VH-EBM. Airbus A330-202. c/n 1061.
Aircraft ordered new by Qantas Airways Ltd
Rolled off Airbus production line at Toulouse, France - October 2009
Powered by General Electric GE CF6-80E1A3 engines
Entered onto Australian Aircraft Register as VH-EBM - November 4, 2009
Registered to C.I.T. Leasing Corporation. New York
Leased to Qantas Airways Ltd as registered operator
First flown at Toulouse as F-WWKU in full Qantas livery - November 11, 2009
Accepted by C.I.T. Leasing Corporation at Toulouse, France - November 23, 2009
Leased to Qantas Airways Ltd - November 23, 2009
Aircraft named 'Tamar Valley'
Departed Toulouse as QF6008 on delivery flight to Australia - November 24, 2009
Arrived Sydney at conclusion of delivery flight - November 25, 2009
Delivery route: Toulouse - Singapore - Sydney
Test flown at Sydney after pre-service maintenance - November 30, 2009
Operated first revenue service Sydney - Perth as QF575 - December 2, 2009
Current with Qantas
VH-EBM. Qantas Spirit of Australia - in the new livery at Perth Airport, March 2010.