VH-YVD. Boeing 737-8FE. c/n 40998-3848.


 

Ordered new by Virgin Blue Australia Pty Ltd

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-YVD - July 05, 2011

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

Rolled off the Boeing production line at Renton - November 02, 2011

First flown as BOE807 / N1786B from Renton - Moses Lake - Renton (Boeing Field) - November 14, 2011

Powered by CFM International CFM56-7B26 engines

Repainted into new Virgin Australia livery prior to delivery

Accepted by Virgin Australia at Seattle (Boeing Field) in the new corporate livery - November 24, 2011

Departed Seattle (Boeing Field) as DJ9080 on delivery flight to Australia - November 24, 2011

Arrived Brisbane at conclusion of delivery flight - November 26, 2011

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

Aircraft is named 'Salmon Beach'

Operated first revenue service Brisbane - Hobart as DJ702 - December 02, 2011

Registered to Mitsubishi UFG Lease & Finance Company Limited, Tokyo - December 30, 2011

Leased to Virgin Australia Airlines Pty Ltd as the registered operator

Current with Virgin Australia Airlines

 


 

VH-YVD. Virgin Australia - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, June 2013.

VH-YVD. Virgin Australia - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, August 2013

VH-YVD. Virgin Australia - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, January 2014
VH-YVD. Virgin Australia - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, November 2014