VH-VZZ. Boeing 737-838. c/n 39445-4010.


This aircraft was ordered new by Qantas Airways Ltd - ?

Allocated the Boeing Block Number YS057

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-VZZ - November 29, 2011

Registered to Wells Fargo Bank Northwest National Association, Salt Lake City

Leased to Qantas Airways Ltd as the registered operator

Rolled off the Boeing production line at Renton - April 04, 2012

First flown as BOE057 from Renton - Moses Lake - Seattle (Boeing Field) - April 14, 2012

Powered by CFM International CFM56-7B26 engines

Accepted by R. Trail for Qantas Airways at Seattle (Boeing Field) - April 25, 2012

This was the 182nd Boeing airliner delivered new to Qantas Airways

It was the 62nd Boeing 737 delivered new to Qantas Airways

Configured with 12 Business Class and 156 Economy Class seats

Departed Seattle (Boeing Field) on the delivery flight to Australia as QF6024 - April 25, 2012

Arrived Melbourne (Tullamarine) on completion of the delivery flight - April 27, 2012

Delivery route: Seattle - Honolulu - Nadi - Melbourne

Aircraft named 'Walpole'

Operated first revenue service Melbourne (Tullamarine) - Sydney (Kingsford Smith) as QF400 - May 01, 2012

Registered to AWAS 39445 Limited, New York - June 28, 2013

Leased to Qantas Airways Ltd, Sydney as the registered operator

Current with Qantas Airways


VH-VZZ. Qantas Spirit of Australia - 'Walpole' in the standard livery at Christchurch Airport, June 23, 2013.

(Z. Rae Copyright Image 4621-474.)

VH-VZZ. Qantas Spirit of Australia - 'Walpole' in the standard livery at Brisbane Airport, date unknown.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4621-649.)