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Monthly Archives: April 2011

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZL Enters Service.

April 30, 2011

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZL entered service today operating QF675 Melbourne – Adelaide.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZM First Flight.

April 28, 2011

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZM made its first flight from Renton – Boeing Field today.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQB Returns from Singapore.

April 26, 2011

Following the technical issue it encountered on 21st April, A380 VH-OQB positioned back from Singapore to Sydney overnight as QF6001.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZL Delivered.

April 23, 2011

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZL departed Boeing Field today on delivery to QANTAS as QF6024 routing Boeing Field – Honolulu – Nadi – Melbourne. The aircraft is in QANTAS New ‘Roo livery and 12J/156Y configuration with Silverwing seats in Business Class and Panasonic AVOD throughout.  It  is the first QANTAS mainline B737-800 to be delivered in this configuration and brings the QANTAS mainline B737-800 fleet up to 39 aircraft and the QANTAS Group B737-800 fleet to 45 aircraft.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQB Singapore Technical Issue.

April 21, 2011

QANTAS Airbus A380 VH-OQB operating QF9 Melbourne – Singapore – London Heathrow arrived into Singapore on time but was unable to continue due to technical problems.

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEJ Operates Melbourne – Perth Rotation.

April 20, 2011

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEJ operated the QF777/776 Melbourne – Perth rotation today.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL First Flight.

April 19, 2011

QANTAS Airbus A380 VH-OQL made its first test flight today from Toulouse wearing the registration F-WWSL.

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEG Returns from Hong Kong Maintenance.

April 17, 2011

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEG, which has been under maintenance at Hong Kong since 27th March, positioned Hong Kong –  Sydney today as QF6022 from Hong Kong. The aircraft has been repainted into the QANTAS New ‘Roo livery..

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJC Returns from Avalon Maintenance.

April 16, 2011

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJC positioned Avalon – Sydney today as QF6196. The aircraft is now fitted with Premium Economy in the 56J/40W/275Y configuration.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJB Operates Auckland Rotation.

April 14, 2011

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJB operated today’s QF141/QF114 Sydney – Auckland rotation.

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGR Operates Singapore Services.

April 12, 2011

International configuration QANTAS Boeing 767-338ER VH-OGR operated the QF77/78 Singapore – Perth rotation today in place of the usual Airbus A330-300.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQJ Enters Service.

April 11, 2011

QANTAS Airbus A380 VH-OQJ entered service today operating QF31 Sydney – Singapore – London Heathrow.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJE Returns from Avalon Maintenance.

April 9, 2011

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJE positioned Avalon – Sydney today as QF6196. This aircraft has been refitted into 3 Class 56J/40W/275Y configuration.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQJ Delivered.

April 8, 2011

QANTAS A380 VH-OQJ departed Toulouse today on delivery to QANTAS as QF6024 routing Toulouse – Singapore – Sydney. The aircraft is in New ‘Roo livery and 14F/72J/32W/332Y configuration and is named “Bert Hinkler”. This brings the QANTAS A380 fleet up to ten aircraft.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZL First Flight.

April 7, 2011

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZL made its first flight from Renton – Boeing Field today.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJJ Returns from Avalon Maintenance.

April 7, 2011

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJJ positioned Avalon – Sydney today as QF6196 newly refitted in the 3 Class 56J/40W/275Y configuration.

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGS Operates Tokyo Narita Rotation.

April 5, 2011

QANTAS Boeing 767-338ER VH-OGS operated the QF21/22 Sydney – Tokyo Narita rotation today with the flight operating via Hong Kong.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPD Operates Brisbane – Darwin Rotation.

April 3, 2011

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPD operated the QF824/825 Brisbane – Darwin rotation today. This was the first use of an A330-300 on this route.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXC Operates Brisbane – Broome Inaugural.

April 3, 2011

The new twice weekly Brisbane – Broome QF1030/QF1031 service commenced today operated by Boeing 737-838 VH-VXC.




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