Wednesday, 27 April 2016

Saturday's Spotting Photos


Qantas Boeing 737-800 VH-VXE


QantasLink Dash 8 Q400 VH-LQJ


Tigerair Airbus A320 VH-VNG


QantasLink Dash 8 Q400 VH-QOC




Virgin Australia Embraer E190 VH-ZPC



Jetstar Airbus A320 VH-VQL




Jetstar Airbus A321 VH-VWX

Sunday, 24 April 2016

Royal New Zealand Air Force Boeing 757-200 NZ7572 Passes Through Again

On Friday 22nd April, Royal New Zealand Air Force Boeing 757-200 NZ7572 arrived as "Kiwi 821" from Manila (RPLL).


Royal New Zealand Air Force Boeing 757-200 NZ7572 - file photo

The Boeing 757 departed to RNZAF Base Auckland (NZWP) as "Kiwi 821" a short while later.

Gulfstream G650 N271DV Departs

This morning, Gulfstream G650 N271DV departed Cairns for Seattle Boeing Field (KBFI).

Saturday, 23 April 2016

Nantay Dash 8-100 VH-QQL Overnights at Cairns

On Thursday 21st April, Nantay Dash 8-100 VH-QQL arrived from Perth (YPPH).

The next morning it departed to Majuro (PKMJ).


Nantay Dash 8-100 VH-QQL departing


Interestingly, this aircraft was once operated by Skytrans:

Wednesday, 20 April 2016

Recent Spotting Photos

Thursday 7th April:


Qantas Freight Boeing 737-300F VH-XMO




Philippine Airlines Airbus A320 RP-C8611




Sunday 17th April:


Tigerair Airbus A320 VH-VNK



Air New Zealand Airbus A320 ZK-OJF



Airnorth Embraer E170 VH-ANV




Air Niugini Fokker 70 P2-ANT

Monday, 18 April 2016

Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) Boeing 757-200 NZ7572 Makes a Brief Stop

On Sunday 17th April, Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) Boeing 757-200 NZ7572 touched down from RNZAF Base Auckland (NZWP) as "Kiwi 821".


Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) Boeing 757-200 NZ7572



The Boeing 757 later departed to Manila (RPLL) as "Kiwi 821".

Wednesday, 6 April 2016

Gulfstream V N727PR Makes a Stop at Cairns

On Saturday 2nd April, Gulfstream V N727PR arrived at Cairns from Sydney Kingsford Smith (YSSY).


Gulfstream V N727PR arriving 

On Thursday 5th April, the Gulfstream departed to Don Muang (VTBD).

Saturday, 2 April 2016

Chinese Air Force Bombardier CRJ-200 B-4010 Passes Through Cairns

This morning, Chinese Air Force Bombardier CRJ-200 B-4007 touched down from Essendon (YMEN).


Chinese Air Force Bombardier CRJ-200 - file photo

The Bombardier departed to Kota Kinabalu (WBKK) via Darwin (YPDN) a short time later.

Friday, 1 April 2016

Recent Spotting Photos

From Sunday 28th February:


China Eastern Airbus A330-200 B-5952



Tigerair Airbus A320 VH-VNK

From Thursday 31st March:


Virgin Australia Boeing 737-800 VH-BZG



Alliance Fokker 100 VH-FKG



SilkAir Boeing 737-800 9V-MGK

Wednesday, 30 March 2016

Air Niugini Boeing 767-300 P2-PXW Diverts to Cairns

This morning, Air Niugini Boeing 767-300 P2-PXW diverted to Cairns whilst operating PX393 from Singapore Changi (WSSS) to Port Moresby (AYPY).


Air Niugini Boeing 767-300 - file photo

Flightradar24 shows that the Boeing 767 made two landing attempts at Port Moresby before the decision was made to divert to Cairns.


After a short stopover, the aircraft departed Cairns as PX393 to Port Moresby (AYPY).