Member since 17 Apr 2013
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Member since 26 May 2014
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You can see the history of aircraft allocation on TheQantasSource route tracker page. Look for VH-OEB or VH-OJM for the 2 non reburbished 747s, or just F seating in the configuration column. About 50% in the last week, but less than that on average over May. Can also check the future allocations on ExpertFlyer, but limited searches without subscribing. No guarantee you won't get a change after booking.
Member since 04 Oct 2016
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Amadeus GDS gives me the old unrefurbished 744 (the one with F upfront) for 5 Jun, and refurbished plane for 6-10 June (however, it has happened to me in the past that the plane was switched 24 hours before departure). I hope this helps.
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