Monthly Archives: November 2015

Qantas Retro Roo II VH-VXQ 1st visit to Adelaide

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IMG_7712(Qantas B737-800 VH-VXQ ‘Retro Roo II’ arriving in Adelaide for the 1st time) Photos by Stefan P (Copyright 2015)

Qantas B737-800 VH-VXQ now nicknamed ‘Retro Roo II’ made its 1st visit tin its new livery arriving from Sydney as ‘QF743‘ at 19.55. After spending the night, the aircraft departed at 07.10 the next day bound for Brisbane as ‘QF660‘.

VXQ now wears the Qantas livery which the airline used on its B707’s from 1959-1961 when the airline revolutionised Long haul travel.

Comlux Malta A319CJ 9H-AVK (1st Visit)

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(Comlux Malta A319CJ 9H-AVK sitting at Bay 101 for its stay in Adelaide) Photo by Stefan P (Copyright 2015)

Comlux Malta A319CJ 9H-AVK arrived ex. Sydney at 14.55hrs as ‘LuxMalta 26‘. After spending a couple days in Adelaide the aircraft departed back to Sydney on 22/11/15 at 14.20hrs using the same callsign.

This is the aircraft’s 1st visit to Adelaide. This aircraft is being used by Rock Band AC/DC for their tour around Australia.

Gulfstream 450 N903G (1st visit)

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(Canal Air LLC owned Gulfstream 450 N903G sitting at its parking area awaiting its departure) Photo by Stefan P  (Copyright 2015)

Canal Air LLC owned Gulfstream 450 N903G arrived ex. Melbourne-Essendon Airport at 10.40hrs. The aircraft ngiht stopped in Adelaide before departing to Singapore the following day at 08.40hrs.

This was the aircraft’s 1st visit to Adelaide

Jetstar A320 VH-VFV ‘Sunglass Hut’ Decals (1st Visit)

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(Jetstar A320 VH-VFV sitting on the Lay over bay at Adelaide Airport) Photo by Stefan P (Copyright 2015)

Jetstar A320-232 VH-VFV arrived ex. Brisbane as ‘JQ784’ at 16.20hrs. The aircraft night stopped in Adelaide before departing the next morning at 06.35hrs as ‘JQ771’.

The aircraft has had special decals applied promoting glasses chain ‘Sunglass Hut’ and the upcoming Australian summer.