VH-FNR. Fokker F28-0100. c/n 11488.


 

Fuselage placed in storage at Schiphol

Temporary export registration E-1328 / PH-EZD applied to the aircraft - December 24, 1993

Fuselage placed on the production line - February 1994

First flown as PH-EZD in BMA livery - June 1, 1994

Powered by Rolls Royce Tay 650-15 engines

Temporary export registration E-1328 / PH-EZD removed from the aircraft - July 1994

Entered onto the British Aircraft Register as G-BVJB - July 7, 1994

Registered to British Midland Airways Ltd

Departed Amsterdam on delivery flight to East Midlands - July 7, 1994

Sold to Skywest Airlines Pty Ltd - April 2004

Arrived Perth as SXA461 at conclusion of delivery flight - August 27, 2004

Ferried to Australia by Southern Cross Aviation

Ferry route: East Midlands - Iraklion - Al Ain (U.A.E.) - Colombo - Cocos Island - Perth

Cancelled from the British Aircraft Register - August 30, 2004

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-FNR - August 31, 2004

Registered to Skywest Airlines, Perth

Operated first revenue service Perth - Port Headland - Karratha as XR36 - September 16, 2004

Registered to F100 Pty Ltd - January 12, 2007

Leased to Skywest Airlines (Australia) Pty Ltd as registered operator

Virgin Australia announces its intention to acquire Skywest Airlines - October 30, 2012

Virgin Australia finalises the acquisition of Skywest Airlines - April 11, 2013

Ferried Perth - Port Headland - Seletar for overhaul - April 12, 2013

Ferried Seletar - Port Headland - Perth after maintenance in Skywest livery - June 8, 2013

Operated last service in Skywest livery Geraldton - Perth as VOZ2658 - August 23, 2013

Ferried Perth (08:17 local) - Townsville as VOZ9950 for repainting into new livery - August 24, 2013

Ferried Townsville (11:54) - Alice Springs - Perth (16:02 local) as VOZ9991 - September 12, 2013

Flight crew: Captains G. Meechan, G. Fuge

Returned to service Perth (08:25) - Kununurra as VOZ2551 - September 14, 2013

Current with Skywest Airlines

 


 

G-BVJB. British Midland - in the full livery at Amsterdam Airport, July 1994.
G-BVJB. British Midland - in the full livery at Paris Orly Airport, December 1995.

VH-FNR. Skywest - in the full livery at Perth Airport, November 2004.

VH-FNR. Skywest - in the full livery at Perth Airport, November 2004.

VH-FNR. Skywest - in the full livery at Perth Airport, December 2004.
VH-FNR. Skywest - in the full livery at Perth Airport, April 2009.
VH-FNR. Skywest - in the full livery at Perth Airport, May 2009.
VH-FNR. Skywest - in the full livery at Perth Airport, March 2010.
VH-FNR. Skywest - in the full livery at Perth Airport, March 2010.
VH-FNR. Skywest - in the full livery at Perth Airport, September 2010.
VH-FNR. Skywest - in the full livery at Geraldton Airport, October 2011.

VH-FNR. Skywest - in the full livery at Geraldton Airport, November 2011.

VH-FNR. Skywest - in the full livery at Perth Airport, January 2012.
VH-FNR. Skywest - in the full livery at Geraldton Airport, February 2012.
VH-FNR. Skywest - in the full livery at Geraldton Airport, February 2012.