VH-VZV. Boeing 737-838. c/n 34189-3856.
Ordered new by Qantas Airways Ltd
Entered onto Australian Aircraft Register as VH-VZV - September 06, 2011
Registered to Qantas Airways Ltd, Sydney
Rolled off the Boeing production line at Renton - November 2011
First flown Renton - Moses Lake - Boeing Field as N1796B (BOE053) - November 17, 2011
Powered by CFM International CFM56-7B24 engines
Accepted by Qantas Airways at Boeing Field - December 07, 2011
Aircraft named ‘Palm Cove'
Departed Seattle as QF6024 on the delivery flight to Australia - December 07, 2011
Arrived Melbourne (Tullamarine) at the conclusion of delivery flight - December 09, 2011
Delivery route: Seattle (Boeing Field) - Honolulu - Nadi - Melbourne
Operated first revenue service Melbourne - Sydney as QF426 - December 13, 2011
Registered to Apple Leasing Co. Ltd, Tokyo, Japan - January 11, 2012
Leased to Qantas Airways Ltd as registered operator - January 11, 2012
Current with Qantas Airways
VH-VZV. Qantas Spirit of Australia - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, January 2012.