|VH-YXX heads North to Townsville via Mackay Airport late last week (File photo)|
After completing its role of capturing the motor racing action from the air, Microflite Helicopters (of Moorabbin) Eurocopter AS.350B3 Squirrel VH-YXX returned South from Townsville via Mackay, Gladstone and Caloundra Airports.
Also flying South from Townsville were fellow Eurocopter AS.350B3 Squirrel helicopters VH-SZS of S&S Aviation (Brisbane) and Gold Coast based VH-MDQ. They were both noted arriving into Rockhampton Airport from Townsville before later departing further South.
Brisbane-based Eurocopter AS.350B3 Squirrel helicopter VH-CWP was noted flying from Cooktown to Mackay via Cairns and Townsville. It looked to be staying the night at Mackay Airport.
UPDATE! On Tuesday 12 July, VH-CWP continued further South to Gladstone and Caloundra.
And finally, Ingham-based Croc Helicopters Robinson R44 VH-EWD was noted arriving into Rockhampton Airport later on Monday 11 July and looked to still parked at Rocky as this post it written.
Photo taken by 'AC' ©