VH-VYI. Boeing 737-838. c/n 34181-1840.


 

Ordered new by Qantas Airways Ltd

Rolled off the Boeing production line at Renton - December 06, 2005

First flown as N1786B - December 14, 2005

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

Entered onto Australian Aircraft Register as VH-VYI - December 16, 2005

Registered to Qantas Airways Ltd, Sydney

Aircraft was named ‘Bathurst Island'

Accepted by Qantas Airways at Boeing Field - January 09, 2006

Departed Seattle as QF6020 on delivery flight to Australia - January 10, 2006

Arrived Melbourne (Tullamarine) at conclusion of delivery flight - January 12, 2006

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

Operated first revenue service Melbourne - Hobart as QF1011 - January 17, 2006

Registered to Macquarie Managed Investments Ltd, Sydney - April 06, 2006

Leased to Qantas Airways Ltd, Sydney as the registered operator

Leased to Jetstar - December 21 - 24, 2007

Operated daily JQ244/247/209/210/248/249 Melbourne - Cairns - Melbourne - Hobart - Melbourne -

Coolangatta - Melbourne services

Current with Qantas Airways