VH-FKO. Fokker F.27-050. c/n 20160.


 

Original order for Sudan Airways not taken up

Temporary export registration E-970 / PH-EXD reserved by Fokker Aircraft B.V. - January 24, 1989

Temporary Export registration PH-EXD applied to the aircraft - January 31, 1989

Test flown as PH-EXD - June 14, 1989

Temporary export registration E-970 / PH-EXD cancelled - August 24, 1989

Temporary export registration PH-EXD reserved by Fokker Aircraft B.V. - February 26, 1990

Temporary export registration E-970 / PH-EXD cancelled - April 11, 1990

Aircraft cleared for export to Germany - April 11, 1990

Entered onto the German Aircraft Register as D-AFKJ - April 11, 1990

Registered to DLT

Sold to Air Leasing Flugzeugvermietung Eagle - April 1991

Leased to DLT as registered operator

DLT was renamed Lufthansa City Line - February 29, 1992

Aircraft had flown 8,041 hours with 6,034 cycles - June 30, 1993

Aircraft traded in to Avro International Aerospace - 1994

Sold to Aircraft Leasing & Management - 1994

Air Nostrum titles applied at Hamburg and ferried Hamburg - Bonn - June 26, 1995

Cancelled from the German Aircraft Register - July 1995

Entered onto the Spanish Aircraft Register as EC-871 - July 7, 1995

Reregistered as EC-GDD - November 1995

Observed at Barcelona with Air Nostrum Lineas Aereas del Mediteraneo titles - November 1995

Aircraft now named 'Olmo'

Sold to Frevag Group - December 20, 1996

Leased to Air Nostrum Lineas Aereas del Mediterreneo S.A. as registered operator

Arrived Woensdrecht for maintenance - September 14, 1998

Departed Woensdrecht on completion of maintenance work - September 30, 1998

Observed at Palma with 'Costa Almeria' titles - June 26, 2000

Returned to Frevag Group B.V. on termination of lease - January 1, 2001

Arrived Woensdrecht for overhaul - July 9, 2001

Observed at Woensdrecht in VLM livery as EC-GDD - August 28, 2001

Test flown at Woensdrecht as EC-GDD - November 30, 2001

Cancelled from the Spanish Aircraft Register - January 9, 2002

Entered onto the Belgian Aircraft Register as OO-VLV - March 22, 2002

Accepted by VLM at Woensdrecht - March 26, 2002

Observed parked at Antwerp without engines - May 1, 2002

Observed at Antwerp fitted with engines taken from Fokker 50 OO-VLG (c/n 20104) - November 9, 2002

Test flown at Antwerp - November 13, 2002

Operated first VLM revenue service - November 14, 2002

Aircraft now named 'States of Guernsey'

Arrived Woensdrecht for overhaul - February 4, 2005

Observed at Manchester - January 30, 2006

Arrived Eindhoven for repainting by Aviation Cosnetics - March 18, 2006

Departed Eindhoven after repainting - March 26, 2006

Was the last VLM Fokker 50 in the old livery

Observed at Rotterdam as 'Marcel Rombout' - June 24, 2006

Observed at Antwerp now named as 'Island of Jersey' - September 8, 2006

Ferried Antwerp - Norwich in City Jet livery - February 19, 2010

Observed at Antwerp with Cityjet tail titles - March 9, 2011

Returned to lessor on termination of lease - 2012

Ferried Antwerp - Maastricht for overhaul and prepared for lease to Alliance Airlines - May 24, 2012

Observed at Maastricht without titles - June 29, 2012

Departed Maastricht on ferry flight to Australia in basic Cityjet livery -July 25, 2012

Arrived Adelaide at conclusion of ferry flight - July 29, 2012

Delivery route: Maastricht - Trabzon - Al Ain - Nagpur - Penang - Denpasar - Darwin - Adelaide

Ferry flight was carried out by Southern Cross International as SXI-1252

Cancelled from the Belgian Aircraft Register - ?

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-FKO - August 16, 2012

Registered to KLM Amsterdam Ltd

Leased to Alliance Airlines Pty Ltd as registered operator

Repainted into full Alliance livery during pre-service maintenance at Adelaide

Operated first revenue service Adelaide - Port Agusta as QQ4521 - December 13, 2012

Current with Alliance Airlines

 


 

D-AFKJ. DLT - in the full livery at an unknown airport, April 1991.
D-AFKJ. Lufthansa CityLine - in the full livery at Berlin Templehof Airport, June 1992.
OO-VLV. VLM - in the full livery at Amsterdam Airport, June 2005.
OO-VLV. Cityjet - in the basic livery at Adelaide Airport, July 2012.
OO-VLV. Cityjet - in the basic livery at Adelaide Airport, July 2012.
OO-VLV. Cityjet - in the basic livery at Adelaide Airport, July 2012.
OO-VLV. Cityjet - in the basic livery at Adelaide Airport, July 2012.
OO-VLV. Cityjet - in the basic livery at Adelaide Airport, August 2012.
OO-VLV. Cityjet - in the basic livery at Adelaide Airport, August 2012.
VH-FKO. Alliance - in the all-white livery at Adelaide Airport, August 2012.
VH-FKO. Alliance - in the full livery at Adelaide Airport, November 2012.
VH-FKO. Alliance - in the full livery at Adelaide Airport, January 2013.
VH-FKO. Alliance - in the full livery at Adelaide Airport, January 2013.
VH-FKO. Alliance - in the full livery at Adelaide Airport, January 2013.
VH-FKO. Alliance - in the full livery at Adelaide Airport, January 2013.
VH-FKO. Alliance - in the full livery at Adelaide Airport, January 2013.
VH-FKO. Alliance - in the full livery at Adelaide Airport, January 2013.
VH-FKO. Alliance - in the full livery at Adelaide Airport, January 2013.
VH-FKO. Alliance - in the full livery at Adelaide Airport, January 2013.