ZK-MVU. Aerospatiale ATR-72-212A-600. c/n 1500.
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-WWEC' - June 01, 2018
Flight time: 1 hour 49 minutes
First flown (T2) Toulouse (Blagnac) - Toulouse (Blagnac) - June 04, 2018
Flight time: 1 hour 09 minutes
Accepted by Air New Zealand at Toulouse (Blagnac) - June 09, 2018
Departed Toulouse (09:28 local) on the delivery flight to New Zealand as SXI1810 - June 09, 2018
Entered onto the New Zealand Aircraft Register as ZK-MVU - June 11, 2018
Registered to Mount Cook Airline Limited, Christchurch, New Zealand
It arrived at Christchurch (19:31 local) on completion of the delivey flight - June 15, 2018
Route: Toulouse - Trabzon - Al Ain - Nagpur - Kuala Lumpur - Denpasar - Darwin - Brisbane - Christchurch
Operated its first Mount Cook revenue service Christchurch - Dunedin as NZ5741 - June 23, 2018
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-MVU. Air New Zealand - in the 'Silver Fern' livery at Christchurch Airport, September 17, 2018.
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