ZK-MVJ. Aerospatiale ATR-72-212A-600. c/n 1319.
This aircraft was ordered new by Air New Zealand - ?
Built by Avion de Transport Regional (ATR) at Toulouse, France
First flown (T1) Toulouse (Blagnac) - Toulouse (Francazal) as 'F-WWEB' - February 29, 2016
The aircraft was painted into the Air New Zealand livery at Toulouse (Francazal)
Ferried Toulouse (Francazal) - Toulouse (Blagnac) - March 09, 2016
Accepted by Air New Zealand at Toulouse (Blagnac) - March 19, 2016
Departed Toulouse (07:47 local) on the delivery flight to New Zealand as SXI1614 - March 19, 2016
Entered onto the New Zealand Aircraft Register as ZK-MVJ - March 21, 2016
Registered to Mount Cook Airline Limited, Christchurch, New Zealand
It arrived at Christchurch on completion of the delivery flight - March 24, 2016
Route: Toulouse - Alexandria - Al Ain - Nagpur - Penang - Kupang - Brisbane - Christchurch
Cancelled from the French Aircraft Register - March 24, 2016
Operated its first Mount Cook revenue service Christchurch - Wellington as NZ5096 - March 31, 2016
Mount Cook Airline was wound up - December 2019
Mount Cook Airline ceased to exist at the close of business - December 09, 2019
The aircraft was transferred to the Air New Zealand Air Operators Certificate
Registered to Air New Zealand Limited, Auckland - December 10, 2019
Current with Air New Zealand
ZK-MVJ. Air New Zealand - in the 'Silver Fern' livery at Christchurch Airport, July 12, 2016.
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