ZK-MVO. Aerospatiale ATR-72-212A-600. c/n 1299.
This aircraft was ordered new by Air New Zealand - ?
Built by Avion de Transport Regional (ATR) at Toulouse, France
First flown (T1) with the test registration 'F-WWEE' - December 01, 2015
Accepted by Air New Zealand at Toulouse (Blagnac) - December 17, 2015
Entered onto the New Zealand Aircraft Register as ZK-MVO - December 17, 2015
Registered to Mount Cook Airline Limited, Christchurch, New Zealand
Departed Toulouse (08:31 local) on the ferry flight to Australia as SXI1534 - December 17, 2015
It arrived at Townsville (16:04 local) on completion of the delivey flight - December 21, 2015
Route: Toulouse - Trabzon - Al Ain - Nagpur - Penang - Kupang - Darwin - Townsville
The aircraft was painted into the Air New Zealand livery at Townsville by Flying Colours
Departed Townsville (11:49 local) on the ferry flight to New Zealand - January 16, 2016
It arrived at Christchurch (01:16 local) on completion of the ferry flight - January 17, 2016
Ferry route: Townsville - Brisbane - Christchurch
Operated its first Mount Cook revenue service Christchurch - Hamilton as NZ5304 - February 08, 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-MVO. Air New Zealand - in the 'Silver Fern' livery at Christchurch Airport, February 27, 2016.
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ZK-MVO. Air New Zealand - in the 'Silver Fern' livery at Christchurch Airport, July 10, 2020.
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