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Monthly Archives: July 2017

QANTAS A380 VH-OQC Returns from Dubai.

July 26, 2017

Following the technical issues it encountered at Dubai yesterday and on 24th July, QANTAS A380 VH-OQC departed Dubai late this morning operating the delayed QF2 Dubai – Sydney sector of 24th July as QF2D. This may have been carrying cargo only since QANTAS chartered Emirates A380 A6-EOD to operate Dubai – Sydney as EK2666 in the early hours of this morning.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYD Returns from Jakarta Maintenance.

July 26, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYD, which has been under maintenance at Jakarta since 13th July, positioned Jakarta – Singapore late this morning as QF6003. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS 1984 into QANTAS 2007 Silver ‘Roo livery.

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

July 26, 2017

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

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

July 26, 2017

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

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

July 26, 2017

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

26/07/17 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

July 26, 2017

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF426 Melbourne – Sydney
QF433 Sydney – Melbourne
QF456 Melbourne – Sydney
QF513 Brisbane – Sydney
QF521 Brisbane – Sydney
QF528 Sydney – Brisbane Read more »

QANTAS A380 VH-OQC Second Dubai Technical Issue.

July 25, 2017

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, QANTAS A380 VH-OQC was scheduled to depart Dubai late this morning operating yesterday’s delayed QF2 Dubai – Sydney sector as QF2D. However following a three hour delay at the gate the aircraft returned to the stand due to a further technical issue. Passengers have been accommodated overnight for a second night.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXL QF1088 Karratha Diversion.

July 25, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXL operating QF1088 Perth – Newman diverted via Karratha this afternoon.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJS Returns to Service.

July 25, 2017

Following the technical issue it encountered on 23rd July, QANTAS Boeing 747-400 VH-OJS returned to service this morning operating QF15 Brisbane – Los Angeles.

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

July 25, 2017

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

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

July 25, 2017

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

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

July 25, 2017

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

25/07/17 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

July 25, 2017

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF511 Brisbane – Sydney
QF562 Sydney – Brisbane
QF1473 Sydney – Canberra
QF1474 Canberra – Sydney.

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

July 24, 2017

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

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXI Adelaide Technical Issue.

July 24, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXI operated QF713 Canberra – Adelaide this morning, however the aircraft then encountered a technical issue causing a change of aircraft allocations from Adelaide and the cancellation of QF678 Adelaide – Melbourne. The aircraft was able to position Adelaide – Melbourne during the afternoon as QF6111.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI Dubai Turnaround.

July 24, 2017

QANTAS A380 VH-OQI arrived into Dubai this morning as QF2 from London Heathrow (depart London Heathrow 23rd July), however instead of operating the onward sector to Sydney, following the earlier A380 technical issue at Dubai it instead turned around to operate today’s delayed QF9 Dubai – London Heathrow sector. Today’s QF2 Dubai – Sydney sector has been delayed overnight.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQC QF9 Dubai Technical Issue.

July 24, 2017

QANTAS A380 VH-OQC arrived into Dubai this morning as QF9 from Melbourne (depart Melbourne 23rd July), however it was unable to operate the onward sector to London Heathrow due to a technical issue.

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

July 24, 2017

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

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEH Operates QF11/QF12 Rotation.

July 23, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEH operated the QF11/QF12 Sydney – Los Angeles rotation today in place of the scheduled A380 due to A380 delays on the Sydney – Dallas-Fort Worth route. The aircraft additionally operated the QF11/QF12 Los Angeles – New York JFK tag due to the Boeing 747-400 technical issue at Brisbane this morning.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJS Brisbane Technical Issue.

July 23, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJS arrived into Brisbane this morning as QF16 from Los Angeles (depart Los Angeles 21st July), however its scheduled return to Los Angeles as QF15 was cancelled due to a technical issue.

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEE Positioning Flight.

July 23, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEE positioned Melbourne – Sydney as QF6013 this morning after arriving as QF96 from Los Angeles. The aircraft then operated QF73 Sydney – San Francisco.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZJ Operates Delayed Queenstown Service.

July 23, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZJ operated yesterday’s delayed QF121 Sydney – Queenstown this morning as QF121D.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQT Returns from Mount Isa.

July 23, 2017

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQT departed Mount Isa early this morning operating an additional Mount Isa – Brisbane sector as QF1701.

23/07/17 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

July 23, 2017

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF15 Brisbane – Los Angeles
QF16 Los Angeles – Brisbane
QF437 Sydney – Melbourne
QF470 Melbourne – Sydney
QF1422 Canberra – Sydney
QF2548 Brisbane – Roma
QF2549 Roma – Brisbane.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQF Returns to Service.

July 22, 2017

Following its technical return to Sydney yesterday, QANTAS A380 VH-OQF returned to service this evening operating today’s delayed QF7 Sydney – Dallas-Fort Worth.

JetConnect B737-800 ZK-ZQB Operates Delayed Sydney – Christchurch Service.

July 22, 2017

JetConnect Boeing 737-838 ZK-ZQB operated yesterday’s delayed QF139 Sydney – Christchurch this afternoon as QF139D.

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

July 22, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZR operated an additional Sydney – Melbourne sector this afternoon as QF1367.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXJ Returns from Hamilton Island.

July 22, 2017

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-NXJ positioned Hamilton Island – Sydney this afternoon as QF6200.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQH Operates Delayed Dallas-Fort Worth Service.

July 22, 2017

Following the technical return of QF7 Sydney – Dallas-Fort Worth to Sydney yesterday, the delayed QF7/QF8 rotation was operated early this afternoon as QF7D/QF8D by QANTAS A380 VH-OQH.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQT Mount Isa Technical Issue.

July 22, 2017

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQT operated QF1780 Brisbane – Mount Isa this morning, however the return QF1781 was cancelled due to a technical issue.

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

July 22, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZD operated an additional Melbourne – Sydney sector early this morning as QF1366.

22/07/17 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

July 22, 2017

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF138 Christchurch – Sydney
QF139 Sydney – Christchurch
QF408 Melbourne – Sydney
QF421 Sydney – Melbourne
QF443 Sydney – Melbourne
QF1421 Sydney – Canberra Read more »

QANTAS A380 VH-OQF QF7 Sydney Technical Return.

July 21, 2017

QANTAS A380 VH-OQF operating QF7 Sydney – Dallas-Fort Worth was approximately three hours into the flight this afternoon when it turned back to Sydney for a safe landing due to a technical issue. The flight has been delayed overnight.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXJ Hamilton Island Technical Issue.

July 21, 2017

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-NXJ operated QF1572 Sydney – Hamilton Island this morning, however the return QF1573 was cancelled due to a technical issue.

JetConnect B737-800 ZK-ZQA QF121 Christchurch Diversion.

July 21, 2017

JetConnect Boeing 737-838 ZK-ZQA operating QF121 Sydney – Queenstown diverted to Christchurch this afternoon due to weather at Queenstown. The aircraft then positioned Christchurch – Sydney as QF6121. As a result QF122 Queenstown – Sydney was cancelled.

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

July 21, 2017

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

21/07/17 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

July 21, 2017

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF122 Queenstown – Sydney
QF426 Melbourne – Sydney
QF449 Sydney – Melbourne
QF452 Melbourne – Sydney
QF463 Sydney – Melbourne
QF464 Melbourne – Sydney Read more »

QANTAS A380 VH-OQK Positions to Manila Maintenance.

July 20, 2017

QANTAS A380 VH-OQK positioned Sydney – Manila for maintenance this evening as QF6009.

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

July 20, 2017

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

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYE Returns from Port Hedland.

July 20, 2017

Following its technical diversion yesterday, QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYE positioned Port Hedland – Perth late this afternoon as QF6124.

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

July 20, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZJ, which has been under maintenance at Brisbane since 13th July, returned to service this morning operating QF511 Brisbane – Sydney.

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

July 20, 2017

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

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQW Canberra Technical Issue.

July 20, 2017

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQW overnighted at Canberra after arriving as QF1553 from Brisbane yesterday, however its first scheduled service this morning as QF1562 Canberra – Brisbane was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft positioned Canberra – Brisbane as QF6200 early in the afternoon then returned to service operating QF1549 Brisbane – Canberra.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXB Positioning Flight.

July 20, 2017

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXB positioned Brisbane – Sydney as QF6114 early this morning in order to operate QF510 Sydney – Brisbane.

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

July 20, 2017

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

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

July 20, 2017

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

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

July 20, 2017

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

20/07/17 QANTAS Flight Cancellations.

July 20, 2017

The following QANTAS flights did not operate today:

QF151 Melbourne – Auckland
QF156 Auckland – Melbourne
QF436 Melbourne – Sydney
QF437 Sydney – Melbourne
QF446 Melbourne – Sydney
QF448 Melbourne – Sydney Read more »

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPF Shanghai Delay.

July 19, 2017

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPF operated QF129 Sydney – Shanghai Pudong today, however the return QF130 was delayed until after midnight and operated as QF130D.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXD QF1115 Newman Diversion.

July 19, 2017

Following the earlier diversion of QF1100 Perth – Newman to Port Hedland, QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXD operating QF1115 Port Hedland – Perth operated via Newman this evening carrying passengers from the diverted QF1100 and also the cancelled QF1101 Newman – Perth.




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