Archive for October, 2013

QANTAS increases its A380 utilisation rate

Oct 16, 2013 No Comments by

QANTAS is set to increase its utilisation rate for its Flagship A380 aircraft. Starting from 04 November, the present 4 times weekly A380 service from Sydney to Hong Kong will increase to 5 replacing the 747. The remaining 2 weekly services on Tues/Wed will remain as 747. It is during the peak holiday season in […]

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Jetstar 787 – inaugural flight setback

Oct 11, 2013 No Comments by

Jetstar’s 787 has already experienced some set backs. A route proving non revenue flight from Melbourne to the Gold Coast today, 11 October has been cancelled. The reason is unknown. Jetstar’s first commercial revenue flight was slated to commence on 13 November from Melbourne to Cairns as flight JQ 944. In a very subtle manner […]

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Jetstar 787 “Dreamliner” arrives on 09 October 2013

Oct 04, 2013 No Comments by

Jetstar’s long awaited 787-8 “Dreamliner” will finally arrive in Melbourne Tullamarine next week. QANTAS Group CEO Alan Joyce, Jetstar Group CEO Jayne Hrdlicka along with a select group of people will be on this special delivery flight from Boeing’s Paine Field, Everett, USA. The specially numbered fight JQ7878 is scheduled to leave Paine Field on […]

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Jetstar announces Adelaide – Bali flights from 18 December 2013

Oct 03, 2013 No Comments

Jetstar is set to announce its second international destination from Adelaide, with the launch of flights to Denpasar, Bali from 18 December 2013. Flights are set to operate thrice weekly with single class Airbus A320 aircraft. Virgin Australia already operates five weekly services to Bali from Adelaide offering two class 737 services. As previously announced, Jetstar […]

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