VH-YFN. Boeing 737-8FE. c/n 41009-4456.

 

This aircraft was ordered new by Virgin Blue Australia Pty Ltd

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-YFN - February 18, 2013

Registered to Virgin Australia Airlines Pty Ltd, Spring Hill, Queensland

Rolled off the Boeing production line at Seattle - April 2013

First flown from Seattle (Boeing Field) - Moses Lake - Seattle (Boeing Field) as BOE813 - May 02, 2013

Powered by CFM International CFM56-7B26 engines

The aircraft was fitted with the new 'Sky' interior

Accepted by Virgin Australia at Seattle (Boeing Field) - May 16, 2013

Departed Seattle (Boeing Field) on the delivery flight to Australia as VA9398 - May 16, 2013

Arrived Brisbane on completion of the delivery flight - May 18, 2013

Delivery route: Seattle (Boeing Field) - Lihue - Nadi - Brisbane

This aircraft was named 'Ballina Beach'

Registered to Wilmington Trust Company for Aircraft 73B-41009 - May 24, 2013

Leased to Virgin Australia Airlines Pty Ltd as the registered operator

Operated first revenue service Brisbane - Townsville as VA363 - May 30, 2013

Current with Virgin Australia Airlines

 

VH-YFN. Virgin Australia - 'Ballina Beach' in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, July 07, 2013.

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VH-YFN. Virgin Australia - 'Ballina Beach' in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, July 07, 2013.

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VH-YFN. Virgin Australia - 'Ballina Beach' in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, September 27, 2014.

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VH-YFN. Virgin Australia - 'Ballina Beach' in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, April 11, 2015.

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VH-YFN. Virgin Australia - 'Ballina Beach' in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, January 07, 2018.

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