Thus, on Sunday 9 April, during a busy day of movements, Gladstone Airport played host to a couple of corporate visitors including - yet again - the Queensland Government (State of Queensland) Airwing Raytheon Hawker 850XP bizjet VH-SGY. It arrived from and later departed back to Brisbane.
VH-SGY also visited Gladstone Airport on Friday 7 April and was noted visiting Proserpine (Whitsunday Coast) Airport on Saturday 8 April.
Also visiting Gladstone Airport on Sunday 9 April was Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) Beech B350 Super King Air A32-675 which arrived from Townsville as "Regent 83".
It is believed to have collected Australian Acting Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce - who returned from Rockhampton on board one of the three Royal Australian Navy (RAN) NH Industries MRH-90 Multi-Role Helicopters that are presently based at Gladstone Airport - and later departed to the South again as "Regent 83".
It was certainly a busy day at Gladstone Airport and we will share some more great photos soon!
All photos taken by 'Mick' ©