The first of the Virgin Blue E-Jets wearing the Australian Football League Special Scheme.
Delivered 25th Oct 1979 as one of only three 747 Combis operated by Qantas, seen here cleared to line up on Rwy 07. This aircraft was converted to an "All Pasenger" configuration in 1995. Apologie... (more)
Whitsundays taxis past the mound with an extra in the jump seat today. The bright morning light shows the original livery from under the ONE WORLD decals. 1600px
Touching down on Rwy 07.
Out of the box of mouldy oldies. The other tails belong to VH-INH & JA8177. I don't think any of these aircraft fly any longer.
Taken from my back porch at home. I am lucky to live only 1.5km from where this aircraft will touch down on Rwy 16R. 1600px
The new kid on the block taxis to the terminal after end of delivery flight QF6024. 1400px
What a cool party trick! :) Merry Christmas and a safe festive season to all. My last photo for 2010. Back with some more next year.
This aircraft has since ended it's lease term and is no longer in the Qantas fleet.
Short final for Rwy 16R