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Monthly Archives: November 2014

QANTAS A380 VH-OQG Operates London Heathrow Charter.

November 30, 2014

QANTAS A380 VH-OQG operated a Melbourne – Dubai – London Heathrow charter late tonight as QF6054. This operated to the timings and in place of the regular QF9.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXJ Positioning Flight.

November 30, 2014

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-NXJ positioned Brisbane – Sydney this evening as QF6201.

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

November 30, 2014

QANTASLink Boeing 717-231 VH-NXM, which has been under maintenance at Adelaide since 22nd November, positioned Adelaide – Perth this afternoon as QF6200.

30/11/14 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

November 30, 2014

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF1471 Sydney – Canberra
QF1472 Canberra – Sydney
QF1478 Canberra – Sydney
QF1558 Sydney – Hervey Bay
QF1559 Hervey Bay – Sydney.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZP Operates Hobart Extra.

November 29, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZP operated an additional Sydney – Hobart rotation this morning as QF1308/QF1309. This operated in place of a scheduled QANTASLink Boeing 717-200 rotation.

Withdrawn QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGI Sydney Test Flight.

November 29, 2014

Withdrawn QANTAS Boeing 767-338ER VH-OGI operated a Sydney – Sydney test flight this morning as QF6100.

29/11/14 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

November 29, 2014

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF609 Brisbane – Melbourne
QF1508 Hobart – Sydney
QF1509 Sydney – Hobart
QF2264 Sydney – Lord Howe Island
QF2265 Lord Howe Island – Sydney.

QANTAS B767-300ER VH-OGI Withdrawn.

November 28, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 767-338ER VH-OGI was withdrawn from service at Sydney tonight after arriving as QF494 from Melbourne. This brings the QANTAS Boeing 767-300ER fleet down to five aircraft.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQT Enters Canberra Maintenance.

November 28, 2014

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQT was stopped for maintenance at Canberra late tonight after arriving as QF1553 from Brisbane.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBO Enters Brisbane Maintenance.

November 28, 2014

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBO entered the Brisbane maintenance facility this afternoon after arriving as QF650 from Perth.

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEI Enters Hong Kong Maintenance.

November 28, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEI operated QF127 Sydney – Hong Kong this morning, then entered the Hong Kong maintenance facility on arrival.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJT Returns from Hong Kong Maintenance.

November 28, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 747-400 VH-OJT, which has been under maintenance at Hong Kong since November 7th, returned to service this evening operating QF128 Hong Kong – Sydney.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQV Positioning Flight.

November 28, 2014

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

JetConnect B737-800 ZK-ZQA Operates Melbourne Charter.

November 28, 2014

JetConnect Boeing 737-838 ZK-ZQA operated an Auckland – Melbourne charter early this morning as QF6030, returning in the evening as QF6031.

28/11/14 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

November 28, 2014

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF542 Sydney – Brisbane
QF555 Brisbane – Sydney
QF1124 Perth – Port Hedland
QF1125 Port Hedland – Perth
QF1471 Sydney – Canberra
QF1472 Canberra – Sydney Read more »

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZC Enters Brisbane Maintenance.

November 27, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZC entered the Brisbane maintenance facility this evening after arriving as QF494 from Sydney.

QANTAS Secures Tokyo Haneda Slots.

November 27, 2014

Reports today state that QANTAS has secured a slot pair at Tokyo Haneda airport. A new service announcement is expected shortly.

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

November 27, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXI, which has been under maintenance at Seletar since 14th November, positioned Seletar – Brisbane this morning as QF6014. The aircraft has been repainted into QANTAS New ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZN Positioning Flight.

November 27, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZN, which operated QF1354 Perth – Ginbata yesterday and then overnighted at Ginbata, positioned Ginbata – Perth this morning as QF6114.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQT Returns from Hobart.

November 27, 2014

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQT positioned Hobart – Sydney early this morning as QF6200.

27/11/14 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

November 27, 2014

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF540 Sydney – Brisbane
QF553 Brisbane – Sydney
QF626 Melbourne – Brisbane
QF912 Perth – Karratha
QF919 Karratha – Perth
QF1466 Canberra – Sydney Read more »

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZD Returns from Ginbata.

November 26, 2014

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Boeing 737-838 VH-XZD returned to service this evening operating QF1355 Ginbata – Perth.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZC Returns from Sydney Maintenance.

November 26, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZC, which has been under maintenance at Sydney since 20th November, returned to service this morning operating QF739 Sydney – Adelaide.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXE Western Australia Triangle.

November 26, 2014

QANTASLink Boeing 717-23S VH-NXE operated QF1800 Perth – Paraburdoo this morning, then positioned Paraburdoo – Broome as QF6200 in order to operate QF1925 Broome – Perth. QF1801 Paraburdoo – Perth and QF1926 Perth – Broome were cancelled.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQT Hobart Technical Issue.

November 26, 2014

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQT overnighted at Hobart after arriving as QF1507 , however its scheduled return to Melbourne as QF1500 this morning was cancelled due to a technical issue with the aircraft.

26/11/14 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

November 26, 2014

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF898 Perth – Karratha
QF899 Karratha – Perth
QF1422 Canberra – Sydney
QF1467 Sydney – Canberra
QF1472 Canberra – Sydney
QF1477 Sydney – Canberra Read more »

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZB Ginbata Rescue Mission.

November 25, 2014

Following the earlier Boeing 737-800 technical issue at Ginbata, Boeing 737-838 VH-VZB positioned Perth – Ginbata this evening as QF6122 in order to operate the delayed QF1355 Ginbata – Perth.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZD Ginbata Technical Issue.

November 25, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZD operated QF1354 Perth – Ginbata this afternoon, however it was unable to operate the return QF1355 due to a technical issue.

QANTASLink Operations Changes.

November 25, 2014

QANTAS today announced changes to QANTASLink operations from the start of the Winter 2015 timetable in March.

The two Dash 8-Q400s based at Perth will switch to the East Coast and their Western Australia flying will be taken over by Network Aviation Fokker 100s.

Adelaide will become a Dash 8-300 base with no Dash 8-Q400 flying.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL Operates London Heathrow Charter.

November 25, 2014

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL operated a Sydney – Dubai – London Heathrow charter this afternoon as QF6052. This operated to the timings of the regular QF1 which was not scheduled today.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQE Positions for Los Angeles Charter.

November 25, 2014

QANTAS A380 VH-OQE positioned Melbourne – Sydney as QF6004 this afternoon in order to operate a Sydney – Los Angeles charter as QF6054. This operated in place of QF11 which was not scheduled today.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYB Positioning Flight.

November 25, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYB positioned Melbourne – Perth early this morning as QF6112.

25/11/14 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

November 25, 2014

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF608 Melbourne – Brisbane
QF898 Perth – Karratha
QF899 Karratha – Perth
QF1419 Sydney – Canberra
QF1422 Canberra – Sydney
QF1477 Sydney – Canberra Read more »

24/11/14 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

November 24, 2014

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF448 Melbourne – Sydney
QF453 Sydney – Melbourne
QF1467 Sydney – Canberra
QF1476 Canberra – Sydney
QF1505 Melbourne – Hobart
QF1506 Hobart – Melbourne
QF1536 Melbourne – Canberra Read more »

QANTAS A380 VH-OQE Operates Los Angeles – Melbourne Charter.

November 23, 2014

QANTAS A380 VH-OQE operated a Los Angeles – Melbourne charter tonight as QF6051. This operated to the timings and in place of today’s QF94.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQC Operates London – Dubai – Melbourne Charter.

November 23, 2014

QANTAS A380 VH-OQC operated a London Heathrow – Dubai – Melbourne charter as QF6053 this evening. As a result no QF10 London Heathrow – Dubai – Melbourne was scheduled today.

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

November 23, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXP, which has been under maintenance at Brisbane since October 2nd, returned to service this afternoon operating QF663 Brisbane – Adelaide.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQK Positioning Flight.

November 23, 2014

QANTAS A380 VH-OQK positioned Sydney – Melbourne early this evening as QF6010.

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

November 23, 2014

QANTASLink Boeing 717-23S VH-NXD positioned Brisbane – Adelaide for maintenance this afternoon as QF6201.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJA Operates QF11.

November 23, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJA was pressed into service this afternoon operating QF11 Sydney – Los Angeles in place of the scheduled A380.

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

November 23, 2014

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2K9 VH-NXH, which has been under maintenance at Adelaide since 22nd October, positioned Adelaide – Brisbane this afternoon as QF6202.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXN Melbourne Training Flight.

November 23, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXN operated a two hour Melbourne – Melbourne training circuit as QF6100 this morning making several touch and goes at Avalon.

23/11/14 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

November 23, 2014

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF1479 Sydney – Canberra
QF1480 Canberra – Sydney
QF1814 Perth – Port Hedland
QF1817 Port Hedland – Perth.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZA Enters Brisbane Maintenance.

November 22, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZA entered the Brisbane maintenance facility this afternoon after arriving as QF614 from Melbourne.

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

November 22, 2014

QANTASLink Boeing 717-231 VH-NXM positioned Perth – Adelaide for maintenance this afternoon as QF6201.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJA Sydney Charity Flight.

November 22, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJA, which has been under maintenance at Sydney since arriving as QF64 from Johannesburg on 16th November, undertook a one hour Sydney – Sydney Pathfinders charity flight as QF6601 early this afternoon. The aircraft is not scheduled to operate any further services until December 7th when it will operate QF107 Sydney – Los Angeles and then be withdrawn. There is no QF12 Los Angeles – Sydney scheduled for that day.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXP Brisbane Test Flight.

November 22, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXP, which has been under maintenance at Brisbane since October 2nd, undertook a Brisbane – Brisbane test flight late this morning as QF6116.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXK Melbourne Training Mission.

November 22, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXK operated a four and a half hour Melbourne – Melbourne training circuit as QF6100 this morning making numerous touch and gores at Avalon.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZP Enters Service.

November 22, 2014

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZP entered service this morning operating QF611 Brisbane – Melbourne.

22/11/14 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

November 22, 2014

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF2281 Melbourne – Launceston
QF2282 Launceston – Melbourne.




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