VH-VQE. Airbus A320-232. c/n 3495.
Ordered new International Lease Finance Company
Powered by IAE V2527-A5 engines
First flown at Toulouse as F-WWIJ in new Jetstar livery - May 5, 2008
Ferried Toulouse - Hamburg (Finkenwerder) as AIB495A for interior fit-out - May 6, 2008
Ferried Hamburg (Finkenwerder) - Toulouse as AIB495B after fit-out completed - May 16, 2008
Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-VQE - May 21, 2008
Registered to Wombat 3495 Leasing Pty Ltd, Brisbane
Leased to Jetstar Airways Pty Ltd as registered operator
Accepted by Qantas at Toulouse - May 27, 2008
Departed Toulouse as JST7992 on delivery flight to Australia - May 28, 2008
Arrived Newcastle on completion of delivery flight - May 30, 2008
Delivered route: Toulouse - Dubai - Singapore - Darwin - Newcastle
Ferried Newcastle - Brisbane as JQ7990 - June 3, 2008
Operated first revenue service Brisbane - Mackay as JQ882 - June 4, 2008
Current with Jetstar Airways
VH-VQE. Jetstar - in the full livery at Adelaide Airport, June 2012.
VH-VQE. Jetstar - in the full livery at Adelaide Airport, January 2013.
VH-VQE. Jetstar - in the full livery at Adelaide Airport, June 2013.