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.