After a fantastic weekend of weather, Opera, Parades and Sport time to get back to aviation related activities.
To start one noted overflying Manly Beach on Saturday 29th whilst watching the National Beach Volleyball Championships was:
VH-PHM EC135 NSW Police
Then whilst at the Olympic Park on Sunday 1st March the following helicopters noted overflying:
This morning we picked up a new Hire car, bizarrely registered in Western Australia for the start of a near week long roadtrip.
First port of call this morning was Mascot but nothing new noted.
Next a quick circuit of Bankstown at 1130 produced these:
From here back on the Motorway to the Sydney Skydiving airfield at Picton. Just the one noted as follows at 1230:
Next stop was Goulbourn at 1400
Whilst at Goulbourn we hung around in the hope of seeing the QTR A35X leave Canberra. At 1417 the following flew almost ott
A7-ANP A35X QTR*
From here we continued on to Canberra. Noted on a circuit at 1600 and then from Room 524 of the Vibe Hotel up to 2205 have been:
9V-SWR B773 SIA
A36-002 BBJ RAAF
N522AX DC10 Erickson
A56-001 Da7X RAAF
A56-002 Da7X RAAF
I will report back tomorrow with a report for the Canberra area.
Poto credit: Mark Paulin