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QF and VA maintenance

Old 19th Apr 2014, 22:36
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QF and VA maintenance

do QF and VA regularly do any maintenance for each other? yesterday saw a VA 737 in one of the QF hangers at mascot, minus the main gear. just curious if it was a one off

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Old 19th Apr 2014, 23:03
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VA leased a hangar slot off QF for a few hours.
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Old 20th Apr 2014, 01:48
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It happens around the country where the engineers need a hangar for a job.
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Old 20th Apr 2014, 02:52
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thanks!!
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Old 20th Apr 2014, 10:35
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In Bankstown they call it, "midnight motors". Mario comes out of his unit to drive to work to find his prized mags are missing..............
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Old 20th Apr 2014, 11:03
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Qantas help out Virgin and Jetstar from time to time, the only difference is, Virgin actually pay for it...
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Old 21st Apr 2014, 04:44
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Out of curiosity, are there any QF Group companies (catering, handling etc..)that provide services to Virgin?

I remember a few years ago they refused to provide Ground handling services to Tiger in a few remote ports citing "We're not in the business of helping our competitors"
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The ground school at EN provided EP training to VB CC.
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Still does.
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