VH-YFF. Boeing 737-8FE. c/n 40994-3664.
Ordered new by Virgin Blue Australia Pty Ltd
Virgin Blue was renamed Virgin Australia Airlines Pty Ltd - May 04, 2011
Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-YFF - May 06, 2011
Registered to Virgin Australia Airlines Pty Ltd
Rolled off the Boeing production line at Renton - May 10, 2011
First flown as BOE801 / N1786B from Renton - Paine Field in an all-white livery - May 21, 2011
Powered by CFM International CFM56-7B26 engines
Aircraft fitted with the new 'Sky' interior
Registered to Avalon Aerospace AOE, Grand Cayman Islands - June 08, 2011
Leased to Virgin Australia Airlines Pty Ltd, Spring Hill, Queensland as the registered operator
Accepted by Virgin Australia at Boeing Field in the new corporate livery - June 08, 2011
Departed Boeing Field as DL9080 on delivery flight to New Zealand - June 08, 2011
Arrived Christchurch at conclusion of delivery flight - June 10, 2011
Delivery route: Seattle (Boeing Field) - Lihue - Nadi - Christchurch
Pre-delivery modifications carried out at Christchurch
Ferried Christchurch - Brisbane as DJ9080 - June 15, 2011
Operated first revenue service Brisbane - Melbourne (Tullamarine) as DJ356 - June 22, 2011
Aircraft named 'Wineglass Bay'
Current with Virgin Australia Airlines
VH-YFF. Virgin Australia - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, June 2013.
VH-YFF. Virgin Australia - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, August 2013.