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Monthly Archives: December 2013

15/12/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

December 15, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF446 Melbourne – Sydney
QF491 Sydney – Melbourne
QF2568 Canberra – Brisbane.

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

December 14, 2013

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2K9 VH-NXI positioned Perth – Adelaide for maintenance in the early hours of this morning as QF6200.

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEH Returns from Dallas-Fort Worth.

December 13, 2013

Following the technical issue it encountered on 7th December, QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEH positioned Dallas-Fort Worth – Brisbane today as QF6002.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQT Leaves Adelaide Maintenance.

December 13, 2013

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQT positioned Adelaide – Brisbane as QF6201 this morning in preparation for service entry.

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEE Returns from Avalon Maintenance.

December 13, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEE, which has been under maintenance at Avalon since 5th December, positioned Avalon – Sydney this evening as QF6196.

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

December 13, 2013

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

13/12/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

December 13, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF469 Sydney – Melbourne
QF498 Melbourne – Sydney
JQ763 Canberra – Melbourne
QF814 Melbourne – Canberra
QF908 Perth – Karratha
QF909 Karratha – Perth Read more »

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

December 12, 2013

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPD, which has been under maintenance at Brisbane since 3rd December, returned to service this morning as QF97 Brisbane – Hong Kong.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPE Enters Brisbane Maintenance.

December 12, 2013

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

12/12/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

December 12, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF413 Sydney – Melbourne
QF621 Brisbane – Melbourne
QF772 Perth – Melbourne
QF773 Melbourne – Perth
QF912 Perth – Karratha
QF919 Karratha – Perth Read more »

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

December 11, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXL, which has been under maintenance at Brisbane since October 16th, undertook a further Brisbane – Brisbane test flight as QF6113 this afternoon then returned to service as QF665 Brisbane – Adelaide.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZK Enters Service.

December 11, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZK entered service this morning operating QF412 Sydney – Melbourne.

11/12/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

December 11, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF422 Melbourne – Sydney
QF439 Sydney – Melbourne
QF457 Sydney – Melbourne
QF461 Sydney – Melbourne
QF490 Melbourne – Sydney
QF626 Melbourne – Brisbane Read more »

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYI Positioning Flight.

December 10, 2013

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

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXA Positioning Flight.

December 10, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXA positioned Adelaide – Melbourne this evening as QF6152.

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

December 10, 2013

Withdrawn QANTAS Boeing 767-336ER VH-ZXE departed Australia today routing Sydney – Honolulu – Kansas City as QF6023.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZJ Positioning Flight.

December 10, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZJ positioned Sydney – Brisbane as QF6132 this morning.

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEJ Returns from Los Angeles

December 9, 2013

Following its diversion yesterday, QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEJ positioned Los Angeles – Sydney this afternoon as QF6018.

09/12/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellation.

December 9, 2013

QF457 Sydney – Melbourne did not operate today.

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEJ QF7 Los Angeles Diversion.

December 8, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEJ operating QF7 Sydney – Dallas-Fort Worth diverted to Los Angeles today. As a result tonight’s QF8 Dallas-Fort Worth – Brisbane – Sydney is cancelled.

Withdrawn QANTAS B737-400 VH-TJR Leaves Australia.

December 8, 2013

Withdrawn QANTAS Boeing 737-476 VH-TJR left Australia this morning routing Sydney – Apia – Honolulu – Victorville as QF6027.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQF QF94 Brisbane Diversion.

December 8, 2013

QANTAS A380 VH-OQF operating QF94 Los Angeles – Melbourne (depart Los Angeles 6th December) diverted via Brisbane this morning. Departure from Los Angeles was delayed by several hours and crew would have run out of duty hours before reaching Melbourne.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXL Brisbane Test Flight.

December 7, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXL, which has been under maintenance at Brisbane since October 16th, undertook a Brisbane – Brisbane test flight as QF6126 late this morning.

Withdrawn QANTAS B737-400 VH-TJR Prepares to Leave Australia.

December 7, 2013

Withdrawn QANTAS Boeing 737-476 VH-TJR positioned Melbourne – Sydney as QF6027 this morning.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXB Positioning Flight.

December 7, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXB positioned Sydney –Canberra this morning as QF6116.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJU Operates Santiago de Chile Rotation.

December 7, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJU operated the QF27/QF28 Sydney – Santiago de Chile rotation today in place of the usual Boeing 747-400ER.

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

December 7, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEH operated QF7 Sydney – Dallas-Fort Worth today, however it then encountered a technical issue meaning it was unable to operate the return QF8 Dallas-Fort Worth – Brisbane – Sydney.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXN Enters Brisbane Maintenance.

December 6, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXN entered the Brisbane maintenance facility this evening after arriving as QF626 from Melbourne.

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEJ Dallas-Fort Worth Switch.

December 6, 2013

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

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBH Operates Perth – Auckland Inaugural.

December 6, 2013

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBH operated the inaugural QF111/QF112 Perth – Auckland rotation tonight.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYG Positioning Flight.

December 6, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYG positioned Adelaide – Sydney early this afternoon as QF6125.

06/12/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

December 6, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF443 Sydney – Melbourne
QF525 Brisbane – Sydney
QF627 Brisbane – Melbourne
QF632 Melbourne – Brisbane
QF900 Perth – Karratha
QF901 Karratha – Perth Read more »

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEI Overnight Dallas-Fort Worth Delay.

December 5, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEI operated QF7 Sydney –Dallas-Fort Worth today, however the return QF8 has been delayed overnight. It is not clear whether this is due to a crew or a technical issue.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZK Delivered.

December 5, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZK 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 62 aircraft and the QANTAS Group Boeing 737-800 fleet up to 70 aircraft.

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEE Positions to Avalon Maintenance.

December 5, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEE positioned Sydney – Avalon for maintenance this afternoon as QF6195.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQC Operates Delayed QF1.

December 5, 2013

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

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZV Positioning Flight.

December 5, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZV positioned Melbourne –Canberra early this morning as QF6114.

05/12/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

December 5, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF433 Sydney – Melbourne
QF444 Melbourne – Sydney
QF445 Sydney – Melbourne
QF451 Sydney – Melbourne
QF454 Melbourne – Sydney
QF457 Sydney – Melbourne Read more »

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-ZXE Withdrawn.

December 4, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 767-336ER VH-ZXE was withdrawn from service at Sydney this evening after operating QF494 from Melbourne. This was the last of the Rolls Royce engined former British Airways B767-300ERs in service.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZT Positioning Flight.

December 4, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZT positioned Melbourne – Sydney this evening as QF6133.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZH Returns from Kalgoorlie.

December 4, 2013

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZH positioned Kalgoorlie – Perth this morning as QF6113.

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGP Positioning Flight.

December 4, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 767-338ER VH-OGP positioned Sydney – Melbourne late this morning as QF6123.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZF Positions for Noumea Charter.

December 4, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZF positioned Brisbane – Sydney as QF6013 this morning in order to operate a Sydney – Noumea charter rotation as QF6041/QF6040. The aircraft then positioned Sydney – Brisbane as QF6023.

04/12/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

December 4, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF413 Sydney – Melbourne
QF417 Sydney – Melbourne
QF440 Melbourne – Sydney
QF450 Melbourne – Sydney
QF634 Melbourne – Brisbane
QF819 Canberra – Melbourne Read more »

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYD Kalgoorlie Rescue Mission.

December 3, 2013

Following the earlier technical issue at Kalgoorlie, QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYD positioned Perth –Kalgoorlie as QF6112 this evening in order to operate the delayed QF1065 Kalgoorlie – Perth.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJS QF21 Brisbane Diversion.

December 3, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJS operating QF21 Sydney – Tokyo Narita diverted via Brisbane late tonight. The diversion appears to have been medical.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZH Kalgoorlie Technical Issue.

December 3, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZH operated QF1064 Perth – Kalgoorlie this afternoon, however it was unable to operate the return QF1065 due to a technical issue.

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEJ Operates Delayed Tokyo Service.

December 3, 2013

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEJ operated yesterday’s delayed QF21 Sydney – Tokyo Narita this morning.

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

December 3, 2013

QANTAS  Boeing 737-838 VH-VYG, which has been under maintenance at Brisbane since 21st November, returned to service early this morning operating QF951 Brisbane – Canberra.

03/12/13 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

December 3, 2013

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF415 Sydney – Melbourne
QF448 Melbourne – Sydney
QF900 Perth – Karratha
QF901 Karratha – Perth
QF1419 Sydney – Canberra
QF2309 Cairns – Townsville Read more »




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