VH-YFY. Boeing 737-8FE. c/n 41016-6494.
This aircraft was ordered new by Virgin Australia Airlines Pty Ltd - ?
Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-YFY - July 03, 2017
Registered to Short Haul 2017 Pty Ltd, Spring Hill, Queensland
Leased to Virgin Australia Airlines as the registered operator
Rolled off the Boeing production line at Seattle (Boeing Field) with winglets - ?
First flown as BOE823 Seattle (Boeing Field) - Moses Lake - Seattle (Boeing Field) - July 15, 2017
Powered by CFM International CFM56-7B26 engines
Accepted by Virgin Australia at Seattle (Boeing Field) - July 24, 2017
Departed Seattle (Boeing Field) on the delivery flight to Australia as VA9940 - July 24, 2017
Arrived Brisbane aon completion of the delivery flight - July 26, 2017
Delivery route: Seattle (Boeing Field) - Lihue - Nadi - Brisbane
The aircraft was named 'Mungalla'
Operated first revenue service Brisbane - Melbourne (Tullamarine) as VA308 - August 09, 2017
Current with Virgin Australia Airlines
VH-YFY. Virgin Australia -'Mungalla' in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, August 09, 2017.
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