Monthly Archives: July 2014

Gulfstream 4 N527JC makes a flying visit (1st visit)

GIV Exec Jet LLC. owned Gulfstream 4 N527JC arrived from Melbourne at 12.25hrs. After the passengers completed their intended goals in Adelaide, the aircraft departed to Darin at 15.25hrs.

This was the 1st visit of this aircraft to Adelaide, th is was the 1st foreign Gulfstream 4 to also visit Adelaide in 2014.

Qantas Freight B737-300F Diverts to Adelaide

Qantas Freight B737-300F VH-XMB operating ‘QF7334‘ from Perth to Melbourne diverted Adelaide due to bad fog blanketing and closing Melbourne Airport. The aircraft arrived into Adelaide at 10.40hrs, after a quick fuel stop the aircraft departed at 12.05hrs continuing its trip to Melbourne.

This aircraft has recently been repainted into full Qantas Freight Livery, this was the 1st visit of a Qantas Freight painted aircraft to Adelaide.

Qantas A380-800 VH-OQI diverts to Adelaide (1st Visit)

Qantas Airways A380-800 VH-OQI operating ‘QF10’ from Dubai to Melbourne diverted to Adelaide due to bad fog blanketing and closing Melbourne Airport. The aircraft arrived into Adelaide at 05.05hrs, after a quick refuel the aircraft continued down to Melbourne at 06.35hrs.

This was OQI’s 1st visit to Adelaide and only the 5th A380 to ever visit Adelaide.

Air Asia X A330-300 9M-XXR (1st Visit)

Air Asia X A330-300 9M-XXR arrived ex. Kuala Lumpur at 08.15hrs operating ‘D7246‘. The aircraft departed back to Kuala Lumpur at 10.00hrs operating ‘D7247‘.

This was XXR’s 1st visit to Adelaide since the aircraft entered service on 2/6/14.