VH-VYJ. Boeing 737-838. c/n 34182-1842.

 

This aircraft was ordered new by Qantas Airways Ltd - ?

It was allocated the Boeing Block Number YJ926

Rolled off the Boeing production line at Seattle (Boeing Field) - December 08, 2005

First flown as 'N1786B' - December 15, 2005

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

Observed at Seattle (Boeing Field) with the test registration 'N1782B' - December 16, 2005

Entered onto Australian Aircraft Register as VH-VYJ - December 21, 2005

Registered to Qantas Airways Ltd, Sydney

The aircraft was named ‘Cann River'

Accepted by S. Skimin for Qantas Airways at Seattle (Boeing Field) - January 13, 2006

This was the 154th Boeing airliner delivered new to Qantas Airways

It was the 34th Boeing 737 delivered to Qantas

Departed Seattle (Boeing Field) on the delivery flight to Australia as QF6020 - January 14, 2006

Arrived Melbourne (Tullamarine) on completion of the delivery flight - January 16, 2006

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

Operated first revenue service Melbourne (Tullamarine) - Brisbane as QF636 - January 18, 2006

Registered to Macquarie Managed Investments Ltd, Sydney - March 23, 2006

Leased to Qantas Airways Ltd, Sydney as the registered operator

Leased to Jetstar Airways - December 27 - 30, 2007

It operated the daily JQ244/247/209/210/248/249 Melbourne - Cairns - Melbourne - Hobart - Melbourne -

Coolangatta - Melbourne services

Registered to Qantas Airways Limited, Sydney - December 11, 2015

Current with Qantas Airways

 

VH-VYJ. Qantas Spirit of Australia - 'Cann River' in the original livery at the Adelaide West Beach Airport, June 09, 2014.

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VH-VYJ. Qantas Spirit of Australia - 'Cann River' in the original livery at the Adelaide West Beach Airport, August 26, 2014.

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VH-VYJ. Qantas Spirit of Australia - 'Cann River' in the original livery at the Adelaide West Beach Airport, August 26, 2014.

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VH-VYJ. Qantas Spirit of Australia - 'Cann River' in the original livery at the Adelaide West Beach Airport, December 27, 2015.

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VH-VYJ. Qantas Spirit of Australia - 'Cann River' in the original livery at the Adelaide West Beach Airport, March 01, 2016.

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VH-VYJ. Qantas Spirit of Australia - 'Cann River' in the original livery at the Adelaide West Beach Airport, February 16, 2017.

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