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Monthly Archives: August 2016

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXR Enters Canberra Maintenance.

August 31, 2016

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-NXR entered the Canberra maintenance facility this evening after arriving as QF1553 from Brisbane.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPH QF6 Singapore Cancellation.

August 31, 2016

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPH operated QF5 Sydney – Singapore this afternoon, however its scheduled return as QF6 was cancelled. It is not clear whether this is due to a technical or a crew issue.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXA Operates Ginbata Fifo Rotation.

August 31, 2016

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXA operated a Perth – Ginbata Fifo rotation late this afternoon as QF1352/QF1353.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXN Positioning Flights.

August 31, 2016

QANTASLink Boeing 717-231 VH-NXN, which has been out of service at Cairns since 3rd August, positioned Cairns – Alice Springs as QF6200 this afternoon, continuing Alice Springs – Perth this evening as QF6201.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYI Returns from Darwin.

August 31, 2016

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYI positioned Darwin – Brisbane this afternoon as QF6113.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQV QF1583 Melbourne Diversion.

August 31, 2016

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQV operating QF1583 Sydney – Hobart diverted via Melbourne this morning

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZB Operates Ginbata Fifo Rotation.

August 31, 2016

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZB  operated a Perth – Ginbata Fifo rotation this morning as QF1358/QF1359.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZO Operates Cloudbreak Fifo Rotation.

August 31, 2016

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZO operated a Perth – Cloudbreak Fifo rotation early this morning as QF1386/QF1387.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZH Operates Christmas Creek Fifo Rotation.

August 31, 2016

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZH  operated a Perth – Christmas Creek Fifo rotation early this morning as QF1380/QF1381.

31/08/16 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

August 31, 2016

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF6 Singapore – Sydney
QF450 Melbourne – Sydney
QF465 Sydney – Melbourne
QF538 Sydney – Brisbane
QF539 Brisbane – Sydney
QF1788 Brisbane – Townsville Read more »

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZA Darwin Rescue Mission.

August 30, 2016

Following the earlier Boeing 737-800 technical issue at Darwin, QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZA positioned Brisbane – Darwin as QF6122 this afternoon in order to operate the delayed QF841 Darwin – Melbourne.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYI Darwin Technical Issue.

August 30, 2016

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYI operated QF840 Sydney – Darwin this morning, however it was unable to operate its next scheduled flight as QF841 Darwin – Melbourne due to a technical issue.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBB Positioning Flight.

August 30, 2016

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBB positioned Perth – Sydney as QF6112 late this morning following the cancellation of the early morning QF574 service.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXC Operates Ginbata Fifo Sector.

August 30, 2016

After overnighting at Ginbata, QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXC operated a Ginbata – Perth Fifo sector this morning as QF1357.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQA Dubai Turnaround.

August 30, 2016

QANTAS A380 VH-OQA arrived into Dubai as QF10 from Melbourne (depart Melbourne 29th August) this morning, then turned around to operate this morning’s QF2 Dubai – Sydney sector.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZZ Operates Christmas Creek Fifo Rotation.

August 30, 2016

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZZ operated a Perth – Christmas Creek Fifo rotation early this morning as QF1380/QF1381.

30/08/16 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

August 30, 2016

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF453 Sydney – Melbourne
QF456 Melbourne – Sydney
QF574 Perth – Sydney
QF1651 Karratha – Perth
QF1794 Brisbane – Townsville
QF1795 Townsville – Brisbane Read more »

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OEH Enters Hong Kong Maintenance.

August 29, 2016

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEH entered the Hong Kong Maintenance facility this evening after arriving as QF117 from Sydney. No QF118 Hong Kong – Sydney was scheduled today.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXC Operates Ginbata Fifo Sector.

August 29, 2016

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXC operated a Perth – Ginbata Fifo sector early this evening as QF1356.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXA Operates Ginbata Fifo Rotation.

August 29, 2016

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXA operated a Perth – Ginbata Fifo sector as QF1350 this morning, returning this afternoon after eight hours on the ground as QF1351.

29/08/16 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

August 29, 2016

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF488 Melbourne – Sydney
QF493 Sydney – Melbourne
QF1794 Brisbane – Townsville
QF1795 Townsville – Brisbane
QF2464 Brisbane – Moranbah
QF2465 Moranbah – Brisbane.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXK Returns from Alice Springs.

August 28, 2016

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, QANTASLink Boeing 717-231 VH-NXK returned to service early this afternoon operating QF1799 Alice Springs – Brisbane.

28/08/16 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

August 28, 2016

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF1477 Sydney – Canberra
QF1478 Canberra – Sydney
QF1824 Perth – Newman
QF1825 Newman – Perth
QF1904 Perth – Karratha
QF1905 Karratha – Perth
QF1949 Cairns – Alice Springs.

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

August 27, 2016

QANTASLink Boeing 717-231 VH-NXK operated QF1949 Cairns – Alice Springs this morning then encountered a technical issue which caused a re-arrangement of QANTASLink services from Alice Springs and the eventual cancellation of QF1948 Alice Springs – Cairns.

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

August 27, 2016

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZJ, which has been under maintenance at Sydney since 19t August, returned to service this morning operating QF510 Sydney – Brisbane. The aircraft has been reconfigured from 12J/156Y to 12J/162Y.

27/08/16 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

August 27, 2016

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF430 Melbourne – Sydney
QF441 Sydney – Melbourne
QF1948 Alice Springs – Cairns
QF2365 Rockhampton – Brisbane.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZK Enters Sydney Maintenance.

August 26, 2016

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZK entered the Sydney maintenance facility this evening after arriving as QF774 from Adelaide.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZL Operates Ginbata Fifo Sector.

August 26, 2016

After overnighting at Ginbata, QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZL operated a Ginbata – Perth Fifo sector this morning as QF1357.

26/08/16 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

August 26, 2016

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF451 Sydney – Melbourne
QF454 Melbourne – Sydney
QF463 Sydney – Melbourne
QF555 Brisbane – Sydney
QF616 Melbourne – Brisbane
QF2454 Brisbane – Moranbah
QF2455 Moranbah – Brisbane.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZL Operates Ginbata Fifo Sector.

August 25, 2016

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZL operated a Perth – Ginbata Fifo sector early this evening as QF1356.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXQ QF1768 Hamilton Island Diversion.

August 25, 2016

QANTASLink Boeing 717-231 VH-NXQ operating QF1768 Brisbane – Mackay diverted via Hamilton Island this afternoon.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZH Operates Ginbata Fifo Rotation.

August 25, 2016

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZH operated a Perth – Ginbata Fifo sector as QF1350 this morning, returning this afternoon after eight hours on the ground as QF1351.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXA Operates Solomon Fifo Rotation.

August 25, 2016

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXA  operated a Perth – Solomon Fifo rotation early this morning as QF1388/QF1389.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZD Operates Christmas Creek Fifo Rotation.

August 25, 2016

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZD operated a Perth – Christmas Creek Fifo rotation early this morning as QF1380/QF1381.

25/08/16 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

August 25, 2016

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF405 Sydney – Melbourne
QF456 Melbourne – Sydney
QF488 Melbourne – Sydney
QF493 Sydney – Melbourne
QF1420 Canberra – Sydney
QF1421 Sydney – Canberra
QF1517 Sydney – Canberra Read more »

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXR Townsville Visit.

August 24, 2016

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-NXR positioned Cairns – Townsville as QF6200 this evening, spent just over an hour on the ground and then positioned back to Cairns, also as QF6200.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPG Operates QF62 to Melbourne.

August 24, 2016

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPG operating yesterday’s delayed QF62 Tokyo Narita – Brisbane as a day flight instead operated the service as a Tokyo Narita – Melbourne service.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXF Returns from Newman.

August 24, 2016

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXF returned to service early this evening operating QF1089 Newman – Perth. The outbound QF1088 had been cancelled.

JetConnect B737-800 ZK-ZQD QF186 Christchurch Diversion.

August 24, 2016

JetConnect Boeing 737-838 ZK-ZQD operating QF186 Queenstown – Brisbane operated via Christchurch this afternoon.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXA Operates Ginbata Fifo Rotation.

August 24, 2016

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXA  operated a Perth – Ginbata Fifo rotation this morning as QF1358/QF1359.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZD Operates Christmas Creek Fifo Rotation.

August 24, 2016

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZD operated a Perth – Christmas Creek Fifo rotation early this morning as QF1380/QF1381.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZM Operates Cloudbreak Fifo Rotation.

August 24, 2016

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZM operated a Perth – Cloudbreak Fifo rotation early this morning as QF1386/QF1387.

QANTAS Full Year Financial Results.

August 24, 2016

QANTAS today reported its full year figures for the period to 30th June 2016.  QANTAS reported a Statutory Profit of A$.1.42 billion up from A$789 million last year. QANTAS Domestic showed a profit of A$578 million, up from A$480 million last year. QANTAS International showed a profit of A$512 million, up from A$267 million last year. Jetstar recorded a profit of A$452 million, up from A$230 million last year. Of the Jetstar divisions Jetstar Japan made a profit for the first time.  QANTAS Frequent Flyer reported A$346 million profit, up from a A$315 million profit last year. QANTAS Freight reported an A$64 million profit, down from A$114 million last year.

24/08/16 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

August 24, 2016

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF460 Melbourne – Sydney
QF468 Melbourne – Sydney
QF469 Sydney – Melbourne
QF477 Sydney – Melbourne
QF1088 Perth – Newman
QF2021 Armidale – Sydney Read more »

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPG Overnight Tokyo Narita Delay.

August 23, 2016

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPG operated QF61 Brisbane – Tokyo Narita this morning, however due to the delay to yesterday’s QF61 service there was no rested crew available at Tokyo Narita to operate the return QF62 this evening. The aircraft will therefore overnight at Tokyo Narita and operate back as a day flight tomorrow.

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEJ Positions to Rio de Janeiro.

August 23, 2016

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEJ operated QF27 Sydney – Santiago de Chile today then positioned Santiago de Chile – Rio de Janeiro as QF6001 in order to operate an extended QF28 Rio de Janeiro – Santiago de Chile – Sydney post Olympic service.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBQ Positioning Flight.

August 23, 2016

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBQ positioned Sydney – Melbourne as QF6156 this morning after arriving as QF568 from Perth. The aircraft then operated QF35 Melbourne – Singapore.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXF Newman Technical Issue.

August 23, 2016

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXF operated QF1092 Perth – Newman this morning, however the return QF1093 was cancelled due to a technical issue.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXK Operates Ginbata Fifo Sector.

August 23, 2016

After overnighting at Ginbata, QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXK operated a Ginbata – Perth Fifo sector this morning as QF1357.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZM Operates Christmas Creek Fifo Rotation.

August 23, 2016

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZM operated a Perth – Christmas Creek Fifo rotation early this morning as QF1380/QF1381.




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