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Perth International Airport has separate facilities but shares the same runways and taxi-ways as the Domestic Terminal. The international terminal is located at the end of Horrie Miller Drive near Cloverdale whereas the domestic terminal is located in Redcliffe, at the end of Brearley Avenue. Both of these roads are named after local aviation pioneers. This new international terminal was opened in 1986, at the same time as the new airport control tower


 
 
   
 
 

Perth Airport - International Entrance

A welcoming sign along Horrie Miller Drive. There's the control tower in the distance on the right. October 2008. Photos Ref: PAIR001

 

Perth Airport - Tower

The airport control tower next to the International Terminals. The old tower used to be over near the domestic terminal but has recently been demolished. October 2008. Photos Ref: PAIR002

 

Perth Airport - Tower

A close-up view of the top of the tower. December 2013. Photos Ref: PAIR003

 

Perth Airport - Carrier Signs

This sign outside the international terminal contains advertising signs for all current international carriers that service Perth. These do change from time to time. December 2013. Photos Ref: PAIR004

 

Perth Airport - International Entrance

Here is a view of the front area of the International Terminal. December 2013. Photos Ref: PAIR005

 

Perth Airport - International Entrance

Perth International Airport front - taken at night. March 2011. Photos Ref: PAIR006

 

Perth Airport - Checking In

Many passengers checking in, this day to Singapore, Malaysia and Bangkok. October 2008. Photos Ref: PAIR007

 

Perth Airport - Singapore Airlines

Looking from the viewing deck. Here's a Singapore Airlines aircraft being loaded and prepared to depart. In the background are the Perth hills. October 2008. Photos Ref: PAIR008

 

Perth Airport - View to International Terminal

Right across the other side of the airport, in Redcliffe, is the Domestic Terminal. This is a view through the Qantas lounge viewing deck windows at the Domestic Terminal, looking across to the International Terminal. October 2011. Photos Ref: PAIR009

 

Perth Airport - Virgin Airlines Take-Off

Viewed from the International Terminal looking across part of the apron, to the north-west. A Virgin aircraft has just taken-off heading north. December 2013. Photos Ref: PAIR010

 

Perth Airport - Domestic Terminal Entrance

This section of the airport is used by some of the smaller carriers such as Skywest. Both Virgin and Qantas have their own terminals. Qantas is the only one with a viewing deck. October 2011. Photos Ref: PAIR011

 

Perth Airport - Domestic Terminal Qantas

Qantas Boeing 767 being pushed back in readiness for its direct flight to Brisbane. October 2011. Photos Ref: PAIR012

 

Perth Airport - Viewing Area

The Airport opened up a public viewing area for arriving and departing aircraft late in 2011. It is down towards the southern end of the main runway. It is just off the internal airport road that connects the Domestic and International terminals, Dunreath Drive. January 2012. Photos Ref: PAIR013

 

Perth Airport - Viewing Area Emirates

Boeing 777 flight EK423 taxi-ing to the southern end of the main runway ready for take-off. The best viewing time here is when aircraft are landing from the south so before you go, check out the local wind direction. July 2013. Photos Ref: PAIR014

 

Perth Airport - Viewing Area Singapore

Boeing 777 flight SQ226 turning onto the runway. Seconds later this plane took off bound for Changi Airport. July 2013. Photos Ref: PAIR015

 

Perth Airport - Viewing Area Malaysia

Malaysia Airlines caught arriving at 2.59PM on Sunday 21st July from Kuala Lumpur. This is 9M-MTC. You'd totally miss this spectacle if planes were landing from the north. July 2013. Photos Ref: PAIR016

 

Perth Airport - Virgin Arrival

VH-XFC Virgin Airlines on its final landing approach from the south over Cannington. October 2013. Photos Ref: PAIR017

 

Perth Airport - Air Asia

A recently arrived Air Asia aircraft at rest at the International Terminal. This looks like an Airbus A320. December 2013. Photos Ref: PAIR018

 

Perth Airport - China Southern

China Southern is the most recently added international carrier to service Perth. The flights started about 18 months ago. This A330 arrived about 20 minutes ago, at 6.00 am, on its direct service from Guangzhou. December 2013. Photos Ref: PAIR019

 

Perth Airport - Cathay Pacific

Cathay Pacific Airbus 330 flight CX137 arrives 10 minutes early at 6.20 am completing its direct service from Hong Kong on 6 December, 2013. The aircraft is taxi-ing towards the gate. December 2013. Photos Ref: PAIR020

 

Perth Airport - Air Mauritius

Air Mauritius 3B-NBL Airbus A330-200 at Perth Terminal shortly after its arrival from Port Louis, Mauritius. August 2015. Photos Ref: PAIR021

 

Perth Airport - Thai International

Thai International HS-TQB Boeing 787-8 being unloaded on completion of its direct flight from Bangkok. August 2015. Photos Ref: PAIR022

 

Perth Airport - Jetstar

VH-VGH Airbus A320-232, leased and operated by Jetstar, awaits provisioning for its flight to Malaysia. August 2015. Photos Ref: PAIR023


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