Jan 30, 2014
Jan 29, 2014
Photo: Mark Lynam
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Virgin Australia A330-243 VH-XFA msn 365 named 'Cottesloe Beach' arrived 12.12hrs landing RWY21 ex: Ninoy Aquino Intl Airport (RPLL) as flight V'A9948' after a flight time of 6hrs.26mins. Hexcode: 7C7524
Note: Sistership A330-243 VH-XFC msn 1293 named 'Moolalabah Beach' will next head to Manila on Thursday 30th January 2014, as flight 'VA9949' for maintenance.
Jan 28, 2014
Jan 27, 2014
Skytraders Pty Ltd A319-115 (CJ) VH-VHD msn 1999 arrived 21.31hrs ex: Darwin (YPDN) as flight 'SND1' c/sign: 'Snowdbird 1' landing RWY21 & departed 00.22+1 to Christmas Island (YPXM) as same then departed to Port Hedland thereafter as flight 'SND1'. Hexcode: 7C6B4F
Jan 26, 2014
Privately operated Gulfstream G550 VP-BLW msn 5129 arrived 09.57hrs ex: Auckland (NZAA) New Zealand and after a quick re-fuel tech stop departed Perth at 10.57hrs to Cape Town (FACT) South Africa.
This aircraft recently transited thru Perth Airport back on Wed 15th January, arriving ex: Cape Town at 00.41hrs & departed at 01.26hrs to Auckland. Hexcode: 424090
Qantas B747-438 (ER) VH-OEJ QF2906
Photo: Mark Lynam
Antarctica Flightseeing Flights in association with Qantas Airways Ltd, operated a special one off sightseeing scenic day trip to Antarctica today & flying to Casey Station, and over the masses of ice flows & glaciers that is Antarctica.
Today's flight departed from Gate 12 Terminal 4 at Perth Domestic Airport, with up to 362 passengers paying premium top dollar for the privilege to experience one of the world's most isolated regions.
Qantas Airways B747-438 (ER) VH-OEJ msn 32914 named 'Wanula' operated today's charter flight & departed off RWY21 at 08.13hrs (WST+8) operating as flight QF2906.
Today's flight was flown under the command of Captain Rob Meek & Captain Steve Cairns, alongside First Officer Matt Carroll, & SO Andrew Byrne in the flightdeck.
Route: YPPH 35S16E 40S15E 45S15E 50S14E 55S13E 60S12E 65S11E CASEY and then back the same route. CASEY (S66E110) is a company waypoint created for the Antarctica charters but isn't actually where Casey station is.
Flying time: of 12hrs.52mins for the round trip, with VH-OEJ returning to Perth landing RWY21 at 21.05hrs (WST+8), just after City of Perth's 'Skyworks' Australia Day show concluded over Perth waters.
Flight Fuel: 146.300 (12:52hrs)
VFR: 4.000 (0:32hrs)
FFR: 3.900 (0.30hrs)
Planned Additional: 20.100 (2:39hrs)
So that gave 16:33hrs worth of fuel
Jan 25, 2014
Photography: Mark Lynam
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Air Asia X A330-343X 9M-XXO msn 692 ex: B-HWH aircraft named 'Ji-Sung' wearing billboard titles 'Thank you Captain Park' arrived 05.40hrs ex: Kuala Lumpur as flight D7236 & departed at 07.05hrs returning as flight D7237. (1st visit to Perth) Hexcode: 750320
The explanation behind the naming on the aircraft as follows: Air Asia CEO Tony Fernandes who owns Queens Park Rangers Football Club, announced the naming on the aircraft which also bearing the message 'Thankyou Captain Park' at the launch of the airline's new Busan (Southern Korea) to Kuala Lumpur route which commenced on Monday 20th January 2014.
Jan 24, 2014
Jan 23, 2014
Atlas Air B747-47UF (SCD) N493MC msn 29254 arrived 05.37hrs ex: Al Maktoum Intl Airport (OMDW) UAE, as flight GTI5410 landing RWY21after a flight time of 10hrs.20mins, and departed at 16.40hrs to Tianjin Binhai Intl Airport (ZBTJ) China, as flight GTI5423. Hexcode: A61C53
Jan 22, 2014
Jan 21, 2014
Rate (Australia) Pty Ltd Beech 390 Premier 1 VH-VHP msn RB-175 arrived 16.01hrs ex: Melbourne Essendon Airport (YMEN) and via Adelaide Airport (YPAD) & Ceduna Airport (YCDU) landing RWY21 & departed at 10.15hrs 22/01 returning as same. Hexcode: 7C6B5B (1st visit to Perth)
Jan 20, 2014
Crown Casino Gulfstream G-V VH-CCC msn 581 arrived 08.45hrs ex: Macau Intl Airport (VMMC) landing RWY03 & departed at 10.05hrs to Singapore Changi Airport (WSSS). Hexcode: 7C0A6A
Crown Casino Gulfstream G-IV VH-CGF msn 1083 arrived 09.06hrs ex: Macau Intl Airport (VMMC) landing RWY03. Hexcode: 7C0AFD
Jan 17, 2014
Jan 16, 2014
Australian Defence Forces (ADF) operated Hifly A340-313X CS-TQY msn 190 arrived 06.43hrs ex: Al Minhad AFB (OMDM) Dubai as flight 'ASY002' & departed at 08.49hrs to Sydney 'Kingsford Smith' Airport (YSSY) as same, arriving at 15.36hrs (AEST) Hexcode: 495239 (1st visit to Perth)
Jan 15, 2014
Photo: Peter Watson
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Flight arrival / departure times: WSSS-YPPD Dep:11.59hrs Arr: 15.30hrs; YPPD-YBLN Dep: 16.44hrs Arr: 18.34hrs; YBLN-YPPH Dep: 22.59hrs Arr: 23.37hrs
All times local
Update: Saturday 18th January 2014, departed 16.25hrs to Manila (RPLL) as flight VJT741.
Jan 14, 2014
Jan 11, 2014
Garuda Indonesia Airways B737-8U3 (W) PK-GNC msn 41312 operated today's Jakarta to Perth & return GA724/729 services, arrived 15.51hrs landing RWY21 & departed at 17.37hrs returning to Soekarno-Hatta Intl Airport (WIII) Jakarta Indonesia. Hexcode: 8A040B (1st visit to Australia)
Jan 8, 2014
Skytraders Pty Ltd A319-132 (CJ) VH-VCJ msn 1880 arrived 20.35hrs as flight 'SND2' & departed at 08.37hrs 09/01 as same. Hexcode: 7C6AA1
09/01: Departed Perth at 08.37hrs as flight 'SND2' before returning back into Perth at 17.36hrs ex: Christmas Island (YPXM) as flight 'SND2' & then re-departed at 18.33hrs after a quick turnaround.
Jan 6, 2014
Jan 3, 2014
File Photo of (PK-AZE)
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Indonesia Air Asia A320-216 PK-AZF msn 5706 operated today's Indonesia Air Asia's new 5th daily AWQ8414/8415 services from / to Ngurah Rai Intl Airport (WADD) Denpasar Bali Indonesia, arrived 16.28hrs & and departed at 18.11hrs. Hexcode: 8A03F4 (New service & 1st visit to Perth by this aircraft)
Virgin Australia A330-243 VH-XFA msn 365 named 'Cottesloe Beach' departed at 10.28hrs to Ninoy Aquino Intl Airport (RPLL) Philippines as flight 'VOZ9949' for scheduled maintenance. Hexcode: 7C7524