Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 07 Jul 2013
Total posts 65
Interested in working out the QF routes which still use a 747 excluding those routes which have been confirmed to change to a 787/A330 etc.
Member since 25 Oct 2017
Total posts 18
Didn’t think A380s were allowed in Haneda. A few domestic B747 flights are being planned later this year and early next year.
Member since 26 May 2014
Total posts 304
SYD-HNL reverts to an A330 in August, unless there is another extension of the 747 of course!
Member since 30 Jul 2015
Total posts 52
San Fransisco (Until december)
Member since 19 Apr 2012
Total posts 521
I am sure they can negotiate access for the A380 as Haneda is starting to be more flexible especially as a Japanese airline has A380s and may wish access as well.
Member since 15 Feb 2018
Total posts 151
There was recently an article about Qantas commencing A380 Services to Haneda. The sticking point seems to be that only one A380 can sit on the tarmac at the time, or news to that effect. This can be got around, by changing both flights, so the departure takes off around an hour two after the A380 arrives. I am sure Qantas would be investigating something along those lines.
My dad who is a 747 qantas captain told me that the 747 will be returning to fly to Honolulu in December
Member since 21 Jan 2018
Total posts 12
Member since 06 Jul 2018
Total posts 16
I am booked on QF3 on 16/8 and it is still showing as 747. I will be pretty annoyed if there is truth to this as I wanted to get one last go on the big boy.
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