Top 10 Airline Livery Spotted in a Day at Sydney Airport

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Airline livery is one of the reasons we enjoy plane spotting. A busy morning on the eastern banks of Botany Bay close to Runway 16L – the third runway – at Sydney International Airport (YSSY) provided the variety of airline livery to inspire this list.  Ranked from least appealing to my favourite livery on the day … Read more

QANTAS Gives a Jumbo Jet to the People


A memorable last flight was a fitting tribute for the retirement of the first QANTAS Boeing 747-400 named the “City of Canberra” QANTAS has donated the 747-400 to the Historical Aircraft Restoration Society (HARS) museum on the grounds of the Illawarra Regional Airport (YWOL). On the 8th March 2015 a QANTAS 747-400, registration VH-OJA flew from Sydney … Read more

Plane Spotting at Gold Coast Airport

Gold Coast Airport

Gold Coast Airport (YBGC) is a great plane spotting location for those seeking a variety of planes. I was lucky enough to spend a two week holiday on the Gold Coast in July 2014, or more specifically in Coolangatta which is located on the Queensland side of the border with New South Wales. Coolangatta is … Read more

Airline Special Livery Proves To Be An Excellent Promotional Tool

Airline special livery can promote anything from themselves to special events for a world-wide audience. Heading out for a day’s plane spotting you always look forward to capturing a unique Airline Special Livery. Plenty of examples of airline special livery are given below from Sydney and Gold Coast Airports. This post had an update in December 2016.  Aircraft:  VH-VFN … Read more

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