Saturday, January 18, 2014

Qantas B747-438ER VH-OEG drops in

(Qantas B747-438ER VH-OEG all locked up for its stay in Adelaide on Saturday evening) Photo by Stefan P (Copyright 2014)

 (Qantas B747-438ER VH-OEG rotating off Rwy.05 bound for its 12 hour journey over the Antarctic) Photo by Stefan P (Copyright 2014)

Qantas B747-438ER VH-OEG arrived from Sydney at 13.20hrs as 'QF6006'. The aircraft overnighted in Adelaide and departed the following morning at 07.15hrs as 'QF2905' for a 12hr 3 minute scenic flight over Antarctica. The aircraft arrivied back from its sceninc flight at 19.25hrs.

Once again the aircraft night stopped in Adelaide, before departing at 19.10hrs back to Sydney as 'QF6001'.

This was VH-OEG's 1st visit to Adelaide. It is also, only the 4th B747-400ER of Qantas to visit Adelaide.