VH-YIL. Boeing 737-8FE. c/n 38713-4123.

 

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

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-YIL - May 22, 2012

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

Rolled off the Boeing production line at Seattle (Boeing Field) - July 09, 2012

First flown as BOE842 / VH-YIL from Seattle (Boeing Field) - Moses Lake - Seattle (Boeing Field) - July 20, 2012

Powered by CFM International CFM56-7B26 engines

The aircraft was fitted with the new 'Sky' interior

Registered to 737 2012 No 2 Pty Ltd, Spring Hill, Queensland - July 30, 2012

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

Accepted by Virgin Australia at Seattle (Boeing Field) - July 30, 2012

Departed Seattle (Boeing Field) on delivery flight to Australia as DL9922 - July 30, 2012

Arrived Brisbane on completion of the delivery flight - August 01, 2012

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

The aircraft was named 'Seventy Five Mile Beach'

Operated first revenue service Brisbane - Sydney (Kingsford Smith) as DJ924 - August 13, 2012

Current with Virgin Australia Airlines