VH-JQW. Airbus A320-232. c/n 2423.

It was also registered as: VH-XJE.

 

This aircraft was ordered new by International Lease Finance Corporation - ?

Powered by IAE V2527-A5 engines

Rolled off the production line at Toulouse - March 2005

First flown at Toulouse as 'F-WWBE' in the Jetstar Asia livery - April 19, 2005

Ferried Toulouse - Hamburg (Finkenwerder) for the interior fit-out - April 20, 2005

Ferried Hamburg (Finkenwerder) - Toulouse after the fit-out was completed - April 29, 2005

Accepted by Boullioun Aviation Services at Toulouse - May 17, 2005

The intended original lease to Jetstar Asia as 9V-JSE was not taken up

Entered onto the Turkish Aircraft Register as TC-OGO - May 2005

Leased to Atlas International (Turkey) - May 17, 2005

Departed Toulouse in the Jetstar Asia livery on the delivery to Atlas as OGE902 - May 18, 2005

Arrived Maastricht on completion of the delivery flight - May 18, 2005

Rolled out at Maastricht in the Atlas International livery as TC-OGO - May 23, 2005

Entered service with Atlas International - May 2005

Sub-leased to Saudi Arabian Airlines in the Saudi livery - April 2007

Returned to Atlas at the end of the lease - November 2007

Returned to International Lease Finance at end of Atlas lease - November 2007

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-JQW - November 21, 2007

Registered to International Lease Finance Corporation (USA)

Leased to Jetstar Airways Pty Ltd asthe registered operator

Departed Instanbul on the ferry flight to Australia as JQ7992 - November 22, 2007

Arrived Newcastle on completion of the ferry flight - November 25, 2007

Ferry route: Istanbul - Muscat - Singapore - Darwin - Newcastle

Ferried Newcastle - Darwin - Singapore as JQ7791 - December 01, 2007

Ferried Singapore - Darwin - Newcastle as JQ7994 - December 12, 2007

Ferried Newcastle - Sydney (Kingsford Smith) as JQ7981 - December 15, 2007

Operated first revenue service Sydney - Brisbane in the basic Suadi livery as JQ818 - December 15, 2007

Operated final service in the Saudi livery - February 15, 2008

Ferried Sydney (Richmond) for repainting into the Jetstar livery - February 16, 2008

Observed at Sydney (Kingsford Smith) in the Jetstar livery - March 03, 2008

Operated final revenue service Townsville - Melbourne (Tullamarine) as JQ919 - June 07, 2010

Observed John Holland Aviation Services (Tullamarine) being prepared for transfer to Jetstar Asia - June 2010

Cancelled from the Australian Aircraft Register - June 30, 2010

Entered onto the Singapore Aircraft Register as 9V-JSE - July 2010

Registered to Jetstar Asia, Singapore

Departed Melbourne (Tullamarine) on the ferry flight to Singapore via Darwin - July 2010

Withdrawn from service by Jetstar Asia at Singapore - ? 2018

Cancelled from the Singapore Aircraft Register - March 2018

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-XJE - March 18, 2018

Registered to Qantas Airways Limited, Sydney

Leased to Jetstar Airways Pty Limited, Sydney as the registered operator

Current with Jetstar Airways

 

TC-OGO. AtlasJet - in the standard livery at an unknown airport, September 2005.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 0320-212.)

VH-JQW. Jetstar - in the basic Saudi livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, December 24, 2007.

(R. Brown Copyright Image 0320-374.)

VH-JQW. Jetstar - in the basic Saudi livery at Brisbane Airport, January 2008.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 0320-121.)

VH-JQW. Jetstar - in the basic Saudi livery at Brisbane Airport, January 2008.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 0320-122.)