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Monthly Archives: April 2013

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGH Positioning Flight.

April 30, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 767-338ER VH-OGH positioned Brisbane – Sydney this afternoon as QF6112.

30/04/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

April 30, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF406 Melbourne – Sydney
QF448 Melbourne – Sydney
QF453 Sydney – Melbourne
QF458 Melbourne – Sydney
QF461 Sydney – Melbourne
QF503 Brisbane – Sydney
QF1464 Canberra – Sydney
QF1480 Canberra – Sydney
QF2305 Cairns – Weipa
QF2306 Weipa – Cairns
QF2312 Townsville – Cairns
QF2336 Brisbane – Gladstone
QF2337 Gladstone – Brisbane
QF2452 Brisbane – Moranbah
QF2453 Moranbah – Brisbane.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJL Positioning Flight.

April 29, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJL positioned Brisbane – Sydney this evening as QF6014 after arriving as QF52 from Singapore.

29/04/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

April 29, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF410 Melbourne – Sydney
QF417 Sydney – Melbourne
QF441 Sydney – Melbourne
QF448 Melbourne – Sydney
QF1116 Perth – Port Hedland
QF1117 Port Hedland – Perth
QF1495 Sydney – Canberra
QF2454 Brisbane – Moranbah
QF2455 Moranbah – Brisbane.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXP Positioning Flight.

April 28, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXP positioned Melbourne – Perth this evening as QF6117.

A330-200 VH-EBS Joins QANTAS, Positions to Manila Maintenance.

April 28, 2013

Former JetStar A330-200 VH-EBS, which has been under maintenance at Brisbane since 14th April, operated its first flight under a QANTAS flight code today positioning Brisbane – Manila as QF6025 for further maintenance. The aircraft will join the QANTAS Domestic fleet on its return.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYH Positioning Flight.

April 28, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYH positioned Melbourne – Sydney early this afternoon as QF6127.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPH Positioning Flight.

April 28, 2013

Following the technical issue it encountered on 26th April, QANTAS Airbus A330-300 VH-QPH positioned Melbourne – Sydney this morning as QF6007.

28/04/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellation.

April 28, 2013

The following QANTAS flight did not operate today:

QF2529 Moranbah – Brisbane.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OEB Departs on Captain’s Choice South American Tour.

April 26, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-48E VH-OEB departed Sydney as QF6034 this evening for a Captain’s Choice tour of South America. The full itinerary is:
26th April – Sydney – Buenos Aires
28th April – Buenos Aires – Iguassu Falls – Rio de Janeiro
1st May – Rio de Janeiro – Havana
4th May – Havana – Panama City
6th May – Panama City – Guayaquil
9th May – Guayaquil – Lima
10th May – Lima – Cuzco
13th May – Cuzco – Easter Island
14th May – Easter Island – Sydney.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPA Positioning Flight.

April 26, 2013

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPA positioned Sydney – Singapore this afternoon as QF6019 in order to operate QF6 Singapore – Sydney. An additional A330-300 was needed at Singapore following the cancellation of QF35 Melbourne – Singapore.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPH Melbourne Technical Issue.

April 26, 2013

QANTAS Airbus A330-300 VH-QPH encountered a technical issue at Melbourne today causing the cancellation of QF35 Melbourne – Singapore.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZE Enters Service.

April 26, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZE entered service this morning as QF671 Melbourne – Adelaide.

26/04/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

April 26, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF35 Melbourne – Sydney
QF900 Perth – Karratha
QF901 Karratha – Perth
QF1902 Perth – Karratha
QF1903 Karratha – Perth
QF2422 Newcastle – Brisbane
QF2452 Brisbane – Moranbah
QF2453 Moranbah – Brisbane
QF2454 Brisbane – Moranbah
QF2463 Moranbah – Brisbane.

25/04/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

April 25, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF1098 Perth – Newman
QF1099 Newman – Perth
QF1122 Perth – Port Hedland
QF1123 Port Hedland – Perth
QF1816 Perth – Port Hedland
QF1817 Port Hedland – Perth.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYG Returns from Hobart.

April 24, 2013

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYG positioned Hobart – Melbourne this afternoon as QF6153.

QANTAS B737-400 VH-TJS Positioning Flight.

April 24, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-476 VH-TJS positioned Brisbane – Canberra this afternoon as QF6143.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXJ Returns from Port Hedland.

April 24, 2013

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXJ positioned Port Hedland – Perth this morning as QF6133.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJU Positioning Flight.

April 24, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJU positioned Sydney – Brisbane this morning as QF6013 in order to operate QF15 Brisbane – Los Angeles.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZC Brisbane Test Flight.

April 24, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZC, which has been out of service at Brisbane since 21st April, undertook a one hour Brisbane – Brisbane test flight this morning as QF6123 then returned to service as QF619 Brisbane – Melbourne.

24/04/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

April 24, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF504 Sydney – Brisbane
QF1064 Perth – Kalgoorlie
QF1065 Kalgoorlie – Perth
QF1461 Sydney – Canberra
QF1462 Canberra – Sydney
QF2450 Brisbane – Moranbah
QF2451 Moranbah – Brisbane.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZM Positioning Flight.

April 23, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZM positioned Canberra – Brisbane this evening as QF6132.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXJ Port Hedland Technical Issue.

April 23, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXJ operated QF1116 Perth – Port Hedland  this afternoon, however the return QF1117 was cancelled due to a technical issue with the aircraft.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYG Hobart Technical Issue.

April 23, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYG operated QF1015 Melbourne – Hobart  this afternoon, however the return QF1016 was cancelled due to a technical issue with the aircraft.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZB Positioning Flight.

April 23, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZB positioned Sydney – Melbourne early this afternoon as QF6122.

Withdrawn QANTAS B737-400 VH-TJK Leaves Australia.

April 23, 2013

Withdrawn Boeing 737-476 VH-TJK departed Australia today routing Sydney – Apia – Honolulu – Victorville as QF6027.

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

April 23, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJO positioned Avalon – Melbourne this afternoon following maintenance.

23/04/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

April 23, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF461 Sydney – Melbourne
QF612 Melbourne – Brisbane
QF615 Brisbane – Melbourne
QF634 Melbourne – Brisbane
QF1016 Hobart – Melbourne
QF1117 Port Hedland – Perth
QF2170 Sydney – Port Macquarie
QF2171 Port Macquarie – Sydney.

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGN Positions to Brisbane Maintenance

April 23, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 767-338ER VH-OGN positioned Perth – Brisbane for maintenance in the early hours of this morning as QF6121.

QANTAS B747-438ER VH-OEG QF7 Los Angeles Diversion.

April 22, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEG operating QF7 Sydney – Dallas-Fort Worth diverted via Los Angeles today.

Withdrawn QANTAS B737-400 VH-TJK Positioning Flight.

April 22, 2013

Withdrawn QANTAS Boeing 737-476 VH-TJK positioned Melbourne – Sydney as QF6027 today and will continue to the USA tomorrow.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXF Returns from Mount Isa.

April 22, 2013

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, QANTAS Boeing 737-800 VH-VXF positioned Mount Isa – Brisbane this afternoon as QF6111.

QANTAS Boeing 747-400 VH-OJT Positioning Flight.

April 22, 2013

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

22/04/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

April 22, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF43 Sydney – Auckland
QF142 Auckland – Sydney
QF422 Melbourne – Sydney
QF427 Sydney – Melbourne
QF442 Melbourne – Sydney
QF449 Sydney – Melbourne
QF461 Sydney – Melbourne
QF513 Brisbane – Sydney
QF529 Brisbane – Sydney
QF530 Sydney – Brisbane
QF613 Brisbane – Melbourne
QF624 Melbourne – Brisbane
QF896 Perth – Karratha
QF897 Karratha – Perth
QF1116 Perth – Port Hedland
QF1117 Port Hedland – Perth
QF2312 Townsville – Cairns
QF2313 Cairns – Townsville.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXF Mount Isa Technical Issue.

April 21, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-800 VH-VXF operating QF1078 Brisbane – Mount Isa this afternoon, however the return QF1079 was cancelled due to a technical issue with the aircraft.

20/04/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

April 20, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF544 Sydney – Brisbane
QF1422 Canberra – Sydney
QF1477 Sydney – Canberra.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZE Delivered.

April 19, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZE began its delivery flight today routing Boeing Field – Honolulu – Nadi – Melbourne as QF6024.  The aircraft is in QANTAS New ‘Roo livery and 12J/156Y Boeing Sky Interior configuration. This brings the QANTAS Boeing 737-800 fleet up to 56aircraft and the QANTAS Group Boeing 737-800 fleet up to 64 aircraft.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYA Continues Diverted QF864.

April 19, 2013

Following the earlier diversion of VH-VXB to Brisbane, QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYA continued as QF864 operating Brisbane – Coolangatta this evening, then operated the delayed QF865 Coolangatta – Sydney.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXB QF864 Brisbane Diversion.

April 19, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXB operating QF864 Sydney – Coolangatta diverted to Brisbane early this evening.

19/04/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

April 19, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF461 Sydney – Melbourne
QF503 Brisbane – Sydney
QF833 Canberra – Melbourne
QF856 Melbourne – Canberra
QF900 Perth – Karratha
QF901 Karratha – Perth
QF1804 Perth – Paraburdoo
QF1805 Paraburdoo – Perth
QF2430 Perth – Learmonth
QF2431 Learmonth – Perth.

18/04/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

April 18, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF418 Melbourne – Sydney
QF451 Sydney – Melbourne
QF478 Melbourne – Sydney
QF508 Sydney – Brisbane
QF517 Brisbane – Sydney
QF2309 Cairns – Townsville
QF2310 Townsville – Cairns
QF2452 Brisbane – Moranbah
QF2453 Moranbah – Brisbane.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPE Operates QF5.

April 17, 2013

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPE operated the QF5 Sydney – Singapore today. This is the first use of an A330-300 on this service which will slowly transition to this type.

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEF Positioning Flight.

April 17, 2013

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

17/04/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

April 17, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF407 Sydney – Melbourne
QF444 Melbourne – Sydney
QF506 Sydney – Brisbane
QF1463 Sydney – Canberra
QF1466 Canberra – Sydney
QF2309 Cairns – Townsville
QF2425 Brisbane – Newcastle
QF2426 Newcastle – Brisbane.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OEB Returns from Hong Kong.

April 16, 2013

Following [rs-scut[ the technical issue it encountered yesterday, QANTAS Boeing 747-48E VH-OEB departed Hong Kong this evening operating yesterday’s QF128 Hong Kong – Sydney as QF128D.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBH Positioning Flight.

April 16, 2013

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBH positioned Sydney – Melbourne this morning as QF6112.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQD Positioning Flight.

April 16, 2013

QANTAS A380 VH-OQD positioned Brisbane – Sydney this morning as QF6002.

16/05/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

April 16, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF413 Sydney – Melbourne
QF533 Brisbane – Sydney
QF542 Sydney – Brisbane
QF623 Brisbane – Melbourne
QF632 Melbourne – Brisbane
QF674 Adelaide – Melbourne Read more »

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OEB Hong Kong Technical Issue.

April 15, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-48E VH-OEB operated QF127 Sydney – Hong Kong today, however the return QF128 has been delayed overnight indicating a technical issue with the aircraft.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBH Returns from Perth.

April 15, 2013

Following the technical issue  it encountered yesterday, QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBH positioned Perth – Sydney late this afternoon as QF6001.




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