Thursday, November 10, 2016

Jetcraft Global 6000 N599CH (1st Visit)

Jetcraft Global 6000 N599CH arrived from Perth at 12.10hrs. The aircraft did not hang around to long and departed to Queenstown, NZ at 14.20hrs.

This was the aircrafts 1st visit to Adelaide.

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Gulfstream 550 N5000X arrives (1st visit)

Teratorn LLC Gulfstream 550 N5000X arrived from Essendon at 10.40hrs. The aircraft is currently still in Adelaide.

This is its 1st visit to Adelaide.

Friday, November 4, 2016

Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-ALL (1st Visit)

(Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-ALL on pushback ready for its flight to Doha as 'QR915') Photo by Stefan P (Copyright 2016)

Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-ALL arrived at 17.25hrs ex. Doha operating 'QR914'. The aircraft departed back to Doha at 21.45hrs.

This was ALL's 1st visit to Adelaide, it was ALL's 1st revenue flight since being delivered to the airline on Wednesday.

Monday, October 17, 2016

Cessna Citation 680 Latitude N613CL makes a quick visit (1st Vist)

(Cessna Citation 680 Latitude N613CL parked at Bya 101 after its demonstration flight) Photo by Stefan P (Copyright 2016)
Cessna Citation 680 Latitude N613CL arrived from Perth at 16.30hrs. After performing a 1hr test flight around South Australia, the aircraft departed to Essendon at 19.15hrs.

This was the aircraft's 1st visit to Adelaide. 

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Business Aviation Asia Falcon 7X B-8023 (1st Visit)

(Business Aviation Asia Falcon 7X B-8023 parked on the corporate ramp on a glorious morning) Photo by Stefan P (Copyright 2016)

Business Aviation Asia (Ovation Travel Group) Falcon 7X B-8023 arrived from Darwin at 22.15hrs. The aircraft spent a couple of days in Adelaide before departing to Sydney at 14.55hrs on 15/10/16.

This is the aircraft's 1st visit to Adelaide. It is also only the 6th different Falcon 7X to ever visit Adelaide.

Saturday, October 8, 2016

Etihad Airways A380 A6-APC diverts to Adelaide (1st Visit)


(Etihad Airways A380-861 A6-APC arriving on Rwy.05 as 'EY460 Super')
(Etihad Airways A380-861 A6-APC taxiing to its parking bay as 'EY460 Super')
(Etihad Airways A380-861 A6-APC departing off Rwy.05 bound for Melbourne 'EY460 Super')
     All photos by Stefan P (Copyright 2016)

Etihad Airways A380-861 A6-APC operating 'EY460 Super' encountered unexpected head winds whilst en route from Abu Dhabi-Melbourne diverted to Adelaide arriving at 17.50hrs. After a quick refuel the aircraft continued its trip to Melbourne departing Adelaide at 19.15hrs.

This was the aircraft's 1st visit to Adelaide, it was the 1st Etihad A380 to visit Adelaide as well as the 1st Etihad aircraft in new livery to visit to Adelaide.

Sunday, September 25, 2016

Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-ALK (1st Visit)

(Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-ALK arriving on Rwy.23 completing its maiden flight since delivery)
(Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-ALK touching down on Rwy.23 completing its maiden flight since delivery)
Photos by Stefan P (Copyright 2016)

Qatar Airways A350-900 A7-ALK arrived from Doha at 16.50hrs as 'QR914'. The aircraft then turned around and departed back to Doha at 21.40hrs as 'QR915'.

This was ALK's 1st visit to Adelaide, it was also the very 1st revenue flight which the aircraft has performed since it was delivered on 22/9/16.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Emirates Sky Cargo B777-F1H A6-EFL (1st Visit)

(Emirates Sky Cargo B777-F1H A6-EFL taxiing for departure)

(Emirates Sky Cargo B777-F1H A6-EFL waiting at the Rwy.23 holding point)

(Emirates Sky Cargo B777-F1H A6-EFL lining up on Rwy.23)

(Emirates Sky Cargo B777-F1H A6-EFL thundering down Rwy.23 bound for Manila)
(All Photos by Stefan P) Copyright 2016

Emirates Sky Cargo B777-F1H A6-EFL arrived ex. Sydney at 13.30hrs as 'EK9242'. The aircraft departed at 17.50hrs to Manila using the same flight number.

This is EFL's 1st visit to Adelaide, it is the 2nd visit of an Emirates Sky Cargo B777F to visit Adelaide in 2 weeks. Sistership EFD visited on 10/9 to drop off a new engine for broken B777-300ER A6-EGA, EFL picked up the boken engine to take to Lufthansa Technic.