Friday, March 11, 2016

Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKH diverts to Adelaide (1st visit)

(Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKH being towed to the terminal after spending the night in Adelaide) Photo by Tony Haynes (Copyright 2016)

Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKH operating 'JQ24' from Tokyo-Narita- Melbourne diverted to Adelaide this morning due to poor weather. The aircraft arrived at 00.10hrs, after resting in Adelaide for the weather to clear the aircraft departed to Melbourne at 11.25hrs as 'JQ7991'.

This was VKH-'s 1st visit to Adelaide, it was also the 1st visit of a Jetstar B787 to Adelaide. This was the 4th B787 to ever visit Adelaide.