VH-VGY. Airbus A320-232. c/n 4177.
This aircraft was ordered new by BOC Aviation for lease to Blue Wings AG, Germany - ?
Powered by International Aero Engines IAE V2527-A5 engines
Blue Wings ceased operations due to financial problems - January 13, 2010
Observed at Hamburg (Finkenwerder) as 'D-AVVW' in the Jetstar livery - January 20, 2010
First flown at Hamburg (Finkenwerder) as 'D-AVVW' - January 27, 2010
Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-VGY - January 27, 2010
Registered to ARCU Airline Leasing Limited, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands
Leased to Jetstar Airways Pty Ltd Australia as the registered operator
Accepted by BOC Aviation / ARCU Airline Leasing at Hamburg - January 30, 2010
Handed over to Jetstar Airways at Hamburg - February 04, 2010
Departed Hamburg on the delivery flight to Australia as JST7992 - February 05, 2010
Arrived Newcastle on completion of the delivery flight - February 07, 2010
Delivery route: Hamburg (Finkenwerder) - Dubai - Singapore - Darwin - Newcastle
Ferried Newcastle - Melbourne (Tullamarine) as JQ7983 - February 12, 2010
Operated first revenue service Melbourne (Tullamarine) - Sydney (Kingsford Smith) as JQ502 - February 15, 2010
Registered to Qantas Airways Limited, Sydney - February 17, 2016
Leased to Jetstar Airways Pty Ltd, Sydney as the registered operator
Ferried Melbourne - Darwin - Singapore (Seletar) for planned maintenance as JQ8999 - February 03, 2018
Current with Jetstar Airways
VH-VGY. Jetstar - planned delivery flight, February 2010.
(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image.)
VH-VGY. Jetstar - in the standard livery at Brisbane Airport, June 2010.
(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 0320-179.)
VH-VGY. Jetstar - in the standard livery at Christchurch Airport, May 27, 2012.
(Z. Rae Copyright Image 0320-700.)
VH-VGY. Jetstar - in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, May 13, 2013.
(T. Haynes Copyright Image 0320-353.)