QANTAS Trans-Tasman W13 Operation Changes

QANTAS from 27OCT13 is shifting operational schedule on Sydney – Christchurch as part of expanded partnership with Emirates, which now covers Trans-Tasman route. QANTAS will shift Sydney departure from morning to evening hours, while Christchurch afternoon departure moves to morning hours.

till 26OCT13
QF045 SYD0715 – 1225CHC 73H D
QF046 CHC1325 – 1450SYD 73H D

eff 27OCT13
QF139 SYD1850 – 2355CHC 73H D
QF138 CHC0730 – 0850SYD 73H 3
QF138 CHC0755 – 0915SYD 73H x3

In addition, 1 of 3 daily Melbourne – Auckland service sees operational schedule change as well. Mid-day Melbourne departure will move to afternoon hours
till 26OCT13
QF131 MEL1150 – 1735AKL 73H D
QF134 AKL1845 – 2055MEL 73H D

eff 27OCT13
QF153 MEL1650 – 2230AKL 73H D
QF156 AKL2135 – 2345MEL 73H D

Other Trans-Tasman routes see selected flights changing operational schedule by up to 60-70 minutes.

In addition, all Trans-Tasman routes’ operational flight number will switch to QF100 – 199 Series from 27OCT13.