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Plane Spotting Adelaide celebrates 1st Anniversary

On 20/12/12 Plane Spotting Adelaide blog celebrated its 1st year of operation. During this time we have posted over 200 entries covering various and exotic movements passing through Adelaide Airport. Many of these visitors incuded business jets, cargo aircraft, gernal aviation aircraft, 1st visitors, extra flights and diversions.

On behalf of the Plane Spotting Adelaide crew, we would like to thankyou for viewing and supporting the Plane Spotting Adelaide blog. We wish everyone a happy and safe New Year and hope you will continue to view our blog in 2013.

One year ago today…

Today marks one year since Adelaide witnessed its second IL96 visit within a 6 month Period.

On 30/12/10  Polet Airlines Il-96-400T RA-96103 arrived as POT9697 from Melbourne.

It then departed the next morning 31/12/10 using the same flight number bound for Hong Kong at 0930.

The  Il-96-400T was no stranger to Adelaide in 2010, after RA-96103′s sister RA-96102 made a trip down to Adelaide on 2/7/ 2010 from Colombo, Sri Lanka as ‘POT9690′. It departed the next day bound for Hong Kong.