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Qantas Flight from Adelaide to Sydney

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Qantas Flight from Adelaide to Sydney

HI all

odd question

does the flight form Adelaide to Sydney happen to fly over Sydney Harbour?

If so whats the best side of the plane to side on to get a nice view?

Thanks

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1. Re: Qantas Flight from Adelaide to Sydney

Whether the plane takes the north bound approach over the harbour depends on winds. I have approached from the north on a flight from Melbourne. If this is the case the left hand side of the plane has the best view. If the plane approaches the airport from the south then you will see Botany Bay not Sydney Harbour. However you will not know in advance which approach the plane will be using.

Edited: 11:16 pm, September 10, 2013
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2. Re: Qantas Flight from Adelaide to Sydney

Add to that the fact that approaches into Sydney sometimes require entering into a holding pattern out to sea because of heavy air traffic and you could find the best view is from the right ...... or the left.

In other words, its anybody's guess.

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3. Re: Qantas Flight from Adelaide to Sydney

thanks guys!

didnt think it would be as simple as that :P

thanks for the advice though

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4. Re: Qantas Flight from Adelaide to Sydney

When we came back from Europe this year, our flight missed out on the harbour altogether as we headed over Victoria and up the coast of NSW. Oh well, there's always next time !

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