ZK-OJE. Airbus A320-232. c/n 2148.

 

Aircraft ordered new by Air New Zealand and constructed at the Airbus Industrie Toulouse plant

First flown as 'F-WWIH' - November 19, 2003

Ferried Toulouse - Hamburg (Finkenwerder) for interior cabin fitout - ?

Ferried Hamburg (Finkenwerder) - Toulouse on completion of interior fit-out - ?

Sold to Lombard Aviation Capital, U.K. - January 19, 2004

Leased to Air New Zealand as the registered operator

Entered onto the New Zealand Aircraft Register as ZK-OJE - January 20, 2004

Registered to Air New Zealand Limited, Auckland, New Zealand

Departed France (Toulouse) on the delivery flight to New Zealand as NZ6300 - January 2004

Arrived New Zealand (Auckland) on completion of the delivery flight - January 24, 2004

Delivery route: Toulouse - Gander - Montreal - Los Angeles - Honolulu - Tarotonga - Auckland

Operated its first revenue service Auckland - Christchurch as NZ515 - January 26, 2004

Registered to ZEAL 320 Limited, Auckland, New Zealand - April 26, 2006

Operated jointly by Air New Zealand and Freedom Air International

Returned to the sole use by Air New Zealand - March 14, 2008

Registered to Air New Zealand Limited, Auckland, New Zealand - November 26, 2008

Operated a special charter flight Auckland - Norfolk Island as NZ6864/6865 - April 23, 2014

This flight was to deliver 12,000 kg of Jet A1 fuel to Norfolk Island

The Island had received a contaminated load of fuel from Fiji and the remaining supplies were seriously depleted

Current with Air New Zealand

 

 

ZK-OJE. Air New Zealand - in the 'Pacific Wave' livery at Coolangatta Airport, August 2007.

(C. Laugier Copyright Image 0325-014.)

ZK-OJE. Air New Zealand - in the white livery at Christchurch Airport, July 07, 2012.

(Z. Rae Copyright Image 0325-070.)

ZK-OJE. Air New Zealand - in the white livery at Melbourne Tullamarine Airport, August 20, 2012.

(G. Canciani Copyright Image 0325-114.)

ZK-OJE. Air New Zealand - in the 'Silver Fern' livery at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport, October 12, 2015.

(G. Louis Copyright Image 0325-136.)

ZK-OJE. Air New Zealand - in the 'Silver Fern' livery at Christchurch Airport, June 06, 2016.

(Z. Rae Copyright Image 0325-063.)

ZK-OJE. Air New Zealand - in the 'Silver Fern' livery at Christchurch Airport, June 03, 2019.

(Z. Rae Copyright Image 0325-164.)