Jun 30, 2016
AP Jets Pty Ltd Beechjet 400A VH-OVS c/n RK-239 arrived 15.53hrs ex: RAAF Darwin (YPDN) as flight 'CFH46' & departed at 18.41hrs returning as same. Hexcode: 7C49E6
A-1 Jet LLC (USA) CL-600-2B16 (CL-604) N877H c/n 5445 arrived 12.54hrs ex: Melbourne 'Tullamarine' Airport (YMML) & departed 11.05hrs 01/07 to Singapore Seletar Airport (WSSL) Singapore. Hexcode: AC1106 (1st visit to Perth)
South African Airways A340-642 ZS-SNB c/n 417 operated today's delayed 'SA9280/281' services from / to Johannesburg (FAOR) South Africa, arrived 00.40hrs Thursday 30/06 & departed at 02.52hrs returning to South Africa. Hexcode: 00B0EC
Jun 27, 2016
Etihad Airways B787-9 Dreamliner A6-BLC c/n 39648 operated today's EY486/487 services from / to Abu Dhabi (OMAA) arrived 13.39hrs landing RWY03 & departed at 17.00hrs returning to the Middle East. Hexcode: 896408 (1st visit to Perth)
Jun 26, 2016
Malaysia Airlines B737-8H6 (W) 9M-MSE c/n 40147 operated today's MH121/120 services from / to Kota Kinabalu (WBKK) Malaysia, arrived 14.07hrs landing RWY03 & departed at 15.30hrs returning to Malaysia. Hexcode: 750214 (1st visit to Perth)
Jun 24, 2016
Qantaslink (Network Aviation) Fokker 100 VH-NHG c/n 11514 arrived 16.05hrs ex: Wagga Wagga Airport (YSWG) via tech stop en-route at Adelaide Intl Airport (YPAD) after re-painting into Qantaslink corporate c/s. Hexcode: 7C42D2
Surveillance Australia Dash-8:202 VH-ZZI c/n 550 arrived 14.56hrs landing RWY03 ex: Carnarvon (YCAR) as flight 'BDF77' c/sign: 'Border Force 77' & departed at 10.12hrs 25/06 returning as same. Hexcode: 7C821C
Jun 23, 2016
Bristow Helicopters Sikorsky S-92A VH-ZUQ c/n 920205 departed Perth Airport at 12.11hrs on test flight after undergoing maintenance and returned at 12.43hrs.
A second test flight was flown on Friday 24th June up the Avon Valley to Northam & return, departed at 11.14hrs & returned at 12.57hrs.
The S-92A departed Perth Airport at 09.50hrs to Broome Airport (YBRM) via Port Hedland (YPPD) & Meekatharra (YMEK). Hexcode: 7C8170
Skytraders Pty Ltd A319-132 (LR) VH-VCJ c/n 1880
Arrived: 11.59hrs ex: Melbourne 'Tullamarine' Airport (YMML) as flight 'SND2'
Departed: 13.30hrs to Christmas Island (YPXM) as same
Arrived: 21.10hrs Perth Airport (YPPH) ex: Christmas Island (YPXM) as 'SND2'
Departed: 22.48hrs to Melbourne 'Tullamarine' Airport (YMML) as same.
Jun 21, 2016
Skytraders Pty Ltd A319-132 (LR) VH-VCJ c/n 1880 arrived 14.11hrs ex: Melbourne 'Tullamarine' Airport (YMML) via RAAF Darwin (YPDN) as flight 'SND2' & departed at 15.15hrs to Melbourne 'Tullamarine' Airport (YMML) as same. Hexcode: 7C6AA1
Jun 20, 2016
United States Navy Lockheed C-130T Hercules 165160 c/n 5344 'VR-62' Fleet Logistics Support Squadron coded 'JW' arrived 15.04hrs RAAF Pearce (YPEA) landing RWY18L & departed at 09.00hrs 21/06 as flight 'CNV3324'. Hexcode: AE03E8
Jun 19, 2016
Qantaslink (Network Aviation) Fokker 100 VH-NHJ c/n 11464 returned to Perth Airport via Port Hedland this afternoon at 15.11hrs after routine maintenance undertaken at Singapore's Seletar Airport (WSSL). Hexcode: 7C42D5
Sunday 19th June 2016
Photos: Mark Lynam
Cathay Pacific Airways A330-343E B-LAL c/n 1222 operated today's CX137/136 services from to Chek Lap Kok Intl Airport (VHHH) Hong Kong China, wearing the airline's new revised corporate c/s,arrived 05.50hrs & departed at 07.21hrs returning to Hong Kong. Hexcode: 780237
Jun 17, 2016
Photos: Mark Lynam
Weststar Group B727-23 N800AK c/n 20045 arrived 13.53hrs (asseen here above) ex: Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport (WMSA) Subang, Malaysia landing RWY03 after a flight time of 5hrs.31mins. Hexcode: AAE1E7
Jun 16, 2016
Fortuna Jet Aviation Co Ltd Gulfstream G-550 N550AU c/n 5338 arrived 18.35hrs ex: Macau Intl Airport (VMMC) Macau, China landing RWY03 & departed at 00.10hrs Sunday 19th June, returning to Macau Intl Airport (VMMC) China. Hexcode: A6FF7E
Qatar Airways B777-3DZ (ER) A7-BEG c/n 60336 operated today's QR902/903 services from / to Doha, arrived 18.28hrs landing RWY03 after a flight time of 10hrs.32mins & departed at 23.15hrs returning to the Middle East. Hexcode: 06A1C0 (1st visit to Perth)
TVPX ARS Inc Trustee (USA) Gulfstream G-650 N650FJ c/n 6175 arrived 12.39hrs ex: Hobart Airport (YMHB) Tasmania & ex: Auckland Intl Airport (NZAA) New Zealand. Departed at 00.12hrs Sunday 19th June, to Macau Intl Airport (VMMC) Macau China. Hexcode: A88D40 (1st visit to Perth)
Jun 14, 2016
Wednesday, 15th June 2016:
United States Air Force C-17A Globemaster III 05-5151 c/n P-151 coded 'HH' Hickam AFB Hawaii USA, 15TH WG / 154TH WG departed RAAF Pearce (YPEA) at 09.34hrs to Kadena AFB (RODN) Japan via stops en-route at RAAF Darwin (YPDN) Northern Territory, Australia & Daegu Intl Airport (RKTN) South Korea as flight 'Trek 304'.
Jun 12, 2016
Virgin Australia B737-8FE (W) VH-YIR departs to Soekarno Hatta Intl Airport Jakarta Indonesia as flight VOZ9943 for scheduled maintenance
Virgin Australia B737-8FE (W) VH-YIR c/n 39925 named 'Cactus Beach' departed at 09.19hrs to Soekarno Hatta Intl Airport (WIII) Jakarta, Indonesia as flight 'VOZ9943' for scheduled maintenance. Hexcode: 7C7AB1
Jun 11, 2016
Emirates A380-861 A6-EEI c/n 123 operated today's EK420/421 services from / to Dubai, arrived 17.28hrs & departed at 22.06hrs returning to the Middle East. Hexcode: 896188 (1st visit to Perth)
Scoot.com B787-9 Dreamliner 9V-OJC c/n 37114 arrived 10.10hrs ex: Sydney 'Kingsford Smith' Airport (YSSY) as flight SCO01D landing RWY03 & departed at 11.18hrs to Singapore Changi Airport (WSSS) Singapore as same. Hexcode: 76BD43
Jun 10, 2016
Photo: Richard Suidak
United States Air Force (USAF) C-17A Globemaster III 05-5151 c/n P-151 coded 'HH' Hickam AFB, Hawaii USA 15TH WG / 154TH WG Yellow / Red fin band arrived 11.40hrs landing RWY36R RAAF Pearce (YPEA) as flight 'Trek 304' ex: Pago Pago Intl Airport (NSTU) American Western Samoa to upload its awaiting cargo of US Army MH-60 Blackhawk helicopters. Hexcode: AE1455
Update: Saturday 11th June 2016, USAF C17A 05-5151 departedat 10.16hrs to RAAF Darwin (YPDN) as flight Trek 304, continuing on thereafter to Daegu Intl Airport (RKTN) South Korea as same.
Jun 9, 2016
Skytraders Pty Ltd A319-132 (LR) VH-VCJ c/n 1880 arrived 15.31hrs ex: Sydney 'Kingsford Smith' Airport (YSSY) as flight 'SND2' & departed at 17.00hrs to Christmas Island (YPXM) &returned to Perth at 00.44hrs 10/06 ex: Christmas Island (YPXM) then departed at 02.41hrs to Sydney 'Kingsford Smith' Airport (YSSY) as flight 'SND2'. Hexcode: 7C6AA1
Jun 8, 2016
Jun 7, 2016
Photo: Richard Suidak
Chevron (USA) Gulfstream G-550 N5092 c/n 5386 arrived 19.13hrs ex: Don Mueang Intl Airport (VTBD) Bangkok, Thailand & departed at 08.24hrs 08/06 to Barrow Island (YBWX) & returned to Perth Airport landing at 17.28hrs. Hexcode: A65DFD
Update: Friday 10th June 2016
Departed Perth Airport (YPPH) at 08.23hrs to Honolulu Intl Airport (PHNL) Hawaii USA (as seen here above)
Air Asia X A330-343E 9M-XXB c/n 1647 operated today's D7232/ D7233 services from / to Kuala Lumpur Intl Airport (WMKK) Malaysia, arrived at 15.09hrs & departed at 16.44hrs returning to Malaysia. Hexcode: 7503AE (1st visit to Perth)
Jun 6, 2016
Former Virgin Australia / Skywest Airlines Fokker 50 departs Australia to new start up airline Fanjet Express Airlines in Kenya
FOKKER 50 5Y-FJE
Photo: Jim Woodrow
Christmas Island (YPXM)
Former Virgin Australia Regional Airlines (Skywest Airlines) Fokker 50 5Y-FJE c/n 20200 ex: VH-FNF departed Perth Airport (YPPH) at 08.12hrs as flight 'SYU-1602' on delivery to new Kenyan start up operator Fanjet Express Airlines.
Departed Perth: 08.12hrs, arrived Carnarvon: 11.12hrs & departed at 11.45hrs to Christmas Island arrived at 15.44hrs & departed at 16.36hrs to Langkawi, Malaysia. Hexcode: 7C1B29
With thanks to Jim Woodrow & Robert N Smith for photograph & airline information.
Jun 3, 2016
Surveillance Australia (Australian Border Force) Dash-8:202 (MPA) VH-ZZB c/n 424 arrived 14.38hrs ex: Carnarvon (YCAR) as flight 'BDF22' c/sign: 'Border Force 22' & departed at 10.18hrs 04/06 as same. Hexcode: 7C8215
Jun 2, 2016
Etihad Airways B787-9 Dreamliner A6-BLG c/n 39652 operated today's 'EY486/487' services from / to Abu Dhabi arrived 13.22hrs after a flight time of 9hrs.53mins & departed at 17.17hrs returning to Abu Dhabi. Hexcode: 896465 (1st visit to Perth)
Jet Aviation Business Jets Gulfstream G-550 VP-BNE c/n 5051 arrived 11.06hrs ex: Al Maktoum Intl Airport (OMDW) Dubai, UAE. Hexcode: 400199
Jun 1, 2016
Last scheduled A330-243 service
Abu Dhabi - Perth
Wednesday 1st June 2016
Photos: Mark Lynam
Etihad Airways operated there last scheduled A330 service into Perth, Western Australia from Abu Dhabi UAE, today. Flight EY486 operated by A330-243 A6-EYI c/n 730 arrived 14.01hrs landing RWY06 (as seen here above) & departed at 17.15hrs returning to the Middle East operating as flight EY487.
Etihad Airways 1st A330-243 flight into Perth
17th July 2014