Monthly Archives: July 2016

Royal Australian Air Force C-27 Spartan A34-001 (1st visit)

Royal Australian Air Force C-27 Spartan A34-001 arrived ex. Richmond at 12.20hrs as ‘Wallaby 30‘. After a quick re-fuel and unload the aircraft departed back to Richmond at 14:30hrs using the same callsign.

This was the aircraft’s 1st visit to Adelaide. it was the 1st C27 to visit Adelaide, The RAAF have 2 in operation currently with another 10 on order.

Nanshan Jet Gulfstream 650 N566NS (1st Visit)

Nanshan Jet Gulfstream 650 N566NS arrived ex. Sydney at 09.10hrs. After spending the day and night stopping in Adelaide the aircraft departed the following day at 10.40hrs to Coolangatta.

This was the aircraft’s 1st visit to Adelaide, It is also the 4th different Gulfstream 650 to visit Adelaide.

Gulfstream 350 VH-NKD (1st Visit)

CML Aviation Gulfstream 350 VH-NKD arrived from Auckland at 13.25hrs. The aircraft is still currently on the ground in Adelaide.

This is NKD’s 1st visit to Adelaide. This is the 1st G350 to also visit Adelaide.

China Southern A330-300 B-5928 diverts to Adelaide (1st Visit)

China Southern A330-300 B-5928 operating ‘CZ321’ from Guangzhou to Melbourne diverted to Adelaide this morning due to a medical emergency on board. Arriving in Adelaide at 07.10hrs, the ill passenger was disembarked from the aircraft, the aircraft continued to Melbourne departing Adelaide at 09.10hrs.

This was the aircraft;s 1st visit to Adelaide. It was also only the 2nd visit of a Skyteam liveried aircraft to visit Adelaide, the 1 and only previous visit was also by China Southern when their B777-200ER B-2056 was charted to Adelaide back in 2013.