QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZD Queenstown Training Mission.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZD positioned Christchurch – Queenstown as QF6001 early this evening in order to operate night approach training training circuits, also as QF6001. The aircraft then positioned Queenstown – Christchurch as QF6005.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZD QF861 Canberra Diversion.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZD operating QF861 Coolangatta – Sydney diverted via Canberra this morning due to long hold times at Sydney caused by single runway operations following a surface failure on runway 16R.

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

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZD, which has been under maintenance at Sydney since September 1st, returned to service this morning operating QF739 Sydney – Adelaide. The aircraft has been reconfigured from 12J/156Y to 12J/162Y.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZD Melbourne Test Flight.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZD, which has been stopped for maintenance at Melbourne since 12th December, undertook a Melbourne – Melbourne test flight early this morning as QF6116.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZD Newman Technical Issue.

Following the earlier  technical return of QF1088 Perth – Newman to Perth, QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZD positioned Perth – Newman as QF6123 in order to operate the delayed QF1089 Newman – Perth.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZD Delivered.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZD began its delivery flight from Boeing Field this morning routing Boeing Field – Honolulu – Nadi – Melbourne as QF6024.  The aircraft is in QANTAS New ‘Roo livery and 12J/156Y Boeing Sky Interior configuration. This brings the QANTAS Boeing 737-800 fleet up to 55 aircraft and the QANTAS Group Boeing 737-800 fleet up to 63 aircraft.