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Boeing 787-9 (VH-ZND)



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Alan Macdonald
How NOT to paint a plane
Must have been a bear to paint it....guess no one would notice if you were off by a few dots...(unless they actually count them prior to delivery!)
Patrick Egan
I will assume that your comments about this paint job on this Boeing 787-9, was written in ignorance,
and without respect for the Aboriginal people of Australia.
Geoffrey Luck
Nothing to do with respect for aborigines, Patrick. It's just another Qantas attempt at virtue-signalling. And it makes a mess of a nice aeroplane.
rino antonioli
Very nice nice signification
Alan Hume
I agree Geoffrey. I'm Australian but I think this is gross. Yam Dreaming? A friend of mine refers to it as the Spud.
Robert Oldershaw
I disagree - a little color - aboriginal in nature aside - makes it stand out from the standard white
Linda Nitzschke
Patrick Egan....lighten up. We've had it up to here with this kind of crap. There was NOTHING wrong with the comment concerning the paint...just mentioning how difficult it must have been to do it. Sheesh!! Get a life.
Wow, some of you seem pretty upset about one plane’s paint job. It’s not like the entire fleet is painted like this. And Linda, only one person actually mentioned the difficulty of painting it.
Linda, YOU get a life... and a clue while you are at it!!
Michael Wulfsohn
Nice pic! I think its a beautiful work of art. I salute Quantas for spending the money to make an impression, and simultaneously support commerce and the arts.
Jean-Marc Crespy
What is the company of the A330 parked before the Avianca? Nice design...
The A330 this side of the Avianca is operated by Fiji Airways...I think she is being leased.
NickFlightXPhoto Uploader
Wow, everyone bashing each other over their opinions of this livery, just stop. No need! Your just embarrassing yourself by bashing others. Respect others please!
Glenn Mottley
...for a little levity in the livery, check out 'Kulula Airlines flying 101'
Tim Brink
I love the paint scheme and color, especially with the pic snapped with matching strobe lit in the night. Ground effects anyone?
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Date Aircraft Origin Destination Departure Arrival Duration
20-Aug-2019 B789Hong Kong Int'l ()Brisbane () 08:25PM HKT 06:50AM AEST (+1) Scheduled
20-Aug-2019 B789Sydney ()Hong Kong Int'l () 11:09AM AEST 05:50PM HKT En Route
19-Aug-2019 B789Hong Kong Int'l ()Sydney () 09:57PM HKT 08:21AM AEST (+1) 8:23
19-Aug-2019 B789Sydney ()Hong Kong Int'l () 01:04PM AEST 08:02PM HKT 8:57
19-Aug-2019 B789Brisbane ()Sydney () 08:45AM AEST 10:04AM AEST 1:18
17-Aug-2019 B789Los Angeles Intl ()Brisbane () 10:40PM PDT 04:58AM AEST (+2) 13:17
17-Aug-2019 B789Brisbane ()Los Angeles Intl () 08:51PM AEST 04:30PM PDT 12:38
16-Aug-2019 B789Perth Int'l ()Brisbane () 02:38PM AWST 08:20PM AEST 3:42
15-Aug-2019 B789London Heathrow ()Perth Int'l () 12:30PM BST 11:39AM AWST (+1) 16:08
14-Aug-2019 B789Perth Int'l ()London Heathrow () 07:05PM AWST 04:40AM BST (+1) 16:35
14-Aug-2019 B789Melbourne Tullamarine ()Perth Int'l () 03:32PM AEST 05:21PM AWST 3:48
13-Aug-2019 B789Perth Int'l ()Melbourne Tullamarine () 01:37PM AWST 06:28PM AEST 2:50
12-Aug-2019 B789London Heathrow ()Perth Int'l () 12:45PM BST 11:44AM AWST (+1) 15:58
11-Aug-2019 B789Perth Int'l ()London Heathrow () 09:19PM AWST 06:56AM BST (+1) 16:36
11-Aug-2019 B789Melbourne Tullamarine ()Perth Int'l () 06:11PM AEST 07:25PM AWST 3:14
10-Aug-2019 B789Los Angeles Intl ()Melbourne Tullamarine () 12:20AM PDT 07:55AM AEST (+1) 14:34
09-Aug-2019 B789John F Kennedy Intl ()Los Angeles Intl () 07:22PM EDT 09:25PM PDT 5:02
09-Aug-2019 B789Los Angeles Intl ()John F Kennedy Intl () 09:14AM PDT 04:41PM EDT 4:26
09-Aug-2019 B789Brisbane ()Los Angeles Intl () 10:45AM AEST 06:03AM PDT 12:17
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