December 2016

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N924R Sikorsky S-92A Helibus (MSN 920116) of HNZ Group /PHI, at Perth Airport - Sat 31 December 2016. Delivered from Fremantle prior to delivery to Broome to operate for INPEX on the Icthys LNG contract from Broome.
N924R Sikorsky S-92A Helibus (MSN 920116) of HNZ Group /PHI, at Perth Airport – Sat 31 December 2016.
Delivered from Fremantle prior to delivery to Broome to operate for INPEX on the Icthys LNG contract from Broome.
N924R Sikorsky S-92A Helibus (MSN 920116) of HNZ Group /PHI, at Perth Airport - Sat 31 December 2016. Delivered from Fremantle prior to delivery to Broome to operate for INPEX on the Icthys LNG contract from Broome.
N924R Sikorsky S-92A Helibus (MSN 920116) of HNZ Group /PHI, at Perth Airport – Sat 31 December 2016.
Delivered from Fremantle prior to delivery to Broome to operate for INPEX on the Icthys LNG contract from Broome.
3B-NBI Airbus A340-313 (MSN 793) of Air Mauritius, named 'Le Flamboyant', over the northern suburbs of Perth – Sat 31 December 2016. A rare visit by an Air Mauritius A340 instead of the usual A330-200, operating an extra summer service MK440 from Mauritius at 8:51am. Heading northeast along the 9 DME arc before approaching Perth Airport's runway 21. Photo © David Eyre
3B-NBI Airbus A340-313 (MSN 793) of Air Mauritius, named ‘Le Flamboyant’, over the northern suburbs of Perth – Sat 31 December 2016.
A rare visit by an Air Mauritius A340 instead of the usual A330-200, operating an extra summer service MK440 from Mauritius at 8:51am. Heading northeast along the 9 DME arc before approaching Perth Airport’s runway 21. Photo © David Eyre
*First visit to Perth*
A6-EUL Airbus A380-861 (MSN 224) of Emirates, at Perth Airport – Fri 30th December 2016.
Flight EK420 from Dubai, seen on final approach for Runway 21.
Photo © Evan Robson
A7-BAB Boeing 777-3DZER (MSN 36103/686) of Qatar Airways, named ‘Um-Alamad’, in Oneworld livery, over the northern suburbs of Perth - Mon 26 December 2016. Flight QR900 from Doha, heading east at 6:16pm to approach runway 21 at Perth Airport. Photo © David Eyre
A7-BAB Boeing 777-3DZER (MSN 36103/686) of Qatar Airways, named ‘Um-Alamad’, in Oneworld livery, over the northern suburbs of Perth – Mon 26 December 2016.
Flight QR900 from Doha, heading east at 6:16pm to approach runway 21 at Perth Airport. Photo © David Eyre
VH-EDP Eurocopter EC120B (MSN 1512) of Roesner Pty Ltd at Jandakot Airport – 24 December 2016.
VH-EDP Eurocopter EC120B (MSN 1512) of Roesner Pty Ltd at Jandakot Airport – 24 December 2016.
Now wearing Crown Casino decals.
Photo © Matt Hayes.
VH-YWY Eurocopter EC120B (MSN 1470) of West Coast helicopters at Jandakot Airport – 24 December 2016.
VH-YWY Eurocopter EC120B (MSN 1470) of West Coast helicopters at Jandakot Airport – 24 December 2016.
Photo © Matt Hayes
VH-QPJ Airbus A330-303 (MSN 712) of Qantas, named 'Port Stephens', at Perth Airport - Fri 23 December 2016. First aircraft in the Qantas fleet to be repainted in their revised livery, this A330 was repainted at Victorville, California and officially unveiled on 27 October 2016. Flight QF777 from Melbourne is seen here on approach to runway 24 at 4:39pm. Photo © Marcus Graff
VH-QPJ Airbus A330-303 (MSN 712) of Qantas, named ‘Port Stephens’, at Perth Airport – Fri 23 December 2016.
First aircraft in the Qantas fleet to be repainted in their revised livery, this A330 was repainted at Victorville, California and officially unveiled on 27 October 2016. Flight QF777 from Melbourne is seen here on approach to runway 24 at 4:39pm. Photo © Marcus Graff
VH-QPJ Airbus A330-303 (MSN 712) of Qantas, named 'Port Stephens', at Perth Airport - Fri 23 December 2016. First aircraft in the Qantas fleet to be repainted in their revised livery, this A330 was repainted at Victorville, California and officially unveiled on 27 October 2016. Flight QF111 to Auckland, taking off from runway 21 at 7:14pm. Photo © Marcus Graff
VH-QPJ Airbus A330-303 (MSN 712) of Qantas, named ‘Port Stephens’, at Perth Airport – Fri 23 December 2016.
First aircraft in the Qantas fleet to be repainted in their revised livery, this A330 was repainted at Victorville, California and officially unveiled on 27 October 2016. Flight QF111 to Auckland, taking off from runway 21 at 7:14pm. Photo © Marcus Graff
VH-QPJ Airbus A330-303 (MSN 712) of Qantas, named 'Port Stephens', at Perth Airport - Fri 23 December 2016. First aircraft in the Qantas fleet to be repainted in their revised livery, this A330 was repainted at Victorville, California and officially unveiled on 27 October 2016. Flight QF111 to Auckland, taking off from runway 21 at 7:14pm. Photo © Marcus Graff
VH-QPJ Airbus A330-303 (MSN 712) of Qantas, named ‘Port Stephens’, at Perth Airport – Fri 23 December 2016.
First aircraft in the Qantas fleet to be repainted in their revised livery, this A330 was repainted at Victorville, California and officially unveiled on 27 October 2016. Flight QF111 to Auckland, taking off from runway 21 at 7:14pm. Photo © Marcus Graff
VH-QPJ Airbus A330-303 (MSN 712) of Qantas, named 'Port Stephens', at Perth Airport - Fri 23 December 2016. First aircraft in the Qantas fleet to be repainted in their revised livery, this A330 was repainted at Victorville, California and officially unveiled on 27 October 2016. Flight QF111 to Auckland, taking off from runway 21 at 7:14pm. Photo © Marcus Graff
VH-QPJ Airbus A330-303 (MSN 712) of Qantas, named ‘Port Stephens’, at Perth Airport – Fri 23 December 2016.
First aircraft in the Qantas fleet to be repainted in their revised livery, this A330 was repainted at Victorville, California and officially unveiled on 27 October 2016. Flight QF111 to Auckland, taking off from runway 21 at 7:14pm. Photo © Marcus Graff
C-GSGJ Cessna208B Grand Caravan (MSN 208B1187) of Sander Geophysics Limited at Jandakot Airport – 22 December 2016.
C-GSGJ Cessna208B Grand Caravan (MSN 208B1187) of Sander Geophysics Limited at Jandakot Airport – 22 December 2016.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon cameras and lenses)
C-GSGJ Cessna208B Grand Caravan (MSN 208B1187) of Sander Geophysics Limited at Jandakot Airport – 22 December 2016.
C-GSGJ Cessna208B Grand Caravan (MSN 208B1187) of Sander Geophysics Limited at Jandakot Airport – 22 December 2016.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon cameras and lenses)
N154AC Sikorsky S-64E Skycrane (MSN 64-037), named ‘Georgia Peach’, of Erickson Air-Crane over Jervoise Bay– 22 December 2016..
N154AC Sikorsky S-64E Skycrane (MSN 64-037), named ‘Georgia Peach’, of Erickson Air-Crane over Jervoise Bay– 22 December 2016..
Built in 1967. Delivered to the US Army in February 1968 as 68-18435, a CH-54A Tarhe. Last served with 1160 Aviation Company, Georgia Army National Guard. Retired from military service in late 1980s. On 26 March 1992, registered to Erickson Air Crane Co, Central Point, Oregon, USA as N154AC.
Photographed here using its sea snorkel/boom to pick up water during demonstration runs for the official launch of the 2916/17 fire season.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon cameras and lenses)
N154AC Sikorsky S-64E Skycrane (MSN 64-037), named ‘Georgia Peach’, of Erickson Air-Crane over Jervoise Bay– 22 December 2016..
N154AC Sikorsky S-64E Skycrane (MSN 64-037), named ‘Georgia Peach’, of Erickson Air-Crane over Jervoise Bay– 22 December 2016..
Built in 1967. Delivered to the US Army in February 1968 as 68-18435, a CH-54A Tarhe. Last served with 1160 Aviation Company, Georgia Army National Guard. Retired from military service in late 1980s. On 26 March 1992, registered to Erickson Air Crane Co, Central Point, Oregon, USA as N154AC.
Photographed here using its sea snorkel/boom to pick up water during demonstration runs for the official launch of the 2916/17 fire season.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon cameras and lenses)
N154AC Sikorsky S-64E Skycrane (MSN 64-037), named ‘Georgia Peach’, of Erickson Air-Crane over Jervoise Bay– 22 December 2016..
N154AC Sikorsky S-64E Skycrane (MSN 64-037), named ‘Georgia Peach’, of Erickson Air-Crane over Jervoise Bay– 22 December 2016..
Built in 1967. Delivered to the US Army in February 1968 as 68-18435, a CH-54A Tarhe. Last served with 1160 Aviation Company, Georgia Army National Guard. Retired from military service in late 1980s. On 26 March 1992, registered to Erickson Air Crane Co, Central Point, Oregon, USA as N154AC.
Photographed here using its sea snorkel/boom to pick up water during demonstration runs for the official launch of the 2916/17 fire season.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon cameras and lenses)
N154AC Sikorsky S-64E Skycrane (MSN 64-037), named ‘Georgia Peach’, of Erickson Air-Crane over Jervoise Bay– 22 December 2016..
N154AC Sikorsky S-64E Skycrane (MSN 64-037), named ‘Georgia Peach’, of Erickson Air-Crane over Jervoise Bay– 22 December 2016..
Built in 1967. Delivered to the US Army in February 1968 as 68-18435, a CH-54A Tarhe. Last served with 1160 Aviation Company, Georgia Army National Guard. Retired from military service in late 1980s. On 26 March 1992, registered to Erickson Air Crane Co, Central Point, Oregon, USA as N154AC.
Photographed here using its sea snorkel/boom to pick up water during demonstration runs for the official launch of the 2916/17 fire season.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon cameras and lenses)
N154AC Sikorsky S-64E Skycrane (MSN 64-037), named ‘Georgia Peach’, of Erickson Air-Crane over Jervoise Bay– 22 December 2016..
N154AC Sikorsky S-64E Skycrane (MSN 64-037), named ‘Georgia Peach’, of Erickson Air-Crane over Jervoise Bay– 22 December 2016..
Built in 1967. Delivered to the US Army in February 1968 as 68-18435, a CH-54A Tarhe. Last served with 1160 Aviation Company, Georgia Army National Guard. Retired from military service in late 1980s. On 26 March 1992, registered to Erickson Air Crane Co, Central Point, Oregon, USA as N154AC.
Photographed here using its sea snorkel/boom to pick up water during demonstration runs for the official launch of the 2916/17 fire season.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon cameras and lenses)
N154AC Sikorsky S-64E Skycrane (MSN 64-037), named ‘Georgia Peach’, of Erickson Air-Crane over Jervoise Bay– 22 December 2016..
N154AC Sikorsky S-64E Skycrane (MSN 64-037), named ‘Georgia Peach’, of Erickson Air-Crane over Jervoise Bay– 22 December 2016..
Built in 1967. Delivered to the US Army in February 1968 as 68-18435, a CH-54A Tarhe. Last served with 1160 Aviation Company, Georgia Army National Guard. Retired from military service in late 1980s. On 26 March 1992, registered to Erickson Air Crane Co, Central Point, Oregon, USA as N154AC.
Photographed here using its sea snorkel/boom to pick up water during demonstration runs for the official launch of the 2916/17 fire season.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon cameras and lenses)
N154AC Sikorsky S-64E Skycrane (MSN 64-037), named ‘Georgia Peach’, of Erickson Air-Crane over Jervoise Bay– 22 December 2016..
N154AC Sikorsky S-64E Skycrane (MSN 64-037), named ‘Georgia Peach’, of Erickson Air-Crane over Jervoise Bay– 22 December 2016..
Built in 1967. Delivered to the US Army in February 1968 as 68-18435, a CH-54A Tarhe. Last served with 1160 Aviation Company, Georgia Army National Guard. Retired from military service in late 1980s. On 26 March 1992, registered to Erickson Air Crane Co, Central Point, Oregon, USA as N154AC.
Photographed here using its sea snorkel/boom to pick up water during demonstration runs for the official launch of the 2916/17 fire season.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon cameras and lenses)
N154AC Sikorsky S-64E Skycrane (MSN 64-037), named ‘Georgia Peach’, of Erickson Air-Crane over Jervoise Bay– 22 December 2016..
N154AC Sikorsky S-64E Skycrane (MSN 64-037), named ‘Georgia Peach’, of Erickson Air-Crane over Jervoise Bay– 22 December 2016..
Built in 1967. Delivered to the US Army in February 1968 as 68-18435, a CH-54A Tarhe. Last served with 1160 Aviation Company, Georgia Army National Guard. Retired from military service in late 1980s. On 26 March 1992, registered to Erickson Air Crane Co, Central Point, Oregon, USA as N154AC.
Photographed here using its sea snorkel/boom to pick up water during demonstration runs for the official launch of the 2916/17 fire season.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon cameras and lenses)
VH-NID / BOMBER 612 Air Tractor AT-802AF (MSN 802A-0523), named “The Boss”, owned by Dunn Aviation, over Jervoise Bay– 22 December 2016.
VH-NID / BOMBER 612 Air Tractor AT-802AF (MSN 802A-0523), named “The Boss”, owned by Dunn Aviation, over Jervoise Bay– 22 December 2016.
Photographed here, during demonstration runs for the official launch of the 2916/17 fire season.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon cameras and lenses)
VH-NID / BOMBER 612 Air Tractor AT-802AF (MSN 802A-0523), named “The Boss”, owned by Dunn Aviation, over Jervoise Bay– 22 December 2016.
VH-NID / BOMBER 612 Air Tractor AT-802AF (MSN 802A-0523), named “The Boss”, owned by Dunn Aviation, over Jervoise Bay– 22 December 2016.
Photographed here, during demonstration runs for the official launch of the 2916/17 fire season.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon cameras and lenses)
VH-NUA Leonardo AW139 (MSN 31744) of Bond Helicopters at Meekatharra Airport - Sun 18 December 2016. Built in 2016 and new at the time of this photo, registered on 12 December 2016. Visiting to refuel whilst on delivery to Karratha for quarantine clearance, before operating from Barrow Island. Photo © Geoff Carberry
VH-NUA Leonardo AW139 (MSN 31744) of Bond Helicopters at Meekatharra Airport – Sun 18 December 2016.
Built in 2016 and new at the time of this photo, registered on 12 December 2016. Visiting to refuel whilst on delivery to Karratha for quarantine clearance, before operating from Barrow Island. Route flown was Essendon – Mildura – Whyalla – Ceduna – Forrest – Kalgoorlie – Meekatharra – Karratha – Barrow Island. Photo © Geoff Carberry
M-ODKZ Dassault Falcon 900EX (MSN 086) of Skylane LP Inc. at Perth airport – 18 December 2016.
M-ODKZ Dassault Falcon 900EX (MSN 086) of Skylane LP Inc. at Perth airport – 18 December 2016.
First visit to Perth, photographed here on short finals for runway 21 at 7:41 am.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon cameras and lenses)
M-ODKZ Dassault Falcon 900EX (MSN 086) of Skylane LP Inc. at Perth airport – 18 December 2016.
M-ODKZ Dassault Falcon 900EX (MSN 086) of Skylane LP Inc. at Perth airport – 18 December 2016.
First visit to Perth, photographed here taking off from runway 21 at 8:26 am.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon cameras and lenses)
A6-EUH Airbus A380-861 (MSN 220) of Emirates, over the northern suburbs of Perth - Tue 13 December 2016. Second visit to Perth by A6-EUH. Flight EK420 from Dubai, flying northeast along the 9DME arc, 2 kilometres away from the camera at 2,900 feet on descent, before turning right to join the approach to Perth Airport's runway 21. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EUH Airbus A380-861 (MSN 220) of Emirates, over the northern suburbs of Perth – Tue 13 December 2016.
Second visit to Perth by A6-EUH. Flight EK420 from Dubai, flying northeast along the 9DME arc, 2 kilometres away from the camera at 2,900 feet on descent, before turning right to join the approach to Perth Airport’s runway 21. Photo © David Eyre
VH-NFJ Ayres S2R-T34 Turbo Thrush (MSN T34-130DC) owned by Aaron M Ford of Longford, Tasmania, at Jandakot Airport - Sat 10 December 2016. This aircraft must have crashed in the last 12 months, as it was noted intact at Northam a year ago. Previously owned by Hillbilly Air Pty Ltd. Built in 1989. Photo © David Eyre
VH-NFJ Ayres S2R-T34 Turbo Thrush (MSN T34-130DC) owned by Aaron M Ford of Longford, Tasmania, at Jandakot Airport – Sat 10 December 2016.
This aircraft must have crashed in the last 12 months, as it was noted intact at Northam a year ago. Previously owned by Hillbilly Air Pty Ltd. Built in 1989. Photo © David Eyre
VH-AHY Beech 76 Duchess (MSN ME-187) of Ad Astral Aviation (leased from R.P.M. Management Pty Ltd) at Jandakot Airport – Fri 10 December 2016. This aircraft was withdrawn from use in 2014 and was parked at Perth Airport near the OzJet Boeing 737-200s, until recently dismantled and moved by road to Jandakot. Photo © David Eyre
VH-AHY Beech 76 Duchess (MSN ME-187) of Ad Astral Aviation (leased from R.P.M. Management Pty Ltd) at Jandakot Airport – Fri 10 December 2016.
This aircraft was withdrawn from use in 2014 and was parked at Perth Airport near the OzJet Boeing 737-200s, until recently dismantled and moved by road to Jandakot. Photo © David Eyre
VH-ZWO Pilatus PC-12/45 (MSN 467) of Royal Flying Doctor Service (Western Operations), at Jandakot Airport - Sat 10 December 2016. Now minus its engine and parked on the grass, it has been withdrawn from RFDS service prior to sale. Photo © David Eyre
VH-ZWO Pilatus PC-12/45 (MSN 467) of Royal Flying Doctor Service (Western Operations), at Jandakot Airport – Sat 10 December 2016.
Now minus its engine and parked on the grass, it has been withdrawn from RFDS service prior to sale. Photo © David Eyre
N212CP Cessna 208B Grand Caravan (MSN 208B0531) of TJ Air Holdings Pty Ltd at Jandakot Airport – Sat 10 December 2016. Soon to depart to the USA, this was previously operated by West Australian Skydiving Academy as VH-PON, but was registered N212CP on 8 November 2016which it wore before coming to Australia. Built in 1996, ex VH-PON, N212CP. Photo © David Eyre
N212CP Cessna 208B Grand Caravan (MSN 208B0531) of TJ Air Holdings Pty Ltd at Jandakot Airport – Sat 10 December 2016.
Soon to depart to the USA, this was previously operated by West Australian Skydiving Academy as VH-PON, but was registered N212CP on 8 November 2016which it wore before coming to Australia. Built in 1996, ex VH-PON, N212CP. Photo © David Eyre
VH-FAY Cessna 208B Supervan 900 (MSN 208B0884) of CGG Aviation Australia at Jandakot Airport – Sat 10 December 2016. Modified for electro magnetic geophysical survey work, now fitted with a new longer transmitter tail boom and some external reinforcement of the rear fuselage. It also has a square electromagnetic transmitter wire around the aircraft and a towable receiver under the fuselage, which is towed 95 metres behind and 75 metres below the aircraft. The aircraft was also converted from a standard Grand Caravan to a Texas Turbine Conversions Supervan 900, where the Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-114A was replaced by a more powerful Honeywell TPE331-12JR engine, and the 3-bladed prop is replaced by a 4-bladed prop. Photo © David Eyre
VH-FAY Cessna 208B Supervan 900 (MSN 208B0884) of CGG Aviation Australia at Jandakot Airport – Sat 10 December 2016.
Modified for electro magnetic geophysical survey work, now fitted with a new longer transmitter tail boom and some external reinforcement of the rear fuselage. It also has a square electromagnetic transmitter wire around the aircraft and a towable receiver under the fuselage, which is towed 95 metres behind and 75 metres below the aircraft. The aircraft was also converted from a standard Grand Caravan to a Texas Turbine Conversions Supervan 900, where the Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-114A was replaced by a more powerful Honeywell TPE331-12JR engine, and the 3-bladed prop is replaced by a 4-bladed prop. Photo © David Eyre
VH-DXU / SPOTTER 649 American Champion 8GCBC Scout (MSN 520-2009) of the WA Department of Parks and Wildlife (DPaW), at Jandakot Airport - Sat 10 December 2016. Used as fire spotter aircraft for forest patrols and for supervising waterbombing operations in the south-west of WA. Photo © David Eyre
VH-DXU / SPOTTER 649 American Champion 8GCBC Scout (MSN 520-2009) of the WA Department of Parks and Wildlife (DPaW), at Jandakot Airport – Sat 10 December 2016.
Used as fire spotter aircraft for forest patrols and for supervising waterbombing operations in the south-west of WA. Photo © David Eyre
VH-DJZ Cessna A185F Skywagon II (Robertson STOL) (MSN 18504277) of Dunn Aviation at Jandakot Airport - Fri 10 December 2016. Built in 1981, ex N61932. Photo © David Eyre
VH-DJZ Cessna A185F Skywagon II (Robertson STOL) (MSN 18504277) of Dunn Aviation at Jandakot Airport – Fri 10 December 2016.
Built in 1981, ex N61932. Photo © David Eyre
VH-PTN Cessna 180C (MSN 50735) owned by Brendon Rangi, of Wee Waa, NSW, at Jandakot Airport - Sat 10 December 2016. Built in 1960, ex N767RK, N180JJ, N9235T. Photo © David Eyre
VH-PTN Cessna 180C (MSN 50735) owned by Brendon Rangi, of Wee Waa, NSW, at Jandakot Airport – Sat 10 December 2016.
Built in 1960, ex N767RK, N180JJ, N9235T. Photo © David Eyre
VH-KPZ Cessna 185B Skywagon (MSN 1850549) owned by Fleur Vaughan of Moree, NSW, at Jandakot Airport - Sat 10 December 2016. This aircraft has been conducting aerial photography over Perth, on flights of 4 - 4.5 hours. It used to be based at Jandakot from 1963 - 2000, operating as a photo survey aircraft for Kevron Photographics (hence the registration). Built in 1963, ex VH-POO, VH-KPW, VH-KPA, (VH-KPC), N2549Z. Photo © David Eyre
VH-KPZ Cessna 185B Skywagon (MSN 1850549) owned by Fleur Vaughan of Moree, NSW, at Jandakot Airport – Sat 10 December 2016.
This aircraft has been conducting aerial photography over Perth, on flights of 4 – 4.5 hours. It used to be based at Jandakot from 1963 – 2000, operating as a photo survey aircraft for Kevron Photographics (hence the registration). Built in 1963, ex VH-POO, VH-KPW, VH-KPA, (VH-KPC), N2549Z. Photo © David Eyre
VH-BTV Eurocopter AS350B2 Squirrel (MSN 9038) owned by Channel Seven Brisbane Pty Ltd, at Jandakot Airport - Sat 10 December 2016. To be shared between Perth's TV Channels 7 and 9, for news gathering, replacing Channel 7's AS350BA VH-TVG and Channel 9's JetRanger VH-JSV. Built in 2001, ex VH-ADV. Photo © David Eyre
VH-BTV Eurocopter AS350B2 Squirrel (MSN 9038) owned by Channel Seven Brisbane Pty Ltd, at Jandakot Airport – Sat 10 December 2016.
To be shared between Perth’s TV Channels 7 and 9, for news gathering, replacing Channel 7’s AS350BA VH-TVG and Channel 9’s JetRanger VH-JSV. Built in 2001, ex VH-ADV. Photo © David Eyre
VH-NID / BOMBER 612 Air Tractor AT-802AF (MSN 802A-0523), named 'The Boss', and VH-FED / BOMBER 605 Air Tractor AT-802 (MSN 802-0454) named 'Big Block', owned by Dunn Aviation, at Jandakot Airport - Sat 10 December 2016. On contract to the Western Australian Government during the summer months, as fire fighting aircraft. Photo © David Eyre
VH-NID / BOMBER 612 Air Tractor AT-802AF (MSN 802A-0523), named ‘The Boss’, and VH-FED / BOMBER 605 Air Tractor AT-802 (MSN 802-0454) named ‘Big Block’, owned by Dunn Aviation, at Jandakot Airport – Sat 10 December 2016.
On contract to the Western Australian Government during the summer months, as fire fighting aircraft. Photo © David Eyre
VH-YWO Pilatus PC-12/47 (MSN 725) of Royal Flying Doctor Service (Western Operations) in front of the new RFDS hangar under construction, at Jandakot Airport - Sat 10 December 2016. $3.9 million was provided by Lotterywest to construct the new hangar, which will be used for three Pilatus PC-24 jets being delivered to RFDS Western Operations. The first PC-24 arrives in early 2018, the second soon after and the third in 2019. One of the current hangars is on the right, with Pilatus PC-12 turboprops undergoing maintenance inside. Photo © David Eyre
VH-YWO Pilatus PC-12/47 (MSN 725) of Royal Flying Doctor Service (Western Operations) in front of the new RFDS hangar under construction, at Jandakot Airport – Sat 10 December 2016.
$3.9 million was provided by Lotterywest to construct the new hangar, which will be used for three Pilatus PC-24 jets being delivered to RFDS Western Operations. The first PC-24 arrives in early 2018, the second soon after and the third in 2019. One of the current hangars is on the right, with Pilatus PC-12 turboprops undergoing maintenance inside. Photo © David Eyre
VH-KGX Swearingen SA226TC Metro II (MSN TC-326) of Casair at Jandakot Airport - Sat 10 December 2016. Taxying in after landing on runway 30, arriving from Port Hedland at 12:06pm. Photo © David Eyre
VH-KGX Swearingen SA226TC Metro II (MSN TC-326) of Casair at Jandakot Airport – Sat 10 December 2016.
Taxying in after landing on runway 30, arriving from Port Hedland at 12:06pm. Photo © David Eyre
VH-KGX Swearingen SA226TC Metro II (MSN TC-326) of Casair at Jandakot Airport - Sat 10 December 2016. Taxying in after landing on runway 30, arriving from Port Hedland at 12:06pm. Photo © David Eyre
VH-KGX Swearingen SA226TC Metro II (MSN TC-326) of Casair at Jandakot Airport – Sat 10 December 2016.
Taxying in after landing on runway 30, arriving from Port Hedland at 12:06pm. Photo © David Eyre
VH-OGX Swearingen SA226-TC Metro II (MSN TC-395) of Casair, at Jandakot Airport - Sat 10 December 2016. Arrived on runway 30 from Port Hedland at 12:07pm. Photo © David Eyre
VH-OGX Swearingen SA226-TC Metro II (MSN TC-395) of Casair, at Jandakot Airport – Sat 10 December 2016.
Arrived on runway 30 from Port Hedland at 12:07pm. Photo © David Eyre
VH-OGX Swearingen SA226-TC Metro II (MSN TC-395) of Casair, at Jandakot Airport - Sat 10 December 2016. Arrived on runway 30 from Port Hedland at 12:07pm. Photo © David Eyre
VH-OGX Swearingen SA226-TC Metro II (MSN TC-395) of Casair, at Jandakot Airport – Sat 10 December 2016.
Arrived on runway 30 from Port Hedland at 12:07pm. Photo © David Eyre
HS-TQF Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner (MSN 38759/331) of Thai Airways, named 'Kong Krailat' at Perth Airport - Fri 2 December 2016. Flight TG482 to Bangkok, climbing after taking-off from runway 21 at 4:42pm. Photo © David Eyre
HS-TQF Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner (MSN 38759/331) of Thai Airways, named ‘Kong Krailat’ at Perth Airport – Fri 2 December 2016.
Flight TG482 to Bangkok, climbing after taking-off from runway 21 at 4:42pm. Photo © David Eyre
HS-TQF Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner (MSN 38759/331) of Thai Airways, named 'Kong Krailat' at Perth Airport - Fri 2 December 2016. Flight TG482 to Bangkok, climbing after taking-off from runway 21 at 4:42pm. Photo © David Eyre
HS-TQF Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner (MSN 38759/331) of Thai Airways, named ‘Kong Krailat’ at Perth Airport – Fri 2 December 2016.
Flight TG482 to Bangkok, climbing after taking-off from runway 21 at 4:42pm. Photo © David Eyre
HS-TQF Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner (MSN 38759/331) of Thai Airways, named 'Kong Krailat' at Perth Airport - Fri 2 December 2016. Flight TG482 to Bangkok, climbing after taking-off from runway 21 at 4:42pm. Photo © David Eyre
HS-TQF Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner (MSN 38759/331) of Thai Airways, named ‘Kong Krailat’ at Perth Airport – Fri 2 December 2016.
Flight TG482 to Bangkok, climbing after taking-off from runway 21 at 4:42pm. Photo © David Eyre
9M-XXK Airbus A330-343X (MSN 1433) of AirAsia X, named 'Xklusive', at Perth Airport – Fri 2 December 2016. Flight D7 233 to Kuala Lumpur, climbing away from runway 21 at 5:07pm. Photo © David Eyre
9M-XXK Airbus A330-343X (MSN 1433) of AirAsia X, named ‘Xklusive’, at Perth Airport – Fri 2 December 2016.
Flight D7 233 to Kuala Lumpur, climbing away from runway 21 at 5:07pm. Photo © David Eyre
9M-XXK Airbus A330-343X (MSN 1433) of AirAsia X, named 'Xklusive', at Perth Airport – Fri 2 December 2016. Flight D7 233 to Kuala Lumpur, climbing away from runway 21 at 5:07pm. Photo © David Eyre
9M-XXK Airbus A330-343X (MSN 1433) of AirAsia X, named ‘Xklusive’, at Perth Airport – Fri 2 December 2016.
Flight D7 233 to Kuala Lumpur, climbing away from runway 21 at 5:07pm. Photo © David Eyre
9M-XXK Airbus A330-343X (MSN 1433) of AirAsia X, named 'Xklusive', at Perth Airport – Fri 2 December 2016. Flight D7 233 to Kuala Lumpur, climbing away from runway 21 at 5:07pm. Photo © David Eyre
9M-XXK Airbus A330-343X (MSN 1433) of AirAsia X, named ‘Xklusive’, at Perth Airport – Fri 2 December 2016.
Flight D7 233 to Kuala Lumpur, climbing away from runway 21 at 5:07pm. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EOH Airbus A380-861 (MSN 174) of Emirates, over Guildford – Fri 2 December 2016. Flight EK420 at 700 feet over Guildford at 6:10pm, on final approach to Perth Airport's runway 21. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EOH Airbus A380-861 (MSN 174) of Emirates, over Guildford – Fri 2 December 2016.
Flight EK420 from Dubai at 700 feet over Guildford at 6:10pm, on final approach to Perth Airport’s runway 21. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EOH Airbus A380-861 (MSN 174) of Emirates, over Guildford – Fri 2 December 2016. Flight EK420 at 700 feet over Guildford at 6:10pm, on final approach to Perth Airport's runway 21. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EOH Airbus A380-861 (MSN 174) of Emirates, over Guildford – Fri 2 December 2016.
Flight EK420 from Dubai at 700 feet over Guildford at 6:10pm, on final approach to Perth Airport’s runway 21. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EOH Airbus A380-861 (MSN 174) of Emirates, over Guildford – Fri 2 December 2016. Flight EK420 at 700 feet over Guildford at 6:10pm, on final approach to Perth Airport's runway 21. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EOH Airbus A380-861 (MSN 174) of Emirates, over Guildford – Fri 2 December 2016.
Flight EK420 from Dubai at 700 feet over Guildford at 6:10pm, on final approach to Perth Airport’s runway 21. Photo © David Eyre
A7-BEJ Boeing 777-3DZ ER (MSN 60336/1404) of Qatar Airways, over Guildford - Fri 2 December 2016. Flight QR900 from Doha, at 700 feet, on final approach to Perth Airport's runway 21 at 6:52pm. Photo © David Eyre
A7-BEJ Boeing 777-3DZ ER (MSN 60336/1404) of Qatar Airways, over Guildford – Fri 2 December 2016.
Flight QR900 from Doha, at 700 feet, on final approach to Perth Airport’s runway 21 at 6:52pm. Photo © David Eyre
RA-76952 Ilyushin IL-76TD-90VD (MSN 2093422743) of Volga-Dnepr Airlines at Perth Airport – 1 December 2016.
RA-76952 Ilyushin IL-76TD-90VD (MSN 2093422743) of Volga-Dnepr Airlines at Perth Airport – 1 December 2016.
On short finals for runway 24 at 4:27 pm.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon cameras and lenses)
RA-76952 Ilyushin IL-76TD-90VD (MSN 2093422743) of Volga-Dnepr Airlines at Perth Airport – 1 December 2016.
RA-76952 Ilyushin IL-76TD-90VD (MSN 2093422743) of Volga-Dnepr Airlines at Perth Airport – 1 December 2016.
On short finals for runway 24 at 4:27 pm.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon cameras and lenses)
A39-002 Airbus A330-203 (MSN 951) of 33 Squadron, RAAF, at Perth Airport – 1 December 2016.
A39-002 Airbus A330-203 (MSN 951) of 33 Squadron, RAAF, at Perth Airport – 1 December 2016.
On finals for runway 21 at 3:48 pm
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon cameras and lenses)
A39-002 Airbus A330-203 (MSN 951) of 33 Squadron, RAAF, at Perth Airport – 1 December 2016.
A39-002 Airbus A330-203 (MSN 951) of 33 Squadron, RAAF, at Perth Airport – 1 December 2016.
On finals for runway 21 at 3:48 pm
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon cameras and lenses)