QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZD Returns from Townsville Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZD, which has been under maintenance at Townsville since 23rd May, returned to service this afternoon operating QF975 Townsville – Brisbane. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New Roo (2007) into QANTAS Silver Roo (2016) livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZD Positioning Flight.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZD, which spent the morning out of service at Sydney, positioned Sydney – Melbourne as QF6111 early this afternoon then returned to service operating QF820 Melbourne – Canberra.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZD Positioning Flight.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZD, which has been out of service at Adelaide since 10th December, positioned Adelaide – Sydney as QF6112 early this afternoon then returned to service operating QF765 Sydney – Adelaide.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZD Positioning Flight.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZD spent the morning out of service at Brisbane then positioned Brisbane – Sydney as QF6122 early this afternoon in order to operate QF538 Sydney – Brisbane.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZD Positioning Flight.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZD, which spent yesterday out of service at Adelaide, positioned Adelaide – Melbourne as QF6117 this morning then returned to service operating QF438 Melbourne – Sydney.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZD Darwin Technical Issue.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZD operated QF792 Perth – Darwin this morning, however it then encountered a technical issue causing a re-arrangement of schedules from Darwin and heavy delays to QF837 Darwin – Brisbane.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZD Positioning Flight.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZD positioned Melbourne – Canberra early this evening as QF6114 after arriving as QF892 from Adelaide. The aircraft then operated QF833 Canberra – Sydney.

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

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZD, which has been under maintenance at Sydney since 24th November, returned to service this morning operating QF419 Sydney – Melbourne. The aircraft has been reconfigured to 12J/162Y with wifi to passengers’ device IFE.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZD QF864 Brisbane Diversion.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZD operating QF864 Sydney – Coolangatta diverted via Brisbane this evening due to weather at Coolangatta. The return QF865 was subsequently cancelled.

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

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZD operated QF1122 Perth – Port Hedland this morning, however the return QF1123 was cancelled due to a technical issue with the aircraft. The aircraft was able to position Port Hedland – Perth during the afternoon as QF6111.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZD Operates Perth – Broome Extras.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZD operated extra Perth – Broome rotations as QF1326/QF1325 and QF1330/QF1329 today. These operated in place of the QF1926/QF1925 and QF1930/QF1928 QANTASLink Boeing 717-200 services.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZD Broome Lightning Strike.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZD was struck by lightning on approach to Broome whilst operating QF1070 from Perth. The aircraft continued for a safe landing but sustained damage to the rudder and outer skin. The return flight was therefore cancelled.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZD Delivered.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZD commenced its delivery flight today routing Boeing Field – Honolulu – Nadi – Melbourne as QF6020. The aircraft is in 12J/156Y configuration and QANTAS New ‘Roo livery. This brings the QANTAS Boeing 737-800 fleet up to 37 aircraft.