VH-VQZ. Airbus A320-232. c/n 2292.

 

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-WWBZ' - September 30, 2004

Ferried Toulouse - Hamburg (Finkenwerder) for interior fit-out as AIB292A - September 30, 2004

Ferried Hamburg (Finkenwerder) - Toulouse after fit-out as AIB292B - October 18, 2004

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

Accepted by Qantas Airways at Toulouse - November 04, 2004

Departed Toulouse on the delivery flight to Singapore as JST001 - November 05, 2004

Arrived Singapore on completion of the delivery flight - November 10, 2004

Delivery route: Toulouse - Dubai - Singapore

Ferried Singapore - Darwin as JSA9001 - March 10, 2005

Ferried Darwin - Newcastle as JQ701 - March 10, 2005

Cancelled from the Singapore Aircraft Register - March 10, 2005

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-VQZ - March 10, 2005

Registered to RIL Aviation VQZ Pty Ltd

Leased to Jetstar Airways Pty Ltd as the registered operator

Ferried Newcastle - Melbourne (Tullamarine) - ?

Operated first revenue service Melbourne (Tullamarine) - Maroochydore as JQ638 - March 18, 2005

Registered to Qantas Airways Limited, Sydney - December 04, 2015

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

Current with Jetstar Airways

 

VH-VQZ. Jetstar - in the original livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, November 20, 2005.

(R. Brown Copyright Image 0320-265.)

VH-VQZ. Jetstar - in the original livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, January 02, 2006.

(R. Brown Copyright Image 0320-264.)

VH-VQZ. Jetstar - in the original livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, April 16, 2017.

(T. Haynes Copyright Image 0320-804.)