VH-VUW. Boeing 737-8KG. c/n 39449-3398.

 

Ordered new by Virgin Blue Airlines Pty Ltd

Leased from Dubai Aerospace Enterprises

Rolled off the Boeing production line at Renton with winglets - August 20, 2010

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-VUW - September 02, 2010

Registered to Gate Capital (Delaware) One LLC c/- Wilmington Trust Company, Wilmington, Delaware

Leased to Virgin Blue Airlines Pty Ltd as the registered operator

First flown as VH-VUW in the standard Virgin Blue livery - September 02, 2010

Powered by CFM International CFM56-7B26 engines

Aircraft named 'Sydney Siren'

Accepted by Virgin Blue at Seattle (Boeing Field) - September 16, 2010

Departed Seattle (Boeing Field) on the delivery flight to Australia as DJ9082 - September 16, 2010

Arrived Brisbane on completion of the delivery flight - September 18, 2010

Delivery route: Seattle - Lihue - Nadi - Brisbane

Operated first revenue service Brisbane - Townsville as DJ371 - September 23, 2010

Virgin Blue was renamed Virgin Australia Airlines Pty Ltd - May 4, 2011

Aircraft was renamed 'Pebbly Beach'

Current with Virgin Australia Airlines

 

VH-VUW. Virgin Blue - 'Sydney Siren' in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, August 27, 2013.

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VH-VUW. Virgin Blue - 'Sydney Siren' in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, October 05, 2013.

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VH-VUW. Virgin Blue - 'Sydney Siren' in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, October 05, 2013.

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VH-VUW. Virgin Blue - 'Sydney Siren' in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, October 12, 2013.

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VH-VUW. Virgin Australia - 'Pebbly Beach' in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, April 22, 2016.

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