VH-XFG. Airbus A330-243. c/n 1407.

 

This aircraft was ordered new by Wells Fargo Bank Northwest National Association - ?

Rolled off Airbus production line at Toulouse, France - February 2013

Powered by Rolls Royce Trent 772B-60 engines

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-XFG - February 11, 2013

Registered to Wells Fargo Bank Northwest National Association, Salt Lake City, Utah

Leased to Virgin Australia Pty Ltd, Spring Hill, Queensland as the registered operator

It was observed at Toulouse in basic primer with the Virgin Australia tail - February 12, 2013

First flown as 'F-WWTE / AIB01TE' in the Virgin Australia livery - March 21, 2013

The aircraft was named 'Terrigal Beach'

Accepted by Virgin Australia at Toulouse - April 19, 2013

Departed Toulouse on the delivery flight to Australia as DJ9082 - April 20, 2013

Arrived Melbourne (Tullamarine) on completion of the delivery flight - April 21, 2013

Delivery route: Toulouse - Melbourne (Tullamarine) direct

Operated its first revenue service Melbourne (Tullamarine) - Perth as DJ679 - May 6, 2013

Current with Virgin Australia Airlines

 

VH-XFG. Virgin Australia - 'Terrigal Beach' in the standard livery at Perth Airport, May 06, 2013.

(M. Lynam Copyright Image 0330-034.)

VH-XFG. Virgin Australia - 'Terrigal Beach' in the standard livery at Melbourne Tullamarine Airport, May 08, 2013.

(P. Finnigan Copyright Image 0330-035.)