Review of Qantas flight Canberra Sydney in Economy

Airline Qantas
Flight QF 704
Class Economy
Seat 19A
Aircraft Boeing 737-400
Flight time 00:55
Take-off 08 Dec 11, 09:55
Arrival at 08 Dec 11, 10:50
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By 2608
Published on 8th October 2013
Another 4 days in Canberra and it was time to return home. The next sector would be another standard CBR-SYD sector with great inflight service, and so I shall let the pictures and videos do most of the talking.

Christmas is near!
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Lots of B734s this morning! And a Q400 just arrived.
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Another B734 arrived.
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DJ ERJ-170(?) landing.
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VH-TJR, operating my flight, arrived as QF787 from Sydney.
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Gate 13. The inbound flight number is also shown below the outbound flight number.
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Again, Qantas offers complimentary newspapers to its passengers!
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08 December 2011
QF 704
Canberra (CBR) - Sydney
Economy Class

Boarding announced slightly but was completed swiftly as the flight was not full. Headsets were offered by a crew at the entrance of the aerobridge prior to entering the aircraft and was welcomed aboard at the door by name again. Really appreciate the effort by Qantas crew to greet passengers by name when they check our boarding passes.

At the gate. Flight time announced to be 30min.
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Boarding almost completed. Just waiting for one last pax.
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Customary legroom shot again.
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Pushing back with DJ preparing to depart.
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Pushback and safety demo by crew.

Taxiing to runway.
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Takeoff from Rwy35 for the short and final hop to Sydney. Weather along the eastern board is not very good today.

Climbing above the clouds.
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Climbing and announcement.

Again, the crew wasted no time in starting the service. Inflight entertainment was also switched on.
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For this mid-morning flight, we were served a cookie plus your choice of water or juice. The cookie is nice.
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Very friendly crew in action again. Qantas domestic cabin crew are really great!
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Cloud cover along most of the flight.
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Very soon, we started our descent.
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Sydney suburbs.
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Approaching Sydney.

Gloomy Sydney
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Final approach.
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View of the city again.
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Landing on Rwy16R. The roll-out was very short!

Virgin Australia B773ER.
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Back at Qantas Land aka Terminal 3.
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Canberra - CBR


Sydney - SYD



Another short and enjoyable domestic flight on Qantas this was! The final sector, on the A380, will be coming up.



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