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Jetstar Delays/Cancellations

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In further cancellations on Saturday 25 July 2020, JQd has cancelled its only two scheduled SYD to ADL flights with JQ764 at 1130 hours and the later JQ768 at 1555 getting axed.

QFd has also cancelled its sole timetabled SYD to ADL while VAd didn't have one timetabled.
 

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Also on Saturday 25 July 2020, JQ721, the 1050 hours SYD down to HBA has been delayed in its pushback until around 1145 hours.

UPDATE: JQ721 has A320 VH-VQH. It took off at 1210 hours, was promptly airborne at 1221 and should arrive down in HBA at 1357 hours, 72 minutes behind schedule. The aircraft had been in Sydney since 2207 hours late last night (JQ959 ex CNS), so not sure why it was delayed today.

JQ511, the 1315 hours lunchtime SYD to MEL (the only QF Group flight offered today on this important route) is predicted to depart at 1400 hours.
 
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Continuing with Saturday 25 July 2020, JQ506 (1100 hours from MEL up to SYD) did not take off until 1204. A320 VH-VFN arrived at 1311 hours, 46 minutes behind schedule.

This was the first flight for this A320 in the past week. At least one other A320 has on some days undertaken six sectors so even for those planes not stabled, usage is highly variable.
 

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A dull winter's day in Bleak City sees JQ774, the 0820 hours morning Tuesday 28 July 2020 MEL across to ADL not taking off until 0919 with A320 Vh-VGd. Arrival should be at about 0954, 44 minutes behind. The aircraft had overnighted in MEL since arriving at 1913 hours from HBA so not sure why this morning's delay.

Across all airlines, there are only 11 domestic flights scheduled from Melbourne Airport today, and three are tiny ZL SAAB 340B planes.

The only other JQ flight from MEL today is 506 to SYD at 1100. QFd has one flight to each of Launceston, Perth and Sydney. Unimaginable a year ago.
 

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On Thursday 30 July 2020, JQ460, the afternoon 1325 hours from SYD up to increasingly popular BNK (A320 VH-VGA) departed at 1415, taking off promptly at 1426. Arrival was at 1528 hours, 48 minutes tardy. The aircraft had arrived in SYD on JQ506 from MEL at 1248 hours, 23 minutes behind schedule, but this doesn't fully explain the delay.
 

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Yesterday I suggested in the QF cancellations thread that unlike QFd, JQd wasn't cancelling flights on 31 July or 1 August out of SYD.

However, this morning, it notified some, which included JQ400 and JQ810, respectively the 0600 hours and 0605 hours from SYD to OOL and BNE, as well as JQ952, the 0615 hours to CNS.

JQ420, the 1010 hours SYD to OOL has also got the boot as has JQ912 at 1040 hours to TSV and JQ790 at 1045 to MCY.

JQ824 at 1105 hours to BNE is another casualty of the Queensland border ban to Sydneysiders that came into operation at 0100 this morning.

Later, JQ418 and JQ958, respectively the 1430 and 1530 hours planned departures to OOL and CNS will also not be running, while the same is true for JQ818 at 1815 during dinnertime up to BNE from SYD.

JQ424, which was to be the last JQd flight for the day at 1835 from SYD to OOL also has the gong.

This means JQd has just five departures from SYD on 1 August: one each to ADL, BNE,, BNK, MEL and surprisingly PPP.
 

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Sunday 2 August was to see 16 JQd flights pushing back in Sydney but a large number of cancellations means 11 have got the boot, so only five remain.

For instance from SYD up to BNE, four flights were timetabled, but three have been cancelled. The remaining flight is JQ826, the 1345 hours from SYD.

Tomorrow JQd has two flights to BNK (within NSW, so not subject to the Queensland ban on Greater Sydneysiders).

Down to MEL, JQ513 (a 1315 hours also at lunchtime) is the only JQd offering from SYD.
 

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On Tuesday 4 August 2020 during coronavirus, JQ513 was the only SYD to MEL flight operated by the QF Group: there were no QFd flights as all were cancelled.

The JQ flight was due out at 1315 hours but A320 VH-VGV did not take off until 1421, arriving in the curfew-imposed from 2000 hours nightly southern capital at 1533 mid afternoon, 43 minutes tardy.

Its only other flight thus far for today, JQ510, the 1100 hours MEL - SYD arrived at 1223, two minutes early, so it's not clear why 'the 513' was behind time. This aircraft was not used on Saturday 1 August 2020.
 

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