Sunday, May 24, 2015

Freighter Arrivals Today

  • Qantas Freight Boeing 767-381F VH-EFR operated QF7533/31 from Auckland - Brisbane - Hong Kong.

  • Atlas Air Boeing 747-47UF N412MC operated GTI8871 from Seattle - Honolulu - Brisbane.

  • Toll (Airwork NZ) Boeing 737-476(SF) ZK-JTQ operated PAQ532 from Port Moresby - Brisbane.

Friday, May 22, 2015

Alliance Fokker 50 VH-FKO returns

Alliance Airlines Fokker 50 VH-FKO returned to BNE from operations in New Zealand arriving from Auckland on May 15th and has since operated a return FIFO service to Miles.

Air NZ Brunei charter

Air New Zealand Boeing 767-319ER ZK-NCJ operated Auckland - Brisbane - Bandar Seri Begawan (Brunei) today as NZ6011.

Beechcraft 200 King Air VH-ZCR

Beechcraft B200 King Air VH-ZCR msn BB-1544 operated by Myjet Aviation made its first visit to BNE today.

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Gulfstream 550 N797CP

Gulfstream 550 N797CP msn 5479 arrived BNE early this morning.  Operated by ConocoPhilipps.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Citation 680 N680SV

Cessna Citation 680 Soverign N680SV msn 680-0520 arrived BNE today from Sydney.

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Fiji Airways A332 DQ-FJU

Fiji Airways A330-243 DQ-FJU msn 1416 arrived BNE today from Nadi as FJ2001 for maintenance with Qantas.

Virgin Australia VA2 diversion

Virgin Australia VA2 Los Angeles - Sydney diverted to BNE this morning due to holding times for Sydney. Operated by B777-300 VH-VPE.

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Cathay Pacific A333 B-LBJ

Cathay Pacific Airbus A330-343 B-LBJ msn 1618 made its first visit to BNE last night arriving from Hong Kong as CX157.

US Navy C-130 165349

United States Navy Lockheed C-130T Hercules 165349 arrived BNE last night as Convoy 3443.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

France Military CASA CN-235 065

Armee De L'air Francaise (France Military) CASA CN-235M serial 065 operated Cairns - Brisbane - Noumea today as Cotam 1161.

Hawker 850XP VH-RIU

Nantay P/L Hawker 850XP VH-RIU msn 258723 arrived BNE yesterday from Essendon making its first visit to BNE.

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Snapshot today at BNE.

China Airlines,Corporate Air,Fiji and Air Vanuatu,Tigerair and SkyWest.

Monday, May 11, 2015

China Southern A333 B-5966

China Southern Airlines Airbus A330-323 B-5966 msn 1625 made its first visit to BNE today operating CZ381 from Guangzhou.

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Qantas QF12 diversion

Qantas QF12 from Los Angeles to Sydney diverted to BNE this morning due to fog in Sydney. The flight operated by Airbus A380 VH-OQJ continued to Sydney after a fuel stop.


File Photo

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Gulfstream 650 N47TR

Perth based Avwest Aviation Gulfstream 650 N47TR msn 6101 arrived BNE today making it's first visit.


Photo by Christoper Chai

Friday, May 1, 2015

Diversions tonight due to Brisbane storms

The following flights are known diversions tonight due to storms and heavy rain in Brisbane.

  • Air New Zealand NZ739 AKL-BNE A320 ZK-OJB diverted to Sydney
  • Qantas QF624 MEL-BNE B738 VH-VXQ diverted to Sydney
  • Qantas QF126 AKL-BNE B738 ZK-ZQG diverted to Sydney
  • Virgin Australia VA333 MEL-BNE B738 VH-YIQ diverted to Rockhampton
  • Tigerair TT530 MEL-BNE A320 VH-VND diverted to Sydney
  • Qantaslink QF2580 CTL-BNE DH8C VH-TQD diverted to Roma
  • Qantas QF626 MEL-BNE B738 VH-VXT diverted to Sydney

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Gulfstream 150 VH-PFV

Singapore based Pacific Flight Services Gulfstream 150 VH-PFV msn 233 arrived BNE today from Singapore Seletar via Port Headland.

USAF C-146A (Dornier 328) 09-3106

United States Air Force Dornier C-146A Wolfhound (Dornier 328-100) 09-3106 msn 3106 arrived BNE last night.

Monday, April 27, 2015

RFDS PC-12 in the daylight .

VH-FDC arrived BNE yesterday afternoon.

Please see photo attached .

Friday, April 24, 2015

New lounge to open at International Terminal

BNE will gain a new Plaza Premium lounge which will open later this year at the international terminal. The paid-access lounge is aimed at travellers who either lack the frequent flyer status to access their own airline’s lounge, or are flying with an airline which doesn’t have a lounge at Brisbane.

The lounge will be divided into several zones, each of which fulfils a different purpose – relaxing, dining or working. Plaza Premium currently have lounges in Singapore, India, UAE, Oman, Canada, China, United Kingdom and more.

Source: ABT

Sydney diversions

A couple of Sydney diversions this morning this time due to forecasted fog.

  • Qantas QF8 DFW-SYD A380 VH-OQH
  • Virgin Australia VA133 CHC-SYD B737-800 VH-YIB

Nextant Aerospace 400TXi ZK-NXJ

Nextant Aerospace 400TXi (which is a re-manufactured Beechjet 400A) ZK-NXJ msn RK-210 made its first visit to BNE yesterday arriving from Noumea. The aircraft was delivered to Skyline Aviation Ltd at Ardmore Airport in early April and is going to be used for air ambulance flights.

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Qantas QF12 diversion

Qantas QF12 Los Angeles - Sydney diverted into Brisbane this morning for the second day in a row. The flight was operated by A380 VH-OQG and has already departed for Sydney.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Falcon 2000EX D-BIKA

ACM Air Charter Dassault Falcon 2000EX D-BICA msn 76 arrived BNE tonight from Denpasar.