Member since 07 Jan 2016
Total posts 52
For those who may be interested, between July 7 and August 31 Qantas will be operating the new 787 Dreamliner twice daily on domestic services between Melbourne and Brisbane. Visit the Qantas website to see the applicable flight numbers and times.
Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 18 Aug 2017
Total posts 42
Wish they would put them on the PER-BNE-PER instead of nearly 5 hours in a single 737-800
Cathay Pacific - The Marco Polo Club
Member since 11 Jun 2018
Total posts 58
Anyone knows why 787s are fitted in this domestic route? Is it a peak season or this is a temporary arrangement before operating in international routes? Thanks.
Member since 26 May 2014
Total posts 306
The 5th 787 is due to be delivered early July. The BNE-MEL route suppprts the BNE base startup and circulating aircraft through the routes out of MEL until they have the 6th 787 and start BNE-LAX services.
Member since 05 May 2016
Total posts 297
Are just two 787 enough to do BNE-LAX-JFK services?
Member since 30 May 2013
Total posts 118
They currently do that route with two 747's, so I'd say so.
Member since 05 May 2017
Total posts 12
Blast! I just booked a trip to BNE-MEL-BNE last week too, and the 787 is the 2nd flight after the one I chose. :(
Member since 15 Jan 2018
Total posts 3
Need to do some ADL - SYD with the 787
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