Feb 28, 2013

Gulfstream G550 N661CP

Conoco Phillips Gulfstream G-550 N661CP msn 5104 arrived 10.29hrs ex: Darwin (YPDN) and departed at 11.24hrs 03/03 to Subang Airport (WMSA) Malaysia Hexcode: A8B830

Feb 27, 2013

A330-322E 9M-MTK (1st visit to Perth)

Malaysia Airlines A330-322E 9M-MTK msn 1388 arrived 15.05hrs ex: Kuala Lumpur as flight MH125 and departed at 16.43hrs as flight MH124 returning to Kuala Lumpur. Hexcode: 75025E (New aircraft / 1st visit to Perth)

Gulfstream G-V N36GV

Westfield Aviation Gulfstream G-V N36GV msn 674 arrived 15.08hrs ex: Sydney (YSSY) and departed at 08.54hrs 01/03 returning to Sydney. Hexcode: A40A9D

Feb 26, 2013

A340-313X CS-TQM 'ASY009'

Hifly A340-313X CS-TQM msn 117 arrived 22.35hrs ex: Sydney (YSSY) and departed at 01.09hrs 01/03 to Al Minhad AFB, UAE as flight 'ASY009' Hexcode: 49552D

Feb 25, 2013

B747-47UF (SCD) N418MC 'QFA7581'

Atlas Air B747-47UF (SCD) N418MC
Photo: Mark Lynam (c) 2013
Atlas Air B747-47UF (SCD) N418MC msn 32840 arrived 18.19hrs LT (as seen here above) landing RWY21 ex: Sydney (YSSY) as flight 'QFA7581' and departed at 20.37hrs to Bangkok Airport (VTBS) Thailand as same. Hexcode: A4F2EE The aircraft's routing was: (PHNL-YSSY-YPPH-VTBS-ZSPD-KORD)

Feb 24, 2013

EMB-190BJ Lineage 1000 PT-TOE (1st visit)

Photo: Duncan Watkinson
copyright 2013

Embraer Company Demonstrator EMB-190BJ 'Lineage 1000' PT-TOE msn 19000317 arrived 13.28hrs ex: Singapore Seletar Airport (WSSL) as flight 'Papa Tango - Tango Oscar Echo' landing RWY21 and departed at 14.39hrs to Avalon (YMAV) Victoria. Hexcode: E48CEB

Feb 20, 2013

Richard Starkey (MBE) & All Star Band arrives

Former Beatle Richard Starkey (MBE) aka Ringo Starr and his "All Stars" Band arrived into Perth ex: Adelaide at 13.40hrs, aboard Marcplan Charter Pty Ltd Embraer 190BJ VH-VLT msn 14501107, the aircraft departed Perth at 14.42hrs. Hexcode: 7C68BEF

'Ringo' & his band plays at Perth's Challenge Stadium on Thursday 21st February 2013.

Feb 19, 2013

A340-313X CS-TQM 'ASY008'

Hifly A340-313X CS-TQM msn 114 arrived 22.30hrs ex: Al Minad AFB UAE, and departed at 01.01hrs 20/02 to Sydney, operating a charter flight on behalf of ADF, as flight 'ASY008'. Hexcode: 49522D

Medivac: Air Ambulance flight to Perth

Airmed International HK LLC Hawker 800 N838JL msn 258270 arrived 20.39hrs ex: Denpasar Bali (WADD) Indonesia, and departed at 16.03hrs 20/02 to Singapore Seletar Airport (WSSL) Hexcode: AB76E5

Feb 18, 2013

Isle of Man registered CL-604 visits PER today!

Blue Nightingale Trading (South Africa) Bombardier CL-600-2B16 (CL-604) M-ADEL msn 5404 arrived 09.00hrs landing RWY21 and departed at 09.46hrs Thursday 21st February to Sydney 'Kingsford Smith' Airport. Hexcode: 43E777 (1st visit to Perth)

Feb 14, 2013

A319-115 (CJ) VH-VHD 'SND1'

Skytraders Pty Ltd A319-115 (CJ) VH-VHD c/n 1999 arrived 12.12hrs ex: Melbourne (YMML) as flight 'SND1' landing RWY 21. Hexcode: 7C6B4F

Virgin's Yallingup Beach departs to YBBN

Virgin Australia ATR-72:600 VH-FVR c/n 1058 ex: F-WWES 'Yallingup Beach' departed at 11.04hrs to Brisbane (YBBN) via Kalgoorlie (YPKG) as flight 'VOZ931A'. Hexcode: 7C1C55

Feb 11, 2013

TAG Aviation G-450 B-LIS 'TBJ32'

TAG Aviation Asia Gulfstream G-450 B-LIS msn 4088 arrived 23.30hrs ex: Singapore Changi Airport (WSSS) as flight 'TBJ32' and departed at 10.56hrs 13/02 to Singapore. Hexcode: 780A51(1st visit to Perth)

Updated: Monday 18th February 2013

Malaysia A/L 9M-MTE A333 'One World' (1st visit)

Touchdown RWY 21
Taxing to ITB Bay 54
Close up of the 'One World' decals
Photos: Mark Lynam

Malaysia Airlines A330-322E 9M-MTE msn 1243  "seen here above" arriving into Perth Airport ex: Kuala Lumpur on completion of flight 'MH125' today, her 1st visit to Perth since having had her 'One World' decals applied. Hexcode: 750258

Gates Learjet 36 N71PG (1st visit to Perth)

Phoenix Air Group Inc Gates Learjet 36 N71PG msn 36-013 arrived 11.14hrs ex: Darwin (YPDN) and departed at 12.34hrs returning to Darwin. Hexcode: A97B00 (1st visit to Perth)

Feb 10, 2013

Air Mauritius A330-202 3B-NBM MK940/941

Photo: Mark Lynam
copyright 2013

Today's Air Mauritius services from / to Mauritius was operated by A330-202 3B-NBM msn 883 seen here above on short finals RWY03 at 09.40hrs (WST) today. Hexcode: 060025

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

Photo: Mark Lynam
copyright 2013
Singapore Airlines Cargo B747-412F (SCD) 9V-SFN msn 32899 arrived 09.15hrs landing RWY03 ex: Auckland (NZAA) as flight 'SQC7293' and departed at 12.50hrs to Singapore.
Hexcode: 76CCCE

Feb 9, 2013

Dassault 900EX N970SF BNE-PER-XSP

Bechtel Corporation Limited Dassault Falcon 900 N970SF msn 194 arrived 15.57hrs ex: Brisbane (YBBN) landing RWY03, and departed 12.37hrs Monday 11th February to Singapore Seletar Airport (WSSL) Hexcode: AD853B

Feb 8, 2013

Catalina Airlines set to take-off from APR 2013

Photo: Greg Wood
copyright 2013

Mack McCormack's Grumman Albatross N42MY msn G-464 ex: Bu 148329 is se to begin flying boat flights departing from Perth's Swan River to the Abrolhos Islands off the Batavia coastline off Geraldton commencing from April 2013. Costing have be estimated to be approx A$1000.00 p/person. An expansion into the Kimberley region is expected to follow after this operation is established.

Source: Geraldton Guardian Newspaper

Gulfstream G550 N780E (1st visit to Perth)

JP Morgan Chase Bank NA Gulfstream G-550 N780E msn 5258 arrived 09.00hrs ex: Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (HKJK/NBO) Kenya, and departed at 09.46hrs to Sydney 'Kingsford Smith' Airport (YSSY) arriving into the harbour city at 16.07hrs (AEST) Hexcode: AA90EA  (1st visit to Perth)

Feb 7, 2013

More flights for Perth coming soon!

Malaysia Airlines is looking to increase services between Kuala Lumpur and Perth, from its current 10 x services per week to become double daily from September 2013.

Malaysia Airlines recently re-instated MH121/120 from Kota Kinabalu to Perth is also being looked at to increase from the current 1 x weekly flight to 4 x weekly from August 2013.

Cathay Pacific Airways is also evaluating increasing its flights from Hong Kong to Perth,  from its current 10 x weekly flights, increasing to become double daily from July 2013.

Garuda Indonesia Airways is also set to re-introduce its Jakarta to Perth afternoon service from June 28th 2013, the airline's Vice President Bagus Y. Siregar stating that "Western Australia is a very important port for the airline and we are always working to create a more convienient offering for our passengers"

Feb 6, 2013

Skytraders A319-132 VH-VCJ (1st visit to Perth)

Skytraders A319-132 VH-VCJ msn 1880 arrived 17.47hrs ex: Darwin (YPDN) as flight 'SND2' and departed at 18.46hrs to Melbourne (YMML) as same. Hexcode: 7C6AA1 (1st visit to Perth)

1st 'E Block' B777 Emirates to visit PER today.

Emirates B777-31H (ER) A6-ENE msn 35603 is operating today's 'EK420/420' services from / to Dubai. Hexcode: 896307 (1st visit to Perth)

ETA: 17.27hrs (WST) - Flight time: 10hrs16mins

Feb 3, 2013

Ethiad Airways A340-642 A6-EHE Perth visit

Photo: Mark Lynam
copyright 2013

Ethiad Airways A340-642 A6-EHE msn 829 operating flight ETD451 from Sydney to Abu Dhabi arrived into Perth Airport at 18.13hrs landing RWY21, due to a confirmed medical emergency onboard the aircraft.

The aircraft departed off RWY21 at 19.55hrs continuing onto the Abu Dhabi (OMAA) as flight 'ETD451A'. Hexcode: 8961B2

US Navy C-40A Clipper 165835 CNV7422

United States Navy Boeing 737-7AFC (C-40A Clipper) 165835 msn 33826 'VR-57' 'NAS North Island' CA, arrived 09.50hrs RAAF Pearce (YPEA) ex: Darwin (YPDN) as flight 'CNV7422' Hexcode: AE1251