Jul 30, 2013

Star Jet G-550 B-8270 (1st visit to Perth)

Star Jet Gulfstream G-550 B-8270 msn 5019 arrived 14.45hrs ex: Melbourne Tullamarine (YMML) Airport Victoria, and departed at 10.09hrs 03/08 returning to Chep Lap Kok Airport (VHHH) Hong Kong. Hexcode: 7809FF (1st visit to Perth)

Today's GA728D/727 delayed Bali flight/s

Today's Garuda Indonesia delayed 'GA728D/727' services from Denpasar Bali (WADD) was operated by Boeing 737-8U3 (W) PK-GMO msn 30147 arrived 11.53hrs landing RWY03 and departed at 12.47hrs returning to the Indonesian holiday island. Hexcode: 8A0220

Jul 29, 2013

GA B737-8U3 (W) PK-GMV

Garuda Indonesia Airways B737-8U3 (W) PK-GMV msn 38885 operated today's GA724/725 services from Jakarta via Denpasar to Perth and return, arrived 16.00hrs and departed at 17.33hrs. Hexcode: 8A03C7

1000th Airbus A330 built debut visit into YPPH

Cathay Pacific Airways A330-343E B-LBB msn 1436 (We are flying 1000th A330 added titling) operated today's 'CX137/136' services from / to Hong Kong, arrived 06.00hrs landing RWY21 and departed at 07.31hrs returning to Hong Kong. Hexcode: 780A58 (1st visit to Perth)

Jul 28, 2013

A320-216 PK-AXA (1st visit to Perth)

Indonesia Air Asia A320-216 PK-AXA msn 3610 operated today's 'AWQ8416/8417' services from / to Denpasar Bali (WADD) arrived 19.30hrs landing RWY21 and departed at 20.20hrs returning to Bali. Hexcode: 8A017A (1st visit to Perth)

B737-838 (W) VH-XZH (1st visit to Perth)

Qantas Airways B737-838 (W) VH-XZH msn 39372 operated today's 'QF575' service arriving ex: Sydney at 11.10hrs, and departed at 13.04hrs to Adelaide as flight 'QF592'. This was the aircraft's first revenue services into and out of Perth today. Hexcode: 7C77FB

New Garuda B738 debuts into YPPH

Garuda Indonesia B737-8U3 (W) PK-GFW msn 39929 operated today's 'GA726/729' services from Denpasar Bali (WADD) Indonesia, arrived 16.11hrs and departed at 17.21hrs. Hexcode: 8A03C8 (1st visit to Perth)

A340-313X 3B-NBD MK440/441

Air Mauritius A340-313X 3B-NBD msn 194 operated today's 'MK440/441' services from/ to Mauritius, arrived 09.22hrs landing RWY03, and departed at 13.29hrs returning to Mauritius. Hexcode: 060014

Jul 24, 2013

CL-600-2B16 CL-604 VH-VSZ (1st visit to Perth)

Execujet Australia CL-600-2B16 (CL-604) VH-VSZ msn 5411 arrived 17.01hrs ex: Brisbane Airport (YBBN) landing RWY21. Hexcode: 7C6CF1 (1st visit to Perth)

IAI Westwind II RP-C5988 Medivac Flight

Executive Jets Asia IAI Westwind II RP-C5988 msn 254 arrived 16.30hrs ex: Ngurah Rai Intl
Airport (WADD) Denpasar, Bali Indonesia landing RWY03, and departed at 12.43hrs 25/07 returning to Bali. Hexcode: 75809D

Jul 23, 2013

B777-312 (ER) 9V-SWL SQ223/214

Singapore Airlines B777-312 (ER) 9V-SWL msn 34577 operated today's 'SQ223/214' services from / to Singapore, arrived 14.19hrs and departed at 17.19hrs returning to Changi Airport. This aircraft's last prior visit to Perth was back on 16th October 2012. Hexcode: 76CEEC

Jul 22, 2013

A320-214 RP-C8604 (1st visit)

Philippine Airlines A320-214 RP-C8604 msn 3087 operated today's PR219/220 services from Manila to Perth via Darwin and return, arrived 07.59hrs and departed at 09.12hrs. Hexcode: 758073 (1st visit to Perth)

Jul 21, 2013

Dassault Falcon Jet FA7X N163FJ arrives ex: Shanghai China

Dassault Falcon Jet FA7X N163FJ msn 163 arrived 18.26hrs ex: Shanghai Airport (ZSPD) China landing RWY03 at Perth Intl Airport. Hexcode: A0FD59

Jul 19, 2013

A330-343E 9M-XXK (1st visit to Perth)

Air Asia X 's latest A330-343E 9M-XXK msn 1433 operated today's 'XAX232/233' services from Kuala Lumpur to Perth and return, arrived 14.05hrs and departed at 16.05hrs returning to Malaysia. Hexcode: 7502CD (1st visit to Perth)

A319-115CJ VH-VHD 'SND1'

Skytraders Pty Ltd A319-115 (CJ) VH-VHD msn 1999 departed at 13.22hrs to Christmas Island (YPXM) as flight 'SND1'

World Airways MD-11F (1st visit to Perth)

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World Airways MD-11F N382WA msn 48411 arrived 04.04hrs ex: Bandaranaike Intl Airport (VCBI) Colombo, Sri Lanka as flight 'WOA5962' after a flight time of 6hrs.45mins landing RWY21 and departed at 17.50hrs to Taiwan Taoyuan Intl Airport (RCTP) with an ETA of 01.39hrs (CST) after a flight time of 7hrs.55mins. Hexcode: A464AD (1st visit to Perth) 

Jul 18, 2013

Whitings Beach VH-YFQ (1st visit to Perth)

Photo: Mark Lynam
copyright image 2013

Virgin Australia B737-8FE (W) VH-YFQ msn 41010 named 'Whitings Beach' arrived 09.22hrs ex: Darwin (YPDN) as flight 'VOZ1432' landing RWY21. Hexcode: 7C7A44 (1st visit to Perth)

Jul 17, 2013

New Philippines A320 in / out Perth today

Philippine Airlines A320-214 RP-C8615 msn 3731 operated today's 'PAL219/220' services from Manila (RPCC) via Darwin (YPDN) to Perth and return, arrived 08.26hrs landing RWY21 and departed at 09.38hrs. Hexcode: 7580B3 (1st visit to Perth)

Jul 14, 2013

B737-7FE VH-VBZ returns West

After a long absence here in the West, Virgin Australia B737-7FE (W) VH-VBZ msn 34322 arrived 22.05hs ex: Adelaide (YPAD) as flight 'VOZ721' , on Monday 15/07 VBZ operated flight's 'VOZ 1875/1876' to Newman and return, then operated a late afternoon return service to Port Hedland.

US Navy C-130T In & Out RAAF Pearce

United States Navy Lockheed C-130T Hercules 165314 MSN 382-5384 arrived 20.53hrs RAAF Pearce (YPEA) ex: Townsville (YBTL) as flight 'CNV7961' & departed at 15.09hrs 15/07 returning as same.

SQ203/204 (New flight number)

Singapore Airlines introduced a new flight number onto its Perth services with tonight's 'SQ203/204' services being operated by B777-212 (ER) 9V-SRP msn 33369 arrived 00.16hrs and departed at 01.52hrs returning to Singapore.

Jul 13, 2013

B777-3DZ (ER) A7-BAP (1st visit to Perth)

Qatar Airways B777-3DZ (ER) A7-BAP msn 38248 operated today's QR900/901 services from / to Doha, arrived 17.45hrs and departed at 22.55hrs. Hexcode: 06A07C (1st visit to Perth)

A320-214 RP-C8611 (1st visit to Perth)

A320-214 RP-C8611  PR219/220
Photo: Mark Lynam copyright 2013
Philippine Airlines A320-214 RP-C8611 msn 3455 operated today's 'PR219/220' services from Manila via Darwin to Perth & return, arrived 08.01hrs landing RWY03 (as seen here above) and departed at 09.10hrs returning to the Philippines. Hexcode: 75808C (1st visit to Perth)

Jul 12, 2013

ATR-72:600 VH-FVZ departs to YBBN

Virgin Australia ATR-72:600 VH-FVZ msn 1087 named 'Angourie Beach' departed Perth Airport at 11.34hrs today as flight 'VOZ503A' to Brisbane (YBBN) to complete her delivery flight to the east coast, and stopping via Kalgoorlie enroute.

Departed Perth: 11.34hrs  Arrived Kalgoorlie: 12.44hrs (Flight time: 1hrs.10mins)
Departed Kalgoorlie: 13.17hrs  Arrived Brisbane: 21.23hrs EST (Flight time: 6hrs.06mins)

Jul 11, 2013

New Cathay Pacific A333 visits Perth tonight

Cathay Pacific Airways A330-343E B-LBA msn 1409 operated tonight's CX171/170 services from Hong Kong to Perth and return, arrived 23.02hrs and departed at 00.10hrs 12/07. (1st visit to Perth) Hexcode: 780A57

Jul 10, 2013

Learjet 35 VH-LJJ

Jet City Learjet 35 VH-LJJ msn 35-324 arrived 14.42hrs ex: Christmas Island (YPXM) and Denpasar Bali (WADD) landing RWY03.

Auscal 4 / ADA4

Air Services Australia (Pearl Aviation) Flight Inspection Services Beech Kingair 350 VH-FIZ msn FL-779 arrived 13.43hrs ex: Albany, Kalgoorlie & Ceduna as flight 'ADA04 / Auscal 4'.

Operated calibrating flights on Perth Airport's runways 03/21and 06/24  on Friday 12th July after a flight time of 2hrs.06mins, returned to Perth Airport landing RWY03.

Jul 8, 2013

New EK B77W 1st visit to Perth EK422/423

Photo: Troy Hartmann
Perth Airport Spotters Facebook (copyright Image)
Emirates B777-31H (ER) A6-ENJ msn 35605 operated today's EK422/423 services from /to Dubai, arrived 13.00hrs (as seen above) and departed at 15.01hrs. Hexcode: 89630C (1st visit to Perth)

Jul 7, 2013

Execujet L-45 VH-VVI Careflight

Execujet Gates Learjet 45 VH-VVI msn 45-262 arrived 17.10hrs ex: Denpasar Bali (WADD) & Christmas Island (YPXM) landing RWY21, and departed at 11.57hrs 08/07 to Townsville (YBTL). Hexcode: 7C6D4C

Jul 6, 2013

New Philippine Airlines A320-216 RP-C8010 flights PR219/220(1st visit to Perth)

Philippine Airlines A320-216 RP-C8610
Photos: Mark Lynam copyright images 2013

Philippine Airlines A320-216 RP-C8610 msn 3310 operated today's PR219/220 flight's from / to Manila via Darwin, arrived 07.50hrs landing RWY03, and departed at 09.01hrs returning to Manila via Darwin. (1st visit to Perth)

Emirates A80-861 A6-EEH 'EK406' Medical Diversion today (1st visit to Perth)

Emirates A380-861 A6-EEH msn 119
Photo: Darren Koch copyright 2013

Emirates A380-861 A6-EEH msn 119 operating flight 'EK406' Dubai - Melbourne diverted into Perth Airport arriving 01.05hrs landing RWY21 to ITB 56 due onboard medical emergency. The aircraft departed Perth at 04.58hrs re-continuing her journey as flight 'EK406', arrived into Melbourne at 09.52hrs (EST) after a flight time of 2hrs.54mins. (1st visit to Perth) The A380 was re-scheduled to depart earlier than 04.58hrs, but required de-icing allegedly on her wings as frost had settled due to Perth's extreme overnight minimum of 4 degrees.

Jul 5, 2013

Indonesian EMB-135 PK-RSS arrives ex: Bali

Enggang Air Service Embraer EMB-135 PK-RSS msn 14501020 ex: PK-RJO arrived 03.38hrs ex: Denpasar Bali (WADD) landing RWY03. Hexcode: 8A0219

Jul 4, 2013

Volga Dnepr IL-76-90VD RA-76503

File Photo:  Mark Lynam copyright 2013
Volga Dnepr Airlines IL-76-90-VD RA-76503 msn 2093422748 arrived into Perth Airport at 19.57hrs ex: Jackson Intl Airport (AYPY) Port Morseby, Papua New Guinea as flight 'VDA6279' after a flight time of 6hrs.19mins landing RWY21. The Ilyushin departed Perth at 06.42hrs 05/07 to Kuala Lumpur Intl Airport (WMKK) as flight 'VDA6282' arrived at 12.26hrs (LT) after a flight time ex: Perth of 5hrs.44mins. (2nd visit to Perth)

Air Asia X Flight delays (again)

Air Asia X A330-343E 9M-XXG msn 1131 operated today's delayed Air Asia X flight's 'XAX236/237' services from / to Kuala Lumpur, arrived 10.35hrs and departed at 12.40hrs.

Jul 3, 2013

Qatar Airways 12 months serving Perth

Qatar Airways commenced services to Perth from Doha 12months ago today, on Tuesday 3rd July 2012, over the journey the airline has operated 280 services with all but only 3 aircraft of their B777 fleet yet to visit Perth. All but 1 noted recorded flight have arrived on time, quiet an exceptional record. Passengers departing on tonight's outbound QR901 flight to Doha were each given a ceremonial cake (as pictured) to enjoy! Today's flight operated by B777-2DZ (LR) A7-BBD msn 36016.

Photo: Qatar Airways Facebook Page
copyright: Qatar Airways 2013

New Tiger ....coming to an airport near you soon!

This new "tigerair" logo (as seen above) released today, Wednesday 3rd July 2013, soon to applied onto all Tiger Airways (Australia) operated A320 aircraft.

China Southern's A330 B-6528 'Skyteam' (1st visit)

Photo: Darren Koch
copyright 2013
China Southern Airlines A330-223 B-6528 msn 1202 made her debut appearance into Perth today, operating flight's CSN319/320 from / to Beijing via Guangzhou, arrived at 06.14hrs and departed at 08.48hrs returning to China. Hexcode: 78070E (1st visit to Perth)

Jul 2, 2013

Air Asia X flight delays today XAX236D/237D

Air Asia X A330-343E 9M-XXI msn 1411 operated today's delayed Air Asia X flight's D7236D/D7237D from / to Kuala Lumpur, arrived into Perth Intl Airport (YPPH) at 11.00hrs and departed at 12.58hrs returning to Malaysia.

Jul 1, 2013

Indonesia Air Asia (4th daily flight starts) today

Indonesia Air Asia A330-216 PK-AXJ
Indonesia Air Asia commenced 4 times daily services from Denpasar Bali (WADD) to Perth from today, operating the airline's fourth 'AWQ84118/8419' services today was A320-216 PK-AXJ msn 4035.