Cessna Citation 680 Latitude N613CL arrived from Perth at 16.30hrs. After performing a 1hr test flight around South Australia, the aircraft departed to Essendon at 19.15hrs.
This was the aircraft’s 1st visit to Adelaide.
Business Aviation Asia (Ovation Travel Group) Falcon 7X B-8023 arrived from Darwin at 22.15hrs. The aircraft spent a couple of days in Adelaide before departing to Sydney at 14.55hrs on 15/10/16.
This is the aircraft’s 1st visit to Adelaide. It is also only the 6th different Falcon 7X to ever visit Adelaide.
Etihad Airways A380-861 A6-APC operating ‘EY460 Super‘ encountered unexpected head winds whilst en route from Abu Dhabi-Melbourne diverted to Adelaide arriving at 17.50hrs. After a quick refuel the aircraft continued its trip to Melbourne departing Adelaide at 19.15hrs.
This was the aircraft’s 1st visit to Adelaide, it was the 1st Etihad A380 to visit Adelaide as well as the 1st Etihad aircraft in new livery to visit to Adelaide.