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Monthly Archives: December 2013

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPG Returns from Hong Kong.

December 31, 2013

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPG departed Hong Kong early this evening operating  Hong Kong – Sydney as QF30D.

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEI Positions for Antarctic Scenic Flight.

December 31, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEI positioned Sydney – Melbourne as QF6001 this afternoon in order to operate a Melbourne – Melbourne Antarctic Scenic Flight as QF2903.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPI Positioning Flight.

December 31, 2013

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPI positioned Sydney – Melbourne as QF6019 this morning in order to operate the delayed QF35 Melbourne – Singapore. This was to cover for the non-arrival of QF30 from Hong Kong into Melbourne this morning.

31/12/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

December 31, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF900 Perth – Karratha
QF901 Karratha – Perth
QF905 Karratha – Perth
QF906 Perth – Karratha
QF907 Karratha – Perth
QF908 Perth – Karratha Read more »

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPG Hong Kong Technical Issue.

December 30, 2013

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPG operated QF29 Melbourne – Hong Kong today, however the return QF30 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue with the aircraft.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZU Positioning Flight.

December 30, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZU positioned Brisbane – Sydney as QF6111 this morning.

30/12/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

December 30, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF419 Sydney – Melbourne
QF504 Sydney – Brisbane
QF900 Perth – Karratha
QF901 Karratha – Perth
QF906 Perth – Karratha
QF907 Karratha – Perth Read more »

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZU QF632 Coolangatta Diversion.

December 29, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZU operating QF632 Melbourne – Brisbane diverted via Coolangatta this evening due to weather at Brisbane.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPF Enters Brisbane Maintenance.

December 29, 2013

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

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZY Broome Rescue Mission.

December 29, 2013

Following the earlier technical issue at Broome, QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZY positioned Perth – Broome this afternoon as QF6127 this afternoon in order to operate the delayed QF1051 Broome – Melbourne.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXC Positioning Flight.

December 29, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXC positioned Brisbane – Melbourne late this morning as QF6117.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZE Broome Technical Issue.

December 29, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZE operated QF1050 Melbourne – Broome this morning, however it was unable to operate the return QF1051 due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Broome – Perth during the evening as QF6137.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJI Operates Extra Tokyo Service.

December 28, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJI operated an additional Sydney – Tokyo Narita rotation this morning as QF25/QF26.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYA Returns from Seletar Maintenance.

December 27, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYA, which has been under maintenance at Seletar since 13th December, positioned Seletar – Brisbane this morning as QF6020. The aircraft has been repainted into New ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZA Positioning Flight.

December 25, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZA positioned Brisbane – Sydney this morning as QF6113.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQB Operates Delayed QF2.

December 24, 2013

QANTAS A380 VH-OQB operated yesterday’s delayed QF2 London Heathrow – Dubai – Sydney this evening as QF2D. The flight was delayed due to high winds at London Heathrow yesterday.

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

December 24, 2013

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPE, which has been under maintenance at Brisbane since 12th December, returned to service this morning operating QF97 Brisbane – Hong Kong.

QANTAS Freight B767-300ER VH-EFR Positions to Paya Lebar Maintenance.

December 24, 2013

QANTAS Freight Boeing 767-381F positioned Sydney – Paya Lebar for maintenance this morning as QF7529.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZC Positioning Flight.

December 24, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZC positioned Melbourne – Canberra this evening as QF6123.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZT Newman Technical Issue.

December 24, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZT operated QF1092 Perth – Newman this morning, however the return QF1093 was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Newman – Perth during the afternoon as QF6122.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZF Positioning Flight.

December 24, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZF positioned Sydney – Brisbane as QF6112 this morning.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXJ Positions to Seletar Maintenance.

December 24, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXJ positioned Brisbane – Darwin – Seletar for maintenance this morning as QF6021.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXN Positions for Gladstone – Sydney Extra.

December 23, 2013

QANTASLink Boeing 717-231 VH-NXN positioned Brisbane – Gladstone as QF6200 this morning in order to operate a Gladstone – Sydney extra as QF1956. The aircraft then positioned Sydney – Brisbane as QF6201.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZY Positions for Gladstone Extras.

December 23, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZY positioned Brisbane – Gladstone as QF6100 this morning in order to operate a Gladstone – Brisbane extra as QF1351. The aircraft then positioned Brisbane – Gladstone again as QF6102 to operate a further Gladstone – Brisbane extra as QF1353.

23/12/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

December 23, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF2301 Cairns – Townsville – Gladstone – Brisbane
QF2464 Brisbane – Moranbah
QF2465 Moranbah – Brisbane.

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

December 22, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXM, which has been under maintenance at Brisbane since November 1st, returned to service early this evening operating QF547 Brisbane – Sydney.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYD Operates Melbourne – Perth Extra.

December 22, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYD operated an additional Melbourne – Perth rotation early this morning as QF1211/QF1212.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL Returns from Manila Maintenance.

December 22, 2013

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL, which has been under maintenance at Manila since November 25th, positioned Manila – Sydney as QF6026 in the early hours of this morning.

22/12/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

December 22, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF704 Canberra – Sydney
QF787 Sydney – Canberra
QF2132 Melbourne – Canberra
QF2133 Canberra – Melbourne.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXO Enters Brisbane Maintenance.

December 21, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXO entered the Brisbane maintenance facility this evening after arriving as QF548 from Sydney.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZH Operates Perth – Melbourne Extra.

December 21, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZH operated an additional Perth – Melbourne service this afternoon as QF1212.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZB Positioning Flight.

December 21, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZB positioned Adelaide – Melbourne early this afternoon as QF6126.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXM Brisbane Test Flight.

December 21, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXM, which has been under maintenance at Brisbane since November 1st, undertook a Brisbane – Brisbane test flight this morning as QF6116.

21/12/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

December 21, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF1472 Canberra – Sydney
QF2050 Devonport – Melbourne
QF2132 Melbourne – Canberra.

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGN Positioning Flight.

December 20, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 767-336ER VH-OGN positioned Brisbane – Sydney this evening as QF6115.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXG Positions for Gladstone Extras.

December 20, 2013

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2K9 VH-NXG positioned Brisbane – Gladstone as QF6202 early this morning in order to operate a Gladstone – Brisbane extra as QF1960. The aircraft then positioned Brisbane – Gladstone again as QF6200 in order to operate a Gladstone – Sydney extra as QF1956. Finally the aircraft positioned Sydney – Brisbane as QF6201.

20/12/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

December 20, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF460 Melbourne – Sydney
QF469 Sydney – Melbourne
QF479 Sydney – Melbourne
QF545 Brisbane – Sydney
QF684 Adelaide – Melbourne
QF2410 Brisbane – Emerald Read more »

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGI Operates Night Freight Flights.

December 20, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 767-338ER VH-OGI operated Melbourne – Brisbane and Brisbane – Sydney freight flights as QF7339 and QF7343 in the early hours of this morning.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXG Positions for Gladstone – Sydney Extra.

December 19, 2013

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2K9 VH-NXG positioned Brisbane – Gladstone as QF6200 this morning in order to operate an additional Gladstone – Sydney service as QF1956. The aircraft then positioned Sydney – Brisbane as QF6201.

19/12/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

December 19, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

 

QF455 Sydney – Melbourne
QF466 Melbourne – Sydney
QF1828 Perth – Port Hedland
QF1829 Port Hedland – Perth
QF1898 Perth – Karratha
QF1899 Karratha – Perth Read more »

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZD Operates Perth – Broome Extras.

December 18, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZD operated extra Perth – Broome rotations as QF1326/QF1325 and QF1330/QF1329 today. These operated in place of the QF1926/QF1925 and QF1930/QF1928 QANTASLink Boeing 717-200 services.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQT Positioning Flights.

December 18, 2013

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQT, which spent yesterday out of service at Brisbane, positioned Brisbane – Sydney in the early hours of this morning as QF6200. The aircraft later positioned Melbourne – Canberra as QF6200 following the cancellation of QF1532.

18/12/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

December 18, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF462 Melbourne – Sydney
QF469 Sydney – Melbourne
QF1925 Broome – Perth
QF1926 Perth – Broome
QF1929 Broome – Perth
QF1930 Perth – Broome Read more »

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQU On Delivery.

December 17, 2013

Boeing 717-2BL N975BC, which will become VH-YQU for QANTASLink, departed Jacksonville as SXI1098 on its delivery flight to Australia. The aircraft will route Jacksonville – Billings – Anchorage – Magadan – Sapporo New Chitose – Cebu – Darwin – Adelaide for pre-service entry maintenance. The aircraft is due in Adelaide on 20th December. The aircraft is already in QANTASLink New ‘Roo livery and will be the second Two Class Boeing 717-200 for QANTASLink and is a former Midwest Airlines and Mexicana Click aircraft.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZC Positioning Flight.

December 17, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZC positioned Brisbane – Sydney this morning as QF6112.

17/12/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

December 17, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF413 Sydney – Melbourne
QF456 Melbourne – Sydney
QF502 Sydney – Brisbane
QF1516 Canberra – Sydney
QF1517 Sydney – Canberra
QF1522 Canberra – Sydney Read more »

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZM Karratha Technical Issue.

December 16, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZM operated QF904 Perth – Karratha this morning, however the return QF905 was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Karratha – Perth during the evening as QF6111.

16/12/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

December 16, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF457 Sydney – Melbourne
QF464 Melbourne – Sydney
QF502 Sydney – Brisbane
QF511 Brisbane – Sydney
QF787 Sydney – Canberra
QF905 Karratha – Perth Read more »

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXI Returns from Adelaide Maintenance.

December 15, 2013

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2K9 VH-NXI, which positioned to Adelaide maintenance in the early hours of yesterday, positioned Adelaide – Perth this evening as QF6201.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQT Enters Service.

December 15, 2013

QANTASLink Two Class Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQT entered service this morning operating QF1545 Brisbane – Canberra.




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