VH-VYL. Boeing 737-838. c/n 34184-1854.
Ordered new by Qantas Airways Ltd
Rolled off the Boeing production line at Renton - January 04, 2006
Entered onto Australian Aircraft Register as VH-VYL - January 11, 2006
Registered to Qantas Airways Ltd, Sydney
First flown as N1786B - January 13, 2006
Powered by CFM International CFM56-7B26 engines and fitted with winglets
Aircraft was named ‘Wangaratta'
Accepted by Qantas Airways at Boeing Field - January 26, 2006
Departed Seattle as QF6020 on delivery flight to Australia - January 27, 2006
Arrived Melbourne (Tullamarine) at conclusion of delivery flight - January 29, 2006
Delivery route: Seattle (Boeing Field) - Honolulu - Nadi - Melbourne
Operated first revenue service Melbourne - Canberra as QF742 - January 29, 2006
Registered to Macquarie Managed Investments Ltd, Sydney - March 23, 2006
Leased to Qantas Airways Ltd, Sydney as the registered operator
Involved in an avionics system event whilst landing at Sydney Airport - April 07, 2009
To view the ATSB report on this incident please click 'HERE'
Current with Qantas Airways