Sunday, 28 April 2013

Korean Air 747-400 Visits

This morning, Korean Air Boeing 747-400  HL7460 landed at Cairns from Chubu Centrair Airport as KAL9127. It later departed to Incheon (RSKI) as KAL3128.

You can find the video of it landing and departing here:

Korean Air 747-400 HL7460 

Thursday, 25 April 2013

Pacific Aerospace 750XL P2-TNT Arrives

About 20 minutes ago, Pacific Aerospace 750XL P2-TNT arrived from Merluna Airstrip (YMEU).

P2-TNT arriving 

Cessna 337 Skymaster VH-RGB Departs

This morning, Cessna 337 Skymaster VH-RGB departed for Charleville.

Cessna 337 Skymaster VH-RGB landing at Cairns yesterday

Wednesday, 24 April 2013

Jetstar Airbus A320SL VH-VFN Photos

This afternoon, Jetstar's newest Airbus A320SL VH-VFN arrived from Sydney (YSSY) before departing back to Sydney an hour later.

Jetstar A320SL VH-VFN

Jetstar A320SL VH-VFN 

This is Jetstar's first A320 with sharklet wingtips instead of the wingtip fence.

Cessna 337 Skymaster VH-RGB Arrives

This afternoon, Cessna 337 Skymaster VH-RGB arrived from Horn Island (YHID).

Cessna 337 Skymaster VH-RGB arriving


Tuesday, 23 April 2013

Rockwell Commander 114 VH-KTJ Arrives

On Sunday, Rockwell Commander 114 VH-KTJ arrived from Innisfail (YIFL).

Rockwell Commander 114 VH-KTJ

And some photos of other aircraft also on the Northern GA apron:

Weipa Air Aero Commander 500S VH-YJI

Piper Navajo PA-31 VH-WHE

Westwing Aviation Aero Commander 500S VH-WZV

Cessna T303 Crusader VH-LMN

Hinterland Aviation Cessna 208B Caravan VH-TFS

Westwing Aviation Aero Commander 500S VH-WZV and Hinterland Aviation Cessna 208B Caravan VH-ETF

Hinterland Aviation Cessna 404 Titan VH-TFU

Piper Navajo PA-31 VH-IOD

Cessna Citation Sovereign N448RT Lands

This afternoon, Cessna Citation Sovereign N448RT landed at Cairns.

Cessna Citation Sovereign N448RT

Planespotting Photos

These photos were taken a few days ago:

Jetstar A320 VH-VGO

RFDS Beechraft Kingair 200 VH-FDB

Jetstar A320 VH-VGO lining up

Jetstar A320 VH-VGO

Jetstar A320 VH-VGO

Mooney Bravo VH-CVB

NQAC Cessna 152 VH-INQ

Coastwatch Dash 8-100 VH-ZZJ

Coastwatch Dash 8-100 VH-ZZJ

RFDS Beechcraft Kingair 200 VH-FDB

RFDS Beechcraft Kingair 200 VH-FDB

RFDS Beechcraft Kingair 200 VH-FDB

Virgin Australia 737-800 VH-VOL

Virgin Australia 737-800 VH-VOL

QantasLink Dash 8 Q300 VH-SBW

Cape Flattery Silica Mines Cessna 208B Caravan VH-LZK

QantasLink Dash 8 Q300 VH-TQE

 QantasLink Dash 8 Q300 VH-TQE

 Cape Flattery Mines Cessna 208B Caravan VH-LZK

Qantas 737-800 VH-VZD

Virgin Australia 737-800 VH-YIG

Virgin Australia 737-800 VH-YIG

Sunday, 21 April 2013

Jetstar's newest A320SL Visits

Yesterday, Jetstar's newest Airbus A320SL VH-VFN arrived from Kingsford Smith International (YSSY) as JST 954.

It later departed back to Kingsford Smith International as JST 957.

VH-VFN is Jetstar Australia's first A320 with Sharklet Wingtips. Jetstar Asia already has at least one A320 with Sharklets. On the fuselage, VFN displays a large decal saying 'Celebrating 100 aircraft and over 100 million passengers.'

Saturday, 13 April 2013

Cropdusters VH-ODQ and VH-PMD Depart

Cropdusters VH-ODQ and VH-PMD have recently been noted in Cairns.

This morning, they went to Mareeba.

You can see the video of them departing Cairns here:

Friday, 12 April 2013

Cessna Caravan VH-ICL

Last week, Cessna Caravan VH-ICL owned by Boab Technical Services in WA arrived from Hughenden. Today, it departed for Archerfield (YBAF).

Wednesday, 10 April 2013

Pilatus PC-12 VH-WPH Lands

Pilatus PC-12 VH-WPH touched down in Cairns from Emerald. The PC-12 is owned by Argyle Charter based in Toowoomba.

Sunday, 7 April 2013

Royal New Zealand Air Force Boeing 757 Visits

This morning RNZAF 757-200 NZ7571 landed at YBCS from Whenuapai AFB as KIW381. It departed for Guangzhou about an hour later. Here's a video of it's fast and noisy departure I took this morning: 
I also have a few other videos to upload too, including Air New Zealand ZK-OJH in the Star Alliance livery.

Thursday, 4 April 2013

Royal New Zealand Air Force C-130H Visits AND New Plane Spotting Video

Last night, RNZAF Hercules NZ7004 C-130H landed at Cairns from Richmond Air Force Base in NSW. This morning it departed to Auckland.

The RNZAF only have five C-130's. NZ7004 first flew with the RNZAF in 1969.

Planespotting Photos

Here's a bunch of photos from YBCS earlier this morning.

Furgo Airborne Surveys Cessna 208 Caravan VH-FAY

Customs Dash 8-100 VH-ZZC

Jetstar Airbus A321 VH-VWX

NQAC Cessna 172 VH-LIO

NQAC Cessna 172 VH-LHI

The Southern GA flight line 

Jetstar Airbus A321 VH-VWW

Jetstar Airbus A321 VH-VWW

De Havilland DHC 2 Beaver VH-IMU

QantasLink Dash 8 Q300 VH-SCE. Also note the new livery. Only a handful of QantasLink Dash 8-300's are in the new livery.

QantasLink Dash 8-Q300 VH-SCE

Jetstar Airbus A320 VH-VQQ

Virgin Australia Boeing 737-700 VH-VBU

Australia Skydive Cessna 208 Caravan VH-ZMV

Australia Skydive Cessna 208 Caravan VH-ZMV