VH-VUX. Boeing 737-8FE. c/n 37823-3415.

 

Ordered new by Virgin Blue Airlines Pty Ltd

Powered by CFM International CFM56-7B26/3 engines

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-VUX - August 03, 2010

Registered to VB LH-11 No 2 Pty Ltd, Spring Hill, Queensland

Leased to Virgin Blue Airlines Pty Ltd as the registered operator

Rolled off the Boeing production line at Renton with winglets - September 07, 2010

First flown as N1786B in the standard Virgin Blue livery - September 15, 2010

Aircraft named 'Ballina Ballerina'

Accepted by Virgin Blue at Seattle (Boeing Field) - September 29, 2010

Departed Seattle (Boeing Field) on the delivery flight to Australia as DJ9080 - September 29, 2010

Arrived Brisbane on completion of the delivery flight - October 01, 2010

Delivery route: Seattle - Lihue - Nadi - Brisbane

Operated first revenue service Brisbane - Sydney (Kingsford Smith) as DJ970 - October 05, 2010

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

Registered to Virgin Australia 2013-1 Issuer Co. Pty Ltd, Spring Hill, Queensland - November 04, 2013

Leased to Virgin Australia Airlines Pty Ltd, Spring Hill, Queensland as the registered operator

Current with Virgin Australia Airlines