Nov 29, 2015

Jetstar A320-232 9V-JSH 3K133/134

A320-232 9V-JSH 

Photo: Jake Fox

Jetstar A320-232 9V-JSH c/n 2604 'seen here above' arriving 05.04hrs ex: Singapore Changi Airport (WSSS) as flight 3K133 landing RWY21 & departed at 06.25hrs returning to Singapore as flight 3K134. Hexcode: 76AA68

Nov 27, 2015

Intera Holdings (PPG Group) Petr Kellner B737-7HZ (BBJ) P4-NGK In & Out

Photo: Mark Lynam
copyright 2015

Intera Holdings (PPG Group) Petr Kellner B737-7HZ (BBJ) P4-NGK c/n 37583 arrived 20.12hrs ex: Beijing Capital Intl Airport (ZBAA) China, and departed at 23.36hrs 6/12 to Dubai Intl Airport (OMDB) Dubai, UAE. Hexcode: 4844B2

Nov 26, 2015

AC/DC Touch down in Perth ahead of two concerts this weekend

Photo: Will Mallinson
copyright 2015

AC/DC arrived into Perth Airport today ex: Sydney 'Kingsford Smith' Airport (YSSY) aboard this chartered Comlux Malta A319-115 (CJ) 9H-AVK c/n 4622 landing RWY24 at 15.31hrs  (seen here above) taxiing to her parking bay 904 & departed at 14.02hrs 30/11 to Melbourne 'Tullamarine' Airport (YMML) as flight 'MLM026'. Hexcode: 4D2052 (1st visit to Perth)

Nov 25, 2015

Our Airline (Air Nauru) B737-33A VH-NLK 'ASY1054' prisoner transfer flight #2

Our Airline (Air Nauru) B737-33A VH-NLK c/n 23635 arrived 13.47hrs ex: Brisbane Intl Airport (YBBN) as flight 'ASY1054' landing RWY24 & departed at 01.04hrs 26/11 to Auckland Intl Airport (NZAA) via Melbourne 'Tullamarine' Airport undertaking a second prisoner transfer flight. Hexcode: 7C4366  

Nov 24, 2015

Garuda Indonesia B737-8U3 (W) PK-GNT GA728/727 (1st visit to Perth)

Garuda Indonesia Airways B737-8U3 (W) PK-GNT c/n 41806 operated today's GA728 service arrived 22.53hrs ex: Ngurah Rai Intl Airport (WADD) Denpasar Bali, Indonesia & departed at 07.53hrs 25/11 as flight GA727 returning to Bali. Hexcode: 8A0533 (1st visit to Perth)

Hi Level Travel (H L Travel) chartered Titan Airways B757-256 G-ZAPX - Around the world charter flight

B757-256 G-ZAPX c/n 29309

Photos: Mark Lynam
copyright 2015

Hi Level Travel chartered  Titan Airways B757-256 G-ZAPX c/n 29309 'seen here above' at Perth Intl Airport,after arriving into Perth landing RWY24 at 10.33hrs ex:Melbourne Tullamarine Airport (YMML) as flight 'AWC189'. 

This aircraft commenced her around the world journey departing ex: Frankfurt Main Intl Airport (EDDF) Germany with stops in central & South America, before island hopping with 2 stops across the Pacific Ocean, arriving into Australia ex: New Zealand. 

The aircraft departed Perth to Langkawi Airport (WMKL) Malaysia at 13.46hrs 25/11 RWY21 as flight 'AWC190'  then onto Germany thereafter. Hexcode: 400E77 (1st visit to Perth) 

Virgin Australia B737-8FE (W) VH-YID VA62

Photos: Mark Lynam
copyright 2015

Virgin Australia  B737-8FE (W) VH-YID c/n 38709 Virgin Samoa titles & named 'Tapu'itea'  
seen here above) parked up on International ramp bay 156 after arriving from Ngurah Rai Intl Airport (WADD) Denpasar Bali Indonesia as flight VA62. Hexcode: 7C7AA3

Nov 23, 2015

Alliance Airlines Fokker 100 VH-XWR SXI-1531 returns after heavy maintenance in Slovakia

Alliance Airlines Fokker 100 VH-XWR c/n 11306 arrived 13.47hrs ex: M.R Stefanik Bratislava Airport (LZIB) Slovakia via Trabzon Airport (LTCG) Turkey, Al Ain Intl Airport (OMAL) UAE, Rajiv Gandhi Intl Airport (VOHS) India, Penang Intl Airport (WMKP) Malaysia, Halim Perdanaksuma Intl Intl Airport (WIHH) Jakarta Indonesia, as flight 'SXI-1531' landing RWY21. Hexcode: 7C7799  

Note: This aircraft departed on 23/09 to Slovakia for her heavy maintenance overhaul as flight ‘SXI-1526’.

Nov 22, 2015

State of Qatar Amiri Flight A340-313X A7-AAH 'QAF9' arrives & departs from / to Doha (1st visit to Perth)

State of Qatar Amiri Flight
A340-313X A7-AAH
(1st visit to Perth)

Photos: Mike Barlow (1), Richard Suidak (2) 
Mark Lynam (3-6)
copyright 2015

State of Qatar Amiri Flight A340-313X A7-AAH c/n 528 arrived 18.53hrs ex: Doha Intl Airport (OTBD) Qatar, operating as flight 'QAF9' landing RWY21. Hexcode: 06A05A (1st visit to Perth)

Malindo Air B737-9GP (ER) 9M-LNJ MXD151/152 (1st visit to Perth)

Photo: Mark Lynam
copyright 2015

Malindo Air B737-9GP (ER) 9M-LNJ c/n 38690 operated today's MXD151/152 services from / to Kuala Lumpur (WMKK) Malaysia, arrived 14.29hrs & departed at 15.43hrs returning to Malaysia. Hexcode: 7502C5 (1st B739 & service to Perth)

Sino Jet Management G-500 N998FA arrives ex: China (1st visit to Perth)

Sino Jet Management Gulfstream G-500 N998FA c/n 5450 ex: N745GA arrived 14.26hrs ex: Shenzhen Bao'an Intl Airport (ZGSZ) China operating as flight 'SJM10' & departed at 00.56hrs 24/11 to Sydney 'Kingsford Smith' Airport as same. Hexcode: ADF0D9 (1st visit to Perth)

BD-700-1A11 Global 5000 VP-CWQ (1st visit to Perth)

Corporate Bombardier BD-700-1A11 'Global 5000'  VP-CWQ c/n 9501 arrived 13.47hrs ex: Chek Lap Kok Intl Airport (VHHH) Hong Kong China. Hexcode: 424138 (1st visit to Perth)

New Virgin Australia Perth Airport T1 terminal opens for guests as first flight arrives.

Photos: Jim Woorow (1) & Luke Chittock (2-5)
copyright 2015

Virgin Australia have welcomed the first revenue service into their new Terminal T1, with the arrival of flight VA713  from Adelaide at 07.21hrs onto gate 148A. The flight operated by Embraer ERJ-190-100 VH-ZPN c/n 190000312 named ' Arrawarra Beach'.

This aircraft will also operate the first departure from the new terminal returning back to Adelaide departing at 08.35hrs as flight VA714. Hexcode: 7C80B9

Qantasink F100 VH-NHM departs Perth via Port Hedland to Singapore for maintenance

Qantaslink (Network Aviation) Fokker 100 VH-NHM c/n 11449 departed Perth Airport at 06.12hrs to Singapore Seletar Airport (WSSL) for scheduled maintenance operating via Port Hedland (YPPD) arrived 08.05hrs & departed Port Hedland for Singapore at 09.05hrs, arriving at 13.13hrs after a combined  flight time of 6hrs.03mins. Hexcode: 7C42D8

Nov 21, 2015

Virgin Australia T3 last flights In & Out

Virgin Australia operated from terminal 3 from 2001 taking occupation after the demise of Ansett Australia then co-shared with Skywest Airlines until the merging of Skywest Airlines into Virgin Australia. Today sees another chapter evolving with the opening of Virgin Australia's new T1 terminal on the international side from Sunday 22nd November & the last flights to operate into & out of this terminal on Saturday 21st November 2015.

The last flight's to operate thru this Terminal 3 today were:

Flight VA569 (Arr): 20.48hrs to gate 19 ex: Sydney (YSSY) operated by B737-8FE(W) VH-VUV named 'Binalong Bay' with the last flight departing Perth for Sydney (YSSY) at 23.02hrs as flight VA570 operated by B737-8FE (W) VH-VUE c/n 34167 named 'Curl Curl Beach'.

Qantaslink (Network Aviation) Fokker 100 VH-NHM arrives after rebranding into Q/Link c/s

Qantaslink former Network Aviation Fokker 100 VH-NHM c/n 11449 arrived 12.47hrs ex: Wagga Wagga Airport (YSWG) after re-branding into Qantaslink colours after a flight time of 4hrs.30mins. The aircraft arrived into Wagga Wagga for the re-painting on Saturday14th November. Hexcode: 7C42D8

Chevron (USA) G-550 N401HB arrives ex: Guam (USA)

Chevron (USA) Gulfstream G-550 N401HB c/n 5173 arrived 08.00hrs landing RWY06 ex: A.B Won Pat Intl Airport (PGUM) Guam USA. Hexcode: A4B109 

Nov 19, 2015

US Navy C-130T Hercules 165351 'CNV3565' RAAF Pearce ' In & Out'

United States Navy Lockheed C-130T Hercules 165351 c/n 5409 arrived 15.50hrs RAAF Pearce (YPEA) ex: Brisbane Intl Airport (YBBN) as flight 'CNV3565' & departed at 13.10hrs 20/11 as same. Hexcode: AE03EF

Malindo Air B737-8GP 9M-LNW MXD151/152 (New airline - 1st visit to Perth & Australia)

Photos: Jim Woodrow 1& 2
Mark Lynam 3
(all images copyrighted)

Malindo Air B737-8GP (W) 9M-LNW c/n 39875 operated today's inaugural services into Perth Airport & Australia arriving at 14.38hrs landing RWY21 ex: Kuala Lumpur as flight MXD151 with a welcoming water cannon salute as she taxiied into her arriving gate 151 (as seen above),the outbound return flight MXD152 back to Malaysia departed at 15.49hrs. Hexcode: 7503DE (1st visit to Perth)

Nov 18, 2015

Sytraders Pty Ltd A319-132 (LR) VH-VCJ 'SND2'

Skytraders Pty Ltd A319-132 (LR) VH-VCJ c/n 1880 arrived 20.50hrs ex: Christmas Island (YPXM) & departed at 21.39hrs to Melbourne (YMML) as same. Hexcode: 7C6AA1

Costco Wholesale Corp GulfstreamG-550 N83CW (1st visit to Perth)

Costco WholesaleCorporation Gulfstram G-550 N83CW c/n 5501 arrived 14.37hrs ex: Melbourne 'Tullamarine' Airport (YMML) & departed at 19.15hrs to Chubu Centrair Intl Airport (RJGG) Japan. Hexcode: AB5648 (1st visit to Perth)

Design Professionals BD-700-1A10 Global 5000 N976CB deprts to Indonesia

Design Professionals LLC (USA) BD-700-1A10 XRS 'Global 5000' N976CB c/n 9428 departed 10.14hrs to Pattimura Airport (WAPP) Maluku, Ambon Indonesia. Hexcode: AD9A23

Nov 16, 2015

Indonesia Air Asia A320-214 PK-AZC AWQ544/545 (1st visit)

Indonesia Air Asia A320-214 PK-AZC c/n 2425 operated today's QZ544/545 services from Ngurah Rai Intl Airport (WADD) Denpasar Bali, Indonesia arrived 16.25hrs landing RWY21 & departed at 18.13hrs returning to Bali. Hexcode: 8A03E4 (1st visit to Perth)

Nov 15, 2015

Singapore Airlines Cargo B747-412F (SCD) 9V-SFN 'SQC7293

Singapore Airlines B747-412F (SCD) 9V-SFN c/n 32899 arrived 19.05hrs ex: Auckland Intl Airport (NZAA) via Melbourne Intl Airport (YMML) as flight SQC7293 landing RWY21 to ITB 156 & departed at 21.59hrs to Singapore 'Changi' Airport as same. Hexcode: 76CCCE

USAF 'Spooky' B757-23A 99-6143 ' tech-stops into Perth today then departs to Pago Pago via Brisbane as 'GOYA16'

Photo: Richard Suidak
copyright 2015

United States Air Force (USAF) B757-23A (C-32B) 99-6143 c/n 25494 operated by the US State Dept Foreign Emergency Support Team, 486th Flight Test Squadron departed ex: RAAF Pearce (YPEA) at 06.48hrs into Perth Intl Airport (YPPH) arriving at 07.03hrs landing RWY21 as flight ‘Goya16’ & departed at 09.04hrs to Brisbane Intl Airport (YBBN) as same, was noted arriving at 15.20hrs (AEST) & departed Brisbane for Pago Pago (NSTU) American Western Samoa at 16.52hrs (AEST). Hexcode: AE0446 

Nov 14, 2015

Skytraders Pty Ltd A319-132 (LR) VH-VCJ 'SND2' In & Out

Skytraders Pty Ltd A319-132 (LR) VH-VCJ c/n 1880 arrived 17.25hrs landing RWY21 ex: Christmas Island (YPXM) as flight 'SND2' & departed at 20.14hrs 15/11 to Christmas Island (YPXM) as same. Hexcode: 7C6AA1

Learjet 36 N82GG arrives ex: Adelaide (1st time visitor to Perth)

Wells Fargo Bank Northwest NA Trustee Learjet 36 N82GG c/n 36-040 arrived 12.20hrs landing RWY06 ex: Adelaide Intl Airport (YPAD). Hexcode: AB2F1F (1st visit to Perth)

Careflight Pty Ltd Beech 400A VH-EIG 'CFH45' arrives ex: Adelaide (1st visit)

Careflight Beech 400A VH-EIG c/n RK-406 arrived 09.28hrs landing RWY06 ex: Adelaide Intl Airport (YPAD) as flight 'RK406' & after a refueling stop departed for Broome (YBRM) via RAAF Learmonth (YPLM) Hexcode: 7C1566 (1st visit to Perth)

Nov 13, 2015

Alliance F-100 VH-XWT 'SXI-1530' returns ex: Slovakia after maintenance

Alliance Airlines Fokker 100 VH-XWT c/n 11338 arrived 13.37hrs after a four day ferry flight ex: Bratislava Intl Airport (LZIB) Slovakia via stops en-route: Trabzon Intl Airport (LTCG) Turkey, Al Ain Intl Airport (OMAL) UAE, Rajiv Gandhi Hyderabad Intl Airport (VOHS) India, Penang Intl Airport (WMKP) Malaysia, Halim Perdanakusuma Intl Airport (WIHH) Jakarta, Indonesia as flight 'SXI-1530' landing RWY21 after undergoing heavy maintenance. Hexcode: 7C779B