ZK-OXI. Airbus A320-232. c/n 6533.

 

This aircraft was ordered new by Air New Zealand and constructed at the Airbus Industrie Toulouse, France plant

First flown with the test registration 'F-WWBQ' as AIB01BQ - March 18, 2015

Ferried Toulouse - Hamburg (Finkenwerder) for the interior fit-out as AIB01BQ - March 18, 2015

Ferried Hamburg (Finkenwerder) - Toulouse on completion of the interior fit-out as AIB02BQ - March 26, 2015

Entered onto the New Zealand Aircraft Register as ZK-OXI - April 11, 2015

Registered to Air New Zealand Limited, Auckland, New Zealand

Departed France (Toulouse at 08:32 local) on the delivery flight to New Zealand as ANZ6397 - April 11, 2015

Arrived New Zealand (Christchurch) on completion of the delivery flight - April 15, 2015

Delivery route: Toulouse - Muscat - Kuala Lumpur - Cairns - Christchurch

Operated its first revenue service Christchurch - Auckland as NZ504 - April 16, 2015

Operated Air New Zealand's inaugural night-time landing at Queenstown Airport (19:22 local) - May 23, 2016

It was operating the Auckland - Queenstown service as NZ613

Current with Air New Zealand

 

 

ZK-OXI. Air New Zealand - in the 'Silver Fern' livery at Christchurch Airport, July 12, 2015.

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ZK-OXI. Air New Zealand - in the 'Silver Fern' livery at Christchurch Airport, June 13, 2016.

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