QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYE Takes Over QF625.

Following the earlier technical return of QF625 Brisbane – Melbourne to Brisbane, the delayed flight was subsequently operated late this afternoon by QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYE.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYC Returns from Brisbane Storage, Returns to Brisbane.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYC, which has been in storage at Brisbane since since 18th September 2020, returned to service this afternoon operating QF625 Brisbane – Melbourne. This was the aircraft’s first revenue earning service since 20th March 2020. However crew stopped the climb at 8,000ft due to a technical issue and returned immediately to Brisbane for a safe landing.

Network Aviation F100 VH-NHV Eliwana Mine Rescue Mission.

Following the earlier technical issue at Eliwana Mine, Network Aviation/QANTASLink Fokker 100 VH-NHV positioned Solomon – Eliwana Mine as QF6681 early this evening after arriving as QF2646 from Perth. The aircraft then operated the delayed QF2929 Eliwana Mine – Perth as an Eliwana Mine – Solomon – Perth service.

QANTAS B787-9 VH-ZNB Melbourne Test Flight.

QANTAS Boeing 787-9 VH-ZNB, which has been in storage at Melbourne since 6th June 2020 other than for a test flight on 20th June 2020, undertook a Melbourne – Melbourne test flight early this evening as QF6112.

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

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZJ operated QF1122 Perth – Port Hedland early this morning, however the return QF1123 was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Port Hedland – Perth late in the morning as QF6140.

Network Aviation F100 VH-NHN QF1856 Perth Technical Return.

Network Aviation/QANTASLink Fokker 100 VH-NHN operating QF1856 Perth – Newman was at 33,000ft to the south of Meekatharra this morning when it turned back to Perth for a safe landing following a technical issue. The flight and the return QF1857 were subsequently cancelled.

Network Aviation A320 VH-JQX QF1858 Perth Return.

Network Aviation/QANTASLink A320 VH-JQX operating QF1858 Perth – West Angelas entered a hold at the top of descent this afternoon then returned to Perth. The flight and the return QF1859 were subsequently cancelled.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBJ Leaves Sydney Storage.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBJ, which has been in storage at Sydney since 7th September 2020, positioned Sydney – Melbourne this afternoon as QF6111 then returned to service this evening operating QF783 Melbourne – Perth.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-XZE QF610 Melbourne Technical Return.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-XZE operating QF610 Melbourne – Brisbane stopped the climb at 12,000ft this morning due to a technical issue and returned immediately to Melbourne for a safe landing. The aircraft returned to service early in the afternoon operating QF620 Melbourne – Brisbane.

Network Aviation F100 VH-NHY Takes Over QF2978.

Following the earlier technical return of QF2978 Perth – Paraburdoo, the delayed service was subsequently operated late this afternoon by Network Aviation/QANTASLink Fokker 100 VH-NHY.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXR Rockhampton Technical Issue.

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-NXR operated QF1792 Brisbane – Rockhampton this morning, however the return QF1793 was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Rockhampton – Brisbane early in the evening as QF6203.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXR Returns from Seletar Maintenance.

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-NXR, which has been under maintenance at Seletar since 14th November, positioned Seletar – Broome this afternoon using VHNXR as its callsign. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTASLink New Roo into QANTASLink Silver Roo livery.

Network Aviation F100 VH-NPU Tropicana Rescue Mission.

Following the earlier Fokker 100 technical issue at Tropicana, Network Aviation/QANTASLink Fokker 100 VH-NPU positioned Perth – Tropicana as QF6684 early this afternoon in order to operate the delayed QF2607 Tropicana – Perth.

Network Aviation F100 VH-NHV Tropicana Technical Issue.

Network Aviation/QANTASLink Fokker 100 VH-NHV operated QF2606 Perth – Tropicana early this morning, however it was unable to operate the return QF2607 due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Tropicana – Perth during the afternoon as QF6681.

Network Aviation A320 VH-JQX Operates Brisbane Services.

Network Aviation/QANTASLink A320 VH-JQX operated an Eliwana Mine – Brisbane sector as QF1637 early this morning and a Brisbane – Perth sector this afternoon as QF1638. This was the first QANTASLink A320 in service at Brisbane.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBL Returns from Sydney Storage.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBL, which has been in storage at Sydney since 18th November, returned to service this evening operating QF583 Sydney – Perth. This was the aircraft’s first revenue earning flight since 27th March.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPI Operates Domestic Cargo Sectors.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPI operated a Melbourne – Perth cargo rotation early this morning as QF7300/QF7301. The aircraft then operated the QF456 Melbourne – Brisbane passenger service before operating Sydney – Melbourne – Brisbane – Sydney cargo services late tonight as QF7381/QF7382/QF7383 with the second two services operating after midnight.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPF Operates Domestic Cargo Services.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPF operated a Melbourne – Brisbane cargo rotation early this morning as QF7318/QF7319. During the evening the aircraft operated the regular QF490 Sydney – Melbourne passenger service then returned to Melbourne as cargo sector QF7323.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPG Operates Domestic Cargo Sectors.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPG operated a Brisbane – Melbourne cargo sector this morning as QF7319. The aircraft then remained at Melbourne until early this evening when it operate a Melbourne – Sydney cargo rotation as QF7322/QF7323. Shortly after midnight the aircraft operated a Melbourne – Perth cargo rotation as QF7300/QF7301.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZE Brisbane Test Flight and Return from Storage.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZE, which has been in storage at Brisbane since 26th March, undertook a Brisbane – Brisbane test flight early this morning as QF6121. The aircraft then returned to service operating QF752 Brisbane – Townsville. This was the aircraft’s first revenue flight since 14th February.

Network Aviation F100 VH-NHV Solomon Rescue Mission.

Following the earlier technical issue at Solomon, Network Aviation/QANTASLink Fokker 100 VH-NHV positioned Perth – Solomon as QF6680 early this evening in order to operate the delayed QF1633 Solomon – Perth.

Network Aviation F100 VH-NHG Eliwana Mine Rescue Mission.

Following the earlier Fokker 100 technical issue at Eliwana Mine, Network Aviation/QANTASLink Fokker 100 VH-NHG positioned Perth – Eliwana Mine as QF6680 early this evening in order to operate the delayed QF2929 Eliwana Mine – Perth.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXP Townsville Technical Issue.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXP operated QF754 Brisbane – Townsville this afternoon, however the return QF755 was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Townsville – Brisbane during the evening as QF6113.

QANTAS B787-9 VH-ZNI Melbourne Test Flight.

QANTAS Boeing 787-9 VH-ZNI, which has been in storage at Melbourne since 6th June other than for a test flight on June 20th, undertook a Melbourne – Melbourne test flight early this evening as QF6112.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZS Positioning Flight.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZS positioned Melbourne – Adelaide as QF6111 this afternoon after arriving as QF797 from Darwin and Alice Springs. The aircraft then operated QF688 Adelaide – Melbourne.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXI Operates Canberra – Hobart Inaugural, Returns to Canberra.

QANTASLink commenced service on the Canberra – Hobart route this morning with Boeing 717-2K9 VH-NXI operating the inaugural QF1533/QF1534 rotation. However the outbound service stopped the climb at 21,000ft due to a technical issue and returned to Canberra for a safe landing. The aircraft was able to depart again after 90 minutes on the ground and completed the service.

Network Aviation F100 VH-NHK Kalgoorlie Technical Issue.

Network Aviation/QANTASLink Fokker 100 VH-NHK operated QF1606 Perth – Kalgoorlie early this morning, however the return QF1607 was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Kalgoorlie – Perth late in the afternoon as QF6681.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZI Positions for Dili Charter.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZI positioned Darwin – Dili as QF6031 early this morning in order to operate a Dili – Darwin – Brisbane charter as QF6032. The aircraft continued Darwin – Hobart this evening as QF1367.

Network Aviation A320 VH-UVO Returns from Karratha.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday and technical diversion back to Karratha, Network Aviation/QANTASLink A320 VH-UVO positioned Karratha – Perth this morning as QF6681.

Network Aviation A320 VH-UVO Karratha Technical Issue and Technical Return.

Network Aviation/QANTASLink A320 VH-UVO operated QF2644 Perth – Karratha this morning, however the return QF2645 was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft attempted to return to Perth during the afternoon as QF6681, however it stopped the climb at 15,000ft and returned to Karratha due to a technical issue.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPD Operates Domestic and Shanghai Cargo Sectors.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPD operated a Sydney – Melbourne cargo sector this morning as QF7323. After remaining at Melbourne all day the aircraft operated a Melbourne – Sydney cargo sector early this evening as QF7322 followed by a Sydney – Shanghai Pudong cargo sector late this evening as QF129.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-YQV QF1771 Coolangatta Diversion.

Following the earlier Boeing 717-200 technical issue at Coolangatta, QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-YQV operating QF1771 Cairns – Canberra diverted via Coolangatta this afternoon to accommodate passengers from the cancelled QF1571 Coolangatta – Cairns.

QANTAS B787-9 VH-ZND Operates Darwin – Sydney Extra.

QANTAS Boeing 787-9 VH-ZND operated an additional Darwin – Sydney sector as QF847 early this afternoon for passengers who had quarantined at Darwin after arriving from overseas. The aircraft was then placed into storage at Sydney.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPB Operates Domestic and Shanghai Cargo Sectors.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPB operated a Sydney – Melbourne cargo sector this morning as QF7323. After remaining at Melbourne all day the aircraft operated a Melbourne – Sydney cargo sector early this evening as QF7322 followed by a Sydney – Shanghai Pudong cargo sector late this evening as QF129.

QANTAS B787-9 VH-ZNF Brisbane Test Flight.

QANTAS Boeing 787-9 VH-ZNF, which has been in storage at Brisbane since 25th April other than for test flights on October 19th and November 8th, undertook a further Brisbane – Brisbane test flight this morning as QF6115.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZI Karratha Technical Issue.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZI operated QF908 Perth – Karratha this morning, however the return QF909 was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Karratha – Perth during the evening as QF6114.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZW Newman Technical Issue.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZW operated QF1088 Perth – Newman this afternoon, however it was unable to operate the return QF1089 due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Newman – Perth late tonight as QF6133.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZY Solomon Fifo Rotation and Newman Rescue Mission.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZY operated a Perth – Solomon Fifo rotation early this morning as QF1388/QF1389. The aircraft then operated the QF1114/QF1115 Perth – Port Hedland rotation during the afternoon. This evening, following a Boeing 737-800 technical issue at Newman, the aircraft positioned Perth – Newman as QF6112 in order to operate the delayed QF1089 Newman – Perth.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZU Mount Isa Technical Issue.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZU operated QF1076 Brisbane – Mount Isa this morning, however the return QF1077 was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Mount Isa – Brisbane during the evening as QF6111.

Network Aviation F100 VH-NHC Ginbata Technical Issue.

Network Aviation/QANTASLink Fokker 100 VH-NHC overnighted at Ginbata after arriving as QF1660 from Perth yesterday, however it was unable to operate its scheduled return to Perth as QF1661 early this morning due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Ginbata – Perth early in the afternoon as QF6681.

Network Aviation F100 VH-NHG Ginbata Rescue Mission.

Following the earlier Fokker 100 technical issue at Ginbata, Network Aviation/QANTASLink Fokker 100 VH-NHG positioned Perth – Ginbata as QF6680 this morning in order to operate QF1661 Ginbata – Perth.

QANTAS B787-9 VH-ZNJ Operates QANTAS Centenary Flight.

QANTAS Boeing 787-9 VH-ZNJ operated a 100 minute Sydney – Sydney flight as QF100 early this evening to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the airline making low passes over the HARS museum at Albion Park and Sydney Harbour. The aircraft was then placed into storage at Sydney.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXI Returns from Seletar Maintenance.

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2K9 VH-NXI, which has been under maintenance at Seletar since 8th October, positioned Seletar – Broome this afternoon using VHNXI as its callsign. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTASLink New Roo into QANTASLink Silver Roo livery and named Blue Mountains National Park.

QANTAS B787-9 VH-ZNK Operates Darwin – Sydney Extra.

QANTAS Boeing 787-9 VH-ZNK operated an additional Darwin – Sydney sector as QF847 late this afternoon for passengers who had quarantined at Darwin after arriving from overseas. The aircraft was then placed into storage at Sydney.

QANTAS B787-9 VH-ZNC Operates Darwin – Sydney Extra.

QANTAS Boeing 787-9 VH-ZNC operated an additional Darwin – Sydney sector as QF847 late this afternoon for passengers who had quarantined at Darwin after arriving from overseas. The aircraft was then placed into storage at Sydney.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXH Returns from and to Perth Storage.

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2K9 VH-NXH, which has been in storage at Perth since November 3rd, returned to service this morning operating QF1822 Perth – Newman. The aircraft was placed back into storage at Perth this evening after arriving as QF1979 from Solomon.

QANTAS B787-9 VH-ZNF Brisbane Test Flight.

QANTAS Boeing 787-9 VH-ZNF, which has been in storage at Brisbane since 25th April other than for a test flight on October 19th, undertook a further Brisbane – Brisbane test flight this morning as QF6117.

Network Aviation A320 VH-JQX Learmonth Technical Issue.

Network Aviation/QANTASLink A320 VH-JQX operated QF1640 Perth – Learmonth this morning, however the return QF1641 was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Learmonth – Perth late in the afternoon as QF6681.

Network Aviation F100 VH-NHN Paraburdoo Technical Issue.

Network Aviation/QANTASLink Fokker 100 VH-NHN operated QF1646 Perth – Paraburdoo early this afternoon, however the return QF1647 was cancelled due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Paraburdoo – Perth during the evening as QF6681.

Network Aviation A320 VH-VQS Boolgeda Technical Issue.

Network Aviation/QANTASLink A320 VH-VQS operated QF2870 Perth – Boolgeda this afternoon, however it was unable to operate the return QF2871 due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Boolgeda – Perth during the evening as QF6685.

Network Aviation A320 VH-JQX Boolgeda Rescue Mission.

Network Aviation/QANTASLink A320 VH-JQX operated QF2648 Perth – Karratha this afternoon, however following an A320 technical issue at Boolgeda the return QF2649 was cancelled and the aircraft instead positioned Karratha – Boolgeda as QF6683 in order to operate the delayed QF2871 Boolgeda – Perth.

Network Aviation F100 VH-NHV Christmas Creek Rescue Mission.

Following the earlier Fokker 100 technical issue at Christmas Creek, Network Aviation/QANTASLink Fokker 100 VH-NHV positioned Perth – Christmas Creek as QF6680 this evening in order to operate the delayed QF1693 Christmas Creek – Perth.

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