VH-VQD. Airbus A320-232. c/n 3547.

 

This aircraft was ordered new International Lease Finance Company - ?

Powered by IAE V2527-A5 engines

First flown at Toulouse as F-WWIV in new Jetstar livery - June 27, 2008

Ferried Toulouse - Hamburg (Finkenwerder) for interior fit-out as AIB547A - June 27, 2008

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-VQD - June 27, 2008

Registered to Wombat 3547 Leasing Pty Ltd, Brisbane

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

Ferried Hamburg (Finkenwerder) - Toulouse after fit-out completed as AIB547B - July 4, 2008

Accepted by Qantas Airways at Toulouse - July 16, 2008

Departed Toulouse on the delivery flight to Australia as JST7992 - July 17, 2008

Arrived Newcastle on completion of the delivery flight - July 20, 2008

Delivered route: Toulouse - Dubai - Singapore - Darwin - Newcastle

Ferried Newcastle - Sydney (Kingsford Smith) as JQ7983 - July 24, 2008

Operated first revenue service Sydney (Kingsford Smith) - Melbourne (Avalon) as JQ611 - July 24, 2008

Operated first Perth - Denpasar - Perth service as JQ116/117 - October 27, 2008

Operated first Perth - Jakarta - Perth service as JQ114/115 - October 28, 2008

Operated final revenue service Hobart - Melbourne (Tullamarine) as JQ714 - May 03, 2014

Ferried Melbourne (Tullamarine) - Darwin - Singapore as JQ7993 on return to lessor - May 04, 2014

End-of-lease maintenance carried out at Singapore (Seletar)

Test flown at Singapore (Seletar) in the new AirCalin livery - June 28, 2014

Cancelled from the Australian Aircraft Register - July 16, 2014

Entered onto the French Aircraft Register as F-OZNC - July 16, 2014

Registered to International Lease Finance Corporation (Aercap)

Leased to Air Caledonie International as the registered operator

Departed Singapore (Seletar) on fthe erry flight to Noumea as ACI981 - August 04, 2014

Arrived Noumea on completion of the ferry flight - August 05, 2014

Ferry route: Singapore (Seletar) - Darwin - Noumea

Observed operating Noumea - Melbourne (Tullamarine) service as AIC110 - September 02, 2014

Current with AirCalin

 

VH-VQD. Jetstar - in the standard livery at Perth Airport, July 05, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 0320-483.)

VH-VQD. Jetstar - in the standard livery at Brisbane Airport, July 21, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 0320-312.)

VH-VQD. Jetstar - in the standard livery at Christchurch Airport, April 21, 2014.

(Z. Rae Copyright Image 0320-711.)

F-OZNC. Aircalin - in the standard livery at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport, January 29, 2015.

(G. Louis Copyright Image 0320-481.)

F-OZNC. Aircalin - in the standard livery at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport, January 29, 2015.

(G. Louis Copyright Image 0320-480.)