VH-VQX. Airbus A320-232. c/n 2322.

 

This aircraft was ordered new by Qantas Airways Ltd for lease to Jetstar

Powered by IAE V2527-A5 engines

First flown at Toulouse as 'F-WWDV' - October 15, 2004

Ferried Toulouse - Chateauroux for interior fit-out as AIB332A - Otober 15, 2004

Ferried Chateauroux - Toulouse on completion of the interior fit-out as AIB332B - November 26, 2004

Entered onto the Singapore Aircraft Register as 9V-VQX - November 2004

Accepted by Qantas Airways at Toulouse - November 30, 2004

Departed Toulouse on the delivery flight to Singapore as JST002 - December 05, 2004

Arrived Singapore on completion of the delivery flight - December 07, 2004

Delivery route: Toulouse - Dubai - Singapore

Jetstar Asia titles weere applied at Singapore after the delivery

Ferried Singapore - Darwin as JSA9002 - March 14, 2005

Ferried Darwin - Newcastle as JQ702 - March 14, 2005

Cancelled from the Singapore Aircraft Register - March 14, 2005

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-VQX - March 14, 2005

Registered to RIL Aviation VQX Pty Ltd

Leased to Jetstar Airways Pty Ltd as the registered operator

Operated first revenue service Melbourne (Tullamarine) - Maroochydore as JQ364 - March 23, 2005

Current with Jetstar Airways

 

VH-VQX. Jetstar - in the original livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, July 19, 2005.

(R. Brown Copyright Image 0320-262.)

VH-VQX. Jetstar - in the original livery at Brisbane Airport, January 2008.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 0320-125.)

VH-VQX. Jetstar - in the original livery at Melbourne Tullamarine Airport, December 20, 2013.

(T. Haynes Copyright Image 0320-810.)