Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKL Returns from Singapore.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Boeing 787-8 l/n 257, Jetstar VH-VKI, departed Singapore this evening operating today’s scheduled JQ8 Singapore – Melbourne.

Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKI Singapore Flight Switch.

Jetstar Boeing 787-8 VH-VKI operated today’s JQ7 Melbourne – Singapore, then turned around to operate yesterday’s delayed JQ8 Singapore – Melbourne as JQ7008.

 

Virgin Atlantic B787-9 G-VAHH VS207 Hong Kong Return.

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 787-9 G-VAHH operating VS207 Hong Kong – London Heathrow was at 32,000 ft close to Guilin when it turned back to Hong Kong for a safe landing due to a technical issue. Passengers have been accommodated overnight.

Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKH Returns from Cairns.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 25th February, Jetstar Boeing 787-8 VH-VKH positioned Cairns – Sydney this morning as JQ7992 then returned to service operating JQ27 Sydney – Phuket.

Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKH Cairns Technical Issue.

Jetstar Boeing 787-8 VH-VKH arrived into Cairns this morning as JQ26 from Tokyo Narita (depart Tokyo Narita 24th February), however the aircraft then encountered a technical issue causing an overnight delay to today’s JQ15 Cairns – Osaka Kansai.

Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKL Positioning Flight.

Jetstar Boeing 787-8 VH-VKL, which has been out of service at Brisbane since 16th February, positioned Brisbane – Melbourne this afternoon as JQ7991 then returned to service operating JQ23 Melbourne – Tokyo Narita.

Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKF Positioning Flight.

Jetstar Boeing 787-8 VH-VKF positioned Melbourne – Sydney this morning as JQ7996 after arriving as JQ8 from Singapore. The aircraft then operated JQ37 Sydney – Denpasar.

Virgin Atlantic B787-9 G-VWHO VS601 Lagos Diversion and Training Flights.

Boeing 787-9 l/n 313, Virgin Atlantic G-VWHO, operating VS601 London Heathrow – Johannesburg (depart London Heathrow 19th February) diverted via Lagos early this morning due to a medical emergency on board. On arrival at Johannesburg the aircraft operated a Johannesburg – Durban training rotation as VS853T/VA854T.

Virgin Atlantic B787-9 G-VOWS Durban Training Missions.

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 787-9 G-VOWS arrived into Johannesburg as VS601 from London Heathrow this morning (depart London Heathrow 18th February), then operated two Johannesburg – Durban training rotations as VS851T/VS852T and VS853T/VS854T. The aircraft then returned to the UK as VS602 Johannesburg – London Heathrow.

Virgin Atlantic B787-9 G-VNEW Durban Training Missions.

Boeing 787-9 l/n 218, Virgin Atlantic G-VNEW, arrived into Johannesburg as VS601 from London Heathrow this morning (depart London Heathrow 14th February), then operated two Johannesburg – Durban training rotations as VS851T/VS852T and VS853T/VS854T. The aircraft then returned to the UK as VS602 Johannesburg – London Heathrow.

Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKD JQ58 Darwin Diversion.

Jetstar Boeing 787-8 VH-VKD operating JQ58 Denpasar – Brisbane (depart Denpasar 12th February) diverted to Darwin in the early hours of this morning. The aircraft was able to position Darwin – Brisbane during the afternoon as JQ7992.

Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKJ Positioning Flight.

Jetstar Boeing 787-8 VH-VKJ positioned Brisbane – Melbourne as JQ7993 this morning after arriving as JQ58 from Denpasar. The aircraft then operated JQ43 Melbourne – Denpasar.

Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKA Positioning Flight.

Jetstar Boeing 787-8 VH-VKA positioned Brisbane – Cairns as JQ7996 this morning after arriving as JQ58 from Denpasar. The aircraft then operated JQ15 Cairns – Osaka Kansai.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJG BA69 Dublin Medical and Heathrow Diversions.

British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJG operating BA69 London Heathrow – Philadelphia was around two hours into its journey when it turned back to Dublin due to a medical emergency on board. Crew did not then have sufficient hours to reach Philadelphia and the aircraft therefore routed Dublin – London Heathrow where passengers were accommodated. As a result BA68 Philadelphia – London Heathrow as cancelled.

Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKA Positioning Flight.

Jetstar Boeing 787-8 VH-VKA positioned Melbourne – Sydney this afternoon after arriving as JQ36 from Denpasar. The aircraft then operated JQ37 Sydney – Denpasar.

Virgin Atlantic B787-9 G-VAHH Returns from Durban.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Virgin Atlantic Boeing 787-9 G-VAHH departed Durban this morning as training flight VS852T Durban – Johannesburg. The aircraft will then operate today’s scheduled VS602 Johannesburg – London Heathrow.

Virgin Atlantic B787-9 G-VOOH Rapid Johannesburg Turnaround.

Boeing 787-9 l/n 256, Virgin Atlantic G-VOOH, arrived into Johannesburg this morning as VS601 from London Heathrow (depart London Heathrow 4th February), then turned around to operate yesterday’s delayed VS602 Johannesburg – London Heathrow as a day flight as VS602A.

Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKK Positioning Flight.

Boeing 787-8 l/n 321, Jetstar VH-VKK, positioned Melbourne – Brisbane this evening as JQ7992 in order to operate the delayed JQ47 Brisbane – Melbourne.

Virgin Atlantic B787-9 G-VAHH Durban Training Mission and Technical Issue.

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 787-9 G-VAHH  arrived into Johannesburg as VS601 from London Heathrow (depart London Heathrow 3rd February) this morning, then operated a Johannesburg – Durban training sector as VS851T. However the aircraft encountered a technical issue at Durban meaning that it did not return to Johannesburg and tonight’s VS602 Johannesburg – London Heathrow has been delayed overnight.

Qatar Airways B787-8 A7-BCZ Delivered.

Qatar Airways Boeing 787-8 A7-BCZ was delivered Paine Field – Doha as QR3788 today. The aircraft is in 22J/232Y configuration and Large Logo/Medium Oryx livery. This brings the Boeing 787-8 fleet up to 26 aircraft.