VH-VWZ. Airbus A321-231. c/n 1195.


 

Ordered new by Wilmington Trust Company

Powered by International Aero Engines IAE V2533-A5 engines

Rolled off Airbus production line at Hamburg (Finkenwerder) in Aero Lloyd livery - March 7, 2000

First flown at Hamburg as D-AVZK - March 13, 2000

Entered onto the German Aircraft Register as D-ALAL - April 19, 2000

Registered to Wilmington Trust Company

Leased to Aero Lloyd as registered operator

Ferried Hamburg (Finkenwerder) - Frankfurt on delivery to Aero Lloyd - April 19, 2000

Observed at Salzburg with 'Cairvanair' titles and logo on left side for movie - March 29, 2001

Aero Lloyd ceased operations - October 16, 2003

Rolled out at Frankfurt in basic Aero Lloyd livery with 'Funjet Vacations' titles - December 12, 2003

Leased to Ryan International Airlines (USA) - December 18, 2003

Departed Frankfurt as RYN6501 on delivery flight to U.S.A. - December 16, 2003

Arrived Wichita at conclusion of delivery flight - December 18, 2003

Ferry route: Frankfurt - Shannon - Goose Bay - Wichita

Returned to lessor at Frankfurt at end of lease for storage - April 27, 2004

Observed at Shannon in full Spirit Airlines livery - August 27, 2004

Departed Shannon on delivery flight to U. S. A. - September 2, 2004

Cancelled from the German Aircraft Register - September 10, 2004

Entered onto the U. S. Aircraft Register as N583NK - September 13, 2004

Registered to Wilmington Trust Company, Delaware

Leased to Spirit Airlines Inc as registered operator

Ferried Mobile - Victorville on return to lessor at end of lease - February 20, 2008

Painted in full Jetstar Australia livery at Victorville

Observed at Victorville with new billboard 'Jetstar' titles - March 24, 2008

Cancelled from the U. S. Aircraft Register - May 6, 2008

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-VWZ - May 8, 2008

Registered to VH-WZ MSN 1195 Pty Ltd, Sydney

Leased to Jetstar Airways Pty Ltd, Melbourne as registered operator

Departed Victorville as JQ7990 on delivery flight to Australia - May 13, 2008

Arrived Newcastle at conclusion of delivery flight- May 15, 2008

Ferried Newcastle - Melbourne as JQ7981 - May 23, 2008

Operated first revenue service Melbourne - Cairns - May 24, 2008

Current with Jetstar Airways

 


 

 

VH-VWZ. Jetstar - in the full livery at Cairns Airport, March 2009.

VH-VWZ. Jetstar - in the full livery at Perth Airport, March 2013.