VH-QQR. Fokker F28-070. c/n 11564.


 

Aircraft ordered new by International Lease Finance Corporation

The intended lease to British Midland Airways Ltd was not taken up

Temporary export registration E-1435 / PH-EZR applied to the aircraft - November 24, 1995

Temporary export registration E-1435 / PH-EZR reserved by Fokker Aircraft B.V. - November 28, 1995

First flown as PH-EZR in Malev livery - December 13, 1995

Powered by Rolls Royce Tay 620-15 engines

Temporary export registration PH-EZR removed from the aircraft - December 20, 1995

Aircraft cleared for export to Hungary - December 20, 1995

Accepted by International Lease Finance Corporation at Amsterdam - December 20, 1995

Entered onto the Hungarian Aircraft Register as HA-LMA - December 20, 1995

Registered to International Lease Finance Corporation

Leased to Malev Hungarian Airlines as registered operator

Ferried Amsterdam - Budapest as MA6661 - December 21, 1995

Starboard wing damaged when hit by a bus at Munich - December 29, 1996

Aircraft had flown 2,043 hours with 1,369 cycles

Repairs carried out by Fokker Aircraft Services and aircraft returned to service

Sold by ILFC to MSA 1 - 1998

Arrived Norwich for repainting into Carpatair livery - November 02, 2009

Observed parked at Norwich in full Carpatair livery - November 05, 2009

Observed at Budapest in Carpatair livery - December 05, 2009

Cancelled from the Hungarian Aircraft Register - ?

Entered onto the Romanian Aircraft Register as YR-KMA - January 22, 2010

Registered to Ansett Worldwide Aviation Services

Leased to Carpatair as registered operator

Operated first revenue service Timisoara - Chininau (Moldovia) - January 25, 2010

Observed at Rome (Fiumicino) in Carpatair livery with 'Operated by Alitalia' titles - July 07, 2012

Ferried Timisoara - Bratislava for repainting at end-of-lease - October 10, 2012

Ferried Bratislava - Timisoara - October 15, 2012

Sold to Alliance Aviation Pty Ltd - October 2012

Departed Timisoara on delivery flight to Australia in all-white livery - November 2012

Arrived Brisbane at conclusion of delivery flight in an all-white livery - November 18, 2012

Delivery flight was conducted by Southern Cross Aviation as SXI-1276

Delivery route: Timisoara - Trabzon - Al Ain - Ahmedabad - Chittagong - Penang - Denpasar - Darwin - Brisbane

Cancelled from the Romanian Aircraft Register - ?

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-QQR - November 27, 2012

Registered to Alliance Airlines Pty Ltd

Repainted in full Alliance livery at Brisbane during pre-service maintenance

Operated first revenue service Brisbane - Townsville as QQ990 - January 07, 2013

Current with Alliance Airlines

 


 

HA-LMA. Malev Hungarian Airlines - in the full livery at an unknown airport, February 1996.
HA-LMA. Malev Hungarian Airlines - in the full livery at Amsterdam Airport, May 1999.
YR-KMA. Carpatair - in the full livery at an unknown airport, November 2010.
YR-KMA. Carpatair - in the full livery at Geneva Airport, December 2011.

VH-QQR. Alliance - in the standard livery at Perth Airport, January 2013.

VH-QQR. Alliance - in the standard livery at Perth Airport, March 2013.
VH-QQR. Alliance - in the standard livery at Melbourne Airport, April 2013.
VH-QQR. Alliance - in the standard livery at Melbourne Airport, April 2013.
VH-QQR. Alliance - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, June 2013.