Mar 24, 2014

First picture of PLAAF IL-76TD 21045 refuelling at Perth Airport today prior to departing to the search zone

Photo: Andrea Humberstone
copyright 2014
PLAAF IL-76TD 21045 msn: 1033416524 seen here at Perth Intl Airport (YPPH) having just arrived ex: RAAF Pearce (YPEA) being refueled prior to departing on her first flight down into the search area for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.
The above photograph was captured by an AEGWA members friend who was returning to Perth early this morning from Kuala Lumpur (WMKK) aboard Air Asia X aircraft 9M-XXJ.  

1 comment:

  1. I was wondering if you guys could recommend where/when to go to Perth Airport to see some of these rare aircraft? Are flight schedules published online?