Sep 14, 2018
Singapore Airlines A380-841 9V-SKG 'SQ231 SIN-SYD Medical Diversion (1st visit to Perth)
Singapore Airlines A380-841 9V-SKG c/n 019 operating flight 'SQ231' Singapore 'Changi' Airport (WSSS) to Sydney 'Kingsford Smith' Airport (YSSY) diverted en-route to Perth Airport due to on board medical emergency.
The aircraft arrived into Perth Airport landing RWY21 at 06.20hrs & taxied to the terminal where an ambulance was waiting. The ill passenger & accompanying luggage were off loaded the aircraft before it departed Perth for Sydney at 07.39hrs as same arriving on the East coast at 13.04hrs (AEST) after a flight time across the continent of 3hrs.26mins. Hexcode: 76CD67 (1st Singapore Airlines A380 to visit Perth)