Jan 4, 2016

Qantas QF71/72 aircraft rotation

Qantas B737-838 (W) VH-VXN c/n 33484 departed at 12.21hrs to Singapore Changi Airport (WSSS) as flight QF71 with this service terminating in Singapore. Hexcode: 7C6D99

The outbound return service from Singapore to Perth QF72 was operated by B737-838 (W) VH-VXT c/n 33760 arrived into Perth at 01.41hrs +1 landing RWY21. Hexcode: 7C6D9F

Note: This aircraft departed Perth to Singapore on December 21st 2015, when on that day it operated Qantas flight QF78 departing at 10.48hrs.

Updated & corrected: 05.01.16 @ 20.00hrs WST+8


  1. It actually operated QF77 because it was added on due to overbooking on QF71. The reason it didn't fly back was because there was no QF78 as QF72 was not overbooked