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.)