Posts Tagged ‘Illawarra Airport’

Record breaking Qantas Jumbo put to pasture in Shellharbour

by Lesleyon March 12, 2015
Early on Sunday morning, 8th March 2015, hundreds of people turned out early to witness the touchdown of a record breaking aircraft at Illawarra Regional Airport, to take up its new role as Shellharbour’s first ‘jumbo tourist attraction’. Specially numbered Qantas Flight ‘7474’, this final journey of Qantas’ first Boeing 747-400 took less than  15 minutes, considerably shorter […]