QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYF, which has been under maintenance at Townsville since 21st February, returned to service this morning operating QF969 Townsville – Brisbane. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS 1984 livery into QANTAS Silver ‘Roo 2016 livery and thus never wore the 2007 New ‘ Roo scheme. This was the last mainline aircraft to wear the 1984 scheme.