VH-YFS. Boeing 737-8FE. c/n 41027-5525.

 

This aircraft was ordered new by Virgin Blue Airlines Pty Ltd - ?

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-YFS - May 12, 2015

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

Rolled off the Boeing production line at Seattle (Boeing Field) with winglets - July 2015

First flown as BOE817 Seattle (Boeing Field) - Moses Lake - Seattle (Boeing Field) - August 02, 2015

Powered by CFM International CFM56-7B26E engines

Accepted by Virgin Australia Airlines at Seattle - August 12, 2015

Departed Seattle (Boeing Field) on the delivery flight to Australia as DJ9940 - August 12, 2015

Arrived Brisbane on completion of the delivery flight - August 14, 2015

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

The aircraft was named 'Sellicks Beach'

Registered to GAL MSN 41027 Ltd, London - August 26, 2015

Leased to Virgin Airlines Pty Ltd as the registered operator

Operated first revenue service Brisbane - Sydney (Kingsford Smith) as VA924 - September 04, 2015

Current with Virgin Australia Airlines

 

VH-YFS. Virgin Australia - 'Sellicks Beach' in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, January 25, 2016.

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VH-YFS. Virgin Australia - 'Sellicks Beach' in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, November 07, 2017.

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