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