Monthly Archives: August 2013
IN BRIEF Changi: Big news from here is the announcement of a massive expansion plan for the airport. It will see the airport grow to the east and take over the runway currently in use by the military. See more here. Movements wise, UP-EM007 a Comlux KZ Legacy was very nice. Seletar: A couple of … Continue reading
Just to clarify, this is the report for Thursday 29th Aug… IN BRIEF Changi: Another Kalitta B747-200F this morning! This one (N793CK) was going the other way; arriving as CKS577 from SYD at 01:18 and departing as the same to Kabul at 04:46. HiFly A430-300 CS-TQM was unusual. It arrived as HFY651P from Brisbane at … Continue reading
Managed to put this together at lunchtime… IN BRIEF Changi: We had a grand old lady in the shape of Kalitta Air Boeing 747-200 N794CK in today. She arrived in the rain at 16:42 as CKS515 from Dubai (DWC) and left as the same to SYD at 21:22. We’ve had a couple of Air India A320’s … Continue reading
This is my 300th post and I had hoped to do another photo special similar to the one I did at 250, but I have been otherwise engaged with the day job and couldn’t manage it. Thanks to all those who read the blog. I wouldn’t still be posting if no-one was reading the logs. … Continue reading
IN BRIEF Changi: EI-UNL B773 left following its maintenance. N886WT which arrived from NRT may well be the first G650 to visit here. JA832J a JAL B788 was also a first visit in the early hours Finally, it looks like B772 9V-SRI is leaving us. It’s now painted all-white and is sat in the maintenance area. … Continue reading
IN BRIEF Changi: The Centurion 747 left tonight. Paya Lebar: The Aussie C-17 left. Seletar: And continuing a theme, P2-ANC left for KL. Full details below.
IN BRIEF Changi: New Jetstar Airways A320 9V-JSU arrived tonight. Paya Lebar: As well as the Aussie C-17 which arrived on Sat, I was surprised to see a Thai Air Force SF340 parked up. Seletar: A full log from here today. Full details below.
This monster was test-flying today and JC was in the right place at the right time. Thanks to JC/Airliners.net IN BRIEF Changi: As pictured above, LX-KCV went on an air-test. It apparently arrived here in Cargo Italia colours while I was in the UK. It’s now destined for Centurion. Paya Lebar: An Aussie C17 landed … Continue reading
IN BRIEF Changi: The Swazi MD87 finally left us. The Brunei Government A340 popped in on it’s way back home from Hamburg. There were a few biz, including B-8271 a G450 which I don’t think has been in before and B-LOL a CL65 which was in earlier this week. VH-EVJ, another CL65, has also been … Continue reading
IN BRIEF Changi: Little to report today. Paya Lebar: At least one C17 and a DC8 here today. SBS was confused about a 2nd C17 so I’m not sure if it did land. Seletar: The Comair 737 is now registered as ZS-ZWI and will have left by the time you read this. Full details below.
IN BRIEF Changi: A Transaero B773 landed just before midnight; I presume it’s here for maintenance. Again, more biz departures than arrivals. The Ausssie P3 seems to have departed too. Seletar: An anoymous F27 was in and out today. I think it’s PK- something or other, possibly PK-ZMV. Full details below.
IN BRIEF Changi: Just one biz arrival and two departures. There was rumour of an Indonesian Air Force F28 but I don’t think it arrived. Seletar: Just a couple of biz movements taken from SBS to report today. Hex Codes: 2 local King Airs gave up their codes today. Full details below.
IN BRIEF Changi: The Aussie P-3 is still around. There was an Indian Navy P-8 showing as due today, but I think it’s still in America at the moment. Seletar: Just a couple of biz movements taken from SBS to report today. Full details below.
Undoubted movement of the month was an Australian Air Force P-3C Orion into Changi. Smiley IN BRIEF Changi: As mentioned above, A9-661 a Lockheed P-3C Orion of the RAAF arrived just before lunchtime. One of my former charges, A319 A7-MBK, was a brief evening visitor. Seletar: A couple of biz movements to report today. Full … Continue reading
Spent an enjoyable morning in the company of Gary (from the UK) and JC which was also quite productive. Smiley IN BRIEF Changi: The Swazi remains here. Both of the LAN A340s were visible again today, and A330 9M-XXM was towed about. The Las Vegas Sands biz were quite active today. Paya Lebar: A couple … Continue reading