VH-XWR. Fokker F28-0100. c/n 11306.


 

Ordered new by US Air Inc

Temporary export registration E-1031 / PH-EZF applied to the aircraft - January 17, 1990

Temporary export registration E-1031 / PH-EZF reserved by Fokker Aircraft B.V. - January 26, 1990

First flown as PH-EZF in standard US Air livery - June 06, 1990

Powered by Rolls Royce Tay 650-15 engines

Sold to Fokker Aircraft USA, Inc - June 18, 1990

Temporary export registration PH-EZF removed from the aircraft - June 20, 1990

Aircraft cleared for export to the United States - June 21, 1990

Entered onto the United States Aircraft Register as N864US - June 21, 1990

Registered to Fokker Aircraft USA Inc

Leased to US Airways as the registered operator

Departed Amsterdam on the delivery flight to the United States via Keflavik - June 21, 1990

Aircraft had flown 7,230 hours with 6,609 cycles - June 30, 1993

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

Operated final revenue service Raleigh - Durham - Pittsburgh - September 28, 2001

Withdrawn from service and ferried Pittsburgh - Mojave for storage - October 04, 2001

Sold to Pembroke Capital Aircraft (Shannon) Ltd - April 30, 2003

Sold to Wilmington Trust Company - April 30, 2003

Registered to Wilmington Trust Company - June 09, 2003

Dutch registration 'PH-CXG' reserved by Aircraft Finance and Trading - 2003

Arrived Woensdrecht at the conclusion of the ferry flight from the United States - August 09, 2003

Ferry flight carried out by Southern Cross Aviation as SXA23

Observed at Woensdrecht as 'PH-CXG' in the standard US Airways livery - July 06, 2003

Cancelled from the United States Aircraft Register - July 2003

Entered onto the Dutch Aircraft Register as PH-CXG - August 14, 2003

Registered to Aircraft Finance and Trading BvL 6483

Test flown at Woensdrecht - October 14, 2003

Ferried Woensdrecht - Amsterdam for repainting by QAPS - October 16, 2003

Cockpit door modifications carried out whilst aircraft was a Amsterdam

Ferried Amsterdam - Woensdrecht - October 28, 2003

Cancelled from the Dutch Aircraft Register - October 31, 2003

Entered onto the German Aircraft Register as D-AGPG - October 31, 2003

Registered to Pembroke Capital Aircraft (Shannon) Ltd

Leased to Germania Fluggesellschaft GmbH as the registered operator

Wet-leased to DBA and observed at Ingolstadt with 'www.flydba.com' titles - November 17, 2005

Observed at Munich with 'Willkommen Zum Fussball' and 'Puma' logo - March 06, 2006

Ferried Munich - Berlin (Templehof) in Air Berlin livery for storage - December 31, 2007

An intended lease to Contact Air International did not eventuate

Ferried Berlin (Tegel) - Woensdrecht for overhaul on termination of the lease to Air Berlin - October 10, 2008

Ferried Woensdrecht - Eindhoven for repainting into an all-white livery - October 20, 2008

Ferried Eindhoven - Berlin (Schonefeld) in an all-white livery - November 03, 2008

Arrived Woensdrecht in an all-white livery for storage - April 10, 2009

Observed stored at Woensdrecht in all-white livery - June 04, 2009

Cancelled from the German Aircraft Register - ?

Prepared at Woensdrecht for sale to Alliance Airlines, Australia

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-XWR - September 14, 2010

Registered to Alliance Airlines Pty Ltd

Observed in an all-white livery at Woensdrecht - October 10, 2010

Departed Woensdrecht on the ferry flight to Australia - November 11, 2010

Arrived Brisbane at the conclusion of the ferry flight - November 14, 2010

Ferry route: Woensdrecht - Trabzon - Al Ain - Nagpur - Penang - Kupang - Brisbane

Ferry flight was carried out by Southern Cross International as SXI-1033

Operated first revenue service - ?

Current with Alliance Airlines

 


 

N864US. US Air - in the revised livery at Pittsburg Airport, May 1992.
D-AGPG. DBA - in the 'Football' livery at Munich Airport, March 2006.
VH-XWR. Alliance - in the all-white livery at Brisbane Airport, March 2011.

VH-XWR. Alliance - in the standard livery at Brisbane Airport, November l 2011.

VH-XWR. Alliance - in the standard livery at Brisbane Airport, November 2011.
 
VH-XWR. Alliance - in the standard livery at Perth Airport, April 2013.