight 'CNV7662' Hexcode: AE03E4
Aug 25, 2013
Atlas Air B747-446BCF N458MC msn 26356 departed Perth at 12.20hrs (WST+8) to United States Andersen Air Force Base (PGUA) Guam USA, as flight GTI5400 callsign: Giant 5400 with a flight time of 7hrs.53mins expected. Hexcode: A590EA
United States Navy (USN) Lockheed P-3C Orion 163293 'VP-26' Tridents Sqn arrived 11.53hrs ex: Darwin (YPDN) as flight 'Navy VVPE101' landing RWY36R RAAF Pearce (YPEA) just minutes after US Navy Boeing 737-7AFC 166695.
United States Navy (USN) Boeing 737-7AFC (C-40A Clipper) 166695 msn 40574 VR-56 'Sunseekers' arrived 11.40hrs RAAF Pearce (YPEA) ex: Darwin (YPDN) landing RWY36R as flight 'CNV7843' & departed at 12.55hrs returning as same.Hexcode: AE29FE (1st visit to Pearce)
Former Skywest Airlines (WA) Virgin Australia Fokker 100 VH-FNR msn 11488 departed Perth at 08.17hrs today as flight 'VOZ9950' to Townsville (YBTL) non-stop, for cabin refurbishment & re-painting into Virgin Australia colours, arrived 14.20hrs (EST) after a flight time of 4 hours across the continent. Hexcode: 7C1B35
This will become the third Fokker 100 to wear the corporate colours of the Virgin Australia group after VH-FSQ, and VH-FNU.
Aug 24, 2013
Lionair Inc British Aerospace HS125/700B RP-C5998 msn 257166 arrived 19.39hrs ex: Denpasar Bali (WADD) and departed at 22.47hrs returning to Denpasar Bali. Hexcode: 758271
An infrequent visitor into Perth, used as an Air Ambulance (Medivac) aircraft for the transportation of sick & or injured.
Aug 23, 2013
Virgin Australia Fokker 100 VH-FNU msn 11373 arrived 12.28hrs Perth Airport (YPPH) landing RWY03 ex: Townsville (YBTL) via Alice Springs (YBAS) as flight 'VOZ9950' after re-painting into Virgin Australia c/s, formerly Skywest Airlines c/s. Hexcode: 7C1B38
Philippine Airlines flight/s PR219/220 from Manila via Darwin to Perth & return scheduled to have operated today have been cancelled, unclear as to whether due monsoons over the Philippines or due to low pax numbers, either way not coming!
Aug 22, 2013
Wells Fargo Bank Northwest NA Trustee Dassault Falcon 900EX N577QT msn 262 arrived 22.59hrs ex: Chek Lap Kok Airport (VHHH) Hong Kong landing RWY21, after a flight time of 7hrs.19mins. Hexcode: A769DA (1st visit to Perth) New build aircraft, delivered 22.02.2013
Aug 21, 2013
Tiger Airways A320-232 VH-VNF msn 3332 arrived 17.38hrs 20/08 ex: Melbourne (YMML) as flight 'TGW184', and departed (delayed) at 09.15hrs Wednesday 21st August, returning to Melbourne (YMML) as flight 'TGW8189' Hexcode: 7C6C29
Philippine Airlines flight/s PR219/220 from Manila via Darwin to Perth today have been cancelled, due to monsoons over the Philippines, the airline has cancelled up to 50 domestic and international flights.
Aug 20, 2013
Emirates B777-31H (ER) A6-ENK msn 38991 operated today's 'EK422/423' services from / to Dubai, arrived 12.07hrs landing RWY21 and departed at 14.42hrs returning to the Middle East. Hexcode: 89630D (1st visit to Perth) First Flight: 26.06.13, Delivered: 25.07.13
Network Aviation's last ordered & delivered Fokker 100 VH-NHJ msn 11464 which arrived on delivery to the airline on Sunday 11th August 2013, operated her first RPT services today to Sandfire Resources Copper and Nickle mine 'Degrussa', departed at 06.11hrs and returned to Perth landing at 09.15hrs. Hexcode: 7C42D5
Qantas Freight B737-376 (SF) VH-XML msn 23486 arrived 05.42hrs ex: Melbourne (YMML) as flight 'QFA7333' & departed at 19.33hrs returning to Melbourne (YMML) as flight 'QFA7393' (1st visit to Perth wearing 'new' Qantas Freight corporate livery) Hexcode: 7C762B
Aug 19, 2013
Tiger Airways A320-232 9V-TRL msn 5721 operated today's 'TGW2716/2717' Singapore to Perth and return services, arrived 20.48hrs landing RWY21 and departed at 21.58hrs returning to Changi Airport. Hexcode: 76D24C (1st visit to Perth)
Aug 18, 2013
Singapore Airlines flight/s 'SQ213/226' from / to Singapore re-commences today, Sunday 18th August after an brief absence from 11th August 2013. Today's flights is being operated by B777-212 (ER) 9V-SQJ msn 30875. Hexcode: 76CE2A
Aug 15, 2013
Prime Minister Kevin Rudd's Media / Press aircraft, Alliance Airlines Fokker 70 VH-JFE msn 11545 travelling in tandem with the PM on his pre-election visits around Australia, arrived into Perth at 21.02hrs 15/08 ex: Kununurra (YPKU) and Darwin as flight 'Unity 625' and departed Perth for Adelaide (YPAD) at 17.19hrs 16/08 as flight 'Unity 624' Hexcode: 7C2E48
Our PM was utilizing the services of RAAF CL-604 A37-001 msn 5521 as his means of transport.
Federal Opposition Leader Tony Abbott's Media / Press aircraft, Alliance Airlines Fokker 70 VH-JFB msn 11521 arrived 18.04hrs 16/08 ex: Melbourne (YMML) as flight 'Unity 631', and departed at 11.32hrs to Dave Forrest (YFDF) after a visit out to the Pilbra mine site, the F70 departed at 17.27hrs for Melbourne (YMML) arriving at 22.54hrs EST. (1st visit to Perth) Hexcode: 7C2E45
Aug 14, 2013
Perth to Auckland Seasonal Flights start from December
Qantas Airways in partnership with Emirates will commence twice weekly (18 x seasonal flights) from Perth to Auckland, to operate from 6th December 2013 to 1st February 2014.
The return flights will operate on Friday & Saturdays departing Perth at 20.30hrs, arrives into Auckland at 07.50+1. Return flights ex: Auckland to Perth depart at 11.40hrs (NZST) arrives into Perth at 14.05hrs.
Qantas will utilize its Airbus A330 on the route, the first time the carrier has operated to Auckland ex: Perth in its own right.
Check out Qantas.com for more details.
Perth to Christchurch Seasonal Flights set to recommence
Air New Zealand is set to introduce a new twice weekly Perth - Christchurch service from December 3rd to 26th April 2014.
The airline's 232 seat Boeing 767-319 (ER) aircraft ZK-NCG, NCI, NCJ, NCK, NCL will operate the new flights operating on Wednesdays & Saturdays, depart Perth at 19.10hrs arrive into Christchurch at 06.20hrs +1, return flights from Christchurch to Perth depart at 15.40hrs (NZST) arrive into Perth at 18.00hrs (WST)
Aug 13, 2013
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Aug 8, 2013
Philippine Airlines announced today, Thursday 8th July 2013, its intention to suspend operating its PR219/220 services from Manila to Perth via Darwin effective from Monday 2nd September 2013.
Aug 7, 2013
Air New Zealand operated to Perth B777-319 (ER) ZK-OKO msn 38407 today operating flights 'NZ175/176' from / to Auckland, arrived 18.57hrs landing RWY03, and departed at 20.49hrs returning to the land of the long white cloud. Hexcode: C81D82 (1st visit to Perth)
Aug 6, 2013
Aug 5, 2013
Air Asia X A330-343X 9M-XXL msn 662 formerly operated as B-HWG with Dragonair, operated today's 'XAX236/237' services from / to Kuala Lumpur, arrived 05.17hrs landing RWY03 & departed at 07.07hrs. Hexcode: 7502CE (1st visit to Perth)
Aug 4, 2013
Aug 2, 2013
Effective from midnight 1st August 2013, Virgin Australia’s regional operations will upgrade to the latest version of the Sabre booking and check-in system to align its systems with the rest of the Virgin Australia Group. This system transition is a key part of the integration of Skywest into Virgin Australia
Flight number ranges for all services in Virgin Australia’s regional network (formally operated by Skywest) will now have the airline operating designator code of VA, with GDS schedules and availability no longer displaying the XR designator code.
• All international flights (flight numbers VA1-199 & VA4000-4199), as well as flights to Christmas and Cocos Island, depart from and arrive at Perth Terminal 1 (International Terminal)
• All domestic flight numbers VA2500-2999 depart from and arrive at Perth Terminal 2
• All domestic flight numbers VA200-2499 (excluding flights to/from Christmas and Cocos Island), depart from and arrive at Perth Terminal 3.
The last 'XR' operated flights into Perth prior to the midnight transition were as follows:
VH-FSW Fokker 100 msn 11391 flight XR16 arrived 21.20hrs ex: Broome & VH-FNI Fokker 50 msn 20114 arrived 21.20hrs ex: Geraldton as flight XR148.
The first VA operated flight operated 02/08 departed at 04.50hrs as flight VA9990 to Geraldton, this flight operated by Fokker 50 VH-FNI msn 20114.