And Cirrus (Australia) / Navair Flight Operations Cessna 510 Citation Mustang bizjet VH-NFP once again visited the region, flying into Hervey Bay (Fraser Coast) Airport twice during a busy day of flying. Both times it arrived from and then later departed back to the Sunshine Coast.
UPDATE! On Tuesday 14 February, VH-NFP visited Bundaberg Airport twice, again arriving from and departing back to the Sunshine Coast on both occasions.
Meanwhile, also on Monday 13 February, Brisbane-based Crockett Aviation Group Beech B200 King Air VH-FAQ visited the Labona Station Airstrip within Adani Australia's (Bravus Mining & Resources) Carmichael Coal Mine site from Archerfield and the Sunshine Coast. This time it was heard to use the flight number and callsign of "Navair 170".
Link Airways (Corporate Air / Vee H Aviation) Cessna 441 Conquest VH-VEJ flew up to Collinsville Aerodrome from Brisbane. It looks to be planned to make the short hop across to the Newlands Coal Mine Site early on Tuesday 14 February.
UPDATE! On Wednesday 15 February, VH-VEJ flew down from Newlands to the Oaky Creek Coal Mine Site and then Emerald Airport.
UPDATE! On Thursday 16 February, VH-VEJ departed Emerald Airport for Oaky Creek again before flying down to Newcastle (Williamtown) and then back to Brisbane.
RDO Equipment (ex Vanderfield) Cessna 210N VH-JSC flew up from Toowoomba to Emerald Airport before flying across to Biloela / Thangool Airport and then back to Toowoomba.
Beech 58 Baron VH-CLE also visited Emerald Airport from Toowoomba.
Locally-based Cessna 182 VH-JXM departed Emerald Airport for Redcliffe. It looks to be a regular flyer between the two places.
And the Queensland Government Airwing (State of Queensland) Raytheon B300 Super King Air VH-SGQ arrived into Rockhampton Airport from Cairns and Townsville before later returning to Townsville.
UPDATE! For the rest of the week, VH-SGQ called into Rockhampton Airport at various times while flying between Cairns, Townsville and Brisbane.
Photo taken by Nick Sainsbury ©