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Monthly Archives: July 2014

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXJ Enters Brisbane Maintenance.

July 31, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXJ entered the Brisbane maintenance facility this evening after arriving as QF656 from Adelaide.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXR Operates Gove Extra.

July 31, 2014

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-NXR operated an additional Darwin – Gove sector as QF1951 this evening, then positioned Gove – Cairns as QF6201.

QANTAS Announce B737-800 Reconfiguration.

July 31, 2014

QANTAS today announced that its Boeing 737-800 fleet will be reconfigured with an extra row of Economy seats to make a 12J/162Y configuration, although seat pitch will remain the same. This will be achieved by reconfiguring the galleys and toilets.

QANTAS Announce Q-Streaming Wifi for non AVOD B737-800s.

July 31, 2014

QANTAS  today announced that it will upgrade its earliest 38 Boeing 737-800’s with Q-streaming wi-fi in order to enable passengers to stream content to their own laptops and mobile devices. This content will be in addition to the existing drop down screens.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYF Coolangatta Technical Issue.

July 31, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYF operated QF862 Sydney – Coolangatta this afternoon, however the return QF863 was cancelled due to a technical issue.

31/07/14 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

July 31, 2014

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF449 Sydney – Melbourne
QF452 Melbourne – Sydney
QF863 Coolangatta – Sydney
QF1422 Canberra – Sydney
QF1477 Sydney – Canberra
QF2054 Devonport – Melbourne
QF2305 Cairns – Townsville
QF2313 Cairns – Townsville.

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGG Withdrawn.

July 30, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 767-338ER VH-OGG was withdrawn from service at Sydney this evening after arriving as QF454 from Melbourne.

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

July 30, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYF, which has been under maintenance at Brisbane since 26th June, returned to service this morning operating QF611 Brisbane – Melbourne.

30/07/14 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

July 30, 2014

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF455 Sydney – Melbourne
QF492 Melbourne – Sydney
QF1422 Canberra – Sydney
QF1477 Sydney – Canberra
QF2352 Brisbane – Rockhampton
QF2353 Rockhampton – Brisbane.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYG Enters Brisbane Maintenance.

July 29, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYG entered the Brisbane maintenance facility this evening after arriving as QF656 from Adelaide.

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGO Positioning Flight.

July 29, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 767-338ER VH-OGO positioned Sydney – Melbourne this evening as QF6122.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXL Alice Springs Technical Issue.

July 29, 2014

QANTASLink Boeing 717-231 VH-NXL operated QF1949 Cairns – Alice Springs this morning, then encountered a technical issue causing the cancellation of QF1941 Alice Springs – Ayers Rock, QF1854 Ayers Rock – Cairns and QF1874 Cairns – Darwin. Late at night the aircraft positioned Alice Springs – Darwin as QF6202.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQU Positioning Flight.

July 29, 2014

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQU positioned Melbourne – Canberra this afternoon as QF6201.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXK Returns from Brisbane Maintenance.

July 29, 2014

QANTASLink Boeing 717-231 VH-NXK, which has been stopped for maintenance at Brisbane since 23rd July, returned to service this morning operating QF1704 Brisbane – Gladstone.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYF Brisbane Test Flight.

July 29, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYF, which has been under maintenance at Brisbane since 26th June, undertook a Brisbane – Brisbane test flight early this afternoon as QF6112.

29/07/14 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

July 29, 2014

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF463 Sydney – Melbourne
QF1536 Melbourne – Canberra
QF1854 Ayers Rock – Cairns
QF1874 Cairns – Darwin
QF1941 Alice Springs – Ayers Rock
QF2429 Learmonth – Perth Read more »

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZL Delivered.

July 28, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZL began its delivery flight today routing Paine Field – Honolulu – Nadi – Brisbane 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 63 aircraft and the QANTAS Group Boeing 737-800 fleet up to 71 aircraft.

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

July 28, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZM operated QF1110 Perth – Port Hedland this morning, however the return QF1111 was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Port Hedland – Perth early in the afternoon as QF6111.

28/07/14 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

July 28, 2014

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF415 Sydney – Melbourne
QF428 Melbourne – Sydney
QF1094 Perth – Newman
QF1095 Newman – Perth
QF1111 Port Hedland – Perth
QF1419 Sydney – Canberra Read more »

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGI Positions for Military Charter.

July 27, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 767-338ER VH-OGI positioned Sydney – Townsville as QF6161 this morning in order to operate a Townsville – RAAF Amberley charter as QF1361. The aircraft then positioned RAAF Amberley – Townsville as QF6162.

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEI QF8 Noumea Diversion.

July 27, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEI operating the Dallas-Fort Worth sector of QF8 Dallas-Fort Worth – Brisbane – Sydney (depart Dallas-Fort Worth 25th July) diverted via Noumea for fuel this morning.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQS Positioning Flight.

July 26, 2014

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQS positioned Melbourne – Canberra late tonight as QF6201.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQV Positioning Flight.

July 26, 2014

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQV positioned Canberra – Melbourne late this evening as QF6200.

25/07/14 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

July 25, 2014

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF1427 Sydney – Canberra
QF1428 Canberra – Sydney.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZY Positioning Flight.

July 24, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZY positioned Sydney – Melbourne this morning as QF6114.

24/07/14 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

July 24, 2014

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF402 Melbourne – Sydney
QF408 Melbourne – Sydney
QF429 Sydney – Melbourne
QF444 Melbourne – Sydney
QF455 Sydney – Melbourne
QF900 Perth – Karratha Read more »

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXK Enters Brisbane Maintenance.

July 23, 2014

QANTASLink Boeing 717-231 VH-NXK was stopped for maintenance at Brisbane this evening after arriving as QF1717 from Gladstone.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXN Positioning Flights.

July 23, 2014

QANTASLink Boeing 717-231 VH-NXN positioned Perth – Alice Springs this afternoon as QF6201, continuing Alice Springs – Brisbane as QF6202.

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGO Positioning Flights.

July 23, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 767-338ER VH-OGO positioned Sydney – Brisbane as QF6113 early this afternoon, returning after around an hour at Brisbane as QF6123.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXH Positioning Flight.

July 23, 2014

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2K9 VH-NXH positioned Rockhampton – Mackay early this morning as QF6200.

23/07/14 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

July 23, 2014

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF461 Sydney – Melbourne
QF2280 Launceston – Melbourne
QF2421 Brisbane – Newcastle
QF2422 Newcastle – Brisbane
QF2554 Brisbane – Roma
QF2557 Roma – Brisbane.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJA Operates QF82.

July 22, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJA operated QF51 Brisbane – Singapore this afternoon the returned to Australia as QF82 Singapore – Sydney. The Brisbane – Singapore route returned to A330-300 operation today commencing with tonight’s QF52 Brisbane – Singapore.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXH Positioning Flight.

July 22, 2014

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2K9 VH-NXH positioned Mackay – Rockhampton late this evening as QF6201.

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

July 22, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYD operated an additional Melbourne – Sydney rotation this afternoon as QF7902/QF7903.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXD Positioning Flight.

July 22, 2014

QANTASLink Boeing 717-23S VH-NXD positioned Rockhampton – Mackay early this morning as QF6200.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI QF10 Adelaide Diversion.

July 22, 2014

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI operating QF10 London Heathrow – Dubai – Melbourne (depart London Heathrow 20th July) diverted via Adelaide this morning.

22/07/14 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

July 22, 2014

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF156 Auckland – Melbourne
QF413 Sydney – Melbourne
QF415 Sydney – Melbourne
QF426 Melbourne – Sydney
QF451 Sydney – Melbourne
QF452 Melbourne – Sydney Read more »

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPD Operates Final Singapore – Perth Rotation.

July 21, 2014

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPD operated the final QF78 Singapore – Perth this evening, and will return as the final QF77 Perth – Singapore tomorrow.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXD Positioning Flight.

July 21, 2014

QANTASLink Boeing 717-23S VH-NXD positioned Mackay – Rockhampton this evening as QF6201.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZM Operates Delayed Queenstown Rotation.

July 21, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZM operated yesterday’s delayed QF121/QF122 Sydney – Queenstown rotation this morning as QF121D/QF122D.

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEJ QF8 Auckland Diversion.

July 21, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEJ operating the Dallas-Fort Worth – Brisbane sector of QF8 Dallas-Fort Worth – Brisbane – Sydney (depart Dallas-Fort Worth 19th July), diverted via Auckland this morning for a full routing of Dallas-Fort Worth – Auckland – Brisbane – Sydney.

21/07/14 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

July 21, 2014

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF411 Sydney – Melbourne
QF418 Melbourne – Sydney
QF435 Sydney – Melbourne
QF443 Sydney – Melbourne
QF448 Melbourne – Sydney
QF460 Melbourne – Sydney Read more »

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI Returns from London Heathrow.

July 20, 2014

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, QANTAS A380 VH-OQI departed London Heathrow this evening operating today’s QF10 London Heathrow – Dubai – Melbourne.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQE Quick Heathrow Turnaround.

July 20, 2014

QANTAS A380 VH-OQE arrived into London Heathrow this morning as QF1 from Sydney and Dubai, then turned around immediately to operate yesterday’s delayed QF10 London Heathrow – Dubai – Melbourne as QF10D.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZM First Flight.

July 19, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZM made its first flight from Renton – Boeing Field today as BOE070. The aircraft has already been painted at Renton.

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

July 19, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXE, which has been under maintenance at Brisbane since 9th July, returned to service this morning operating QF513 Brisbane – Sydney.

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGO Returns from Brisbane Maintenance.

July 19, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 767-338ER VH-OGO, which has been under maintenance at Brisbane since 16th July, positioned Brisbane – Sydney early this afternoon as QF6116.

JetConnect B737-800 ZK-ZQA Positioning Flight.

July 19, 2014

JetConnect Boeing 737-838 ZK-ZQA positioned Auckland – Sydney early this afternoon as QF6172.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI London Heathrow Technical Issue.

July 19, 2014

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI arrived into London Heathrow this morning as QF9 from Melbourne and Dubai, however the return QF10 has been delayed overnight due to a technical issue with the aircraft.

19/07/14 QANTAS Flight Cancellation.

July 19, 2014

QF605 Brisbane – Melbourne did not operate today.




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