QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQW Hobart Technical Issue.

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQW overnighted at Hobart after arriving as QF1585 from Sydney yesterday evening, however its scheduled return to Sydney as QF1582 was cancelled early this morning due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Hobart – Sydney during the afternoon as QF6200 then returned to service operating QF1517 Sydney – Canberra.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQW Positioning Flight.

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQW, which spent yesterday out of service at Canberra, positioned Canberra – Sydney as QF6200 this morning then returned to service operating QF1583 Sydney – Hobart.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQW Melbourne Technical Issue.

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQW operated QF1506 Hobart – Melbourne this afternoon, however its next scheduled flight as QF1536 Melbourne – Canberra was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Melbourne – Brisbane during the evening as QF6202.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQW Canberra Technical Issue.

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.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQW Positioning Flight.

Following its diversion last night QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQW positioned Maroochydore – Brisbane as QF6203 this morning then returned to service operating QF1798 Brisbane – Alice Springs.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQW Positions for Melbourne – Sydney Extra.

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQW positioned Sydney – Melbourne as QF6202 early this morning in order to operate an additional Melbourne – Sydney sector as QF1954. This is the first time we can recollect of a QANTASLink B717-200 operating in service on the the Melbourne – Sydney route.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQW Positions for Mount Isa Extra

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQW positioned Brisbane – Mount Isa as QF6201 this morning in order to operate and additional Mount Isa – Brisbane sector as QF1785 following the cancellation of both Mount Isa – Brisbane services yesterday.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQW Positioning Flight.

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQW, which spent yesterday out of service at Canberra, positioned Canberra – Sydney as QF6200 this afternoon then returned to service operating QF1578 Sydney – Maroochydore.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQW Positioning Flight.

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQW operated QF1555 Sydney – Adelaide this morning, however the return QF1560 was cancelled and the aircraft instead positioned Adelaide – Melbourne as QF6203 in order to operate QF1507 Melbourne – Hobart.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQW QF1520 Canberra Diversion.

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQW operating QF1520 Canberra – Sydney returned to Canberra this evening due to weather at Sydney. The aircraft was able to complete the flight after around two hours on the ground at Canberra.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQW Hobart Technical Issue.

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQW overnighted at Hobart after arriving as QF1507 from Melbourne yesterday evening, however its scheduled return to Melbourne as QF1500 early this morning was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Hobart – Melbourne during the afternoon as QF6202 and returned to service operating QF1536 Melbourne – Canberra.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQW Positioning Flights.

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQW positioned Sydney – Hobart as QF6200 this morning in order to operate QF1500 Hobart – Melbourne. The aircraft then positioned Melbourne – Canberra as QF6202.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQW Rockhampton Rescue Mission.

Following the earlier Boeing 717-200 technical issue at Rockhampton, QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQW positioned Brisbane – Rockhampton this evening as QF6200 in order to operate the delayed QF1745 Rockhampton – Brisbane.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQW Enters Service.

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQW entered service this morning operating QF1501 Melbourne – Hobart. From today all QANTAS Melbourne – Hobart services will be operated by QANTASLink B717-200s.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQW Positions for Service Entry.

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQW positioned Adelaide – Hobart as QF6200 early this evening in preparation for service entry. The aircraft is named “The Tassie Devil” and carries a Tasmanian Devil logo and paw prints.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQW Begins Delivery Flight.

Boeing 717-2BL N928ME, which will become VH-YQW for QANTASLink, departed Jacksonville as SXI1121 on its delivery flight to Australia. The aircraft will route Jacksonville – Billings – Anchorage – Magadan – Sapporo New Chitose – Cebu – Darwin – Adelaide for pre-service entry maintenance. The aircraft is due in Adelaide on 15th April. The aircraft is already in QANTASLink New ‘Roo livery and will be the fourth Two Class Boeing 717-200 for QANTASLink and is a former Midwest Airlines and Mexicana Click aircraft.

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