Also on Monday 17 August, Hinterland Aviation Beech B200 King Air VH-HLJ was also noted visiting Rockhampton Airport. It was flying as "Hinterland 728" and arrived from Townsville then departed to Brisbane. VH-HLJ later returned from the capital to Townsville and Cairns.
Meanwhile, also on Monday 17 August, several Flight Training Adelaide (FTA) / Qantas Group Pilot Academy Diamond DA-40 Star training aircraft were noted visiting some Central Queensland Airports, all flying out of their Toowoomba-Wellcamp Airport base. DA-40 Stars VH-YTZ and VH-YTE flew up from Wellcamp to Gladstone Airport before returning via Hervey Bay (Fraser Coast) Airport. While VH-YTI, VH-YTU, VH-YTK,VH-YTL and VH-YTJ all flew to Hervey Bay and Bundaberg Airports on a flight from and back to Wellcamp.
Finally, also on Monday 17 August, Pekal Aviation of Boggabilla (NSW) Piper PA-31-325 VH-TRA was noted landing at Clermont Aerodrome from Goondiwindi. It returned there in the afternoon.
While Vanderfield Pilatus PC-12/47 VH-WPH was noted visiting Emerald and Mackay Airports while on a busy day of flying out of and back to its Toowoomba base up as far as Townsville.
Photo taken by Lloyd Fox ©