(Walker Air services Global Express VH-LAW parked at Adelaide Airport) Photo by Tony Haynes (Copyright 2013)
Walker Air services owned Global Express VH-LAW arrived at 08.05hrs from Sydney . The aircraft departed back to Sydney at 17.10hrs.
(Pratt Aviation Holding Global Express VH-VGX parked at Adelaide Airport) Photo by Tony Haynes (Copyright 2013)
Pratt Aviation Holdings owned Global Express VH-VGX arrived at 08.50hrs From Essendon. It departed back to Essendon at 14.25hrs. This aircraft is not a common visitor to Adelaide. Sistership VH-VDX has visited on a couple of times on prior occasions.
(Westpac Banking Corperation Cessan 650 VH-LYM parked at Adelaide Airport) Photo by Tony Haynes (Copyright 2013)
Westpac Banking Corperation owned Cessan 650 VH-LYM departed to Port Lincoln at 09.12hrs, after overnighting in Adelaide (arrived from Coffs Harbour 8/4/13 at 21.36). The aircraft then returned from Port Lincoln at 16.44hrs. After a 2 day stay in Adelaide, the aircraft departed to Port Augusta at 11.25hrs on 11/4/13.
(Royal Australian Air Force KC-30A A39-002 taxiing to its parking bay) Photo by Stefan Perkas (Copyright 2013)
Royal Australian Air Force A330-200MRTT (KC-30A) A39-002 arrived into Adelaide today at 13.00hrs. These aircraft are not common into Adelaide. They visit from time to time. They are always a welcome visitor to Adelaide
(Execujet Australia owned Global Express VH-OCV parked at Adelaide Airport) Photo by Tony Haynes (Copyright 2013)
Execujet Australia owned Global Express VH-OCV arrived from Sydney at 10.45hrs from Sydney. This aircraft is not a common visitor to Adelaide, its sistership VH-ICV is also not a common visitor.
(G1307 LLC owned Gulfstream 4 N137WS parked at Adelaide Airport) Photo by Stefan Perkas (Copyright 2013)
G1307 LLC owned Gulfstream 4 N137WS arrived from Sydney at 10.50hrs. This was the aircraft’s 1st visit to Adelaide. Gulfstream 4′s are not common to Adelaide these days. Most Gulfstream 5′s which visit are either Gulfstream 5′s or the larger Gulfstream 550′s.
(Qantas B737-800 VH-VZU rolling down Rwy.23 bound for Melbourne as QF694 on 28/2/13 wearing its ‘Qantas Loves Ellen’ decals) Photo by Stefan Perkas (Copyright 2013)
Qantas B737-838 VH-VZU made a visit to Adelaide on 27/3/13 sporitng ‘Qantas Loves Ellen’. The aircraft arrived from Brisbane at 11.23hrs as ‘QF661‘, before departing to Perth as ‘QF587‘ at 12.45hrs. It was seen again the following day on 28/3/13 operating QF693/694 ADL-MEL-ADL.
The declas ‘Qantas Loves Ellen’ represent the airline as the offical carrier of Ellen DeGeneres for her tour around Australia. Although these visits to Adelaide by VZU did not have the famous talk show host on noard, the airline appears to have left the decals on during here visit. The aircraft flew Ellen and her entourage from Sydney-Melbourne early in the week.
(Former Norfolk Air B737-300 VH-NLK sitting at Bay 101, awaiting its next flight) Photo by Tony Haynes (Copyright 2013)
Former Norfolk Air B737-300 VH-NLK arrived at 19.40hrs from Port Headland as ‘RON903‘ on 25/3/13. After overnighting, the aircraft departed to Darwin at 12.00hrs as ‘RON904‘.
This was only VH-NLK’s 3rd Visit to Adelaide. The 1st & 2nd visits occured on the same day 17/7/12. Back then the aircraft still had ‘Norfolk Air’ titles. This time the aircraft has lost its ‘Norfolk Air’ titles but still retains the colour scheme.
(Wells Fargo Bank owned Gulfstream 5 N36GV Touching down on Rwy23.) Photo by Tony Haynes (Copyright 2013)
Wells Fargo Bank owned Gulfstream 5 N36GV arrived from Sydney at 15.05hrs. It departed back to Sydney at 22.15hrs. This aircraft is not a common visitor to Adelaide. Athough based in Sydney it has only made a handfull of visits to Adelaide.
(Skyservice Business Aviation Global Express C-GHSW taxiing tot he bay on a dark day in Adelaide) Photo by Tony Haynes (Copyright 2013)
Skyservice Business Aviation owned Global Express C-GHSW made a short visit to Adelaide today, arriving from Essendon at 12.50hrs. The aircraft departed back to Essendon at 15.50hrs.
(Malaysia Airlines A330-300 9M-MTK departing of Rwy.05 bound for Kuala Lumpur as MH136) Photo by Tony Haynes (Copyright 2013)
Malaysia Airlines newest A330-300 9M-MTK made its 1st visit today arriving at 08.06hrs as ‘MH139′ from Kuala Lumpur, and departing back to Kuala Lumpur at 10.09hrs as ‘MH136′.
Emirates B777-300ER A6-ECQ arrived as ‘EK440’ from Dubai at 20.52hrs, completing its 11hrs 43min flight.