Far North Queensland Skies Cairns and Townsville Airport, Australia

Far North Queensland Skies Cairns and Townsville Airport, Australia

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Wednesday, 19 April 2017

Chillagoe Aerodrome Report (YCGO)

Chillagoe is located 215 kms west of Cairns and was once a thriving mining town for range of minerals but is now reduced to small zine and some marble quarries. The Chillagoe-Mungana Caves National Park containing limestone caves and Smelting history are the main tourist attractions to the region.

Chillagoe Aerodrome which is located 2.4 kms north of Chillagoe (IATA Code LLG, ICAO code YCGO). The runway length is 1123m and supports weekly Royal Flying Doctor Service clinic flights from Cairns.

Chillagoe Aerodrome.

VH-BOU C210 at Chillagoe Aerodrome.
VH-POA PA32 at Chillagoe Aerodrome.
Chillagoe Aerodrome.

Chillagoe Aerodrome.
RFDS Clinic Flight - VH-NQC C208 at Chillagoe AD.

The Smelters at Chillagoe.


Monday, 17 April 2017

HNZ New Zealand Ltd Agusta AW139 ZK-HDA

ZK-HDA A139 Cairns-Weipa, was Archerfield-Rockhampton-Townsville-Cairns 16/4/2017

ZK-HDA A139 at Townsville, Photo by Leroy.



Saturday, 15 April 2017

USAF MC-130H's Combat Talon II

GACHO11 87-0023 MC130H Cairns-Whenuapai, was Kadena-Cairns 14/4/2017
GACHO12 88-0191 MC130H Cairns-Whenuapai, was Kadena-Cairns 14/4/2017


File Picture - 88-0191 MC130H at Cairns.

Friday, 14 April 2017

Mandarin Air Gulfstream G280 B-8280

B-8280 G280 Auckland-Cairns-Koror

B-8280 G280 at Cairns.

Thursday, 13 April 2017

RAAF P-8A Poseidon A47-002

RAAF P-8A A47-002 noted departing Townsville on the 13th of April.

A47-002 P-8A at Townsville, Photo by Graham.

Wednesday, 12 April 2017

Ukraine Air Alliance An-12BK UR-CAH arrives

UKL4056 UR-CAH AN12 Townsville-Cairns, was Brunei-Townsville UKL4054 9/4/2017

UR-CAH AN12 at Townsville, Photo by Leroy.

UR-CAH AN12 at Cairns.






Monday, 10 April 2017

Skytraders A319 and Nauru Airlines B733

1/4/2017 RON801 VH-PNI B733 Port Morebsy-Cairns and 7/4/2017 RON802 Cairns-Brisbane
10/4/2017 SND2 VH-VCJ A319 Cairns-Port Moresby

VH-PNI B733 at Cairns.

VH-VCJ A319 at Cairns.