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Monthly Archives: March 2013

QANTAS A380 VH-OQE Operates First QF2 via Dubai.

March 31, 2013

QANTAS A380 VH-OQE operated today’s first QF2 London Heathrow – Dubai – Sydney.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL Operates First QF10 via Dubai.

March 31, 2013

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL operated today’s first QF10 London Heathrow – Dubai – Melbourne. This was the first QANTAS London Heathrow – Dubai service.

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGS Positioning Flight.

March 31, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 767-338ER VH-OGS positioned Melbourne – Sydney early this evening as QF6117.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQJ Operates First QF1 via Dubai.

March 31, 2013

QANTAS A380 VH-OQJ operated today’s first Sydney – Dubai – London Heathrow QF1.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI Operates First QF9 via Dubai.

March 31, 2013

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI operated today’s first Melbourne – Dubai – London Heathrow QF9.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPH Operates Inaugural QF35/QF36.

March 31, 2013

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPH operated today’s inaugural QF35/QF36 Melbourne – Singapore service.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQJ Sydney Harbour Publicity Flight.

March 31, 2013

QANTAS A380 VH-OQJ operated a Sydney – Sydney circuit today as QF6620 in tandem with Emirates A380 A7-EDY to publicise the QANTAS/Emirates tie-up.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBL Operates First Direct QF81.

March 31, 2013

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBL operated today’s first direct Sydney – Singapore QF81 service. The return service operated as QF182.

31/03/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

March 31, 2013

The following QANTAS  flights did not operate today:

QF632 Melbourne – Brisbane
QF904 Perth – Karratha
QF905 Karratha – Perth
QF1051 Broome – Melbourne.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQH Operates Final QF10 via Singapore.

March 30, 2013

QANTAS A380 VH-OQH operated today’s final London Heathrow – Singapore – Melbourne QF10 service tonight before the flight switches to its new London Heathrow – Dubai – Sydney route tomorrow. This was the final QANTAS departure from London Heathrow to Singapore.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQB Operates Final QF2 via Singapore.

March 30, 2013

QANTAS A380 VH-OQB operated today’s final London Heathrow – Singapore – Sydney QF2 service tonight before the flight switches to its new London Heathrow – Dubai – Sydney route tomorrow.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQE Operates Final QF1 via Singapore.

March 30, 2013

QANTAS A380 VH-OQE operated today’s final Sydney – Singapore – London Heathrow QF1 service today before the flight switches to its new Sydney – Dubai – London Heathrow route tomorrow. This flight was the last QANTAS departure Singapore – London Heathrow.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL Operates Final QF9 via Singapore.

March 30, 2013

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL operated today’s final Melbourne – Singapore – London Heathrow QF9 service today before the flight switches to its new Melbourne – Dubai – London Heathrow route tomorrow.

30/03/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

March 30, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF452 Melbourne – Sydney
QF614 Melbourne – Brisbane
QF621 Brisbane – Melbourne.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBG Operates Final Perth – Hong Kong Service.

March 29, 2013

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBG operated the final QF67 Perth – Hong Kong service today.

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGH Operates Charter Rotation.

March 29, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 767-338ER VH-OGH operated a Melbourne – Brisbane charter rotation today as QF6624/QF6625.

29/03/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

March 29, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF615 Brisbane – Melbourne
QF2019 Armidale – Sydney
QF2313 Cairns – Townsville
QF2412 Brisbane – Emerald
QF2413 Emerald – Brisbane
QF2460 Brisbane – Moranbah
QF2461 Moranbah – Brisbane
QF2526 Brisbane – Moranbah
QF2527 Moranbah – Brisbane
QF2544 Brisbane – Roma
QF2545 Roma – Brisbane.

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGP Positioning Flight.

March 28, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 767-338ER VH-OGP positioned Brisbane – Sydney this evening as QF6124.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBI Positioning Flight.

March 28, 2013

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBI positioned Sydney – Melbourne late this afternoon as QF6004.

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-ZXG Positioning Flight.

March 28, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 767-336ER VH-ZXG positioned Sydney – Melbourne late this morning as QF6114.

28/03/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

March 28, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF452 Melbourne – Sydney
QF467 Sydney – Melbourne
QF564 Canberra – Sydney
QF803 Sydney – Canberra
QF2410 Brisbane – Emerald
QF2411 Emerald – Brisbane.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBO Operates Singapore Rotation.

March 27, 2013

Domestic configuration QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBO operated the QF71/QF72 Perth – Singapore rotation early this evening.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJC Positioning Flight.

March 27, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJC positioned Sydney – Brisbane this morning as QF6013 in order to operate QF51 Brisbane – Singapore.

ACCC Approves QANTAS/Emirates Alliance.

March 27, 2013

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission gave full approval to the QANTAS/Emirates alliance today whilst placing a caveat that the two airlines cannot reduce capacity on the Brisbane – Auckland, Sydney – Auckland, Melbourne – Auckland and Sydney – Christchurch routes on which they overlap.

27/03/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

March 27, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF2448 Brisbane – Moranbah
QF2449 Moranbah – Brisbane.

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGV Positioning Flight.

March 26, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 767-338ER VH-OGV positioned Sydney – Melbourne late this afternoon as QF6121.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQE Positioning Flight.

March 26, 2013

QANTAS A380 VH-OQE positioned Los Angeles – Sydney this morning as QF6012.

26/03/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

March 26, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF413 Sydney – Melbourne
QF676 Adelaide – Melbourne
QF689 Melbourne – Adelaide
QF2358 Brisbane – Rockhampton
QF2359 Rockhampton – Brisbane.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQH Operates Delayed QF11.

March 25, 2013

QANTAS A380 VH-OQH operated yesterday’s delayed QF11 Sydney – Los Angeles early this afternoon as QF11D.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXR Positioning Flight.

March 25, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXR positioned Adelaide – Perth this morning as QF6131.

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEJ Positioning Flight.

March 25, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEJ positioned Brisbane – Sydney this morning as QF6014 after arriving as QF52 from Singapore.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZA Positioning Flight.

March 25, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZA positioned Melbourne – Adelaide early this morning as QF6121.

25/03/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

March 25, 2013

The following flights did not operate today:

QF502 Sydney – Brisbane
QF2455 Moranbah – Brisbane.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJI Operates Delayed QF63.

March 24, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJI operated yesterday’s delayed QF63/QF64 Sydney – Johannesburg rotation this morning as QF63D/QF64D.

24/03/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

March 24, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF12 Los Angeles – Sydney
QF409 Sydney – Melbourne
QF2427 Brisbane – Newcastle.

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGR Operates Auckland Charter.

March 23, 2013

Boeing 767-338ER VH-OGR operated a Sydney – Auckland charter rotation this afternoon as QF6031/QF6030.

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGN Positioning Flight.

March 23, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 767-338ER VH-OGN positioned Melbourne – Sydney this morning as QF6116.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OEB Positioning Flight.

March 23, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-48E VH-OEB positioned Sydney – Brisbane this morning as QF6006 in order to operate QF51 Brisbane – Sydney.

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEF Positioning Flight.

March 23, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEF positioned Brisbane – Sydney this morning as QF6018 after arriving as QF16 Los Angeles – Brisbane.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZD First Flight.

March 22, 2013

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

QANTAS Dallas-Fort Worth B747-400ER Swap.

March 22, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEH operated QF7 Sydney – Dallas-Fort Worth today then operated yesterday’s delayed QF8 Dallas-Fort Worth – Brisbane – Sydney as QF8D.

Sister VH-OEI, which encountered a technical issue at Dallas-Fort Worth yesterday, re-entered service operating today’s QF8 Dallas-Fort Worth – Brisbane – Sydney.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPJ Positions to Brisbane Maintenance.

March 22, 2013

QANTAS  A330-300 VH-QPJ positioned Sydney – Brisbane for maintenance this evening as QF6115.

22/03/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

March 22, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF410 Melbourne – Sydney
QF464 Melbourne – Sydney
QF494 Melbourne – Sydney
QF502 Sydney – Brisbane
QF2410 Brisbane – Emerald
QF2411 Emerald – Brisbane
QF2452 Brisbane – Moranbah
QF2453 Moranbah – Brisbane
QF2464 Brisbane – Moranbah
QF2465 Moranbah – Brisbane.

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEI Dallas-Fort Worth Technical Issue.

March 21, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEI operated QF7 Sydney – Dallas-Fort Worth today, however the return QF8 has been delayed overnight indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZD Positioning Flight.

March 21, 2013

QANTAS  Boeing 737-838 VH-VZD positioned Perth – Adelaide in the early hours of this morning as QF6114.

21/03/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

March 21, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF406 Melbourne – Sydney
QF447 Sydney – Melbourne
QF452 Melbourne – Sydney
QF457 Sydney – Melbourne
QF460 Melbourne – Sydney
QF461 Sydney – Melbourne
QF467 Sydney – Melbourne
QF468 Melbourne – Sydney
QF519 Brisbane – Sydney
QF520 Sydney – Brisbane
QF608 Melbourne – Brisbane
QF609 Brisbane – Melbourne
QF615 Brisbane – Melbourne
QF616 Melbourne – Brisbane
QF667 Brisbane – Adelaide
QF706 Adelaide – Canberra
QF950 Canberra – Brisbane
QF1484 Canberra – Sydney
QF1495 Sydney – Canberra
QF2281 Melbourne – Launceston
QF2282 Launceston – Melbourne
QF2342 Brisbane – Gladstone
QF2343 Gladstone – Brisbane
QF2448 Brisbane – Moranbah
QF2449 Moranbah – Brisbane
QF2451 Moranbah – Brisbane
QF2452 Brisbane – Moranbah
QF2453 Moranbah – Brisbane.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQK Ellen DeGeneres Logo.

March 20, 2013

QANTAS A380 VH-OQK operated QF108 Los Angeles – Sydney tonight wearing a logo and carrying guests for the Ellen DeGeneres Show to be filmed in Australia.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXK Positioning Flight.

March 20, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXK positioned Brisbane – Sydney early this afternoon as QF6131.

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGG Positioning Flight.

March 20, 2013

QANTAS  Boeing 767-338ER VH-OGG positioned Sydney – Melbourne early this afternoon as QF6113.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJU Positioning Flight.

March 20, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJU positioned Sydney – Brisbane as QF6013 this morning in order to operate QF51 Brisbane – Singapore.




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