VH-QQX. Fokker F28-070. c/n 11571.


 

Aircraft ordered new by Avianova

Temporary export registration E-1455 / PH-EZE applied to the aircraft - March 19, 1996

Temporary export registration E-1455 / PH-EZE reserved by Fokker Aircraft B.V. - March 25, 1996

First flown as PH-EZE in Avianova livery - May 24, 1996

Powered by Rolls Royce Tay 620-15 engines

Observed at Schiphol awaiting delivery to Avianova - June 1996

Aircraft was not delivered to Avianova and order was cancelled

Used for demonstration flights to Ethiopian Airlines - September 30, 1996

Used for demonstration flight to Ethiopian Airlines - October 19, 1996

Aircraft was placed in storage - January 01, 1997

Entered onto the Dutch Aircraft Register as PH-RVE - April 14, 1997

Registered to Fokker Aircraft B.V.

Test flown as PH-RVE - May 01, 1997

Registered to Fokker Aircraft B.V. - June 27, 1997

Leased to Aircraft Finance and Trading as the registered operator

Sold to Budapest Aircraft Finance 1 B.V. - December 22, 1997

Registered to Budapest Aircraft Finance 1 B.V. - January 09, 1998

Leased to Aircraft Finance and Trading as the registered operator

Ferried Amsterdam - Woensdrecht for overhaul and modification to VIP configuration

Cancelled from the Dutch Aircraft Register - April 02, 1998

Entered onto the Hungarian Aircraft Register as HA-LMF - April 02, 1998

Registered to Budapest Aircraft Finance 1 B.V.

Leased to Malev Hungarian Airlines as the registered operator

Aircraft to be operated by Malev for the Hungarian Government as a VIP transport

Ferried Woensdrecht - Budapest on delivery to Malev - April 02, 1998

Sold to Gladiator Leasing - 2010

Ferried Budapest - Norwich for repainting - June 13, 2010

Observed Budapest in all-white livery - July 15, 2010

Intended lease to Georgian International Airlines as 4L-GIB did not eventuate - 2010

Observed at Bratislava in all white livery as '9H-AFS' - November 23, 2010

Aircraft owned by Gladiator Leasing

Entered onto the Maltese Aircraft Register as 9H-AFS - November 29, 2010

Registered to Gladiator Leasing

Leased to Comlux Aviation, Malta as registered operator

Comlux was a VIP charter operator and intended to use the aircraft in the Middle East

Aircraft returned to lessor on termination of lease - 2010

Prepared for lease / sale to Alliance Airlines - 2011

Observed at Bratislava in full Alliance Airlines livery - June 28, 2011

Departed Bratislava on delivery flight to Australia - June 30, 2011

Arrived Brisbane at conclusion of delivery flight - July 02, 2011

Delivery route: Bratislava - Trabzon - Al Ain - Nagpur - Penang - Kupang - Brisbane

Ferry flight carried out by Southern Cross Aviation as SXI-1028

Cancelled from the Maltese Aircraft Register - July 2011

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-QQX - July 18, 2011

Registered to Aircraft Leasing No 3 Pty Ltd

Leased to Alliance Airlines Pty Ltd as the registered operator

Ferried Brisbane - Mackay - October 27, 2011

Operated first revenue service - ?

Current with Alliance Airlines

 


 

9H-AFS. Alliance - in the full livery at Brisbane Airport, July 2011.
9H-AFS. Alliance - in the full livery at Brisbane Airport, July 2011.
VH-QQX. Alliance - in the full livery at Brisbane Airport, November 2011.
VH-QQX. Alliance - in the full livery at Brisbane Airport, November 2011.
VH-QQX. Alliance - in the full livery at Brisbane Airport, December 2011.
VH-QQX. Alliance - in the standard livery at Melbourne Airport, February 2012.

VH-QQX. Alliance - in the standard livery at Melbourne Airport, February 2012.

VH-QQX. Alliance - in the standard livery at Melbourne Airport, May 2012.
VH-QQX. Alliance - in the standard livery at Brisbane Airport, August 2012.
VH-QQX. Alliance - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, April 2014.
VH-QQX. Alliance - in the standard livery at Melbourne Airport, February 2015.
VH-QQX. Alliance - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, April 2015.