Member since 28 Feb 2015
Total posts 28
Good morning All, This may be a question from left field...
Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 02 Jul 2011
Total posts 835
Think you'll find the rego changes everyday.
Thanks for the explanation.
Member since 19 Apr 2012
Total posts 730
With more planes being offloaded via buses then day long parking spaces for aircraft is further away
Member since 27 Jan 2016
Total posts 41
I assume it's the A380 that previously did the MEL/AKL return. We have one parked in Brisbane all day now too.
Member since 12 Feb 2015
Total posts 61
I noticed the EK A380 parked there last week. It does seem like a curious place to park, but there are extra large paved areas on the corners of taxiway B (near north end of runway 16/34) and taxiway K (south end of 16/34). These may have been designed to allow an aircraft on the taxiway to do a 180-degree turn and backtrack, perhaps if the runway were to be blocked. In the early days of the JQ Boeing 787s I noticed one of them was also parked at the north end of the field for long periods.
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Member since 17 Aug 2017
It’s a great view of an A380 if you are driving past that’s for sure.
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