Friday, September 22, 2017

Emirstes B777-300ER A6-EPY (1st Visit)

Emirates B777-300ER A6-EPY arrived from Dubai at 20.00hrs as 'EK440'. The aircraft departed back to Dubai at 21.50hrs as 'EK441'.

This is EPY's 1st visit to Adelaide. It is only the 5th A6-EP* aircraft block to visit Adelaide.

Qatar Airways B777-200LR A7-BBI Diverts to Adelaide (1st Visit)

Qatar Airways B777-200LR A7-BBI arrived from Auckland 14.40hrs operating as 'QR921. After a quick fuel stop the aircraft continued to Doha at 16.00hrs using the same flight number.

This was the aircraft's 1st visit to Adelaide. It is the 2nd visit of a Qatar B777-200LR to visit Adelaide in as many days.The reason for the visit was duel to a fuel shortage in Auckland 

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Atlas Air B747-400F N407KZ (1st Visit)

Atlas Air B747-400F N407KZ arrived from Brisbane at 18.35hrs as 'Giant 2123'. The aircraft originated in Los Angels then flew onto Honolulu then onto Brisbane and Adelaide.

The aircraft night stopped in Adelaide, before departing the following morning direct to Tokyo-Narita as 'Giant 2654' at 07.30hrs.

This was the 1st visit to Adelaide, it was also the 1st visit of an Atlas Air call sign Freighter to visit Adelaide. All previous visit of Atlas freight aircraft to Adelaide were under Qantas flight numbers.

Qatar Airways B777-200LR A7-BBD Diverts to Adelaide (1st Visit)

Qatar Airways B777-200LR A7-BBD arrived from Auckland 14.40hrs operating as 'QR921. After a quick fuel stop the aircraft continued to Doha at 16.00hrs using the same flight number.

This was the aircraft's 1st visit to Adelaide. It was also the 1st visit of a Qatar Airways B777-200LR to Adelaide. The reason for the visit was duel to a fuel shortage in Auckland 

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Global Express T7-BRS (1st Visit)

Global Express T7-BRS arrived from Perth at 11.20hrs. After a very quick visit the aircraft departed back to Perth at 15.05hrs.

This was the aircraft's 1st visit to Adelaide. It was also the 1st visit of a T7- (San Marino) registered aircraft to visit Adelaide. 

Friday, September 15, 2017

Kalitta Air B747-400F N700CK (1st Visit)

Kalitta Air B747-400F N700CK arrived from Nadi at 10.20hrs as 'CKS532'. The aircraft departed to Shanghai as 'CKS958' at 16.50hrs.

This was the aircraft's 1st visit to Adelaide. It was also the 1st visit of a Kalitta Air B747-400 to Adelaide, there have been a few visits of the airlines -200F's series over the years.

Friday, September 8, 2017

National Airlines B747-400F N919CA (1st Visit)

National Airlines Cargo B747-400 N919CA arrived from Brisbane as 'NCR612'. The aircraft routed Los Angeles- Honolulu- Pago Pago. The aircraft departed to Shanghai at 16.25 as 'NCR802'.

This the aircraft's 1st visit to Adelaide. This is also the 2nd National Airlines to visit Adelaide in a few days.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Antonov Design Bureau AN124 UR-82029 (1st Visit)


(Antonov Design Bureau AN124 UR-82029 on pusback for its flight to Perth)
(Antonov Design Bureau AN124 UR-82029 rolling down Rwy.23 for its flight across to Perth)
Photos by Stefan P (Copyright 2017)

Antonov Design Bureau AN124 UR-82029 arrived from Nadi at 09.30hrs as 'ADB2148'. After night stopping the aircraft departed the following day to Perth as 'ADB248F' at 12.20hrs.

This was the aircraft's 1st visit to Adelaide. It is only the 3rd Antonov Design bureau AN124 to visit Adelaide with previous visits by sister-ships UR-82008 & UR-82027.