It looked to arrive from Brisbane and later depart to Townsville.
A40-028 was heard to be using the radio callsign of "Snooker 42".
Meanwhile, also on Wednesday 19 October, Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) Alenia C-27J Spartan transport aircraft A34-006 was noted visiting Longreach Airport. It looked to arrive from RAAF Base Amberley and then later depart to Mount Isa and then Townsville.
A34-006 was heard to be using the radio callsign of "Wallaby 73".
UPDATE! On Thursday 20 October, A34-006 "Wallaby 73" flew down from Townsville to land at Rockhampton Airport for a short time. It then departed ack to Amberley.
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