VH-NJF. British Aerospace 146-300QT. c/n E3198.

 

This aircraft was rolled off the BAe production line at Woodford - 1991

Powered by four Textron Lycoming ALF502-R5 engines

First flown 'G-6-198' at Woodford - June 20, 1991

The aircraft was ordered by TNT Air Freight (UK) but it was not taken up

Departed Woodford for Dothan, Alabama for conversion to freighter configuration - October 03, 1991

Ferried Woodford - Bournemouth as 'G-6-198' for painting - February 26, 1992

Entered onto the British Aircraft Register as G-BTLD - March 10, 1992

Registered to British Aerospace (Operations) Ltd

Ferried Bournemouth - Woodford after painting - March 11, 1992

Ferried Woodford - Filton for storage - June 18, 1992

Prepared for lease to National Jet Systems, Australia

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-NJF - September 23, 1992

Registered to Trident Aircraft Leasing Services (Jersey) Ltd

Leased to National Jet Systems, Adelaide as the registered operator

Departed Hatfield on the ferry flight to Australia in the Australian air Express livery - October 06, 1992

Arrived Adelaide (West Beach) on conpletion of the ferry flight - October 10, 1992

Ferried Adelaide (West Bach) - Brisbane - October 11, 1992

Operated first Australian air Express revenue service - October 12, 1992

Registered to Trident Aviation Leasing Services (Jersey) Ltd - June 23, 2006

Leased to National Jet Systems as the registered operator

National Jet Systems was renamed Cobham Aviation Services Australia - March 01, 2009

Current with Australian air Express

 

VH-NJF. Australian air Express - in the standard livery at Brisbane Airport, December 1992.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 0414-137.)

VH-NJF. Australian air Express - in the standard livery at Brisbane Airport, May 09, 1993.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 0414-469.)

VH-NJF. Australian air Express - in the standard livery at Brisbane Airport, October 1996.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 0414-059.)

VH-NJF. Australian air Express - in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, August 02, 2013.

(R. Brown Copyright Image 0414-275.)

VH-NJF. Australian air Express - in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, August 14, 2013.

(R. Brown Copyright Image 0414-458.)

VH-NJF. Australian air Express - in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, August 14, 2013.

(R. Brown Copyright Image 0414-459.)

VH-NJF. Startrack Qantas Freight - in the standard livery at Brisbane Airport, November 2016.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 0414-460.)