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Monthly Archives: November 2013

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXD Returns from Gladstone.

November 30, 2013

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, QANTASLink Boeing 717-23S VH-NXD positioned Gladstone – Brisbane as QF6201 early this afternoon.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXS Operates Coolangatta Extra.

November 30, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXS operated an additional Sydney – Coolangatta rotation this morning as QF1193/QF1194.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJI Positions for Further Rockhampton Military Charter.

November 30, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJI positioned Rockhampton – Singapore as QF6026 this morning in order to operate a further Rockhampton – Singapore military charter as QF6031.

30/11/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

November 30, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF1476 Canberra – Sydney
QF2138 Melbourne – Canberra
QF2139 Canberra – Melbourne.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OEB Returns from Johannesburg.

November 29, 2013

Following yesterday’s diversion via Durban, QANTAS Boeing 747-48E VH-OEB departed Johannesburg early this afternoon operating yesterday’s delayed QF64 Johannesburg – Sydney as QF64D.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJI Positions for Rockhampton Military Charter.

November 29, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJI positioned Sydney – Rockhampton as QF6025 this evening in order to operate a Rockhampton – Singapore military charter as QF6031.

29/11/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

November 29, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF1715 Gladstone – Brisbane
QF2118 Sydney – Coffs Harbour
QF2171 Port Macquarie – Sydney
QF2179 Port Macquarie – Sydney
QF2458 Brisbane – Moranbah
QF2459 Moranbah – Brisbane.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OEB QF63 Durban Diversion.

November 28, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-48E VH-OEB operating QF63 Sydney – Johannesburg diverted to Durban this evening. The aircraft departed Durban after midnight and the return QF64 has therefore been delayed overnight.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZH Returns from Newman.

November 28, 2013

Following its windscreen related return to Newman on 26th November, Boeing 737-838 VH-XZH positioned Newman – Perth as QF6114 late tonight.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXE Positioning Flight.

November 28, 2013

QANTASLink Boeing 717-23S VH-NXE positioned Darwin – Perth this morning as QF6200.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQS Positioning Flight.

November 28, 2013

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQS positioned Brisbane – Canberra early this morning as QF6201.

28/11/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

November 28, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF447 Sydney – Melbourne
QF468 Melbourne – Sydney
QF900 Perth – Karratha
QF901 Karratha – Perth
QF1427 Sydney – Canberra
QF1428 Canberra – Sydney.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQS Positioning Flight.

November 27, 2013

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQS positioned Canberra – Brisbane this evening as QF6200.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYA Positioning Flight.

November 27, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYA positioned Adelaide –Melbourne early this afternoon as QF6123.

QANTAS Confirms Brisbane for A330 Refurbishments.

November 27, 2013

QANTAS today confirmed that cabin refurbishment work on the A330-200 and A330-300 fleets will be carried out at Brisbane with work scheduled to commence in late 2014 and be completed by late 2016.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJM Positioning Flight.

November 27, 2013

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

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZM Positioning Flight.

November 27, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZM positioned Melbourne – Adelaide early this morning as QF6113.

27/11/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

November 27, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF140 Auckland – Sydney
QF147 Sydney – Auckland
QF915 Karratha – Perth
QF916 Perth – Karratha
QF1464 Canberra – Sydney
QF1935 Darwin – Alice Springs – Perth Read more »

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZH Newman Technical Return.

November 26, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZH operating QF1091 Newman – Perth had reached 30,000 ft when an inner windscreen pane cracked. The aircraft descended quickly to 10,000 ft and returned to Newman for a safe landing. The flight was subsequently cancelled.

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

November 26, 2013

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPD operated the QF51/QF52 Brisbane – Singapore rotation today in place of the usual B747-400. As a result the QF97/QF98 Brisbane – Hong Kong rotation was not scheduled to operate today.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL Positions to Manila Maintenance.

November 25, 2013

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL operated QF127 Sydney – Hong Kong today then positioned Hong Kong – Manila for maintenance as QF6003.

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEJ Positioning Flight.

November 25, 2013

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

QANTAS A380 VH-OQF Returns from Manila Maintenance.

November 25, 2013

QANTAS A380 VH-OQF, which has been under maintenance at Manila since 30th October, positioned Manila –Hong Kong in the early hours of this morning as QF6016 in order to operate this evening’s QF128 Hong Kong – Sydney.

25/11/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

November 25, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF413 Melbourne – Sydney
QF1084 Perth – Newman
QF1085 Newman – Perth
QF1088 Perth – Newman
QF1089 Newman – Perth
QF1090 Perth – Newman
QF1091 Newman – Perth
QF1092 Perth – Newman
QF1093 Newman – Perth
QF1095 Newman – Perth
QF2300 Townsville – Cairns.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPJ Positioning Flight.

November 24, 2013

QANTAS  A330-300 VH-QPJ positioned Sydney – Melbourne as QF6117 this morning in order to operate QF29 Melbourne – Hong Kong.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPE Operates Delayed Hong Kong Services.

November 24, 2013

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPE operated yesterday’s delayed QF97 Brisbane – Hong Kong and QF30 Hong Kong –Melbourne services today as QF97D/QF30D.

24/11/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

November 24, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF1826 Perth – Newman
QF1827 Newman – Perth
QF2262 Sydney – Lord Howe Island
QF2263 Lord Howe Island – Sydney.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXK Positioning Flight.

November 23, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXK positioned Sydney –Brisbane as QF6135 late this morning.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZJ Positioning Flight.

November 23, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZJ positioned Canberra –Brisbane as QF6116 this morning.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXQ Positioning Flight.

November 23, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXQ positioned Melbourne –Adelaide as QF6126 early this morning.

23/11/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

November 23, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF610 Melbourne – Brisbane
QF617 Brisbane – Melbourne
QF1419 Sydney – Canberra
QF1467 Sydney – Canberra
QF1468 Canberra – Sydney
QF1478 Canberra – Sydney Read more »

Withdrawn QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGV Leaves Australia.

November 22, 2013

Withdrawn QANTAS B767-338ER VH-OGV departed Sydney late tonight positioning Sydney – Victorville as QF6025.

22/11/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

November 22, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF147 Sydney – Auckland
QF148 Auckland – Sydney
QF441 Sydney – Melbourne
QF449 Sydney – Melbourne
QF452 Melbourne – Sydney
QF462 Melbourne – Sydney Read more »

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXO Positions to Adelaide Maintenance.

November 21, 2013

QANTASLink Boeing 717-231 VH-NXO positioned Brisbane – Adelaide for maintenance this evening as QF6200.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPC Enters Brisbane Maintenance.

November 21, 2013

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPC entered the Brisbane maintenance facility this morning after arriving as QF98 from Hong Kong.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPB Returns from Brisbane Maintenance.

November 21, 2013

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPB, which has been under maintenance at Brisbane since 9th November, returned to service this morning operating QF97 Brisbane – Hong Kong.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZC Returns from Brisbane Maintenance.

November 21, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZC, which has been under maintenance at Brisbane since 12th November, returned to service this morning operating QF798 Brisbane – Cairns.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYG Enters Brisbane Maintenance.

November 21, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYG entered the Brisbane maintenance facility this evening after arriving as QF634 from Melbourne.

21/11/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

November 21, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF451 Sydney – Melbourne
QF1493 Sydney – Canberra
QF2118 Sydney – Coffs Harbour
QF2285 Melbourne – Launceston
QF2286 Launceston – Melbourne.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZJ Positioning Flight.

November 20, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZJ positioned Adelaide –Melbourne late this evening as QF6123.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZH Positioning Flight.

November 20, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZH positioned Brisbane –Adelaide this evening as QF6143.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXP Positioning Flight.

November 20, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXP positioned Adelaide –Melbourne as QF6113 this morning. The aircraft was out of service at Adelaide throughout yesterday.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQA Operates Delayed QF1.

November 20, 2013

QANTAS A380 VH-OQA operated yesterday’s delayed QF1 Sydney – Dubai – London Heathrow this morning as QF1D.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJM Positioning Flight.

November 20, 2013

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

JetConnect B737-800 ZK-ZQG Auckland Test Flight.

November 20, 2013

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, JetConnect Boeing 737-838 ZK-ZQG undertook an Auckland – Auckland test flight as QF6172 this morning then returned to service as QF142 Auckland – Sydney.

20/11/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

November 20, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF451 Sydney – Melbourne
QF461 Sydney – Melbourne
QF490 Melbourne – Sydney
QF900 Perth – Karratha
QF901 Karratha – Perth
QF1479 Sydney – Canberra Read more »

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZK First Flight.

November 19, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZK made its first flight from Renton – Paine Field today as BOE068.

JetConnect B737-800 ZK-ZQG Auckland Technical Issue.

November 19, 2013

JetConnect Boeing 737-838 ZK-ZQG operated the QF124/QF123 Brisbane – Auckland rotation this morning, however the subsequent QF126/QF125 rotation was cancelled due to a technical issue with the aircraft.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQS Enters Service.

November 19, 2013

Two Class QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQS entered service today operating QF1545 Brisbane –Canberra.

19/11/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

November 19, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF125 Brisbane – Auckland
QF126 Auckland – Brisbane
QF410 Melbourne – Sydney
QF448 Melbourne – Sydney
QF511 Brisbane – Sydney
QF538 Sydney – Brisbane Read more »




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