VH-VQK. Airbus A320-232. c/n 2651.

 

This aircraft was ordered new by Qantas Airways Ltd for Jetstar Airways - ?

Powered by IAE V2527-A5 engines

First flown at Toulouse as 'F-WWIM' in the Jetstar livery - December 27, 2005

Ferried Toulouse - Hamburg (Finkenwerder) for interior fitout as AIB651A - December 27, 2005

Ferried Hamburg (Finkenwerder) - Toulouse after the fit-out was completed AIB 651B - January 09, 2006

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-VQK - January 13, 2006

Registered to Jetstar Airways Pty Ltd, Sydney

Accepted by Qantas Airways at Toulouse - January 18, 2006

Departed Toulouse on the delivery flight to Australia as JST7990 - January 19, 2006

Arrived Newcastle on completion of the delivery flight - January 22, 2006

Delivery route: Toulouse - Dubai - Phuket - Darwin - Newcastle

Ferried Newcastle - Melbourne (Avalon) as JQ7985 - January 24, 2006

Operated first revenue service Melbourne (Avalon) - Launceston as JQ111 - January 25, 2006

Registered to Macquarie Managed Investments Ltd - April 04, 2006

Leased to Jetstar Airways Pty Ltd as the registered operator

Registered to Qantas Airways Limited, Sydney - February 25, 2016

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

Operated last service in current livery Melbourne (Tullamarine) - Brisbane as JQ566 - March 01, 2019

Whilst undergoing maintenance in Brisbane decals were applied to the aircraft

These represented Launceston Airport as being the gateway to Northern Tasmania from Cradle Mountain to

Wineglass Bay

Returned to service Brisbane - Melbourne (Tullamarine) as JQ564 - March 13, 2019

Current with Jetstar Airways

 

VH-VQK. Jetstar - in the original livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, March 07, 2006.

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VH-VQK. Jetstar - in the original livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, May 19, 2013.

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VH-VQK. Jetstar - in the original livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, May 19, 2013.

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VH-VQK. Jetstar - in the original livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, September 01, 2013.

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VH-VQK. Jetstar - in the original livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, November 09, 2014.

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VH-VQK. Jetstar - in the original livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, May 30, 2015.

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VH-VQK. Jetstar - in the 'Launcestion' promotional livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, March 20, 2019.

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VH-VQK. Jetstar - in the 'Launcestion' promotional livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, March 20, 2019.

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VH-VQK. Jetstar - in the 'Launcestion' promotional livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, March 20, 2019.

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VH-VQK. Jetstar - in the 'Launcestion' promotional livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, April 27, 2019.

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