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Monthly Archives: June 2017

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEG Operates Auckland Rotation.

June 23, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEG operated the QF141/QF144 Sydney – Auckland rotation today.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQS QF1511 Sydney Weather Return.

June 23, 2017

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQS operating QF1511 Sydney – Canberra returned to Sydney this morning due to weather at Canberra.

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

June 23, 2017

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

23/06/17 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

June 23, 2017

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF451 Sydney – Melbourne
QF464 Melbourne – Sydney
QF1419 Sydney – Canberra
QF1426 Canberra – Sydney
QF1461 Sydney – Canberra
QF1463 Sydney – Canberra Read more »

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXD Karratha Rescue Mission.

June 22, 2017

Following the earlier QANTASLink technical return to Karratha, QANTASLink Boeing 717-23S VH-NXD positioned Perth – Karratha as QF6202 this evening in order to operate the delayed QF1905 Karratha – Perth.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXG QF1905 Karratha Technical Return.

June 22, 2017

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2K9 VH-NXG operating QF1905 Karratha – Perth was close to the top of the climb at 30,000 ft this afternoon when it turned back to Karratha for a safe landing due to a technical issue.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXD Operates Melbourne – Hobart Extra.

June 22, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXD operated an additional Melbourne – Hobart rotation early this afternoon as QF1013/QF1014 due to the regular QANTASLink B717-200 being used for a charter to the Northern Territory.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXP Takes Over Cloudbreak Fifo Rotation.

June 22, 2017

Following the earlier technical return of QF1386 Perth – Cloudbreak to Perth, the QF1386/QF1387 Perth – Cloudbreak Fifo rotation was subsequently operated by Boeing 737-838 VH-VXP.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZJ Operates Melbourne – Hobart Extra.

June 22, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZJ operated an additional Melbourne – Hobart rotation this morning as QF1013/QF1014 due to the regular QANTASLink B717-200 being used for a charter to the Northern Territory.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQW Positions for Gove – Mount Isa – Melbourne Charter.

June 22, 2017

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQW positioned Melbourne – Mount Isa – Gove as QF6200 this morning in order to operate a Gove – Mount Isa – Melbourne charter as QF1955.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXR QF1543 Melbourne Diversion.

June 22, 2017

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-NXR operating QF1543 Brisbane – Canberra diverted to Melbourne this morning due to weather at Canberra. As a result the aircraft’s next scheduled service from Canberra as QF1529 Canberra – Melbourne was cancelled and the aircraft picked up its schedule operating QF1528 Melbourne – Canberra.

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

June 22, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZE 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-XZK QF1386 Perth Technical Return.

June 22, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZK operating the QF1386 Perth – Cloudbreak Fifo sector stopped the climb at 26,000 ft this morning due to a technical issue and returned to Perth for a safe landing.

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

June 22, 2017

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

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXJ Operates Christmas Creek and Ginbata Fifo Sectors.

June 22, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXJ operated a Perth – Christmas Creek Fifo rotation early this morning as QF1380/QF1381. The aircraft then operated the regular QF1074/QF1073 Perth – Broome rotation before operating a Perth – Ginbata Fifo sector as QF1356.

22/06/17 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

June 22, 2017

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF1427 Sydney – Canberra
QF1486 Canberra – Sydney
QF1529 Canberra – Melbourne
QF2180 Sydney – Moree
QF2181 Moree – Sydney.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZB Operates Freight Flight.

June 21, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZB operated a Sydney – Brisbane freight flight late tonight as QF7301.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZF Operates Freight Flight.

June 21, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZF operated a Brisbane – Sydney freight flight this evening as QF7302.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQV Returns from Hobart.

June 21, 2017

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQV returned to service this afternoon operating QF1506 Hobart – Melbourne.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQT Positioning Flight.

June 21, 2017

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQT positioned Sydney – Melbourne as QF6201 this morning after arriving as QF1514 from Canberra. The aircraft then operated QF1507 Melbourne – Hobart.

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

June 21, 2017

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

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

June 21, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZC operated a Perth – Ginbata Fifo rotation early this evening as QF1352/QF1353.

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

June 21, 2017

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

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

June 21, 2017

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

21/06/17 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

June 21, 2017

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF1114 Perth – Port Hedland
QF1115 Port Hedland – Perth
QF1500 Hobart – Melbourne
QF1501 Melbourne – Hobart
QF1502 Hobart – Melbourne
QF1503 Melbourne – Hobart Read more »

QANTAS B787-9 Dreamliner Names Announced.

June 20, 2017

Following a public vote on 24 names, with over 45,000 votes cast, QANTAS today announced that the names of the initial eight Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners will be (in no particular order), Skippy, quokka, boomerang, Waltzing Matilda, The Great Barrier Reef, Ulura, Dreamtime and Great Southern Land.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZO Operates Freight Flight.

June 20, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZO operated a Brisbane – Sydney freight flight this evening as QF7302.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZD Operates Canberra Extra and Brisbane Freight Flight.

June 20, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZD operated an additional Sydney – Canberra rotation as QF1307/QF1308 early this evening operating on behalf of QANTASLink then operated a Sydney – Brisbane freight flight as QF7301.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZR Operates Melbourne – Hobart Extra.

June 20, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZR operated an additional Melbourne – Hobart rotation this afternoon as QF1303/QF1304 operating on behalf of QANTASLink.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXR Operates Melbourne – Hobart Extra.

June 20, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXR operated an additional Melbourne – Hobart rotation this morning as QF1301/QF1302 operating on behalf of QANTASLink.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQV Hobart Technical Issue.

June 20, 2017

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQV overnighted at Hobart after arriving as QF1585 from Sydney yesterday, however its scheduled return to Sydney as QF1582 was cancelled this morning due to a technical issue.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQS Melbourne Technical Issue.

June 20, 2017

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQS operated QF1500 Hobart – Melbourne early this morning, however the return QF1501 was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to positioned Melbourne – Hobart as QF6201 during the afternoon then returned to service operating QF1584 Hobart – Sydney.

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

June 20, 2017

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

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

June 20, 2017

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

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

June 20, 2017

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

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBN Positioning Flight.

June 20, 2017

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBN positioned Perth – Melbourne as QF6112 in the early hours of this morning in order to operate QF485 Melbourne – Perth.

20/06/17 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

June 20, 2017

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF1502 Hobart – Melbourne
QF1503 Melbourne – Hobart
QF1504 Hobart – Melbourne
QF1505 Melbourne – Hobart
QF1506 Hobart – Melbourne
QF1507 Melbourne – Hobart Read more »

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZA Operates Freight Flight.

June 19, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZA operated a Sydney – Brisbane freight flight late tonight as QF7301.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZM Operates Freight Flight.

June 19, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZM operated a Brisbane – Sydney freight sector this evening as QF7302.

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

June 19, 2017

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

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXL Operates Melbourne – Hobart Extra.

June 19, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXL operated an additional Melbourne – Hobart rotation this afternoon as QF1301/QF1302 operating in place of QANTASLink.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQD QF9 Dubai World Central Diversion.

June 19, 2017

QANTAS A380 VH-OQD operating the Melbourne – Dubai sector of QF9 Melbourne – Dubai – London Heathrow (depart Melbourne 18th June) diverted via Dubai World Central this morning due to weather at Dubai. The complete route was therefore Melbourne – Dubai World Central – Dubai – London Heathrow.

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

June 19, 2017

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

19/06/17 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

June 19, 2017

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF768 Perth – Melbourne
QF1507 Melbourne – Hobart
QF1508 Hobart – Melbourne
QF2260 Sydney – Lord Howe Island
QF2261 Lord Howe Island – Sydney
QF2374 Brisbane – Hervey Bay
QF2375 Hervey Bay – Brisbane.

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEJ Returns from Hong Kong Maintenance.

June 18, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEJ, which has been under maintenance at Hong Kong since 21st May, positioned Hong Kong – Sydney this evening as QF6016.

18/06/17 QANTAS Flight Cancellation.

June 18, 2017

QF2265 Lord Howe Island – Sydney did not operate today.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQF Returns from Dallas-Fort Worth.

June 17, 2017

Following its overnight technical delay, QANTAS A380 VH-OQF departed Dallas-Fort Worth late tonight operating yesterday’s delayed QF8 Dallas-Fort Worth – Sydney as QF8D.

17/06/17 QANTAS Flight Cancellation.

June 17, 2017

QF420 Melbourne – Sydney did not operate today.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQF Dallas-Fort Worth Technical Issue.

June 16, 2017

QANTAS A380 VH-OQF operated QF7 Sydney – Dallas-Forth Worth today, however the return QF8 was delayed overnight after boarding due to a technical issue.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXB Sydney Test Flight and Return from Maintenance.

June 16, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXB, which has been under maintenance at Sydney since 7th June, undertook a Sydney – Sydney test flight late this morning as QF6115 then returned to service early this evening operating QF451 Sydney – Melbourne.




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