ZK-OXL. Airbus A320-232. c/n 7086.

 

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-WWIZ' - April 04, 2016

Ferried Toulouse - Hamburg (Finkenwerder) for the interior fit-out as AIB0IZ - April 04, 2016

Ferried Hamburg (Finkenwerder) - Toulouse on completion of the interior fit-out as AIB02IZ - April 15, 2016

Test flown Toulouse - Toulouse (2 hrs 13 mins) as AIB03IZ - April 18, 2016

Test flown Toulouse - Toulouse (2 hrs 53 mins) as AIB04IZ - April 22, 2016

Test flown Toulouse - Toulouse (1 hr 43 mins) as AIB05IZ - April 23, 2016

Test flown Toulouse - Toulouse (2 hrs 5 mins) as AIB06IZ - April 27, 2016

Test flown Toulouse - Toulouse (1 hr 24 mins) as AIB07IZ - May 03, 2016

Departed Toulouse (09:41 local) on the delivery flight to New Zealand as ANZ6090 - May 07, 2016

Entered onto the New Zealand Aircraft Register as ZK-OXL - May 09, 2016

Registered to Air New Zealand Limited, Auckland, New Zealand

Arrived New Zealand (Auckland 23:43 local) on completion of the delivery flight - May 10, 2016

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

Operated its first revenue service Auckland - Dunedin as NZ677 - May 16, 2016

Current with Air New Zealand

 

 

ZK-OXL. Air New Zealand - in the 'silver fern' livery at Christchurch Airport, February 02, 2021.

(Z. Rae Copyright Image 0325-243.)