VH-IMD. Boeing 717-2K9. c/n 55055-5014.

Was also registered as: VH-NXH.

 

This aircraft was rolled out of the Boeing Long Beach plant - November 1999

First flown as N9012S - ?

Powered by BMW Rolls Royce RB715A-130 engines

Delivered to Bavaria International Aircraft Leasing - December 29, 1999

Placed in storage at Kingman, Arizona - January 2000

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-IMD - April 06, 2000

Registered to ?

Leased to Impulse Airlines as the registered operator

Departed Long Beach on the delivery flight to Australia - May 05, 2000

Arrived Newcastle on completion of the delivery flight - May 09, 2000

Operated first revenue service Melbourne (Tullamarine) - Sydney (Kingsford Smith) - June 05, 2000

Impulse Airlines ceased scheduled domestic services - May 22, 2001

Impulse Airlines entered into an agreement to operate services for Qantas via QantasLink

Transferred to QantasLink but operated by Impulse - May 27, 2001

Ferried Melbourne (Tullamarine) - Hobart - May 27, 2001

Operated first QantasLink revenue service Hobart - Melbourne (Tullamarine) as QF972 - May 27, 2001

First Impulse Boeing 717 to undergo 'C' Check with Hawker Pacific, Brisbane - June 10, 2001

Ferried to Sydney (Richmond) for repainting into the QantasLink livery - August 18, 2001

Was the last of the Impulse Airlines B-717s to acquire the QantasLink livery

Transferred to Jetstar - May 25, 2004

Registered to Bavaria International Aircraft Leasing GMBH & Co.HG - November 15, 2005

Operated final Jetstar service Newcastle - Melbourne (Tullamarine) as JQ377 - November 30, 2005

National Jet Systems was awarded contract to operate services for QantasLink

Ferried Melbourne - Sydney (Richmond) for repainting into the QantasLink livery as JQ7980 - December 1, 2005

Ferried Sydney (Richmond) - Newcastle as JQ7982 - December 10, 2005

Ferried Newcastle - Adelaide - Perth on delivery to QantasLink as JQ7981 - December 22, 2005

Leased to National Jet Systems Pty Ltd as registerered operator - December 23, 2005

Reregistered VH-NXH - January 11, 2006

Registered to ANZ Banking Group Ltd - June 30, 2011

Leased to National Jet Systems Pty Ltd, Adelaide as the registered operator

Registered to Qantas Airways Limited, Sydney - December 17, 2015

Leased to National Jet Systems Pty Ltd, Adelaide as the registered operator

Current with QantasLink

 

VH-IMD. Impulse Airlines - in the standard livery at Melbourne Tullamarine Airport, June 2000..

(G. Bennett Copyright Image 4660-106.)

VH-IMD. Impulse Airlines - in the standard livery at Melbourne Tullamarine Airport, June 11, 2000.

(G. Canciani Copyright Image 4660-192.)

VH-IMD. Impulse Airlines - in the standard livery at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport, November 2000.

(R. N. Smith Copyright Image 4660-066.)

VH-IMD. QantasLink - in the original livery at Melbourne Tullamarine Airport, September 2001.

(G. Bennett Copyright Image 4660-124.)

VH-IMD. QantasLink - in the original livery at Brisbane Airport, October 2001.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4660-079.)

VH-IMD. QantasLink - in the original livery at Melbourne Tullamarine Airport, February 2002.

(G. Bennett Copyright Image 4660-125.)

VH-IMD. QantasLink - in the original livery at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport, June 2002.

(R. N. Smith Copyright Image 4660-039.)

VH-IMD. Jetstar - in the all-white livery at Melbourne Tullamarine Airport, June 2004.

(G. Bennett Copyright Image 4660-171.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the revised livery at Adelaide Airport, April 24, 2007.

(R. Brown Copyright Image 4660-270.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the revised livery at Perth Airport, August 21, 2008.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4660-456.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the revised livery at Adelaide Airport, March 09, 2009.

(N. K. Daw Copyright Image 4660-271.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the revised livery at Adelaide Airport, March 09, 2009.

(N. K. Daw Copyright Image 4660-272.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the revised livery at Adelaide Airport, March 09, 2009.

(N. K. Daw Copyright Image 4660-273.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the revised livery at Perth Airport, April 07, 2009.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4660-454.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the revised livery at Perth Airport, April 22, 2009.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4660-455.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the revised livery at Perth Airport, May 13, 2009.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4660-457.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the revised livery at Perth Airport, May 17, 2009.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4660-458.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the revised livery at Perth Airport, May 20, 2009.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4660-460.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the revised livery at Perth Airport, May 29, 2009.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4660-461.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the revised livery at Perth Airport, March 19, 2010.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4660-462.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the revised livery at Perth Airport, March 21, 2010.

(R. Shaw Copyright Image 4660-090.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the revised livery at Adelaide Airport, January 22, 2012.

(N. K. Daw Copyright Image 4660-274.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the revised livery at Adelaide Airport, January 22, 2012.

(N. K. Daw Copyright Image 4660-275.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the revised livery at Adelaide Airport, January 22, 2012.

(N. K. Daw Copyright Image 4660-276.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the revised livery at Adelaide Airport, January 22, 2012.

(N. K. Daw Copyright Image 4660-277.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the revised livery at Adelaide Airport, January 22, 2012.

(N. K. Daw Copyright Image 4660-278.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the revised livery at Adelaide Airport, January 22, 2012.

(N. K. Daw Copyright Image 4660-279.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the standard livery with additional 'Regional Airline of the Year 2012' titles at Adelaide Airport, July 29, 2012.

(R. Brown Copyright Image 4660-447.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the standard livery with additional 'Regional Airline of the Year 2012' titles at Adelaide Airport, July 29, 2012.

(T. Haynes Copyright Image 4660-450.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the standard livery with additional 'Regional Airline of the Year 2012' titles at Adelaide Airport, July 29, 2012.

(T. Haynes Copyright Image 4660-451.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the standard livery with additional 'Regional Airline of the Year 2012' titles at Adelaide Airport, October 02, 2012.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4660-459.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the standard livery with additional 'Regional Airline of the Year 2012' titles at Perth Airport, June 13, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4660-463.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the standard livery with additional 'Regional Airline of the Year 2012' titles at Perth Airport, June 13, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4660-464.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the standard livery with additional 'Regional Airline of the Year 2012' titles at Perth Airport, June 14, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4660-465.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the standard livery with additional 'Regional Airline of the Year 2012' titles at Perth Airport, June 14, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4660-466.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the standard livery with additional 'Regional Airline of the Year 2012' titles at Perth Airport, June 18, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4660-467.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the standard livery with additional 'Regional Airline of the Year 2012' titles at Perth Airport, June 18, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4660-468.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, August 07, 2013.

(R. Brown Copyright Image 4660-446.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, March 02, 2014.

(T. Haynes Copyright Image 4660-448.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, March 02, 2014.

(T. Haynes Copyright Image 4660-449.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the standard livery at Perth Airport, March 17, 2016.

(J. A. Fox Copyright Image 4660-453.)

VH-NXH. QantasLink - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, December 03, 2016.

(T. Haynes Copyright Image 4660-452.)