VH-ZXF. Boeing 767-336ER. c/n 25203-365.

 

This aircraft was ordered new by British Airways Ltd - ?

Rolled off the Boeing production line at Everett (Paine Field) - March 18, 1991

First flown - April 09, 1991

Powered by Rolls Royce RB211-524H engines

Entered onto the British Aircraft Register as G-BNWL - April 1991

Accepted by British Airways at Everett (Paine Field) - April 30, 1991

Aircraft named 'City of Luxembourg'

Ferried Seattle (Everett) - Mojave for storage - April 30, 1991

Ferried Mojave - New York (Kennedy) - London on delivery to British Airways - October 16 - 17, 1991

Operated first revenue service London (Heathrow) - Rome (Fiumicino) - October 22, 1991

Rolled out in new 'Union Flag' livery - April 30, 1999

Operated final British Airways revenue service Madrid - London (Heathrow) as BA461 - June 15, 2000

Repainted in 767 FSTA (Future Strategic Tanker Aircraft) tail titles - June 16, 2000

Leased to Boeing for military aerial refuelling stability trials with United States Navy F-18s

Ferried London (Heathrow) - Patuxent River Naval Air Station, Maryland - June 18, 2000

Ferried Patuxent River - London (Heathrow) on return to British Airways - June 24, 2000

Rolled out at London (Heathrow) in the standard Qantas livery as G-BNWL - July 03, 2000

Performed acceptance flight at London as G-BNWL - August 31, 2000

Leased to Qantas Airways Ltd, Sydney - September 05, 2000

Cancelled from the British Aircraft Register - September 05, 2000

Entered onto Australian Aircraft Register as VH-ZXF - September 06, 2000

Registered to Qantas Airways Ltd, Sydney

Departed London (Heathrow) on the delivery flight to Australia as QF6016 - September 06, 2000

Arrived Sydney (Kingsford Smith) on completion of the delivery flight as QF7627 - September 08, 2000

Delivery route: London - Bangkok - Sydney

Operated first Qantas revenue service Sydney (Kingsford Smith) - Brisbane as QF534 - September 10, 2000

Registered to G-BNWL Aircraft Pty Ltd - June 23, 2006

Leased to Qantas Airways Ltd as the registered operator

Registered to Qantas Airways Limited, Sydney - August 15, 2012

Aircraft listed for sale having flown 52,581 hours - December 17, 2012

Operated final revene service Melbourne (Tullamarine) - Sydney (Kingsford Smith) as QF450 - May 26, 2013

Withdrawn from service at Sydney (Kingsford Smith) where all Qantas markings were removed

Ferried Sydney (Kingsford Smith) - Shanghai (Pudong) for storage in basic Qantas livery -as QF6025 June 30, 2013

Cancelled from the Australian Aircraft Register - July 03, 2013

Entered onto the United States Aircraft Register as N797JM - August 27, 2013

Registered to Jet Midwest Group LLC, Wilmington

Arrived Bangkok (Surarnabhumi) in Jet Asia livery on completion of the ferry flight - December 26, 2013

Observed at Bangkok (Surarnabhumi) in the standard Jet Asia livery as 'HS-JAS' - January 01, 2014

Cancelled from the United States Aircraft Register - January 06, 2014

Entered onto the Thai Aircraft Register as HS-JAS - January 14, 2014

Registered to - ?

Leased to Jet Asia Airways Co Ltd as the registered operator

Operated first revenue service with Jet Asia Airways - January 23, 2014

Current with Jet Asia

 

G-BNWL. British Airways - 'City of Luxembourg' in the standard livery at Mojave Airport, June 1991.

(M. Rathke Copyright Image 4650-129.)

G-BNWL. British Airways - 'City of Luxembourg' in the standard livery at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, April 1994.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4650-700.)

G-BNWL. British Airways - 'City of Luxembourg' in the standard livery at an unknown airport, August 1994.

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G-BNWL. British Airways - 'City of Luxembourg' in the 'Union Flag' livery at London Heathrow Airport, April 1999.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4650-223.)

G-BNWL. British Airways - 'City of Luxembourg' in the 'Union Flag' livery at London Heathrow Airport, May 1999.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4650-715.)

VH-ZXF. Qantas The Spirit Of Australia - in the standard livery at Perth Airport, September 01, 2008.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4650-774.)

VH-ZXF. Qantas The Spirit Of Australia - in the standard livery at Perth Airport, April 23, 2009.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4650-773.)

VH-ZXF. Qantas The Spirit Of Australia - in the standard livery at Perth Airport, September 08, 2012.

(M. Lynam Copyright Image 4650-612.)

VH-ZXF. Qantas The Spirit Of Australia - in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, January 27, 2013.

(T. Haynes Copyright Image 4650-744.)

HS-JAS. Jet Asia - in the standard livery at Bangkok Airport, July 01, 2015.

(T. Haynes Copyright Image 4650-828.)