QANTAS switched operation of the QF9/QF10 service from a Melbourne – Dubai – London Heathrow A380 operation to a Melbourne – Perth – London Heathrow Boeing 787-9 operation from today with Boeing 787-9 VH-ZND operating the inaugural Dreamliner service. The Perth – London Heathrow sector will be the first non-stop passenger service from Australia to the UK. This is also the first QANTAS Boeing 787-9 to Europe.