QANTAS B787-9 VH-ZNG Returns to Service.

Following the bird strike damage it sustained yesterday, QANTAS Boeing 787-9 VH-ZNG returned to service this evening operating today’s QF9 Perth – London Heathrow sector.

QANTAS B787-9 VH-ZNG Perth Bird Strike.

QANTAS Boeing 787-9 VH-ZNG operated the Melbourne – Perth sector of QF9 Melbourne – Perth – London Heathrow this afternoon, however the onward service to London Heathrow was cancelled after the aircraft sustained bird strike damage on approach to Perth.

QANTAS B787-9 VH-ZNG Delivered.

QANTAS Boeing 787-9 VH-ZNG was delivered Paine Field – Melbourne this afternoon as QF6026. The aircraft is in 42J/28W/166Y configuration and wears QANTAS Silver ‘Roo livery. The aircraft is named Jillaroo. This brings the QANTAS Boeing 787-9 fleet up to seven aircraft.