VH-XFR. Embraer 120RT Brasilia. c/n 120135. Was also registered as VH-ANZ.


 

Built by Empresa Brasileira de Aeronautica S.A. (Embraer), Sao Jose dos Campos, Sao Paulo, Brazil - 1989

First flown with test registration 'PT-SPB' – May 1990

Sold to Bop Air PTY Limited, Mafeking, South Africa - May 30, 1989

Entered onto the South African Aircraft Register as ZS-MMB - September 25, 1989

Delivered to Bop Air PTY Limited, Mafeking, South Africa - September 25, 1989

Bop Air was renamed Sun-Air - January 1994

Sold to Flight West Airlines, Australia - May 1995

Arrived Brisbane at conclusion of ferry flight from South Africa in full Sun-Air livery - May 16, 1995

Entered hangar for maintenance and repainting into Flight West Airlines livery

Cancelled from the South African Aircraft Register - June 1995

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-XFR - June 14, 1995

Registered to Flight West Airlines, Brisbane, Australia

The aircraft was undergoing maintenance when Flight West Airlines suspended all operations - June 19, 2001

Leased by Ansett Australia - June 29 to September 13, 2001

Ansett Airlines suspended all operations due to bankruptcy - September 13, 2001

Aircraft was placed in storage at Brisbane - September 13, 2001

Leased to Air North Regional Airlines - June 15, 2002

Ferried Brisbane - Darwin - June 15, 2002

Purchased by Air North from the Buchanan Family Trust (owners of Flight West Airlines) - June 28, 2002

Registered to Capiteq Pty Limited, Darwin, NT t/a Air North Regional Airlines - June 28, 2002

Registered to Air  North Regional as the registered operator

Reregistered as VH-ANZ - March 12, 2003

Registered to Capiteq Pty Limited, Darwin, NT t/a Air North Regional Airlines

Current with Air North Regional Airlines