Brisbane-International, Oakey~Qld , Toowoomba-Wellcamp, Toowoomba~City, Calvert, Ipswich, Amberley 22nd February 2023 (John Tomlinson)

Now on the East coast and we had a extra hour in bed after the previous long day…….thank you Grant!!

Another day with a good mix of airliners, civil, GA, miltary and preserved aircraft.

Photograph links:
Toowoomba City

Kind regards


Australia photo album at:

Trip Airfield Albums

Country Folders

Old Kodak Prints



Noted between 0610-0700hrs

VH-XVO Embraer Emb-190100IGW C/n 19000119 QANTASlink
VH-NKQ Fokker F-70 C/n 11572 Alliance Airlines
VH-NXK Boeing 717231 C/n 55092 QANTASlink
VH-NXM Boeing 717231 C/n 55094 QANTASlink
VH-VON Boeing 7378FE C/n 33795 Virgin Australia
VH-ZLW SAAB 340B C/n 387 Regional Express
VH-UYX Embraer EMB-505 C/n 50500502 Corporate
VH-VFD Airbus A320232 C/n 4922 Jetstar Airways
VH-QQI de Havilland Canada DHC-8102 C/n 117 Skytrans Airlines
VH-VYL Boeing 737838 C/n 34184 QANTAS
VH-YQH Boeing 7378FE C/n 41000 Virgin Australia
VH-NUY Fokker F-70 C/n 11560 Alliance Airlines
VH-ZLQ SAAB 340B C/n 370 Regional Express
VH-ZLK SAAB 340B C/n 381 Regional Express
VH-VEK Swearingen SA.227DCMetro 23 C/n DC-845B Link Airways
VH-FDS Beech B200C C/n BL-158 Royal Flying Doctor Service
VH-UYI Embraer Emb-190100IGW C/n 19000053 Alliance Airlines
VH-NXK Boeing 717231 C/n 55092 QANTASlink
VH-VEJ Cessna 441 C/n 441-0249 Vee H Aviation
VH-VEO SAAB 340B C/n 366 Link Airways
VH-XZL Boeing 737838 C/n 44573 QANTAS
VH-PNI Boeing 73736N C/n 28555 Nauru Airlines
VH-QOI de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 C/n 4189 QANTASlink
VH-IWQ Boeing 7378SA C/n 44225 Virgin Australia
VH-UYU Embraer Emb-190100IGW C/n 19000126 Alliance Airlines
VH-QOH de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 C/n 4132 QANTASlink
VH-QOU de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 C/n 4275 QANTASlink
VH-VYH Boeing 737838 C/n 34180 QANTAS
VH-VZE Boeing 737838 C/n 34199 QANTAS
VH-FVL Aerospatiale ATR 72212A C/n 974 Aerlink
VH-NBP Boeing 7377BK C/n 38128 Virgin Australia
VH-VYI Boeing 737838 C/n 34181 QANTAS
VH-YJC Aero Commander Shrike Commander500S C/n 3176 General Aviation Maintenance
VH-XZC Boeing 737838 C/n 39361 QANTAS
VH-VGQ Airbus A320232 C/n 4303 Jetstar Airways
VH-XNU Boeing 737319 C/n 25609 Nauru Airlines
VH-OTE British Aerospace Jetstream 3201 C/n 980 FlyPelican
VH-YIJ Boeing 7378FE C/n 39924 Virgin Australia
VH-KAK Aero Commander Shrike Commander500S C/n 3269 General Aviation Maintenance
VH-VZQ Boeing 737838 C/n 39357 QANTAS
VH-UZI Swearingen SA.227ATMerlin IVC C/n AT-570 Withdrawn from use
VH-JFB Fokker F-70 C/n 11521 Alliance Airlines
VH-VEM SAAB 340B C/n 364 Link Airways
VH-QOM de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 C/n 4217 QANTASlink
VH-QOH de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 C/n 4132 QANTASlink
VH-QOB de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 C/n 4116 QANTASlink
VH-VJE Dornier Do.228201 C/n 8041 Central Airlines (VH)
VH-KDB SAAB 340A(F) C/n 8 Pel-Air Express
VH-KDK SAAB 340A(F) C/n 16 Pel-Air Express
ZK-NHF Airbus A320271N(SL) C/n 10589 Air New Zealand
VH-XWM Fokker F-100 C/n 11276 Alliance Airlines
VH-NUU Fokker F-70 C/n 11532 Alliance Airlines
VH-YFE Boeing 73781D C/n 39414 Virgin Australia
VH-UQF Fokker F-100 C/n 11456 Alliance Airlines
Over Brisbane-International~Qld C/n
VH-PIY Cessna 525C C/n 525C-0164 Corporate

Over Oakey~Qld C/n Noted between 1030-1130hrs
VH-WMW Aerospatiale AS.350BA C/n 2058 Corporate
VH-HPP Beech B200C C/n BL-137 Avcair


Noted between 1030-1130hrs

A40-037 NH Industries MRH-90 C/n 1289 Australian Army
A19-034 NZ Aerospace CT/4A C/n 34 Instructional Airframe

Oakey~Qld Museum of Australian Army Flying – Previous reported


Noted between 1205-1240hrs

VH-VPH Boeing 7773ZG(ER) C/n 37943 Leasing Company
VH-DYN Beech 200 C/n BB-690 Corporate
VH-YBR Diamond DA 42 C/n 42.202 Flight Training Adelaide Pty Ltd
VH-YBW Diamond DA 42 C/n 42.21 Flight Training Adelaide Pty Ltd
VH-WXB Beech B200 C/n BB-1041 Corporate
VH-WXN Beech B200 C/n BB-1063 Corporate
VH-DIV Diamond DA 40 C/n 40.1031 Flight Training Adelaide Pty Ltd
VH-EQV Diamond DA 40 C/n 40.1049 Flight Training Adelaide Pty Ltd
VH-YTB Diamond DA 40 C/n 40.891 Flight Training Adelaide Pty Ltd
VH-YNV Diamond DA 40 C/n 40.1078 Flight Training Adelaide Pty Ltd
VH-YTK Diamond DA 40 C/n 40.909 Flight Training Adelaide Pty Ltd
VH-YTW Diamond DA 40 C/n 40.1014 Flight Training Adelaide Pty Ltd
VH-YTU Diamond DA 40 C/n 40.927 Flight Training Adelaide Pty Ltd
VH-YTZ Diamond DA 40 C/n 40.777 Flight Training Adelaide Pty Ltd
VH-YTI Diamond DA 40 C/n 40.873 Flight Training Adelaide Pty Ltd
VH-YTR Diamond DA 40 C/n 40.871 Flight Training Adelaide Pty Ltd
VH-YTJ Diamond DA 40 C/n 40.953 Flight Training Adelaide Pty Ltd
VH-YBV Diamond DA 42 C/n 42.209 Flight Training Adelaide Pty Ltd
VH-EQO Diamond DA 40 C/n 40.1039 Flight Training Adelaide Pty Ltd
VH-YTE Diamond DA 40 C/n 40.1046 Flight Training Adelaide Pty Ltd
VH-YNW Diamond DA 40 C/n 40.11 Flight Training Adelaide Pty Ltd
VH-YNH Diamond DA 40 C/n 40.61 Private
VH-ERE Diamond DA 40 C/n 40.736 Flight Training Adelaide Pty Ltd
VH-PQS Diamond DA 40 C/n 40.1163 Private

A couple of queries.

In the Zuccoli Collection Hangar we were told that the Bird Dog was VH-UDZ. But this appears to be incorrect.
(VH-UDZ) Cessna L-19 Bird Dog

In the same collection, anyone have an idea what the Pou de Ciel is.
??? Pou de Ciel


Noted between 1310-1440hrs

VH-DZX Cessna 310R C/n 310R-0294 Austrek Air Charter
VH-WGL Cessna 172S C/n 172S-9271 Darling Downs Aero Club
VH-XAV Air Tractor AT-802 C/n 377 Private
VH-IWU Air Tractor AT-802A C/n 558 Private
VH-AWU Air Tractor AT-802 C/n 293 Private
VH-DZR Cessna 177 C/n 177-00286 Private
VH-SJF Cessna 172N C/n 172-71442 Private
VH-NMW Beech B200GT C/n BY-196 Corporate
VH-ZGD Beech B200 C/n BB-1412 Corporate
VH-UVH Beech 350 C/n FL-269 Corporate
VH-(?) HN C/n
VH-YQF Cirrus Design SR-22 C/n 8507 Private
VH-SCQ Beech 350 C/n FL-150 Government of Australia
VH-TUR Stoddard-Hamilton GlasairIII C/n 3085 Private
VH-EDB Piper PA-28236 C/n 28-7911240 Private
VH-FHJ Piper PA-31-310 C/n 31-819 Interair
VH-XIH AgustaWestland AW139 C/n 41403 Lifeflight Australia

Zuccoli Collection Hangar
VH-UDZ? Cessna L-19 Bird Dog C/n Unknown Private
??? Pou de Ciel C/n Unknown Private
VH-ZCM de Havilland Canada DHC-1 C/n C1/0530 Zuccoli Collection
VH-SNJ North American AT-6D C/n 88-16324 Zuccoli Collection
VH-SCZ Caproni Stipa-Caproni SC.1 C/n SC1-R Preserved
VH-WMD Commonwealth CA-25 C/n 25-13 Private
VH-ZUK North American AT-28D C/n 174-374 Zuccoli Collection
VH-IGZ Pitts S-1S/A-1 Special C/n KA076 Zuccoli Collection
VH-LZF Sequoia F.8L C/n Q052 Zuccoli Collection
VH-ZUC North American AT-28D C/n 174-429 Zuccoli Collection
VH-NSJ Commonwealth CA-25 C/n 45041 Private
VH-WIJ Commonwealth CA-25 C/n 25-36 Private
VH-FMT Cessna 210L C/n 210-61532 Private
VH-MHB Commonwealth CA-12 C/n 877 Private

Aerotel Hangar
VH-ZCU Cessna 182T C/n 182-81298 Private
VH-ZCT NZ Aerospace CT/4A C/n 58 Private
VH-CTZ Pacific Aerospace CT/4E C/n 216 Private
VH-YND Boeing Stearman KaydetPT-13D C/n 75-5362 Private
VH-ZYZ Boeing Stearman KaydetPT-17 C/n 75-1439 Zuccoli Collection

Hangar B31
VH-BVF Cessna 182T C/n 182-81367 Private
VH-TTX Piper PA-31-350 C/n 31-8152034 Corporate

About the field
VH-LXA Cessna 172R C/n 172-80906 Private
VH-TPM Piper PA-46500TP C/n 4697089 Private
VH-EJA Cessna T.210M C/n 210-62569 Private
VH-NGR Piper PA-38112 C/n 38-79A1172 Private
VH-KQN Cessna 150G C/n 150-66698 Private
VH-SKT Cessna 310R C/n 310R-1815 Private
VH-VDP Cessna 182P C/n 182-62643 Private
VH-RBB Cessna 172R C/n 172-80776 Air Gold Coast

VH-BVI Cessna 180C C/n 50752 Private
VH-VCD Cirrus Design SR-22 C/n 316 Private
VH-ACK Jodel D.150 C/n N187 Private

About the field
VH-NVI Bolkow Bo-105CBS-5 C/n S-927 Corporate
VH-UYH Bell Helicopters UH-1H C/n 4806 Private
VH-NEQ Cessna 510 C/n 510-0029 Corporate
VH-TEJ Neico LancairES C/n LES-187 Private
VH-RJU Beech B60 C/n P-281 Private
VH-DER Piper PA-31-325 C/n 31-7912110 Corporate
VH-VLV Beech A36 C/n E-3060 Private

Over Gatton~Qld
VH-EGF AgustaWestland AW139 C/n 31826 Queensland Government

Calvert~Qld C/n Noted at 1555hrs
A7-064 Aermacchi MB-326H C/n CA30-64 Preserved


Noted at 1635hrs
A84-238 English Electric CanberraMk.20 C/n 38 Preserved
A84-248 English Electric CanberraMk.20 C/n 48 Preserved

Over Ipswich~Qld, although they were doing circuits at Amberley
Noted at 1635hrs
A39-005 Airbus A330203 MRTT C/n 1183 Royal Australian Air Force
A39-006 Airbus A330203 MRTT C/n 892 Royal Australian Air Force


Noted at 1740hrs
A34-004 Aeritalia C-27J C/n 4183 Royal Australian Air Force
A34-005 Aeritalia C-27J C/n 4184 Royal Australian Air Force
A34-008 Aeritalia C-27J C/n 4187 Royal Australian Air Force
A8-138 General Dynamics F-111C C/n 14 Preserved
VH-UEZ Diamond DA 40NG C/n 40.N390 RAAF Air Training Corp.

Over Brisbane~Qld
N257AK Eclipse Aviation 500 C/n 258 Corporate


Noted between 1830hrs and Dark

VH-XZD Boeing 737838 C/n 39368 QANTAS
VH-XVX Embraer Emb-190100IGW C/n 19000081 QANTASlink
VH-LQM de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402NG C/n 4450 QANTASlink
ZK-JTQ Boeing 737476(SF) C/n 24442 Airwork (NZ)
VH-YXW Airbus A320232(SL) C/n 5796 Jetstar Airways
VH-VYA Boeing 737838 C/n 33762 QANTAS
VH-QOV de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 C/n 4277 QANTASlink
VH-VZX Boeing 737838 C/n 34188 QANTAS
VH-XNW Airbus A320232(SL) C/n 5813 Jetstar Airways
VH-VGQ Airbus A320232 C/n 4303 Jetstar Airways
VH-NXH Boeing 7172K9 C/n 55055 QANTASlink
VH-UYI Embraer Emb-190100IGW C/n 19000053 Alliance Airlines
VH-UYU Embraer Emb-190100IGW C/n 19000126 Alliance Airlines
VH-VXI Boeing 737838 C/n 33479 QANTAS
VH-VUQ Boeing 7378FE C/n 36605 Virgin Australia
VH-YJS Aero Commander Shrike Commander500S C/n 3315 General Aviation Maintenance
VH-UQG Fokker F-100 C/n 11520 Alliance Airlines
VH-FVL Aerospatiale ATR 72212A C/n 974 Aerlink
VH-OFB Bombardier 604 C/n 5534 Corporate
VH-QQY Fokker F-70 C/n 11575 Alliance Airlines
VH-QPF Airbus A330303 C/n 595 QANTAS
F-OTIB Airbus A320271N(SL) C/n 10049 Aircalin
ZK-NND Airbus A321271NX(SL) C/n 8629 Air New Zealand
VH-VBZ Boeing 7377FE C/n 34322 Virgin Australia
VH-MFM Boeing 73785R C/n 42805 Regional Express
N978CC Gulfstream G4SP C/n 1335 Corporate
VH-VBY Boeing 7377FE C/n 34323 Virgin Australia
VH-VZT Boeing 737838 C/n 34186 QANTAS