Noted arriving into the Whitsunday Airport at Shute Harbour this week was American-registered Eclipse EA500 bizjet N257AK.
It looked to originally arrive into Proserpine (Whitsunday Coast) Airport on Monday 29 July from Mount Isa after arriving into Australia via Darwin the previous day from Singapore (Seletar) Airport. N257AK then continued to Archerfield where it spent the night before arriving into the Whitsunday Airport on Tuesday 30 July.
At the time of writing, it remains parked at the Whitsunday Airport at Shute Harbour and is reportedly going to be based there at least in the short term.
UPDATE! On Thursday 1 August, N257AK departed the Whitsunday Airport at Shute Harbour for Archerfield.
UPDATE! On Sunday 4 August. N257AK returned to the Whitsunday Airport at Shute Harbour from Archerfield.
Meanwhile, it is just over month until the 2019 Air BP Airlie Beach Airshow at the Whitsunday Airport at Shute Harbour on Saturday 7 September.
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Photos taken by Lee Holloway ©