Saturday 6th December
The flight to Melbourne Tullamarine (YMML) was operated by Jetstar Airbus A320 VH-XSJ as JQ943.
Jetstar Airbus A320 VH-XSJ at Melbourne Tullamarine (YMML) after the flight from Cairns
-XSJ is about two years old, and previously flew for Jetstar Asia as 9V-JST.
Parked next to a fellow Jetstar Airbus A320
The cruising altitude was 35,000ft
Click below to watch the arrival into Melbourne:
Melbourne has some great spotting locations, but I obviously didn't pick the right times for the International movements!
Virgin Australia Boeing 737-800 VH-VOL which was recently repainted into the Virgin Australia livery
Qantas Boeing 737-800 VH-VXI
Tigerair Airbus A320 VH-XUG
QantasLink Dash 8 Q400 VH-LQJ
Jetstar Airbus A320SL VH-VFU
Jetstar Airbus A321 VH-VWU
Jetstar Airbus A330-200 VH-EBE
Jetstar Airbus A321 VH-VWY
Jetstar Airbus A320SL VH-VFO
Qantas Boeing 737-800 VH-VXJ
Virgin Australia Boeing 737-800 VH-VUT
QantasLink Dash 8 Q400 VH-LQH
After spending a few hours in Melbourne, my next flight would be to Sydney Kingsford Smith (YSSY) on-board Qantas Boeing 767-300 VH-OGL as QF458.
Qantas Boeing 767-300 VH-OGL preparing for the short 1:15hr flight to Sydney.
Taxiing for a Runway 16 intersection departure
Click below to watch the takeoff:
The cruising altitude for this flight was 39,000ft
Click below to watch the arrival into Sydney's Runway 16R: