Air New Zealand B787-9 ZK-NZH Delivered.

Air New Zealand Boeing 787-9 ZK-NZH was delivered Paine Field – Auckland this evening as NZ6094. The aircraft is in White/Black Fern Livery and 18J/21W/263Y configuration. This brings the Boeing 787-9 fleet up to six aircraft.

Qatar Airways Announce Birmingham Service.

Qatar Airways today announced an 8 x weekly Doha – Birmingham Boeing 787-8 service to commence on 30th March 2016. Schedules are as follows:

QR35 Doha 0125 – Birmingham 0645 Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays
QR36 Birmingham 0915 – Doha 1805 Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays.

QR33 Doha 0730 – Birmingham 1250 Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, Sundays
QR34 Birmingham 1500 – Doha 2350 Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, Sundays..

British Airways B787-9 G-ZBKB Enters Service.

Boeing 787-9 l/n 357, British Airways G-ZBKB, entered service this evening operating BA257 London Heathrow – Delhi. This was the first British Airways Boeing 787-9 flight to operate as a fully sold Four Class service.

British Airways B787-9 G-ZBKC Delivered.

Boeing 787-9 l/n 360, British Airways G-ZBKC, was delivered Paine Field – London Heathrow this evening as BA9158. The aircraft is in White Union Flag with Crest livery and 8F/42J/39W/127Y configuration. This is the third Boeing 787-9 for the airline.

Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKG Positioning Flight.

Jetstar Boeing 787-8 VH-VKG operated the final JQ997 Cairns – Fukuoka of this year’s short series then positioned Fukuoka – Coolangatta as JQ7992.

British Airways B787-9 G-ZBKB Delivered.

Boeing 787-9 l/n 357, British Airways G-ZBKB, was delivered Paine Field – London Heathrow this evening as BA9158. The aircraft is in White Union Flag with Crest livery and 8F/42J/39W/127Y configuration. This is the second Boeing 787-9 for the airline.

Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKB Positions for Fukuoka Inaugural.

Jetstar Boeing 787-8 VH-VKB operated JQ15 Cairns – Osaka Kansai this morning, then positioned Osaka Kansai – Fukuoka as JQ7991 in order to operate the inaugural JQ996 Fukuoka – Cairns. This service will run for a limited period only.

British Airways B787-9 G-ZBKA Enters Service.

British Airways Boeing 787-9 G-ZBKA entered service this afternoon operating BA191 London Heathrow – Austin. This was sold as a Three Class service. It is understood that the aircraft will rotate through all current Boeing 787-8 stations with the First Class cabin left onsold in order to familiarise ground staff with the larger aircraft, before commencing Four Class operations on October 25th.