VH-FKL. Fokker F28-0100. c/n 11380.


 

Ordered new by US Air Inc

Registration N895US reserved for US Air Inc - January 13, 1988

Export registration E-1158 / PH-EZG applied to aircraft - December 12, 1991

Entered onto the Dutch Aircraft Register as PH-EZG with export registration E-1158 - December 17, 1991

Registered to Fokker Aircraft BV, Amsterdam

First flown as PH-EZG in US Air livery - March 3, 1992

Powered by Rolls Royce Tay 650-15 engines

Sold to Fokker Aircraft USA, Inc - March 19, 1992

Cancelled from the Dutch Aircraft Register - March 27, 1992

Entered onto the U. S. Aircraft Register as N895US - March 27, 1992

Accepted by US Air at Schiphol - March 27, 1992

Departed Amsterdam on delivery flight to the United States via Keflavik - March 27, 1992

Arrived Pittsburg at conclusion of delivery flight - April 1, 1992

Sold to Wilmington Trust Co, Wilmington, Delaware, USA - August 1992

Registered to Wilmington Trust Co - August 1992

Leased to US Air as registered operator - August 1992

Damaged on landing at Chicago O'Hare Airport with nosewheel problems - March 13, 1993

Ferried Chicago - Pittsburg for repairs - March 14, 1993

Aircraft had flown 2,848 hours with 2,629 cycles - June 30, 1993

Transferred to US Airways when US Air changed its name - February 27, 1997

Operated last revenue service with US Airways Nashville - Pittsburg - December 1, 2001

Ferried Pittsburg - Mojave for storage - December 5, 2001

Observed in storage at Mojave in US Airways livery - March 17, 2005

Registered to Rolls-Royce Credit Corp - September 8, 2007

Prepared for lease to Alliance Airlines

Observed at Khabarovsk Airport in full US Airways livery - September 10, 2007

Cancelled from the U. S. Aircraft Register - September 27, 2007

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-FKL - October 2, 2007

Registered to Jet Engine Leasing Pty Ltd

Leased to Alliance Airlines Pty Ltd as registered operator

Entered Alliance overhaul facility at Brisbane in preparation for entry into service - November 2008

Stored at Brisbane Airport and used as a source of spare parts

Current with Alliance Airlines

 


 

N895US. US Air - in the full livery at Pittsburg Airport, March 1992.

VH-FKL. Alliance - in the basic US Airways livery at Brisbane Airport, March 2011.
VH-FKL. Alliance - in the basic US Airways livery at Brisbane Airport, July 2011.