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.

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.

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

QANTASLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-NXJ, which has been under maintenance at Seletar since 4th August, positioned Seletar – Broome this afternoon using VHNXJ as its callsign. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTASLink New Roo into QANTASLink Silver Roo livery.

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

QANTASLink Boeing 717-231 VH-NXQ, which has been under maintenance at Seletar since 16th April, positioned Seletar – Port Hedland this afternoon using VHNXQ as its callsign. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTASLink New Roo into QANTASLink Silver Roo livery and named Port Campbell National Park.

QANTASLink B717-200 VH-NXK Returns from Townsville Maintenance.

QANTASLink Boeing 717-231 VH-NXK, which has been under maintenance at Townsville since 24th May, positioned Townsville – Canberra as QF6201 early this morning for further maintenance. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTASLink 1984 into QANTASLink Silver Roo livery.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQD Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQD, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 7th November, positioned Dubai – Sydney this morning as QF6012. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New Roo (2007) into QANTAS Silver Roo (2016) livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZK Returns from Townsville Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZK, which has been under maintenance at Townsville since 6th November, positioned Townsville – Sydney as QF6113 this morning then returned to service operating QF540 Sydney – Brisbane. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New Roo (2007) into QANTAS Silver Roo (2016) livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZI Returns from Townsville Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZI, which has been under maintenance at Townsville since 22nd October, returned to service early this morning operating QF969 Townsville – Brisbane. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New Roo (2007) into QANTAS Silver Roo (2016) livery.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQB Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQB, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 10th October, positioned Dubai – Sydney this morning as QF6012. The aircraft new been repainted from QANTAS New Roo (2007) into QANTAS Silver Roo (2016) livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZJ Returns from Townsville Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZJ, which has been under maintenance at Townsville since 6th October, positioned Townsville – Brisbane as QF6121 this afternoon. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New Roo (2007) into QANTAS Silver Roo (2016) livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXP Returns from Townsville Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXP, which has been under maintenance at Townsville since 8th September, positioned Townsville – Brisbane this morning as QF6103. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New Roo (2007) into QANTAS Silver Roo (2016) livery. The aircraft then entered the Brisbane maintenance facility for further attention.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQC Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQC, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 4th September, positioned Dubai – Sydney this morning as QF6012. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New Roo (2007) into QANTAS Silver Roo (2016) livery.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBO Returns from Singapore Maintenance.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBO, which has been under maintenance at Singapore since 1st September, positioned Singapore – Brisbane as QF6013 early this afternoon. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New ‘Roo (2007) into QANTAS Silver Roo (2016) livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZL Returns from Townsville Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZL, which has been under maintenance at Townsville since 24th August, returned to service this morning operating QF967 Townsville – Brisbane. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New Roo (2007) into QANTAS Silver Roo (2016) livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZH Returns from Townsville Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZH, which has been under maintenance at Townsville since 8th August, returned to service this morning operating QF969 Townsville – Brisbane. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New Roo (2007) into QANTAS Silver Roo (2016) livery,

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXA Returns from Townsville Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXA, which has been under maintenance at Townsville since 24th July, returned to service this morning operating QF969 Townsville – Brisbane.  The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New Roo (2007) into QANTAS Silver Roo (2018) livery.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQA Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQA, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 14th July, positioned Dubai – Sydney early this afternoon as QF6012. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New Roo (2007) livery into QANTAS Silver Roo (2016) livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXE Returns from Townsville Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXE, which has been under maintenance at Townsville since 23rd June, returned to service this morning operating QF969 Townsville – Brisbane. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New ‘Roo into QANTAS Silver ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQG Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQG, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 16th June, positioned Dubai – Sydney as QF6012 late this morning. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New ‘Roo into QANTAS Silver ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZD Returns from Townsville Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZD, which has been under maintenance at Townsville since 23rd May, returned to service this afternoon operating QF975 Townsville – Brisbane. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New Roo (2007) into QANTAS Silver Roo (2016) livery.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQK Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQK, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 16th May, positioned Dubai – Sydney this morning as QF6012. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New Roo (2007) livery into QANTAS Silver Roo (2016) livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZM Returns from Townsville Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZM, which has been under maintenance at Townsville since 9th May, returned to service early this morning operating QF969 Townsville – Brisbane. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New Roo (2006) to QANTAS Silver Roo (2017) livery.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBN Returns from Singapore Maintenance.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBN, which has been under maintenance at Singapore since 1st May, positioned Singapore – Brisbane late tonight as QF6013. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New Roo (2006) into QANTAS Silver Roo (2017) livery and is the first A330-200 in this scheme.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZF Returns from Townsville Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZF, which has been under maintenance at Townsville since 24th April, returned to service this morning operating QF971 Townsville – Brisbane. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New Roo (2006) into QANTAS Silver Roo (2017) livery.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQL, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 22nd April, positioned Dubai – Sydney this morning as QF6012. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New Roo into QANTAS Silver Roo livery and is the second A380 to receive this scheme.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZA Returns from Townsville Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZA, which has been under maintenance at Townsville since 7th April, returned to service early this evening operating QF975 Townsville – Brisbane. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New Roo (2006) into QANTAS Silver Roo (2017) livery.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQF Returns from Dubai Maintenance.

QANTAS A380 VH-OQF, which has been under maintenance at Dubai since 23rd March, positioned Dubai – Sydney this morning as QF6012. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New Roo (2006) into QANTAS Silver Roo (2017) livery and is the first A380 to wear this scheme.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZE Returns from Townsville Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZE, which has been under maintenance at Townsville since 23rd March, returned to service this morning operating QF967 Townsville – Brisbane. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New Roo (2006) into QANTAS Silver Roo (2017) livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYF Returns from Townsville Maintenance.

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.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYK Returns from Townsville Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYK, which has been under maintenance at Townsville since 5th February, returned to service this morning operating QF969 Townsville – Brisbane. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS 1984 into QANTAS Silver Roo livery and thus never wore the 2006 QANTAS New Roo scheme.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYL Returns from Townsville Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYL, which has been under maintenance at Townsville since 21st January, returned to service this morning operating QF969 Townsville – Brisbane. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS 1984 into QANTAS Silver Roo (2017) livery and thus did not wear the New ‘Roo (2006) livery.

A380 Repaints Confirmed For Dubai.

QANTAS today confirmed a programme to repaint eight A380s into Silver ‘Roo livery at the Emirates maintenance facility in Dubai. The first repaint is scheduled for next month.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYI Returns from Townsville Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYI, which has been under maintenance at Townsville since November 30th, returned to service this morning operating QF971 Townsville – Brisbane. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS 1984 livery into QANTAS Silver ‘Roo livery and thus never wore the 2007 New ‘Roo scheme

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZO Returns from Seletar Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZO, which has been under maintenance at Seletar since 16th November, positioned Seletar – Townsville this afternoon as QF6005. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New ‘Roo into QANTAS Silver ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VZR Returns from Seletar Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VZR, which has been under maintenance at Seletar since 21st October, positioned Seletar – Singapore this morning as QF6005 then returned to service operating QF72 Singapore – Perth. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS New ‘Roo into QANTAS Silver Roo livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYH Returns from Singapore Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYH, which has been under maintenance at Singapore since 9th September, returned to service this evening operating QF78 Singapore – Perth. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS 1984 livery into QANTAS 2016 Silver ‘Roo livery and this never carried the 2007 New ‘Roo scheme.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYG Returns from Seletar Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYG, which has been under maintenance at Seletar since 27th August, positioned Seletar – Singapore as QF6005 this morning in order to operate QF72 Singapore – Perth. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS 1984 into QANTAS Silver ‘Roo livery and thus never carried the QANTAS New ‘Roo (2007) scheme.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYE Singapore Test Flight and Return from Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYE, which has been under maintenance at Singapore since 26th July, undertook a Singapore – Singapore test flight this morning as QF6002. The aircraft then returned to service operating QF78 Singapore – Perth. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS 1984 into QANTAS 2016 Silver ‘Roo livery and thus skipped the 2007 New ‘Roo scheme.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYD Returns from Jakarta Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYD, which has been under maintenance at Jakarta since 13th July, positioned Jakarta – Singapore late this morning as QF6003 then returned to service this evening operating QF72 Singapore – Perth. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS 1984 into QANTAS 2016 Silver ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXM Returns from Singapore Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXM, which has been under maintenance at Singapore since 30th June, returned to service this evening operating QF72 Singapore – Perth. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS 1984 into QANTAS 2017 (Silver ‘Roo) livery and is the first Boeing 737-800 in this scheme. The aircraft therefore never wore the QANTAS 2007 (New ‘Roo) livery.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPI Returns from Singapore Maintenance.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPI, which has been under maintenance at Singapore since 14th November, positioned Singapore – Brisbane late tonight as QF6012. The aircraft has been repainted from QANTAS 1984 into QANTAS Silveroo (2016) livery and has thus skipped the 2007 New ‘Roo scheme.

New Font, New, New Roo for VH-QPJ.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPJ was revealed at a media event in Sydney this morning with an updated, 2016 version of the QANTAS livery. This features a new QANTAS font, QANTAS titles on the underside, a further redesign of the flying kangaroo tail logo with silver shading and no front legs, a silver band between the red tail and white fuselage and a small, retro roo beneath the cockpit windows.

The new, new roo and font will form the QANTAS brand image going forward from today.

Twelve mainline aircraft remain in QANTAS 1984 livery and these, along with VH-QPJ, will transition to the new 2016 scheme without appearing in the New Roo livery introduced in 2007.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPJ Returns from Victorville Maintenance.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPJ, which has been under maintenance at Victorville since 10th October, positioned Victorville – Kona – Sydney late tonight as QF6004. The aircraft is expected to be have been repainted from QANTAS 1984 however the unusual routing via Kona and the fact that the ferry flights are all under cover of darkness, and the fact that the aircraft will arrive into Sydney just in time for a press event announcing the first QANTAS Boeing 787-9 routes points to some sort of special livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VYB Returns from Singapore Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VYB, which has been under maintenance at Singapore since 19th March, returned to service this evening operating QF72 Singapore – Perth. The aircraft has been repainted into QANTAS New ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXT Returns from Singapore Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXT, which has been under maintenance at Singapore since 21st December 2015, returned to service this evening operating QF72 Singapore – Perth. The aircraft has been repainted into QANTAS New ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBE Returns from Singapore Maintenance.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBE, which has been under maintenance at Singapore since 28th October, positioned Singapore – Sydney this morning as QF6012. The aircraft has been repainted from Jetstar into QANTAS New ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXQ Revealed as RetroRoo II.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXQ, which has been under maintenance at Townsville since 31st October, positioned Townsville – Sydney as QF6195 very early this morning to be unveiled as RetroRoo II, the second Boeing 737-838 in the QANTAS fleet to wear a former QANTAS livery. The aircraft later returned to service operating QF562 Sydney – Brisbane.

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QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBK Returns from Singapore Maintenance.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBK, which has been under maintenance at Singapore since August 22nd, positioned Singapore – Brisbane as QF6010 this afternoon. The aircraft has been repainted from Jetstar into QANTAS New ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPE Returns from Singapore Maintenance.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPE, which has been under maintenance at Singapore since 25th April, returned to service this evening operating QF82 Singapore – Sydney. The aircraft has been repainted into QANTAS New ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXL Returns from Seletar Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXL, which has been under maintenance at Seletar since January 6th, positioned Seletar – Darwin – Brisbane this morning as QF6008. The aircraft has been repainted into QANTAS New ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXO Returns from Seletar Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXO, which has been under maintenance at Seletar since December 21st, positioned Seletar – Brisbane this morning as QF6008. The aircraft has been repainted into QANTAS New ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXI Returns from Seletar Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXI, which has been under maintenance at Seletar since 14th November, positioned Seletar – Brisbane this morning as QF6014. The aircraft has been repainted into QANTAS New ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXK Returns from Seletar Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXK, which has been under maintenance at Seletar since 24th September, positioned Seletar – Melbourne this afternoon as QF6014. The aircraft has been repainted into New ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXB Returns from Seletar Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXB, which has been under maintenance at Seletar since September 8th, positioned Seletar – Darwin this morning as QF6014. The aircraft has lost its Yananyi Dreaming scheme for the QANTAS New ‘Roo livery with a small decal of the Yananyi livery behind the cockpit windows.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBA Returns from Singapore Maintenance.

Former Jetstar A330-200 VH-EBA, which has been under maintenance at Singapore since 23rd August, positioned Singapore – Brisbane for further maintenance late tonight as QF6006. The aircraft has been repainted into QANTAS New ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPC Returns from Singapore Maintenance.

QANTAS A330-300 VH-QPC, which has been under maintenance at Singapore since 16th July, returned to service this evening operating QF82 Singapore – Sydney. The aircraft has been repainted into New ‘Roo livery and is the first A330-300 to appear in this scheme.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBB Returns from Singapore Maintenance.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBB, which has been under maintenance at Singapore since June 26th, positioned Singapore – Brisbane this evening as QF6006. The aircraft has been repainted from Jetstar into QANTAS New ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXU Returns from Seletar Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXU, which has been under maintenance at Seletar since 20th June, positioned Seletar – Darwin – Melbourne this morning as QF6014. The aircraft has been repainted into New ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBR Returns from Singapore Maintenance.

QANTAS A330-200 VH-EBR, which has been under maintenance at Singapore since March 7th, positioned Singapore – Brisbane this morning as QF6006. The aircraft has been repainted from Jetstar into QANTAS New ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXJ Returns from Seletar Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXJ, which has been under maintenance at Seletar since 24th December 2013, positioned Seletar – Brisbane this morning as QF6020. The aircraft has been repainted into New ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXR Returns from Seletar Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXR, which has been under maintenance at Seletar since 27th July, positioned Seletar – Darwin – Brisbane as QF6020 this morning. The aircraft has been repainted into New ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXF Returns from Seletar Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXF positioned Seletar – Darwin this evening as QF6020 newly repainted into New ‘Roo livery. The aircraft will return to service as QF829 Darwin – Sydney in the early hours of tomorrow. Sister VH-VXG, which operated QF846 Sydney – Darwin this evening, will continue on to Seletar tomorrow.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXE Returns from Seletar Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXE, which has been under maintenance at Seletar since 23rd October, positioned Seletar – Darwin this evening as QF6020 and will re-enter service tomorrow as QF829 Darwin – Sydney. The aircraft has been repainted into New ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXC Returns from Seletar Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXC, which has been under maintenance at Seletar since 10th october, positioned Seletar – Darwin this morning as QF6020 then re-entered service as QF839 Darwin – Melbourne. The aircraft has been repainted into QANTAS New ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS B737-800 VH-VXC Returns from Seletar Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 737-838 VH-VXC, which has been under maintenance at Seletar since 10th October, positioned Seletar – Darwin as QF6020 this morning and returned to service as QF839 Darwin – Melbourne. The aircraft has been repainted into New ‘Roo livery.

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJA Returns with Refreshed Paint.

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJA, which has been out of service at Sydney since 23rd July, returned to service operating QF5 Sydney – Singapore –Frankfurt today having had its paint refreshed. It retains its existing livery and does not have a new ‘roo.

QANTAS B747-400ER VH-OEG Returns from Hong Kong Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 747-438ER VH-OEG, which has been under maintenance at Hong Kong since 27th March, positioned Hong Kong –  Sydney today as QF6022 from Hong Kong. The aircraft has been repainted into the QANTAS New ‘Roo livery..

QANTAS B747-400 VH-OJB Returns from New Iberia Maintenance.

QANTAS Boeing 747-438 VH-OJB, which has been under maintenance at New Iberia since 11th March, positioned New Iberia – Los Angeles as QF6024 today then returned to service as QF108 Los Angeles – Sydney. The aircraft is now in standard 1984 livery and has been re-named “Mount Isa”.