VH-YFX. Boeing 737-8FE. c/n 41013-6330.

 

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

Allocated the Boeing Block Number --822

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-YFX - January 04, 2017

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

Rolled off the Boeing production line at Seattle (Boeing Field) with winglets - April 2017

First flown Seattle (Boeing Field ) - Seattle (Boeing Field) as BOE822 - April 07, 2017

Powered by CFM International CFM56-7B24E engines

The aircraft was configured to seat C8 and Y168 passengers

Accepted by Virgin Australia at Seattle (Boeing Field) - April 18, 2017

Departed Seattle (Boeing Field) on the delivery flight to Australia as VA9940 - April 18, 2017

Arrived Brisbane on completion of the delivery flight - April 20, 2017

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

The aircraft was named 'Mackenzie Bay'

Registered to Short Haul 2017 No 1 Pty Ltd, Spring Hill, Queensland - April 27, 2017

Leased to Virgin Australia Airlines Pty Ltd, Spring Hill, Queensland as the registered operator

Operated first revenue service Brisbane - Sydney (Kingsford Smith) as VA932 - May 06, 2017

Current with Virgin Australia Airlines

 

VH-YFX. Virgin Australia - 'Mackenzie Bay' in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, May 09, 2017.

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VH-YFX. Virgin Australia - 'Mackenzie Bay' in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, May 09, 2017.

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