VH-OGT. Boeing 767-338ER. c/n 29117-710.


 

Ordered new by Qantas Airways Ltd

Rolled off the Boeing production line at Everett - June 21, 1998

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-OGT - July 13, 1998

Registered to Qantas Airways Ltd, Sydney

First flown as VH-OGT - July 14, 1998

Powered by General Electric CF6-80C2B6 engines

Accepted by Qantas at Seattle (Everett) - July 20, 1998

Departed Seattle (Everett) as QF6022 on the delivery flight to Australia - July 21, 1998

Arrived Sydney (Kingsford Smith) at the conclusion of the delivery flight - July 23, 1998

Delivery route: Seattle - Nadi - Sydney

Aircraft was unnamed at time of delivery

Operated first revenue service Sydney (Kingsford Smith) - Auckland as QF49 - August 02, 1998

Aircraft named 'Byron Bay' but it was not displayed externally on the aircraft

Operated special 'Captain's Choice Tour' - June 15 to 30, 2002

Route flown: Sydney - Kuching - Yangoon - Kathmandu - Vietianne - Hanoi - Phnon Penh - Sydney

Operated special 'Captain's Choice Tour' as QF6034 - October 23 to November 08, 2003

Route flown: Sydney - Honolulu - Merida - Havana - Manuas - Rio De Janiero - Iguassu Falls - Lima -

Easter Island - Papeete - Sydney

Aircraft renamed 'Maroochydore' but it was not initially displayed externally on the aircraft

Leased to Australian Airlines in the standard Qantas livery - May 04 to 18, 2004

Utilised by Australian Socceroos Team playing in World Cup qualifying match in Uruguay

Operated special service Sydney - Raratonga - Papeete - Montevideo as QF6097 - November 12, 2005

Operated the return service Montevideo - Raratonga - Sydney as QF6098 - November 14, 2005

Registered to Henrietta Leasing Ltd - May 02, 2006

Leased to Australian Airlines in the standard Qantas livery - May 24, 2006

Operated first Australian Airlines service - May 24, 2006

Leased to Australian Airlines Pty Ltd as the registered operator - July 24, 2006

Leased to Qantas Airways Ltd, Sydney as the registered operator - September 01, 2006

Registered to Qantas Airways Limited, Sydney - January 04, 2011

On the last day of Qantas 767 operations this was the first Boeing 767-338ER to be withdrawn from service

Operated final revenue service Melbourne (Tullamarine) - Sydney (Kingsford Smith) as QF442 - December 27, 2014

Withdrawn from service and Qantas all markings removed from the aircraft

Ferried Sydney (Kingsford Smith) - Alice Springs as QF6160 for storage - January 02, 2015

Flight crew: Captain Shane Worth; F/O Sean Campbell

Passengers: David Bassford (Project Manager - Aircraft Projects); Brad Gilchrest (Flight Operations)

Aircraft had flown 61,789.11 hours with 17,928 cycles

Stored at Alice Springs awaiting sale

Cancelled from the Australian Aircraft Register - June 16, 2015

Entered onto the United States Aircraft Register as N196CR - June 16, 2015

Registered to Wells Fargo Bank Northwest, Salt Lake City, Utah

 


 

VH-OGT. Qantas The Spirit of Australia - in the original livery at Brisbane Airport, September 1998.

VH-OGT. Qantas Spirit of Australia - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, September 2011.

VH-OGT. Qantas Spirit of Australia - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, September 2011.
VH-OGT. Qantas Spirit of Australia - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, September 2011.
VH-OGT. Qantas Spirit of Australia - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, September 2011.
VH-OGT. Qantas Spirit of Australia - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, November 2011.
VH-OGT. Qantas Spirit of Australia - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, November 2011.
VH-OGT. Qantas Spirit of Australia - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, November 2011.
VH-OGT. Qantas Spirit of Australia - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, November 2011.
VH-OGT. Qantas Spirit of Australia - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, November 2011.
VH-OGT. Qantas Spirit of Australia - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, November 2011.
VH-OGT. Qantas Spirit of Australia - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, November 2011.
VH-OGT. Qantas Spirit of Australia - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, November 2011.
VH-OGT. Qantas Spirit of Australia - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, June 2012.
VH-OGT. Qantas Spirit of Australia - in the standard livery at Perth Airport, July 2013.
VH-OGT. Qantas Spirit of Australia - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, August 2013
VH-OGT. Qantas Spirit of Australia - in the standard livery at Christchurch Airport, date unknown.