February 2017

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N1956A Cessna 510 Citation Mustang (MSN 510-0305) owned by TVPX ARC LLC Trustee, North Salt Lake, Utah, USA, at Meekatharra Airport - Tue 28 February 2017. Stopping for fuel while en route from Darwin - Broome - Meekatharra - Jandakot. Built in 2010. Photo © Geoff Carberry
N1956A Cessna 510 Citation Mustang (MSN 510-0305) owned by TVPX ARC LLC Trustee, North Salt Lake, Utah, USA, at Meekatharra Airport – Tue 28 February 2017.
Stopping for fuel while en route from Darwin – Broome – Meekatharra – Jandakot. Built in 2010. Photo © Geoff Carberry
9M-LCD Boeing 737-8GP (MSN 38309/5375) of Malindo Air at Perth Airport – 26 February 2016
On finals for runway 21 at 4:55am as OD155. The flight was originally to be operated by 9M-LNY, however the plane had to return to KUL after departure.
Photo © Marcus Graff
9M-LCD Boeing 737-8GP (MSN 38309/5375) of Malindo Air at Perth Airport – 26 February 2016
Departing off runway 21 at 6:14am as OD156. The flight was originally to be operated by 9M-LNY, however the plane had to return to KUL after departure.
Photo © Marcus Graff
9V-SFQ Boeing 747-412F (MSN 32901) of Singapore Airlines Cargo at Perth Airport – 22 February 2017
Departing off runway 21 at 6:53 pm carrying equipment for Guns N’ Roses “Not In This Lifetime…” tour.
Photo © Marcus Graff
9V-SFQ Boeing 747-412F (MSN 32901) of Singapore Airlines Cargo at Perth Airport – 22 February 2017
On short finals for runway 24 at 4:23 pm.
Photo © Marcus Graff
ZS-NEX Boeing 767-35D (MSN 24865) of Aeronexus Corporate at Perth Airport – 22 Feb 2017
Departing off runway 24 at 2:03pm. The plane is being used by the band Guns N’ Roses for their ‘Not In This Lifetime…’ tour.
Photo © Marcus Graff
N650ER Gulfstream GV650 (MSN 6084) owned by Gulfstream Aerospace Corp at Perth Airport – 21 February 2017.
N650ER Gulfstream GV650 (MSN 6084) owned by Gulfstream Aerospace Corp at Perth Airport – 21 February 2017.
This is the G650ER demonstrator most likely on it’s way to Victoria for the Avalon Air Show and is seen here on finals for runway 24 at 2:50 pm.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon camera and lenses)
N650ER Gulfstream GV650 (MSN 6084) owned by Gulfstream Aerospace Corp at Perth Airport – 21 February 2017.
N650ER Gulfstream GV650 (MSN 6084) owned by Gulfstream Aerospace Corp at Perth Airport – 21 February 2017.
This is the G650ER demonstrator most likely on it’s way to Victoria for the Avalon Air Show and is seen here on finals for runway 24 at 2:50 pm.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon camera and lenses)
VH-PNM Embraer 500 Phenom 100 (MSN 50000206) of Revesco Aviation (temporarily operating for China Southern West Australian Flying College) at Jandakot Airport – 21 February 2017.
VH-PNM Embraer 500 Phenom 100 (MSN 50000206) of Revesco Aviation (temporarily operating for China Southern West Australian Flying College) at Jandakot Airport – 21 February 2017.
Operating with China Southern West Australian Flying College whilst one of their two Phenom 100s, VH-FJP, undergoes maintenance, photographed here taxying in after landing on runway 24R at 1:30 pm. Built in 2010, ex PT-FYZ.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon camera and lenses)
VH-PNM Embraer 500 Phenom 100 (MSN 50000206) of Revesco Aviation (temporarily operating for China Southern West Australian Flying College) at Jandakot Airport – 21 February 2017.
VH-PNM Embraer 500 Phenom 100 (MSN 50000206) of Revesco Aviation (temporarily operating for China Southern West Australian Flying College) at Jandakot Airport – 21 February 2017.
Operating with China Southern West Australian Flying College whilst one of their two Phenom 100s, VH-FJP, undergoes maintenance, photographed here taxying in after landing on runway 24R at 1:30 pm. Built in 2010, ex PT-FYZ.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon camera and lenses)
VH-NWF Mooney M20J (MSN 24-0587) of Mark Weller, Albany at Jandakot Airport – 21 February 2017.
VH-NWF Mooney M20J (MSN 24-0587) of Mark Weller, Albany at Jandakot Airport – 21 February 2017.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon camera and lenses)
ZS-NEX Boeing 767-35D (MSN 24865) of Aeronexus Corporate at Perth Airport - 20 Feb 2017
ZS-NEX Boeing 767-35D (MSN 24865) of Aeronexus Corporate at Perth Airport – 20 Feb 2017
First visit to Perth and is photographed here at the international terminal. The plane is being used by the band Guns N’ Roses for their ‘Not In This Lifetime…’ tour.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon cameras and lenses)
ZS-NEX Boeing 767-35D (MSN 24865) of Aeronexus Corporate at Perth Airport - 20 Feb 2017
ZS-NEX Boeing 767-35D (MSN 24865) of Aeronexus Corporate at Perth Airport – 20 Feb 2017
First visit to Perth and is photographed here at the international terminal. The plane is being used by the band Guns N’ Roses for their ‘Not In This Lifetime…’ tour.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon cameras and lenses)
ZS-NEX Boeing 767-35D (MSN 24865) of Aeronexus Corporate at Perth Airport - 20 Feb 2017
ZS-NEX Boeing 767-35D (MSN 24865) of Aeronexus Corporate at Perth Airport – 20 Feb 2017
First visit to Perth and is photographed here at the international terminal. The plane is being used by the band Guns N’ Roses for their ‘Not In This Lifetime…’ tour.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon cameras and lenses)
ZS-NEX Boeing 767-35D (MSN 24865) of Aeronexus Corporate at Perth Airport - 20 Feb 2017
ZS-NEX Boeing 767-35D (MSN 24865) of Aeronexus Corporate at Perth Airport – 20 Feb 2017
First visit to Perth and is photographed here at the international terminal. The plane is being used by the band Guns N’ Roses for their ‘Not In This Lifetime…’ tour.
Photo © Keith Anderson (Photographed using Canon cameras and lenses)
ZS-NEX Boeing 767-35D (MSN 24865) of Aeronexus Corporate at Perth Airport – 19 Feb 2017
On finals for runway 21 at 8:40pm. The plane is being used by the band Guns N’ Roses for their ‘Not In This Lifetime…’ tour.
Photo © Marcus Graff
Rex Regional Express Saab 340B VH-ZLK (MSN 340B-381) on short finals runway 03 at 0726hrs Sat 18 Feb 2017, inbound from Albany. © Jimmy Leng
Rex Regional Express Saab 340B VH-ZLK (MSN 340B-381) on short finals runway 03 at 0726hrs Sat 18 Feb 2017, inbound from Albany.
© Jimmy Leng
Jetstar A321-231 (WL) VH-VWQ (MSN 7384) operating JQ972 on short finals runway 03 at 0723hrs Sat 18 Feb 2017. Sporting the new Airbus winglets, this was its 2nd visit to PER since entering revenue service on 8 Dec 2016. © Jimmy Leng
Jetstar A321-231 (WL) VH-VWQ (MSN 7384) operating JQ972 on short finals runway 03 at 0723hrs Sat 18 Feb 2017. Sporting the new Airbus winglets, this was its 2nd visit to PER since entering revenue service on 8 Dec 2016.
© Jimmy Leng
Emirates A6-EUH A380-800 (MSN 220) departing PER for Dubai as EK421D on runway 21 in a rare PER evening departure at 1807hrs Thu 16 Feb 2017. The aircraft originally departed PER bound for Dubai the previous night but returned to PER several hours later © Jimmy Leng
Emirates A6-EUH A380-800 (MSN 220) departing PER for Dubai as EK421D on runway 21 in a rare PER evening departure at 1807hrs Thu 16 Feb 2017.
The aircraft originally departed PER bound for Dubai the previous night but returned to PER several hours later
© Jimmy Leng
Emirates A6-EUH A380-800 (MSN 220) departing PER for Dubai as EK421D on runway 21 in a rare PER evening departure at 1807hrs Thu 16 Feb 2017. The aircraft originally departed PER bound for Dubai the previous night but returned to PER several hours later © Jimmy Leng
Emirates A6-EUH A380-800 (MSN 220) departing PER for Dubai as EK421D on runway 21 in a rare PER evening departure at 1807hrs Thu 16 Feb 2017.
The aircraft originally departed PER bound for Dubai the previous night but returned to PER several hours later
© Jimmy Leng
Emirates A6-EUH A380-800 (MSN 220) departing PER for Dubai as EK421D on runway 21 in a rare PER evening departure at 1807hrs Thu 16 Feb 2017. The aircraft originally departed PER bound for Dubai the previous night but returned to PER several hours later © Jimmy Leng
Emirates A6-EUH A380-800 (MSN 220) departing PER for Dubai as EK421D on runway 21 in a rare PER evening departure at 1807hrs Thu 16 Feb 2017.
The aircraft originally departed PER bound for Dubai the previous night but returned to PER several hours later
© Jimmy Leng
Royal Air Force A330-243 MRTT KC2 Voyager (MSN 1046) ZZ330 on short finals runway 21 PER at 0621hrs Thu 16 Feb 2017 from Nairobi, Kenya. The aircraft departed PER in the early hours of Fri 17 Feb 2017. © Jimmy Leng
Royal Air Force A330-243 MRTT KC2 Voyager (MSN 1046) ZZ330 on short finals runway 21 PER at 0621hrs Thu 16 Feb 2017 from Nairobi, Kenya.
The aircraft departed PER in the early hours of Fri 17 Feb 2017.
© Jimmy Leng
3B-NBM Airbus A330-202 (MSN 883) of Air Mauritius at Perth Airport – 15 February 2017. MK440 on final approach to runway 06 arriving from Mauritius. © Ben Cambridge
VH-LNY Maule M-7-235B Super Rocket (MSN 23040C) owned by Stephen Kox of Wantirna, Victoria, at Meekatharra Airport - Mon 13 February 2017. Refuelling en route from Exmouth to Melbourne. Built in 1997, ex VH-AUK, VH-DRE. Photo © Geoff Carberry
VH-LNY Maule M-7-235B Super Rocket (MSN 23040C) owned by Stephen Kox of Wantirna, Victoria, at Meekatharra Airport – Mon 13 February 2017.
Refuelling en route from Exmouth to Melbourne. Built in 1997, ex VH-AUK, VH-DRE. Photo © Geoff Carberry
VH-LNY Maule M-7-235B Super Rocket (MSN 23040C) owned by Stephen Kox of Wantirna, Victoria, at Meekatharra Airport - Mon 13 February 2017. Refuelling en route from Exmouth to Melbourne. Built in 1997, ex VH-AUK, VH-DRE. Photo © Geoff Carberry
VH-LNY Maule M-7-235B Super Rocket (MSN 23040C) owned by Stephen Kox of Wantirna, Victoria, at Meekatharra Airport – Mon 13 February 2017.
Refuelling en route from Exmouth to Melbourne. Built in 1997, ex VH-AUK, VH-DRE. Photo © Geoff Carberry
VH-NHJ Fokker 100 (MSN 11464) of QantasLink (Network Aviation), at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017. NETLINK 1618 from Geraldton, landing on Runway 06 at 9:17am. Photo © David Eyre
VH-NHJ Fokker 100 (MSN 11464) of QantasLink (Network Aviation), at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
NETLINK 1618 from Geraldton, landing on Runway 06 at 9:17am. Photo © David Eyre
VH-XFJ Airbus A330-243 (MSN 1561) of Virgin Australia, named 'Gnaraloo Bay', at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017. Flight VA467 to Brisbane, lining up on runway 06 at 9:23am for take-off. Photo © David Eyre
VH-XFJ Airbus A330-243 (MSN 1561) of Virgin Australia, named ‘Gnaraloo Bay’, at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
Flight VA467 to Brisbane, lining up on runway 06 at 9:23am for take-off. Photo © David Eyre
VH-XFJ Airbus A330-243 (MSN 1561) of Virgin Australia, named 'Gnaraloo Bay', at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017. Flight VA467 to Brisbane, lining up on runway 06 at 9:23am for take-off. Photo © David Eyre
VH-XFJ Airbus A330-243 (MSN 1561) of Virgin Australia, named ‘Gnaraloo Bay’, at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
Flight VA467 to Brisbane, lining up on runway 06 at 9:23am for take-off. Photo © David Eyre
VH-XNE Bombardier CL-600-2B16 Challenger 604 (MSN 5647) owned by Cobham SAR Services Pty Ltd, operated for the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA), at Perth Airport - Sat 11 February 2017. ** First visit to Perth ** Arriving from Cairns on runway 06 at 9:34am. Used for search and rescue. The long radome under the forward fuselage is a multi mode search radar, whilst the smaller fairing just in front of it contains a search and rescue direction finder. It will also soon be fitted with an electro-optical turret just behind the main wheel bays. Built in 2006, ex C-FMUS, N337FX, C-GLXF. Photo © David Eyre
VH-XNE Bombardier CL-600-2B16 Challenger 604 (MSN 5647) owned by Cobham SAR Services Pty Ltd, operated for the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA), at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
** First visit to Perth ** Arriving from Cairns on runway 06 at 9:34am. Used for search and rescue. The long radome under the forward fuselage is a multi mode search radar, whilst the smaller fairing just in front of it contains a search and rescue direction finder. It will also soon be fitted with an electro-optical turret just behind the main wheel bays. Built in 2006, ex C-FMUS, N337FX, C-GLXF. Photo © David Eyre
VH-XNE Bombardier CL-600-2B16 Challenger 604 (MSN 5647) owned by Cobham SAR Services Pty Ltd, operated for the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA), at Perth Airport - Sat 11 February 2017. ** First visit to Perth ** Arriving from Cairns on runway 06 at 9:34am. Used for search and rescue. The long radome under the forward fuselage is a multi mode search radar, whilst the smaller fairing just in front of it contains a search and rescue direction finder. It will also soon be fitted with an electro-optical turret just behind the main wheel bays. Built in 2006, ex C-FMUS, N337FX, C-GLXF. Photo © David Eyre
VH-XNE Bombardier CL-600-2B16 Challenger 604 (MSN 5647) owned by Cobham SAR Services Pty Ltd, operated for the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA), at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
** First visit to Perth ** Arriving from Cairns on runway 06 at 9:34am. Used for search and rescue. The long radome under the forward fuselage is a multi mode search radar, whilst the smaller fairing just in front of it contains a search and rescue direction finder. It will also soon be fitted with an electro-optical turret just behind the main wheel bays. Built in 2006, ex C-FMUS, N337FX, C-GLXF. Photo © David Eyre
VH-XNE Bombardier CL-600-2B16 Challenger 604 (MSN 5647) owned by Cobham SAR Services Pty Ltd, operated for the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA), at Perth Airport - Sat 11 February 2017. ** First visit to Perth ** Arriving from Cairns on runway 06 at 9:34am. Used for search and rescue. The long radome under the forward fuselage is a multi mode search radar, whilst the smaller fairing just in front of it contains a search and rescue direction finder. It will also soon be fitted with an electro-optical turret just behind the main wheel bays. Built in 2006, ex C-FMUS, N337FX, C-GLXF. Photo © David Eyre
VH-XNE Bombardier CL-600-2B16 Challenger 604 (MSN 5647) owned by Cobham SAR Services Pty Ltd, operated for the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA), at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
** First visit to Perth ** Arriving from Cairns on runway 06 at 9:34am. Used for search and rescue. The long radome under the forward fuselage is a multi mode search radar, whilst the smaller fairing just in front of it contains a search and rescue direction finder. It will also soon be fitted with an electro-optical turret just behind the main wheel bays. Built in 2006, ex C-FMUS, N337FX, C-GLXF. Photo © David Eyre
VH-YFQ Boeing 737-8FE (MSN 41010/4494) of Virgin Australia, named 'Whiting Beach', at Perth Airport - Sat 11 February 2017. VA679 from Melbourne, landing on runway 06 at 10:06am. Photo © David Eyre
VH-YFQ Boeing 737-8FE (MSN 41010/4494) of Virgin Australia, named ‘Whiting Beach’, at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
VA679 from Melbourne, landing on runway 06 at 10:06am. Photo © David Eyre
PK-AZE Airbus A320-216 (MSN 5098) of Indonesia AirAsia, at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017. Flight QZ534 from Denpasar (Bali), landing on runway 06 at 10:33am. Photo © David Eyre
PK-AZE Airbus A320-216 (MSN 5098) of Indonesia AirAsia, at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
Flight QZ534 from Denpasar (Bali), landing on runway 06 at 10:33am. Photo © David Eyre
PK-AZE Airbus A320-216 (MSN 5098) of Indonesia AirAsia, at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017. Flight QZ535 to Denpasar (Bali), lining up on runway 06 for take-off at 11:35am. Photo © David Eyre
PK-AZE Airbus A320-216 (MSN 5098) of Indonesia AirAsia, at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
Flight QZ535 to Denpasar (Bali), lining up on runway 06 for take-off at 11:35am. Photo © David Eyre
VH-NHI Fokker 100 (MSN 11479) of QantasLink (Network Aviation), at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017. 'NETLINK 1606' from Kalgoorlie, about to land on runway 06 at 10:50am. Photo © David Eyre
VH-NHI Fokker 100 (MSN 11479) of QantasLink (Network Aviation), at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
‘NETLINK 1606’ from Kalgoorlie, about to land on runway 06 at 10:50am. Photo © David Eyre
VH-NHM Fokker 100 (MSN 11449) of QantasLink (Network Aviation), at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017. Landing on runway 06 as 'NETLINK 1623' from Newman, at 10:50am. Photo © David Eyre
VH-NHM Fokker 100 (MSN 11449) of QantasLink (Network Aviation), at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
Landing on runway 06 as ‘NETLINK 1623’ from Newman, at 10:50am. Photo © David Eyre
VH-ZLQ Saab 340B (MSN 340B-370) of Regional Express Airlines (Rex), at Perth Airport - Sat 11 February 2017. Flight ZL2114 from Albany, about to land on runway 06 at 11:19am. Photo © David Eyre
VH-ZLQ Saab 340B (MSN 340B-370) of Regional Express Airlines (Rex), at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
Flight ZL2114 from Albany, about to land on runway 06 at 11:19am. Photo © David Eyre
VH-ZLQ Saab 340B (MSN 340B-370) of Regional Express Airlines (Rex), at Perth Airport - Sat 11 February 2017. Flight ZL2114 from Albany, about to land on runway 06 at 11:19am. Photo © David Eyre
VH-ZLQ Saab 340B (MSN 340B-370) of Regional Express Airlines (Rex), at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
Flight ZL2114 from Albany, about to land on runway 06 at 11:19am. Photo © David Eyre
VH-EBB Airbus A330-202 (MSN 522) named 'Albany', of Qantas, at Perth Airport - Sat 11 February 2017. Flight QF598 to Brisbane, lining up on runway 06 for take-off at 11:31am. Photo © David Eyre
VH-EBB Airbus A330-202 (MSN 522) named ‘Albany’, of Qantas, at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
Flight QF598 to Brisbane, lining up on runway 06 for take-off at 11:31am. Photo © David Eyre
VH-EBB Airbus A330-202 (MSN 522) named 'Albany', of Qantas, at Perth Airport - Sat 11 February 2017. Flight QF598 to Brisbane, lining up on runway 06 for take-off at 11:31am. Photo © David Eyre
VH-EBB Airbus A330-202 (MSN 522) named ‘Albany’, of Qantas, at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
Flight QF598 to Brisbane, lining up on runway 06 for take-off at 11:31am. Photo © David Eyre
VH-YFW Boeing 737-8FE (MSN 41037) of Virgin Australia, named 'Turqoise Bay', at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017. VA464 from Brisbane, about to land on runway 06 at 12:16 pm. Photo © David Eyre
VH-YFW Boeing 737-8FE (MSN 41037) of Virgin Australia, named ‘Turqoise Bay’, at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
VA464 from Brisbane, about to land on runway 06 at 12:16 pm. Photo © David Eyre
VH-VFX Airbus A320-232 (WL) (MSN 5871) of Jetstar at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017. Flight JQ117 from Denpasar (Bali), about to land on runway 06 at 12:20pm. VH-VFX formerly wore “Kung Fu Panda 3” movie decals. Photo © David Eyre
VH-VFX Airbus A320-232 (WL) (MSN 5871) of Jetstar at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
Flight JQ117 from Denpasar (Bali), about to land on runway 06 at 12:20pm. VH-VFX formerly wore “Kung Fu Panda 3” movie decals. Photo © David Eyre
VH-VFX Airbus A320-232 (WL) (MSN 5871) of Jetstar at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017. Flight JQ117 from Denpasar (Bali), about to land on runway 06 at 12:20pm. VH-VFX formerly wore “Kung Fu Panda 3” movie decals. Photo © David Eyre
VH-VFX Airbus A320-232 (WL) (MSN 5871) of Jetstar at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
Flight JQ117 from Denpasar (Bali), about to land on runway 06 at 12:20pm. VH-VFX formerly wore “Kung Fu Panda 3” movie decals. Photo © David Eyre
9V-SVB Boeing 777-212ER (MSN 28525/353) of Singapore Airlines at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017. Flight SQ213 from Singapore on final approach to runway 06 at 12:24pm. Photo © David Eyre
9V-SVB Boeing 777-212ER (MSN 28525/353) of Singapore Airlines at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
Flight SQ213 from Singapore on final approach to runway 06 at 12:24pm. Photo © David Eyre
9V-SVB Boeing 777-212ER (MSN 28525/353) of Singapore Airlines at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017. Flight SQ213 from Singapore on final approach to runway 06 at 12:24pm. Photo © David Eyre
9V-SVB Boeing 777-212ER (MSN 28525/353) of Singapore Airlines at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
Flight SQ213 from Singapore on final approach to runway 06 at 12:24pm. Photo © David Eyre
ZS-SXD Airbus A340-313X (MSN 643) South African Airways, in special 2012 Olympics colours, named 'Siyanqoba' at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017. Flight SA280 from Johannesburg, landing on runway 06 at 12:30pm. This was ZS-SXD's first revenue service since 30 October 2016, so it may have been undergoing an extensive overhaul. Photo © David Eyre
ZS-SXD Airbus A340-313X (MSN 643) South African Airways, in special 2012 Olympics colours, named ‘Siyanqoba’ at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
Flight SA280 from Johannesburg, landing on runway 06 at 12:30pm. This was ZS-SXD’s first revenue service since 30 October 2016, so it may have been undergoing an extensive overhaul. Photo © David Eyre
ZS-SXD Airbus A340-313X (MSN 643) South African Airways, in special 2012 Olympics colours, named 'Siyanqoba' at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017. Flight SA280 from Johannesburg, landing on runway 06 at 12:30pm. This was ZS-SXD's first revenue service since 30 October 2016, so it may have been undergoing an extensive overhaul. Photo © David Eyre
ZS-SXD Airbus A340-313X (MSN 643) South African Airways, in special 2012 Olympics colours, named ‘Siyanqoba’ at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
Flight SA280 from Johannesburg, landing on runway 06 at 12:30pm. This was ZS-SXD’s first revenue service since 30 October 2016, so it may have been undergoing an extensive overhaul. Photo © David Eyre
ZS-SXD Airbus A340-313X (MSN 643) South African Airways, in special 2012 Olympics colours, named 'Siyanqoba' at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017. Flight SA280 from Johannesburg, landing on runway 06 at 12:30pm. This was ZS-SXD's first revenue service since 30 October 2016, so it may have been undergoing an extensive overhaul. Photo © David Eyre
ZS-SXD Airbus A340-313X (MSN 643) South African Airways, in special 2012 Olympics colours, named ‘Siyanqoba’ at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
Flight SA280 from Johannesburg, landing on runway 06 at 12:30pm. This was ZS-SXD’s first revenue service since 30 October 2016, so it may have been undergoing an extensive overhaul. Photo © David Eyre
ZS-SXD Airbus A340-313X (MSN 643) South African Airways, in special 2012 Olympics colours, named 'Siyanqoba' at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017. Flight SA280 from Johannesburg, landing on runway 06 at 12:30pm. This was ZS-SXD's first revenue service since 30 October 2016, so it may have been undergoing an extensive overhaul. Photo © David Eyre
ZS-SXD Airbus A340-313X (MSN 643) South African Airways, in special 2012 Olympics colours, named ‘Siyanqoba’ at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
Flight SA280 from Johannesburg, landing on runway 06 at 12:30pm. This was ZS-SXD’s first revenue service since 30 October 2016, so it may have been undergoing an extensive overhaul. Photo © David Eyre
VH-XZM Boeing 737-838 (MSN 44574/5018), named 'Coonewarra', of Qantas, at Perth Airport - Sat 11 February 2017. Lining up for take-off from runway 06 at 12:30pm as QF71 to Singapore. Photo © David Eyre
VH-XZM Boeing 737-838 (MSN 44574/5018), named ‘Coonewarra’, of Qantas, at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
Lining up for take-off from runway 06 at 12:30pm as QF71 to Singapore. Photo © David Eyre
VH-NHN Fokker 100 (MSN 11469) of QantasLink (Network Aviation) at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017. 'NETLINK 1601' from Port Hedland, about to land on runway 06 at 12:33pm. Photo © David Eyre
VH-NHN Fokker 100 (MSN 11469) of QantasLink (Network Aviation) at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
‘NETLINK 1601’ from Port Hedland, about to land on runway 06 at 12:33pm. Photo © David Eyre
VH-NHN Fokker 100 (MSN 11469) of QantasLink (Network Aviation) at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017. 'NETLINK 1601' from Port Hedland, about to land on runway 06 at 12:33pm. Photo © David Eyre
VH-NHN Fokker 100 (MSN 11469) of QantasLink (Network Aviation) at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
‘NETLINK 1601’ from Port Hedland, about to land on runway 06 at 12:33pm. Photo © David Eyre
A6-BLJ Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner (MSN 39657/486) of Etihad, at Perth Airport - Sat 11 February 2017. Flight EY486 from Abu Dhabi, about to land on runway 06 at 12:42pm. Photo © David Eyre
A6-BLJ Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner (MSN 39657/486) of Etihad, at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
Flight EY486 from Abu Dhabi, about to land on runway 06 at 12:42pm. Photo © David Eyre
A6-BLJ Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner (MSN 39657/486) of Etihad, at Perth Airport - Sat 11 February 2017. Flight EY486 from Abu Dhabi, about to land on runway 06 at 12:42pm. Photo © David Eyre
A6-BLJ Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner (MSN 39657/486) of Etihad, at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
Flight EY486 from Abu Dhabi, about to land on runway 06 at 12:42pm. Photo © David Eyre
A6-BLJ Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner (MSN 39657/486) of Etihad, at Perth Airport - Sat 11 February 2017. Flight EY486 from Abu Dhabi, about to land on runway 06 at 12:42pm. Photo © David Eyre
A6-BLJ Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner (MSN 39657/486) of Etihad, at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
Flight EY486 from Abu Dhabi, about to land on runway 06 at 12:42pm. Photo © David Eyre
A6-BLJ Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner (MSN 39657/486) of Etihad, at Perth Airport - Sat 11 February 2017. Flight EY486 from Abu Dhabi, about to land on runway 06 at 12:42pm. Photo © David Eyre
A6-BLJ Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner (MSN 39657/486) of Etihad, at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
Flight EY486 from Abu Dhabi, about to land on runway 06 at 12:42pm. Photo © David Eyre
ZK-NZD Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner (MSN 41989/133) of Air New Zealand at Perth Airport - Sat 11 February 2017. The second 787-9 built - was used in the flight test program. It was then refurbished, repainted and delivered to Air New Zealand. Flight NZ175 from Auckland, landing on runway 06 at 12:45pm. Photo © David Eyre
ZK-NZD Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner (MSN 41989/133) of Air New Zealand at Perth Airport – Sat 11 February 2017.
The second 787-9 built – was used in the flight test program. It was then refurbished, repainted and delivered to Air New Zealand. Flight NZ175 from Auckland, landing on runway 06 at 12:45pm. Photo © David Eyre
A54-001 Pilatus PC-21 (MSN 234) of the Royal Australian Air Force, in 2 FTS markings, departing Stans, Switzerland - Fri 10 February 2017. Departing the Pilatus Aircraft facility at Stans, Switzerland on its delivery flight to Australia, in company with A54-002/HB-HWB. Photo © Stephan Widmer
A54-001 Pilatus PC-21 (MSN 234) of the Royal Australian Air Force, in 2 FTS markings, departing Stans, Switzerland – Fri 10 February 2017.
Departing the Pilatus Aircraft facility at Stans, Switzerland on its delivery flight to Australia, in company with A54-002/HB-HWB. Photo © Stephan Widmer
A54-002/HB-HWB Pilatus PC-21 (MSN 235) of the Royal Australian Air Force, in 2 FTS markings, departing Stans, Switzerland - Fri 10 February 2017. Departing the Pilatus Aircraft facility at Stans, Switzerland on its delivery flight to Australia, in company with A54-001/HB-HWA. The first stops were Bari (Italy) and Heraklion (Greece). Photo © Stephan Widmer
A54-002/HB-HWB Pilatus PC-21 (MSN 235) of the Royal Australian Air Force, in 2 FTS markings, departing Stans, Switzerland – Fri 10 February 2017.
Departing the Pilatus Aircraft facility at Stans, Switzerland on its delivery flight to Australia, in company with A54-001/HB-HWA. The first stops were Bari (Italy) and Heraklion (Greece). Photo © Stephan Widmer
VH-OAD Cessna 402C (MSN 402C0014) operated by Jandakot Flight Centre (Aerohire Pty Ltd), at Meekatharra Airport - Tue 7 February 2017. Formerly operated by Paul Lyons Aviation, this brought an engineer to fix a fuel leak on Beech Baron VH-HLS. Photo © Geoff Carberry
VH-OAD Cessna 402C (MSN 402C0014) operated by Jandakot Flight Centre (Aerohire Pty Ltd), at Meekatharra Airport – Tue 7 February 2017.
Formerly operated by Paul Lyons Aviation, this brought an engineer to fix a fuel leak on Beech Baron VH-HLS. Photo © Geoff Carberry
9V-STB Airbus A330-343X (MSN 983) of Singapore Airlines, at Perth Airport - Mon 6 February 2017. Flight SQ225 from Singapore, taxying in at 5:45am. Photo © David Eyre
9V-STB Airbus A330-343X (MSN 983) of Singapore Airlines, at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017.
Flight SQ225 from Singapore, taxying in at 5:45am. Photo © David Eyre
9V-STB Airbus A330-343X (MSN 983) of Singapore Airlines, at Perth Airport - Mon 6 February 2017. Flight SQ225 from Singapore, taxying in to bay 153 at 5:45am. Photo © David Eyre
9V-STB Airbus A330-343X (MSN 983) of Singapore Airlines, at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017.
Flight SQ225 from Singapore, taxying in to bay 153 at 5:45am. Photo © David Eyre
9M-XBC Airbus A330-343X (MSN 1659) of AirAsia X, at Perth Airport - Mon 6 February 2017. Flight D7236 from Kuala Lumpur, taxying in at 5:46am. Photo © David Eyre
9M-XBC Airbus A330-343X (MSN 1659) of AirAsia X, at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017.
Flight D7236 from Kuala Lumpur, taxying in at 5:46am. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EUF Airbus A380-861 (MSN 218) of Emirates at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017. The final morning A380 EK425 departure to Dubai, pushing back from Bay 151 at 5:47am. This service is being downsized to a Boeing 777 from 7 February 2017. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EUF Airbus A380-861 (MSN 218) of Emirates at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017.
The final morning A380 EK425 departure to Dubai, pushing back from Bay 151 at 5:47am. This service is being downsized to a Boeing 777 from 7 February 2017. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EUF Airbus A380-861 (MSN 218) of Emirates at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017. The final morning A380 EK425 departure to Dubai, pushing back from Bay 151 at 5:48am. This service is being downsized to a Boeing 777 from 7 February 2017. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EUF Airbus A380-861 (MSN 218) of Emirates at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017.
The final morning A380 EK425 departure to Dubai, pushing back from Bay 151 at 5:48am. This service is being downsized to a Boeing 777 from 7 February 2017. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EUF Airbus A380-861 (MSN 218) of Emirates at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017. The final morning A380 EK425 departure to Dubai, starting engines after pushing back from Bay 151 at 5:50am. This service is being downsized to a Boeing 777 from 7 February 2017. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EUF Airbus A380-861 (MSN 218) of Emirates at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017.
The final morning A380 EK425 departure to Dubai, starting engines after pushing back from Bay 151 at 5:50am. This service is being downsized to a Boeing 777 from 7 February 2017. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EUF Airbus A380-861 (MSN 218) of Emirates at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017. The final morning A380 EK425 departure to Dubai, starting engines after pushing back from Bay 151 at 5:51am. This service is being downsized to a Boeing 777 from 7 February 2017. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EUF Airbus A380-861 (MSN 218) of Emirates at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017.
The final morning A380 EK425 departure to Dubai, starting engines after pushing back from Bay 151 at 5:51am. This service is being downsized to a Boeing 777 from 7 February 2017. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EUF Airbus A380-861 (MSN 218) of Emirates at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017. The final morning A380 EK425 departure to Dubai, taxying out to runway 03 at 5:52am. This service is being downsized to a Boeing 777 from 7 February 2017. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EUF Airbus A380-861 (MSN 218) of Emirates at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017.
The final morning A380 EK425 departure to Dubai, taxying out to runway 03 at 5:52am. This service is being downsized to a Boeing 777 from 7 February 2017. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EUF Airbus A380-861 (MSN 218) of Emirates at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017. The final morning A380 EK425 departure to Dubai, taxying out to runway 03 at 5:54am. This service is being downsized to a Boeing 777 from 7 February 2017. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EUF Airbus A380-861 (MSN 218) of Emirates at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017.
The final morning A380 EK425 departure to Dubai, taxying out to runway 03 at 5:54am. This service is being downsized to a Boeing 777 from 7 February 2017. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EUF Airbus A380-861 (MSN 218) of Emirates at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017. The final morning A380 EK425 departure to Dubai, taxying out to runway 03 at 5:55am. This service is being downsized to a Boeing 777 from 7 February 2017. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EUF Airbus A380-861 (MSN 218) of Emirates at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017.
The final morning A380 EK425 departure to Dubai, taxying out to runway 03 at 5:55am. This service is being downsized to a Boeing 777 from 7 February 2017. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EUF Airbus A380-861 (MSN 218) of Emirates at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017. The final morning A380 EK425 departure to Dubai, taking off from runway 03 at 6:02am. This service is being downsized to a Boeing 777 from 7 February 2017. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EUF Airbus A380-861 (MSN 218) of Emirates at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017.
The final morning A380 EK425 departure to Dubai, taking off from runway 03 at 6:02am. This service is being downsized to a Boeing 777 from 7 February 2017. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EUF Airbus A380-861 (MSN 218) of Emirates at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017. The final morning A380 EK425 departure to Dubai, taking off from runway 03 at 6:02am. This service is being downsized to a Boeing 777 from 7 February 2017. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EUF Airbus A380-861 (MSN 218) of Emirates at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017.
The final morning A380 EK425 departure to Dubai, taking off from runway 03 at 6:02am. This service is being downsized to a Boeing 777 from 7 February 2017. Photo © David Eyre
VH-VXJ Boeing 737-838 (MSN 33480/1157) of Qantas, named 'Coober Pedy', at Perth Airport - Mon 6 February 2017. Taking off from runway 03 at 5:57am as QF1122 to Port Hedland. Photo © David Eyre
VH-VXJ Boeing 737-838 (MSN 33480/1157) of Qantas, named ‘Coober Pedy’, at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017.
Taking off from runway 03 at 5:57am as QF1122 to Port Hedland. Photo © David Eyre
PK-GPQ Airbus A330-243 (MSN 1410) of Garuda Indonesia, at Perth Airport - Mon 6 February 2017. Parked on bay 154 at 6.02am, preparing to depart back to Denpasar (Bali) as flight GA727. Behind are VH-FMG Bombardier BD-700-1A10 Global Express (MSN 9015) of FMG Air Pty Ltd, and A6-EGH Boeing 777-31H ER (MSN 35585/969) of Emirates, which operated a late EK424 service from Dubai the previous night. Photo © David Eyre
PK-GPQ Airbus A330-243 (MSN 1410) of Garuda Indonesia, at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017.
Parked on bay 154 at 6.02am, preparing to depart back to Denpasar (Bali) as flight GA727. Behind are VH-FMG Bombardier BD-700-1A10 Global Express (MSN 9015) of FMG Air Pty Ltd, and A6-EGH Boeing 777-31H ER (MSN 35585/969) of Emirates, which operated a late EK424 service from Dubai the previous night. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EGH Boeing 777-31H ER (MSN 35585/969) of Emirates, at Perth Airport - Mon 6 February 2017. Flight EK424 from Dubai was supposed to be operated by an Airbus A380 and arrive at 1:35am on Sunday 5 February. However, it was substituted by this Boeing 777-300ER, which arrived at 11:54pm on Sunday night, and departed empty as EK2669 back to Dubai at 3:23pm today. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EGH Boeing 777-31H ER (MSN 35585/969) of Emirates, at Perth Airport – Mon 6 February 2017.
Flight EK424 from Dubai was supposed to be operated by an Airbus A380 and arrive at 1:35am on Sunday 5 February. However, it was substituted by this Boeing 777-300ER, which arrived at 11:54pm on Sunday night as EK424D, and departed empty as EK2669 back to Dubai at 3:23pm today. Photo © David Eyre
A6-EGH Boeing 777-31H (ER) (MSN 35585) of emirates at Perth Airport – 5 February 2017
A6-EGH Boeing 777-31H (ER) (MSN 35585) of emirates at Perth Airport – 5 February 2017
On approach to runway 21 at 11:53 pm.
Photo © Richard Kreider.
VH-MOX Cessna 208 Caravan (amphibious seaplane) (MSN 20800227) operated by Swan River Seaplanes, on the Swan River, South Perth - Sat 4 February 2017. Returning from a wineries day tour to Margaret River, taxying to Queen Street Jetty at South Perth. Photo © Tse Yin Chang
VH-MOX Cessna 208 Caravan (amphibious seaplane) (MSN 20800227) operated by Swan River Seaplanes, on the Swan River, South Perth – Sat 4 February 2017.
Returning from a wineries day tour to Margaret River, taxying to Queen Street Jetty at South Perth.
Photo © Tse Yin Chang
A54-004/HB-HWD Pilatus PC-21 (MSN 237) of the Royal Australian Air Force, in 2 FTS markings, at Stans, Switzerland - Thu 2 February 2017. With an RAAF instructor pilot undergoing training in the front seat. Photo © Stephan Widmer
A54-004/HB-HWD Pilatus PC-21 (MSN 237) of the Royal Australian Air Force, in 2 FTS markings, at Stans, Switzerland – Thu 2 February 2017.
With an RAAF instructor pilot undergoing training in the front seat. Photo © Stephan Widmer
9V-SRM Boeing 777-212ER (MSN 32320) of Singapore Airlines at Perth Airport – 1 February 2017.
9V-SRM Boeing 777-212ER (MSN 32320) of Singapore Airlines at Perth Airport – 1 February 2017.
Taking off from runway 21 at 5:31 pm.
Photo © Allan Tilley.
9V-SRM Boeing 777-212ER (MSN 32320) of Singapore Airlines at Perth Airport – 1 February 2017.
9V-SRM Boeing 777-212ER (MSN 32320) of Singapore Airlines at Perth Airport – 1 February 2017.
Taking off from runway 21 at 5:31 pm.
Photo © Allan Tilley.
VH-VON Boeing 737-8FE (MSN 33795/1375), named 'Greenmount Point', of Virgin Australia, at Perth Airport – 1 February 2017.
VH-VON Boeing 737-8FE (MSN 33795/1375), named ‘Greenmount Point’, of Virgin Australia, at Perth Airport – 1 February 2017.
Taking off from runway 21 at 5:42 pm.
Photo © Allan Tilley.
VH-NHP Fokker 100 (MSN 11399) of Network Aviation, at Perth Airport – 1 February 2017.
VH-NHP Fokker 100 (MSN 11399) of Network Aviation, at Perth Airport – 1 February 2017.
Taking off from runway 21 at 6:04 pm.
Photo © Allan Tilley
A6-BLK Boeing 787-900 (MSN 39654/520) of Etihad Airways departing Perth Airport at 5.24pm operating EY487 on its First Visit to Perth - 1 Feb 2017 The aircraft was ferried from Paine Field to Abu Dhabi and was delivered to Etihad on 21 Jan 2017, with the first revenue service AUH to MAN operated on 23 Jan 2017. Photo © Jimmy Leng
A6-BLK Boeing 787-900 (MSN 39654/520) of Etihad Airways departing Perth Airport at 5.24pm operating EY487 on its First Visit to Perth – 1 Feb 2017
The aircraft was ferried from Paine Field to Abu Dhabi and was delivered to Etihad on 21 Jan 2017, with the first revenue service AUH to MAN operated on 23 Jan 2017.
Photo © Jimmy Leng
A6-BLK Boeing 787-900 (MSN 39654/520) of Etihad Airways departing Perth Airport at 5.24pm operating EY487 on its First Visit to Perth - 1 Feb 2017 The aircraft was ferried from Paine Field to Abu Dhabi and was delivered to Etihad on 21 Jan 2017, with the first revenue service AUH to MAN operated on 23 Jan 2017. Photo © Jimmy Leng
A6-BLK Boeing 787-900 (MSN 39654/520) of Etihad Airways departing Perth Airport at 5.24pm operating EY487 on its First Visit to Perth – 1 Feb 2017
The aircraft was ferried from Paine Field to Abu Dhabi and was delivered to Etihad on 21 Jan 2017, with the first revenue service AUH to MAN operated on 23 Jan 2017.
Photo © Jimmy Leng