British Airways B787-9 G-ZBKH Not Delivered.

British Airways Boeing 787-9 G-ZBKH was scheduled to be delivered Paine Field – London Heathrow this evening but was unable to leave Paine Field due to a nose wheel steering fault.

Ethiopian Airlines B787-8 ET-ATL Delivered.

Boeing 787-8 l/n 12, Ethiopian Airlines ET-ATL, was delivered Paine Field – Addis Ababa this morning as ETH9201. The aircraft is in 24J/246Y configuration and Ethiopian Airlines livery.

Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKK Positioning Flight.

Boeing 787-8 l/n 321, Jetstar VH-VKK, positioned Coolangatta – Cairns as JQ7990 this morning after arriving as JQ12 from Tokyo Narita. The aircraft then operated JQ25 Cairns – Tokyo Narita.

Air New Zealand B787-9 ZK-NZE Operates Domestic Extras.

Air New Zealand Boeing 787-9 ZK-NZE operated an additional Auckland – Wellington sector this morning as NZ1911. The aircraft then remained on the ground at Wellington until late in the afternoon when it operated back to Auckland as NZ1912.

British Airways B787-9 G-ZBKK Delivered.

British Airways Boeing 787-9 G-ZBKK 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 ninth Boeing 787-9 for the airline.

Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKJ Positioning Flight.

Jetstar Boeing 787-8 VH-VKJ positioned Brisbane – Coolangatta as JQ8994 this morning after arriving as JQ58 from Denpasar. The aircraft then operated JQ11 Coolangatta – Tokyo Narita.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJA Returns from Chennai.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 17th June, Boeing 787-8 l/n 108, British Airways G-ZBJA, departed Chennai this morning for London Heathrow as BA36D. Despite the use of the BA36D callsign this appears to be a positioning flight.

Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKJ Operates Denpasar Extra.

Jetstar Boeing 787-8 VH-VKJ operated a Melbourne – Denpasar sector as JQ1035 in the early hours of this morning then operated last night’s delayed JQ38 Denpasar – Sydney as JQ38D.

Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKD Continues from Darwin.

Following its technical diversion yesterday, Boeing 787-8 l/n 142, Jetstar VH-VKD, departed Darwin this evening continuing yesterday’s diverted JQ37 Sydney – Denpasar routing Darwin – Denpasar as JQ1037. The aircraft then operated yesterday’s delayed JQ38 Denpasar – Sydney as JQ1038.

Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKE Positioning Flight.

Jetstar Boeing 787-8 VH-VKE positioned Cairns – Coolangatta as JQ8990 this morning after arriving as JQ26 from Tokyo Narita. The aircraft then operated JQ11 Coolangatta – Tokyo Narita.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJA Chennai Technical Issue.

Boeing 787-8 l/n 108, British Airways G-ZBJA, arrived into Chennai early this morning as BA35 from London Heathrow (depart London Heathrow 16th June), however the return BA36 was cancelled due to a technical issue.

Jetstar B787-8 VH-VKD JQ37 Darwin Diversion.

Jetstar Boeing 787-8 VH-VKD operating JQ37 Sydney – Denpasar diverted to Darwin late tonight. Passengers have been accommodated overnight. The return JQ38 has been delayed overnight.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJB Vienna Diversion.

British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJB operating BA276 Hyderabad – London Heathrow diverted via Vienna this morning. This shows in GDS systems as a planned operation for a cabin crew change but was explained to passengers as a fuel stop due to the aircraft having to re-route to the south of Pakistan due to a closure of Pakistan air space.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJF Returns to Service.

Following its technical return to London Heathrow yesterday, British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJF returned to service this afternoon operating today’s scheduled BA277 London Heathrow – Hyderabad, returning tomorrow as BA276 Hyderabad – London Heathrow. This appears to be yesterday’s delayed service.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJG Operates Delayed Hyderabad Service.

Following the technical return of yesterday’s BA277 London Heathrow – Hyderabad to London Heathrow, the delayed flight was operated this after by British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJG as BA277D. With two aircraft arriving into Hyderabad today there is only one rested crew available and so the aircraft will overnight at Hyderabad.

British Airways B787-8 G-ZBJF BA277 Heathrow Technical Return.

British Airways Boeing 787-8 G-ZBJF operating BA277 London Heathrow – Hyderabad was close to Trabzon this evening when it turned back to London Heathrow due to a technical issue, arriving into London after midnight. The flight has been rescheduled for tomorrow with the return BA276 cancelled.

Virgin Atlantic B787-9 G-VFAN Delivered.

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 787-9 G-VFAN was delivered Charleston – London Heathrow as VS827P this evening. The aircraft is in 31J/35W/198Y configuration and Billboard livery and is named “Pin Up Girl”. This brings the Virgin Atlantic B787-9 fleet up to thirteen aircraft.

Qatar Airways B787-8 A7-BCU QR971 Phnom Penh Return.

Qatar Airways Boeing 787-8 A7-BCU operating the Phnom Penh – Ho Chi Minh City sector of QR971 Phnom Penh – Ho Chi Minh City – Doha returned to Phnom Penh late this afternoon. This appears to have been due to weather at Ho Chi Minh City. The aircraft was able to operate the full Phnom Penh – Ho Chi Minh City – Doha route shortly afterwards as QR971D.