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23rd May 2017 - VH-YIW Positions for Sydney - Ayers Rock Charter.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIW positioned Melbourne - Sydney as VA9901 this morning in order to operate a Sydney - Ayers Rock charter as VA9001. The aircraft then positioned Ayers Rock - Melbourne as VA9900.


23rd May 2017 - VH-VUP VA1384 Melbourne Diversion.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-VUP operating VA1384 Brisbane - Adelaide diverted via Melbourne this morning due to weather at Adelaide.

23rd May 2017 - VH-ZPR VA402 Melbourne Diversion.

Embraer 190 VH-ZPR operating VA403 Sydney - Adelaide diverted via Melbourne this morning due to weather at Adelaide.

23rd May 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:

VA334 Brisbane - Melbourne

VA846 Sydney - Melbourne

VA863 Melbourne - Sydney

VA901 Sydney - Brisbane

VA916 Brisbane - Sydney

VA1391 Adelaide - Brisbane.

21st May 2017 - VH-VUR VA786 Rockhampton Rescue Mission.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-VUR operating VA786 Cairns - Brisbane diverted via Rockhampton this afternoon to collect passengers from the diverted VA610.

21st May 2017 - VH-BZG VA610 Rockhampton Diversion.

Virgin Atlantic Boeing 737-8FE VH-BZG operating VA610 Mackay - Brisbane diverted to Rockhampton this afternoon with emergency services on standby due to smoke in the cabin. The aircraft was able to position Rockhampton - Brisbane during the evening as VA9910.

21st May 2017 - VH-YFN Melbourne Training Mission.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YFN operated a Melbourne - Melbourne training circuit this morning making approaches to both runways.

21st May 2017 - VH-ZPK Returns from Mildura.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Embraer 190 VH-ZPK positioned Mildura - Brisbane as VA9920 this morning.

21st May 2017 - VH-YIY VA101 Coolangatta Diversion.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIV operating VA101 Wellington- Brisbane diverted via Coolangatta this morning due to weather at Brisbane.

21st May 2017 - VH-YIV VA46 Coolangatta Diversion.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIV operating VA46 Denpasar - Brisbane (depart Denpasar 20th May) diverted via Coolangatta this morning due to weather at Brisbane.

21st May 2017 - VH-VOT VA473 Coolangatta Diversion.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-VOT operating VA473 Perth - Brisbane (depart Perth 20th May) diverted via Coolangatta this morning due to weather at Brisbane.

20th May 2017 - VH-ZPK Mildura Technical Issue.

Embraer 190 VH-ZPK operated VA1614 Melbourne - Mildura this morning, however the return VA1615 was cancelled due to a technical issue.

19th May 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA804 Sydney - Melbourne

VA815 Melbourne - Sydney.

18th May 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA367 Brisbane - Townsville

VA372 Townsville - Brisbane

VA1263 Brisbane - Emerald

VA1265 Brisbane - Emerald

VA1266 Emerald - Brisbane

VA1281 Sydney - Hamilton Island

VA1282 Hamilton Island - Sydney

VA1497 Brisbane - Hamilton Island

VA1498 Hamilton Island - Brisbane

VA1665 Brisbane - Moranbah

VA1666 Moranbah - Brisbane

VA1751 Melbourne - Hamilton Island

VA1754 Hamilton Island - Melbourne.

17th May 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA367 Brisbane - Townsville

VA372 Townsville - Brisbane.

16th May 2017 - VH-VBY Positions to Christchurch Maintenance.

Boeing 737-7FE VH-VUK positioned Brisbane - Christchurch for maintenance late tonight as VA9948.

16th May 2017 - VH-VUK Returns from Christchurch Maintenance.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-VUK, which has been under maintenance at Christchurch since 6th May, positioned Christchurch - Brisbane this evening as VA9947.

15th May 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA206 Adelaide - Melbourne

VA223 Melbourne - Adelaide

VA648 Sydney - Canberra

VA657 Canberra - Sydney

VA810 Sydney - Melbourne

VA827 Melbourne - Sydney

VA869 Melbourne - Sydney

VA947 Sydney - Brisbane

VA956 Melbourne - Sydney.

15th May 2017 - VH-YIH VA46 Coolangatta Diversion.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIH operating VA46 Denpasar - Brisbane (depart Denpasar 14th May) diverted via Coolangatta this morning due to weather at Brisbane.

15th May 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA206 Adelaide - Melbourne

VA231 Melbourne - Adelaide

VA313 Melbourne - Brisbane

VA318 Brisbane - Melbourne

VA324 Brisbane - Melbourne

VA327 Melbourne - Brisbane

VA337 Melbourne - Brisbane

VA367 Brisbane - Townsville

VA372 Townsville - Brisbane

VA804 Sydney - Melbourne

VA807 Melbourne - Sydney

VA810 Sydney - Melbourne

VA820 Sydney - Melbourne

VA827 Melbourne - Sydney

VA830 Sydney - Melbourne

VA841 Melbourne - Sydney

VA863 Melbourne - Sydney

VA920 Brisbane - Sydney

VA957 Sydney - Brisbane.

14th May 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA337 Melbourne - Brisbane

VA352 Brisbane - Melbourne

VA535 Sydney - Coolangatta

VA544 Coolangatta - Sydney

VA823 Melbourne - Sydney

VA838 Sydney - Melbourne

VA879 Melbourne - Sydney

VA886 Sydney - Melbourne

VA977 Sydney - Brisbane

VA978 Brisbane - Sydney

VA1186 Port Macquarie - Sydney

VA1187 Sydney - Port Macquarie

VA1763 Port Macquarie - Brisbane

VA1766 Brisbane - Port Macquarie.

13th May 2017 - VH-YIE Positions to Townsville Maintenance.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIB positioned Brisbane - Townsville for maintenance this afternoon as VA9901.

13th May 2017 - VH-YIF Returns from Townsville Maintenance.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIF, which has been under maintenance at Townsville since 28th April, positioned Townsville - Brisbane as VA9902 this moening then returned to service operating VA1392 Brisbane - Adelaide. The aircraft has been repainted following issues with the original Boeing finish.

13th May 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellation.

VA660 Sydney - Canberra did not operate today:

12th May 2017 - VH-ZPQ Newcastle Cancellation.

Embraer 190 VH-ZPQ operated VA1100 Brisbane - Newcastle this morning, however the return VA1101 was cancelled and the aircraft instead positioned back to Brisbane as VA9901.

12th May 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA331 Melbourne - Brisbane

VA346 Brisbane - Melbourne

VA869 Melbourne - Sydney

VA882 Sydney - Melbourne

VA1101 Newcastle - Brisbane.

11th May 2017 - VH-ZPL US Maintenance Move.

Withdrawn Embraer 190 VH-ZPL positioned Nashville - Lake Charles as VA9904 this afternoon for repaint for a new operator.

10th May 2017 - VH-ZPH Returns from Brisbane Maintenance.

Embraer 190 VH-ZPH, which has been under maintenance at Brisbane since 3rd May, returned to service early this morning operating VA1100 Brisbane - Newcastle.

10th May 2017 - VH-XFH Operates Darwin - Sydney Charter.

A330-200 VH-XFH operated a Darwin - Sydney charter as VA9000 in the early hours of this morning.

9th May 2017 - VH-YIV Queenstown Night Training.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIV spent the day out of service at Queenstown then operated Queenstown - Queenstown night approach training circuits this evening as VA9947, VA9948 and VA9949.

9th May 2017 - VH-XFH Positioning Flight.

A330-200 VH-XFH positioned Perth - Darwin this evening as VA9901.

9th May 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:

VA804 Sydney - Melbourne

VA810 Sydney - Melbourne

VA813 Melbourne - Sydney

VA869 Melbourne - Sydney.

8th May 2017 - VH-YIV Queenstown Night Training.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIV spent the day out of service at Queenstown then operated Queenstown - Queenstown night approach training circuits this evening as VA9947, VA9948, VA9949 and VA9944.

8th May 2017 - VH-YIY Continues from Christchurch.

Following its diversion last night, Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIY departed Christchurch this morning continuing yesterday’s diverted VA120 Brisbane - Dunedin, routing Christchurch - Dunedin as VA9552.

8th May 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:

VA810 Sydney - Melbourne

VA813 Melbourne - Sydney

VA901 Sydney - Brisbane

VA924 Brisbane - Sydney.

7th May 2017 - VH-YIY VA120 Christchurch Diversion.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIY operating VA120 Brisbane - Dunedin diverted to Christchurch late tonight due to weather at Dunedin.

7th May 2017 - VH-YIV Queenstown Night Training.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIV spent the day out of service at Queenstown then operated Queenstown - Queenstown night approach training circuits this evening as VA9947, VA9948, VA9949 and VA9944.

6th May 2017 - VH-YIV Queenstown Night Training.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIV spent the day out of service at Queenstown then operated two Queenstown - Queenstown night approach training circuits this evening as VA9948.

6th May 2017 - VH-VUK Positions to Christchurch Maintenance.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-VUK positioned Melbourne - Chistchurch for maintenance this afternoon as VA9946.

6th May 2017 - VH-YFX Enters Service.

Boeing 737-800 VH-YFX entered service this morning operating VA932 Brisbane - Sydney.

6th May 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellation.

VA313 Melbourne - Brisbane did not operate today:

5th May 2017 - VH-YIV Returns from Christchurch Mainttenance, Positions for Queenstown Night Training.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIV, which has been under maintenance at Christchurch since 1st May, positioned hristchurch - Queenstown this morning in order to operate a Queenstown - Queenstown night approach training circuit. Both operated as VA9948.

5th May 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:

VA328 Brisbane - Melbourne

VA804 Sydney - Melbourne

VA827 Melbourne - Sydney

VA865 Melbourne - Sydney

VA880 Sydney - Melbourne

VA956 Brisbane - Sydney

VA973 Sydney - Brisbane.

VA973 Sydney - Brisbane.


















































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































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14th April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:

VA101 Wellington - Brisbane

VA111 Auckland - Coolangatta

VA151 Auckland - Brisbane

VA333 Melbourne - Brisbane

VA352 Brisbane - Melbourne

VA640 Sydney - Canberra

VA641 Canberra - Sydney

VA713 Adelaide - Perth

VA714 Perth - Adelaide.

13th April 2017 - VH-YIY Returns from Townsville Maintenance.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIY, which has been under maintenance at Townsville since 29th March, positioned Townsville - Brisbane as VA9902 this afternoon then returned to service operating VA617 Brisbane - Mackay. The aircraft has been repainted following issues with the original Boeing finish.

13th April 2017 - VH-YIB Positions to Townsville Maintenance.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIB positioned Brisbane - Townsville for maintenance this afternoon as VA9901.

13th April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA106 Brisbane - Wellington

VA110 Coolangatta - Auckland

VA158 Brisbane - Auckland

VA800 Sydney - Melbourne

VA823 Melbourne - Sydney

VA887 Melbourne - Sydney

VA888 Sydney - Melbourne

VA1253 Brisbane - Rockhampton.

12th April 2017 - VH-VUK Returns from Cairns.

Following the technical issue it encountered on 10th April, Boeing 737-8FE VH-VUK positioned Cairns - Melbourne as VA9918 this morning then returned to service operating VS333 Melbourne- Brisbane.

12th April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA804 Sydney - Melbourne

VA809 Melbourne - Sydney

VA812 Sydney - Melbourne

VA833 Melbourne - Sydney

VA1721 Perth - Karratha

VA1722 Karratha - Perth.

11th April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA678 Perth - Melbourne

VA808 Sydney - Melbourne

VA811 Melbourne - Sydney

VA867 Melbourne - Sydney

VA874 Sydney - Melbourne.

10th April 2017 - VH-VUK Cairns Technical Issue.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-VUK operated VA1421 Sydney - Cairns this afternoon, however the return VA1426 was cancelled due to a technical issue.

10th April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA555 Sydney - Perth

VA648 Sydney - Canberra

VA651 Canberra - Sydney

VA806 Sydney - Melbourne

VA807 Melbourne - Sydney

VA858 Sydney - Melbourne

VA909 Sydney - Brisbane

VA1184 Port Macquarie - Sydney

VA1426 Cairns - Sydney

VA1721 Sydney - Karratha

VA1722 Karratha - Sydney.

9th April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA58 Port Vila - Brisbane

VA59 Brisbane - Port Vila

VA277 Melbourne - Canberra

VA278 Canberra - Melbourne

VA336 Brisbane - Melbourne

VA337 Melbourne - Brisbane

VA546 Coolangatta - Sydney

VA642 Sydney - Canberra

VA670 Sydney - Canberra

VA878 Sydney - Melbourne

VA893 Melbourne - Sydney

VA898 Sydney - Melbourne

VA1751 Melbourne - Hamilton Island

VA1754 Hamilton Island - Melbourne.

8th April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA625 Canberra - Sydney

VA820 Sydney - Melbourne

VA837 Melbourne - Sydney

VA1751 Melbourne - Hamilton Island

VA1754 Hamilton Island - Melbourne.

7th April 2017 - VH-YFX First Flight.

Boeing 737-800 VH-YFX made its first flight from Renton as BOE822 today and positioned Renton - Boeing Field.

7th April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA869 Melbourne - Sydney

VA872 Sydney - Melbourne

VA893 Melbourne - Sydney

VA1231 Brisbane - Rockhampton

VA1234 Rockhampton - Brisbane

VA1235 Brisbane - Rockhampton

VA1238 Rockhampton - Brisbane

VA1243 Brisbane - Rockhampton

VA1245 Brisbane - Rockhampton

VA1246 Rockhampton - Brisbane

VA1248 Rockhampton - Brisbane

VA1249 Brisbane - Rockhampton

VA1252 Rockhampton - Brisbane

VA1253 Brisbane - Rockhampton.

6th April 2017 - VH-YIT VA106 Christchurch Diversion.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIT operating VA106 Brisbane - Wellington 9depart Brisbane 5th April) diverted to Christchurch in the early hours of this morning due to weather at Wellington. The aircraft continued Christchurch - Wellington as VA9557 after around seven hours at Christchurch.

6th April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellation.

VA1702 Bundaberg - Brisbane did not operate today:

5th April 2017 - VH-FNY Seletar Test Flight.

Virgin Australia Regional Fokker 100 VH-FNY undertook a Seletar - Seletar test flight this morning as VA9925.

5th April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA1230 Rockhampton - Brisbane

VA1234 Rockhampton - Brisbane

VA1235 Brisbane - Rockhampton

VA1281 Sydney - Hamilton Island

VA1281 Hamilton Island - Sydney.

4th April 2017 - VH-VPD Operates VS24 Los Angeles - Melbourne Re-starts.

Virgin Atlantic re-started service on the Los Angeles - Melbourne route today with Boeing 777-3ZGER VH-VPD operating VS24.

4th April 2017 - VH-YIH Returns from Nadi.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIH positioned Nadi - Melbourne this evening as VA9944.

4th April 2017 - VH-VPF Operates VS23 as Melbourne - Los Angeles Re-starts.

Virgin Atlantic re-started service on the Melbourne - Los Angeles route today with Boeing 777-3ZGER VH-VPF operating VS23.

4th April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:

VA135 Christchurch - Sydney

VA648 Sydney - Canberra

VA657 Canberra - Sydney

VA869 Melbourne - Sydney

VA1230 Rockhampton - Brisbane

VA1231 Brisbane - Rockhampton

VA1234 Rockhampton - Brisbane

VA1235 Brisbane - Rockhampton

VA1281 Sydney - Hamilton Island

VA1282 Hamilton Island - Sydney

VA1751 Melbourne - Hamilton Island

VA1752 Hamilton Island - Melbourne.

3rd April 2017 - VH-YIH Nadi Technical Issue.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIH operated VA185 Melbourne - Nadi this morning, however the return VA184 was cancelled due to a technical issue.

3rd April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA184 Nadi - Melbourne

VA713 Adelaide - Perth

VA804 Sydney - Melbourne

VA1163 Sydney - Coffs Harbour

VA1164 Coffs Harbour - Sydney

VA1230 Rockhampton - Brisbane

VA1243 Brisbane - Rockhampton

VA1245 Brisbane - Rockhampton

VA1246 Rockhampton - Brisbane

VA1248 Rockhampton - Brisbane

VA1253 Brisbane - Rockhampton.

2nd April 2017 - VH-YFQ Returns from Christchurch Maintenance.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YFQ, which has been under maintenance at Christchurch since 27th March, positioned Christchurch - Melbourne this afternoon as VA9947.

2nd April 2017 - VH-VPF Returns from Singapore Maintenance.

Boeing 777-3ZGER VH-VPF, which has been under maintenance at Singapore since 18th March, positioned Singapore - Melbourne this afternoon as VA9940.

2nd April 2017 - VH-YIA Operates Brisbane - Rockhampton Extra.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIA operated an additional Brisbane - Rockhampton rotation early this afternoon as VA9537/VA9538.

2nd April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:

VA718 Perth - Adelaide

VA876 Sydney - Melbourne

VA899 Melbourne - Sydney

VA1281 Sydney - Hamilton Island

VA1282 Hamilton Island - Sydney

VA1496 Hamilton Island - Brisbane

VA1751 Melbourne - Hamilton Island

VA1754 Hamilton Island - Melbourne.

1st April 2017 - VH-YIB Operates Brisbane - Hamilton Island Extra.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIB operated an additional Brisbane - Hamilton Island sector as VA9545 this morning in place of the regular VA1497 service. The aircraft then operated the regular VA1498 Hamilton Island - Sydney.

1st April 2017 - VH-YIA Operates Brisbane - Hamilton Island Extras.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIA operated an additional Brisbane - Hamilton Island rotation early this morning as VA9531/VA9530.

1st April 2017 - VH-YFE VA600 Rockhampton Diversion.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YFE operating VA600 Mackay - Brisbane diverted via Rockhmapton this morning.

1st April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA552 Perth - Sydney

VA1114 Proserpine - Brisbane

VA1115 Brisbane - Proserpine

VA1116 Proserpine - Brisbane

VA1117 Brisbane - Proserpine

VA1281 Sydney - Hamilton

VA1282 Hamilton Island - Sydney

VA1751 Melbourne - Hamilton Island

VA1752 Hamilton Island - Melbourne.

31st March 2017 - VH-YIO Positioning Flight.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIO, which spent most of the day out of service at Melbourne, positioned Melbourne - Sydney this evening in order to operate VA79 Sydney - Apia.

31st March 2017 - VH-VUC Positioning Flight.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-VUC positioned Brisbane - Sydney this afternoon as VA9548 after arriving as VA943 from Sydney.

31st March 2017 - VH-YVD Operates Brisbane - Hamilton Island Extra.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YVA operated an additional Brisbane - Hamilton Island sector as VA9539 early this afternoon operating in place of the regular VA1497 service. The aircraft then operated today’s scheduled VA1498 Hamilton Island - Brisbane.

31st March 2017 - VH-ZPO Returns from Cairns.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Embraer 190 VH-ZPO positioned Cairns - Brisbane this afternoon as VA9912.

31st March 2017 - VH-YVA Operates Sydney - Hamilton Island Extra.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YVA operated an additional Sydney - Hamilton Island sector as VA9547 this morning operating in place of the regular VA1281 service. The aircraft then operated today’s scheduled VA1282 Hamilton Island - Sydney.

31st March 2017 - VH-YIV Operates Brisbane - Hamilton Island Extras.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIE operated an additional Brisbane - Hamilton Island rotation early this morning as VA9557/VA9540.

31st March 2017 - VH-YIE Operates Brisbane - Hamilton Island Extras.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIE operated an additional Brisbane - Hamilton Island rotation in the early hours of this morning as VA9555/VA9536.







































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































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4th May 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:

VA100 Brisbane - Wellington

VA328 Brisbane - Melbourne

VA956 Brisbane - Sydney

VA973 Sydney - Brisbane.

3rd May 2017 - VH-ZPH Positions to Brisbane Maintenance.

Embraer 190 VH-ZPH, which spent yesterday and most of today out of service at Sydney, positioned Sydney - Brisbane for maintenance this evening as VA9907.

3rd May 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:

VA101 Wellington - Brisbane

VA110 Coolangatta - Auckland

VA111 Auckland - Coolangatta.

2nd May 2017 - VH-FNN Returns from Karratha.

Following the technical issue it encountered yesterday, Virgin Australia Regional Fokker 100 VH-FNN positioned Karratha - Perth early this evening as VA9922.

2nd May 2017 - VH-YIB Hobart Technical Issue.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIB overnighted at Hobart after arriving as VA1332 from Melbourne yesterday evening, however its scheduled return to Melbourne as VA1313 was cancelled this morning due to a technical issue. The aircraft was able to position Hobart - Melbourne early in the evening as VA9901.

2nd May 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA816 Sydney - Melbourne

VA854 Sydney - Melbourne

VA879 Melbourne - Sydney

VA905 Sydney - Brisbane

VA1313 Hobart - Melbourne.

1st May 2017 - VH-FNR Karratha Technical Issue.

Following the earlier Fokker 100 technical issue at Karratha, Virgin Atlantic Regional Fokker 100 VH-FNR positioned Perth -Karratha as VA9921 this evening in order to operate the delayed VA1728 Karratha - Perth.

1st May 2017 - VH-FNN Karratha Technical Issue.

Virgin Australia Regional Fokker 100 VH-FNN operated VA1727 Perth - Karratha this afternoon, however it was unable to operate the return VA1728 due to a technical issue.

1st May 2017 - Virgin Atlantic Announce Perth - Canberra Service.

Virgin Atlantic today announced a twice weekly Perth - Canberra service to commence on 6th August 2017. Schedules are as follows:

VA590 Perth 1235 - Canberra 1825  Thursdays and Sundays

VA589 Canberra 1900 - Perth 2140  Thursdays and Sundays.

1st May 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:

VA271 Melbourne - Canberra

VA274 Canberra - Melbourne

VA328 Brisbane - Melbourne

VA630 Sydney - Canberra

VA809 Melbourne - Sydney

VA871 Melbourne - Sydney

VA924 Brisbane - Sydney.

30th April 2017 - VH-YIV Positions to Christchurch Maintenance..

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIV positioned Melbourne - Christchurch for maintenance late tonight as VA9948.

30th April 2017 - VH-VUO Returns from Christchurch Maintenance..

Boeing 737-8FE VH-VUO, which has been under maintenance at Christchurch since 26th April, positioned Christchurch - Melbourne this evening as VA9947.

30th April 2017 - VH-XFG Operates Sydney - Townsville Charter.

A330-200 VH-XFG operated a Sydney - Townsville charter early this morning as VA9003. The aircraft then positioned Townsville - Melbourne as VA9900.

30th April 2017 - VH-YIH Positioning Flight.

Following its diversion last night Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIH positioned Auckland - Christchurch as VA9942 early this morning in order to operate the delayed VA125 Christchurch - Brisbane.

30th April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:

VA830 Sydney - Melbourne

VA951 Sydney - Brisbane.

29th April 2017 - VH-YIH VA132 Auckland Diversion.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIH operating VA132 Melbourne - Christchurch diverted to Auckland late tonight due to weather at Christchurch.

29th April 2017 - VH-XFG Operates Adelaide - Sydney Charter.

A330-200 VH-XFG operated an Adelaide - Sydney charter early this morning as VA9001.

29th April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA820 Sydney - Melbourne

VA853 Melbourne - Sydney.

28th April 2017 - VH-XFG Operates Melbourne - Adelaide Service.

A330-200 VH-XFG operated VA239 Melbourne - Adelaide this evening in place of the usual Boeing 737-800 in order to be in place for a charter scheduled for tomorrow morning. This is the first use of an A330-200 on a regular scheduled service into Adelaide.

28th April 2017 - VH-FSQ Positions to Seletar Maintenance.

Virgin Australia Regional Fokker 100 VH-FSQ positioned Perth - Newman - Port Hedland - Seletar for maintenance late this morning  as VA9940.

28th April 2017 - VH-YIF Positions to Townsville Maintenance.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIF positioned Brisbane - Townsville for maintenance this morning as VA9901.

28th April 2017 - VH-YIB Returns from Townsville Maintenance.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIB, which has been under maintenance at Townsville since 13th April, positioned Townsville - Brisbane as VA9902 early this morning then returned to service operating VA605 Brisbane - Mackay. The aircraft has been repainted following issues with the original Boeing finish.

28th April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:

VA858 Sydney - Melbourne

VA869 Melbourne - Sydney

VA877 Melbourne - Sydney

VA882 Sydney - Melbourne.

26th April 2017 - VH-ZPC Leaves Australia.

Withdrawn Embraer 190 VH-ZPC, which has been at Brisbane since 11th March, positioned Brisbane - Apia as VA9901 this morning and will continue Apia - Honolulu - Van Nuys - Nashville.

26th April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA256 Canberra - Melbourne

VA269 Melbourne - Canberra

VA318 Brisbane - Melbourne

VA327 Melbourne - Brisbane

VA808 Sydney - Melbourne

VA863 Melbourne - Sydney

VA871 Melbourne - Sydney

VA878 Sydney - Melbourne

VA947 Sydney - Brisbane

VA965 Sydney - Brisbane

VA966 Brisbane - Sydney

VA970 Brisbane - Sydney.

25th April 2017 - VH-VUO Positions to Christchurch Maintenance.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-VUO positioned Melbourne - Christchurch for maintenance late tonight as VA9948.

24th April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA804 Sydney - Melbourne

VA807 Melbourne - Sydney

VA846 Sydney - Melbourne

VA863 Melbourne - Sydney.

23rd April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA652 Sydney - Canberra

VA657 Canberra - Sydney.

22nd April 2017 - VH-YIU Returns from Christchurch Maintenance.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIU, which has been under maintenance at Christchurch since 18th April, positioned Christchurch - Melbourne this evening as VA9947.

22nd April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA309 Melbourne - Brisbane

VA322 Brisbane - Melbourne

VA642 Sydney - Canberra

VA739 Melbourne - Coolangatta

VA740 Coolangatta - Melbourne

VA815 Melbourne - Sydney

VA823 Melbourne - Sydney

VA834 Sydney - Melbourne.

21st April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA231 Melbourne - Adelaide

VA236 Adelaide - Melbourne

VA271 Melbourne - Canberra

VA274 Canberra - Melbourne

VA279 Melbourne - Canberra

VA284 Canberra - Melbourne

VA323 Melbourne - Brisbane

VA332 Brisbane - Melbourne

VA337 Melbourne - Brisbane

VA352 Brisbane - Melbourne

VA661 Canberra - Sydney

VA741 Melbourne - Coolangatta

VA742 Coolangatta - Melbourne

VA753 Melbourne - Coolangatta

VA827 Melbourne - Sydney

VA834 Sydney - Melbourne

VA854 Sydney - Melbourne

VA868 Sydney - Melbourne

VA869 Melbourne - Sydney

VA879 Melbourne - Sydney.

20th April 2017 - VH-YIJ VA36 Adelaide Diversion.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIJ operating VA36 Denpasar - Sydney (depart Denpasar 19th April) diverted via Adelaide this morning in what appears to have been a planned operation.

20th April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA846 Sydney - Melbourne

VA1667 Brisbane - Moranbah

VA1668 Moranbah - Brisbane.

19th April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellations.

The following Virgin Australia flights did not operate today:


VA252 Canberra - Melbourne

VA625 Canberra - Sydney

VA654 Sydney - Canberra

VA804 Sydney - Melbourne

VA819 Melbourne - Sydney

VA917 Sydney - Brisbane

VA938 Brisbane - Sydney.

18th April 2017 - VH-YFX Delivered.

Boeing 737-800 VH-YFX commenced its delivery flight today routing Boeing Field - Lihua as VA9940. The aircraft is expected to continue Lihue - Nadi - Brisbane.

18th April 2017 - Withdrawn E190 VH-ZPI Leaves Australia.

Withdrawn Embraer 190 VH-ZPI positioned Brisbane - Apia as VA9901 this morning and will continue Apia - Honolulu - Van Nuys - Nashville.

17th April 2017 - VH-YIU Positions to Christchurch Maintenance.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIU positioned Melbourne - Christchurch for maintenance late tonight as VA9946.

16th April 2017 - VH-YFE VA1435 Perth Disruptive Passenger Return.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YFE operating VA1435 Perth - Darwin was around 40 minutes into the flight this afternoon when it turned back to Perth due to a disruptive passengers on board.

15th April 2017 - VH-ZPI Withdrawn.

Embraer 190 VH-ZPI was withdrawn from service at Brisbane this evening after arriving as VA935 from Sydney.

15th April 2017 - Virgin Australia Flight Cancellation.

VA212 Adelaide - Melbourne did not operate today.

14th April 2017 - VH-YIO Operates Brisbane - Auckland Extra.

Boeing 737-8FE VH-YIO operated an additional Brisbane - Auckland rotation this morning as VA9550/VA9551.

14th April 2017 - VH-FNY Returns from Seletar Maintenance.

Virgin Australia Regional Fokker 100 VH-FNY positioned Seletar - Port Hedland - Perth as VA9942 this morning following maintenance.