VH-VND. Airbus A320-232. c/n 3296.


Ordered new by RBS Aviation Pty Ltd

Rolled off the Airbus production line at Toulouse - September 2007

First flown as F-WWDX - October 16, 2007

Powered by International Aero Engines IAE V2527-A5 engines

Ferried Toulouse - Hamburg (Finkenwerder) as AIB296A for interior fit-out - October 17, 2007

Ferried Hamburg (Finkenwerder) - Toulouse as AIB296B on completion of fit-out - October 25, 2007

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-VND - November 07, 2007

Registered to Wells Fargo Bank Northwest (WFBN) National Associates

Leased to Tiger Airways (Australia) Pty Ltd as registered operator

Accepted by RBS Aviation Pty Ltd at Toulouse - November 07, 2007

Leased to Tiger Airways (Australia) Pty Ltd - November 07, 2007

Departed Toulouse on delivery flight to Australia - November 08, 2007

Arrived Melbourne at conclusion of delivery flight - November 10, 2007

Delivery route: Toulouse - Muscat - Singapore - Melbourne (Tullamarine)

Used for promotional and training flights prior to launching commercial services - November 23, 2007

Operated the first Tiger Airways (Australia) commercial service - November 23, 2007

Operated inaugural Melbourne (Tullamarine) - Coolangatta (Gold Coast) service as TT7402 - November 23, 2007

Virgin Australia announces that it intends to acquire 60% of Tigerair Australia - October 30, 2012

Tigerair would continue to operate as a low cost subsidary of Virgin Australia Airlines

The acquisition was given the approved by the ACCC - April 23, 2013

Current with Tiger Airways (Australia)



VH-VND. Tiger Airways - in the original livery at Adelaide Airport, July 2010.


VH-VND. Tiger Air - in the revised livery at Adelaide Airport, January 2014.