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Monthly Archives: December 2012

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPI Operates Melbourne – Sydney Extra.

December 6, 2012

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPI operated an additional Melbourne – Sydney sector this morning as QF1340.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJD Positioning Flight and Military Charter.

December 6, 2012

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJD positioned Sydney – Darwin early this morning as QF6160 in order to operate a Darwin – Melbourne – Sydney military charter as QF1353.

06/12/12 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

December 6, 2012

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF442 Melbourne – Sydney
QF446 Melbourne – Sydney
QF451 Sydney – Melbourne
QF466 Melbourne – Sydney
QF815 Canberra – Melbourne.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXI Positioning Flight.

December 5, 2012

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXI positioned Brisbane – Canberra this afternoon as QF6133 in order to operate QF960 Canberra – Brisbane.

QANTAS B737-400 VH-TJS Canberra Engine Issue.

December 5, 2012

QANTAS Boeing 737-476 VH-TJS suffered an engine failure on approach to Canberra late this morning whilst operating QF953 Brisbane – Canberra.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZM QF121 Christchurch Diversion.

December 5, 2012

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZM operating QF121 Sydney – Queenstown diverted to Christchurch this afternoon. The aircraft remained at Christchurch with QF122 Queenstown – Sydney cancelled.

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGU Positioning Flight.

December 5, 2012

QANTAS Boeing 767-338ER VH-OGU positioned Perth – Melbourne this morning as QF6123.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXO Operates Derby Immigration Charter.

December 5, 2012

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXO positioned Melbourne – Derby early this morning as QF6163 in order to operate a Derby – Sydney charter as QF1351 on behalf of the Immigration Department.

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEF Positioning Flight.

December 5, 2012

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEF positioned Sydney – Brisbane early this morning as QF6013.

05/12/12 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

December 5, 2012

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF122 Queenstown – Sydney
QF402 Melbourne – Sydney
QF417 Sydney – Melbourne
QF447 Sydney – Melbourne
QF448 Melbourne – Sydney
QF464 Melbourne – Sydney
QF468 Melbourne – Sydney
QF469 Sydney – Melbourne
QF502 Sydney – Brisbane
QF511 Brisbane – Sydney
QF529 Brisbane – Sydney
QF704 Canberra – Sydney
QF779 Sydney – Canberra
QF803 Sydney – Canberra
QF1419 Sydney – Canberra
QF2420 Newcastle – Brisbane.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXQ Positioning Flight.

December 4, 2012

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXQ positioned Brisbane – Sydney this evening as QF6162.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZV Positioning Flight.

December 4, 2012

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZV positioned Sydney – Melbourne this morning as QF6122.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZE Positioning Flight and Christmas Creek Extra.

December 4, 2012

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZE operated QF900 Perth – Karratha this morning then positioned Karratha – Christmas Creek as QF6142. The aircraft then operated an additional Christmas Creek – Perth flight as QF1281. As a result QF901 Karratha – Perth was cancelled.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZX Positioning Flight.

December 4, 2012

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZX positioned Christmas – Creek – Perth early this morning as QF6152.

Withdrawn QANTAS B737-800 VH-TJG Leaves Australia.

December 4, 2012

Withdrawn QANTAS Boeing 737-476 VH-TJG departed Australia this morning positioning Sydney – Apia – Honolulu – Victorville as QF6027.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXA Positioning Flight.

December 4, 2012

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXA positioned Melbourne – Adelaide early this morning as QF6112.

04/12/12 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

December 4, 2012

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF417 Sydney – Melbourne
QF440 Melbourne – Sydney
QF457 Sydney – Melbourne
QF555 Brisbane – Sydney
QF901 Karratha – Perth
QF1463 Sydney – Canberra
QF1466 Canberra – Sydney
QF1479 Sydney – Canberra
QF1480 Canberra – Sydney
QF2427 Brisbane – Newcastle.

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-ZXD QF594 Adelaide Diversion.

December 3, 2012

QANTAS Boeing 767-336ER VH-ZXD operating QF594 Perth – Brisbane diverted to Adelaide this evening due to an unspecified technical issue.

Withdrawn QANTAS B737-400 VH-TJG Positions to Sydney.

December 3, 2012

Withdrawn QANTAS Boeing 737-476 VH-TJG positioned Melbourne – Sydney this afternoon as QF6027 minus QANTAS logos and titles. The aircraft will continue to the USA tomorrow.

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGR Returns from Brisbane Maintenance.

December 3, 2012

QANTAS Boeing 767-338ER VH-OGR, which has been under maintenance at Brisbane since 17th November, returned to service today as QF507 Brisbane – Sydney. The aircraft has been refurbished internally and now has Q-Streaming wi-fi entertainment.

JetConnect B737-800 ZK-ZQG Australian Positioning Flight.

December 3, 2012

JetConnect Boeing 737-838 ZK-ZQG positioned Melbourne – Sydney this morning as QF6171 to cover yesterday’s non arrival into Sydney of sister ZK-ZQA.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJS Positioning Flight.

December 3, 2012

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJS positioned Brisbane – Sydney this morning as QF6014 after arriving as QF16 from Los Angeles.

03/12/12 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

December 3, 2012

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF461 Sydney – Melbourne
QF1479 Sydney – Canberra
QF1480 Canberra – Sydney.

JetConnect B737-800 ZK-ZQA QF44 Double Melbourne Diversion.

December 2, 2012

JetConnect  Boeing 737-838 ZK-ZQA operating QF44 Auckland – Sydney diverted to Melbourne this evening due to long hold times at Sydney. The aircraft then set off for Sydney, missed curfew by seconds and returned to Melbourne.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXQ QF766 Canberra Diversion.

December 2, 2012

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXQ operating QF766 Adelaide – Sydney diverted via Canberra this evening due to weather at Sydney.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZA QF545 Canberra Diversion.

December 2, 2012

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZA operating QF545 Brisbane – Sydney diverted via Canberra this evening due to weather at Sydney.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJD Operates for Air Pacific.

December 2, 2012

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJD operated a Sydney – Nadi rotation on behalf of Air Pacific today as FJ914/FJ911.

02/12/12 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

December 2, 2012

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF1419 Sydney – Canberra
QF1478 Canberra – Sydney
QF1713 Gladstone – Brisbane
QF1742 Brisbane – Rockhampton
QF1743 Rockhampton – Brisbane.

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-ZXB Withdrawn.

December 1, 2012

QANTAS Boeing 767-336ER VH-ZXB was withdrawn from service today after operating QF452 Melbourne – Sydney. This is the first Rolls-Royce powered B767-300ER to be withdrawn and brings the 767-336ER fleet down to six members and the total 767-300ER fleet down to 22 aircraft.

QANTAS B737-400 VH-TJY Positioning Flight.

December 1, 2012

QANTAS Boeing 737-476 VH-TJY, which has been out of service at Canberra since a lightning strike on 27th November, positioned Canberra – Sydney this afternoon as QF6116.




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