Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Pacific Aerospace (PAC) 750XL Aircraft ZK-KDJ Pops into Longreach Airport - UPDATED!

After sitting idle at Darwin since late 2016, on Tuesday 21 November, New Zealand-registered Pacific Aerospace (PAC) 750XL ZK-KDJ arrived at Longreach Airport direct from the top end.

ZK-KDJ fresh off the production line in 2016  (http://www.aviationtrader.com.au/)

It reportedly arrived at Darwin from Mount Isa in December 2016 and has sat idle on the General Aviation (GA) Apron at Darwin since then.

UPDATE!  Early on Wednesday 22 November, ZK-KDJ departed Longreach Airport for the Gold Coast and Lord Howe Island.

UPDATE!  On Thursday 23 November, ZK-KDJ continued from Lord Howe Island to Auckland.


  1. Looks like a new version of the old Fletcher Topdressing planes i remember as a kid (F27 i think

  2. PAC FU-24 Fletcher top-dressing plane - YES! - Same manufacturer Graham!