VH-VBP. Boeing 737-7BX. c/n 30743-922.


 

Ordered new by Midway Airlines Corporation

Rolled off Boeing production line at Renton in full Midway livery - July 26, 2001

First flown as N368ML - August 03, 2001

Powered by CFM International CFM56-7B22 engines

Aircraft was fitted with winglets

Was never delivered to Midway Airlines as they had ceased operations - September 12, 2001

Stored at Boeing Field in full Midway livery as N368ML

Ferried Boeing Field - Victorville as N368ML for storage - October 31, 2001

Ferried Victorville - Boeing Field - June 25, 2002

Sold by Boeing to Bouillioun Aircraft Holding Company Inc - June 28, 2002

Accepted by Boullioun Aviation for lease to Virgin Blue - June 28, 2002

Entered onto the U. S. Aircraft Register as N368ML - July 02, 2002

Registered to Boullioun Aircraft Holding Co. Inc, Bellevue, WA

Ferried Boeing Field - Everett in primer - July 03, 2002

Observed at Everett in full Virgin Blue livery with winglets - August 14, 2002

Cancelled from the U. S. Aircraft Register - August 21, 2002

Entered onto Australian Aircraft Register as VH-VBP - August 23, 2002

Registered to Boullioun Aircraft Holding Co. Inc, Bellevue, WA

Leased to Virgin Blue Airlines Pty Ltd as the registered operator

Ferried Christchurch - Brisbane as DJ9083 on delivery to Virgin Blue - September 06, 2002

Aircraft named 'Deja Blue'

Operated first revenue service Melbourne (Tullamarine) - Sydney as DJ807 - September 16, 2002

Registered to Commercial Aviation Solutions Aust Pty Ltd / JGL Investments, South Melb. - March 21, 2007

Leased to Virgin Blue Airlines Pty Ltd as registered operator

Virgin Blue was renamed Virgin Australia Airlines Pty Ltd - May 04, 2011

Operated final revenue service Sydney - Brisbane as DJ993 - July 60, 2012

Departed Brisbane as DJ9032 on return to lessor and end-of-lease maintenance - July 09, 2012

Arrived Kuala Lumpur at conclusion of ferry flight - July 10, 2012

Ferry route: Brisbane - Darwin - Kuala Lumpur (Subang)

Cancelled from the Australian Aircraft Register - September 11, 2012

Entered onto the Danish Aircraft Register as OY-PSG - September 11, 2012

Leased to Primera Air as registered operator

Observed at Kuala Lumpur in full Primera livery as OY-PSG - September 12, 2012

Departed Kuala Lumpur as PRI9001on ferry flight to Denmark - September 12, 2012

Arrived Billund at conclusion of ferry flight - September 13, 2012

Operated first revenue service - ?

Current with Primera

 


 

 

VH-VBP. Virgin Blue - in the full livery at Brisbane Airport, January 2005.

VH-VBP. Virgin Blue - in the full livery at Brisbane Airport, January 2005.