VH-VYG. Boeing 737-838. c/n 33995-1736.

 

This aircraft was ordered new by Qantas Airways Ltd - ?

Allocated the Boeing Block Number YJ923

Rolled off the Boeing production line at Seattle - May 23, 2005

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-VYG - May 31, 2005

Registered to Qantas Airways Ltd, Sydney

First flown as N6064P - June 07, 2005

Powered by CFM International CFM56-7B26 engines and fitted with winglets

The aircraft was named ‘Australind'

Accepted by S. Skimin for Qantas Airways at Seattle (Boeing Field) - June 30, 2005

This was the 151st Boeing airliner delivered new to Qantas Airways

It was the 31st Boeing 737 delivered to Qantas Airways

Departed Seattle (Boeing Field) on the delivery flight to Australia as QF6020 - July 01, 2005

Arrived Melbourne (Tullamarine) on completion of the delivery flight - July 03, 2005

Delivery route: Seattle (Boeing Field) - Honolulu - Nadi - Melbourne

Operated first revenue service Melbourne (Tullamarine) - Adelaide (West Beach) as QF685 - July 06, 2005

Registered to RBS Australia Leasing Pty Ltd, Sydney - December 07, 2005

Leased to Qantas Airways Ltd, Sydney as the registered operator

Registered to CRE Co, Ltd, Osaka, Japan - November 12, 2013

Leased to qantas Airways Ltd, Sydney as the registered operator

Current with Qantas Airways

 

VH-VYG. Qantas Spirit of Australia - 'Australind' in the standard livery at Brisbane Airport, March 2007.

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VH-VYG. Qantas Spirit of Australia - 'Australind' in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, April 13, 2014.

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VH-VYG. Qantas Spirit of Australia - 'Australind' in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, December 05, 2015.

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VH-VYG. Qantas Spirit of Australia - 'Australind' in the standard livery at Brisbane Airport, April 07, 2016.

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VH-VYG. Qantas Spirit of Australia - 'Australind' in the revised livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, October 02, 2017.

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