VH-VOM. Boeing 737-8FE. c/n 33794-1373.


 

Ordered new by Virgin Blue Airlines

Powered by CFM International CFM56-7B26 engines

Rolled off the Boeing production line at Renton without winglets - August 07, 2003

First flown as VH-VOM - August 18, 2003

Entered on the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-VOM - September 04, 2003

Registered to Virgin Blue Airlines Pty Ltd

Accepted by Virgin Blue at Seattle - September 12, 2003

Departed Seattle as DJ9087 on ferry flight to New Zealand - September 12, 2003

Arrived Christchurch at the conclusion of the ferry flight - September 14, 2003

Ferry route: Seattle (Boeing Field) - Kahului - Pago Pago - Christchurch

Aircraft was fitted with winglets during the pre-service maintenance

Ferried Christchurch - Brisbane on delivery to Virgin Blue - October 01, 2003

Aircraft was named 'Little Blue Peep'

Operated first revenue service Brisbane - Melbourne (Tullamarine) as DJ336 - October 03, 2003

Registered to VBNC2 Pty Ltd - August 15, 2005

Leased to Virgin Blue Airlines Pty Ltd as the registered operator

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

Aircraft was renamed 'Fairhaven Beach'

Current with Virgin Australia Airlines

 


 

VH-VOM. Virgin Blue - in the standard livery at Brisbane Airport, February 2005.

VH-VOM. Virgin Blue - in the standard livery at Brisbane Airport, March 2007.

VH-VOM. Virgin Australia - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, February 2015.