VH-VHP. Airbus A319-132. c/n 3757.

Was also registered as: 9V-TRA; RP-C4139.

 

This aircraft was ordered new by C.I.T. Leasing - ?

It was built by Airbus Industrie, Hamburg, Germany

Rolled out at Hamburg (Finkenwerder) - January 2009

First flown at Hamburg (Finkenwerder) as 'D-AVXC' - January 07, 2009

Powered by International Aero Engines IAE V2524-A5 engines

The aircraft was leased to Tiger Airways, Singapore

Entered onto the Singapore Aircraft Register as 9V-TRA - January 15, 2009

Registered to CIT Aerospace Leasing

Leased to Tiger Airways, Singapore as the registered operator

Cancelled from the Singapore Aircraft Register - ?

Entered onto the Philippines Aircraft Register as RP-C4139 - ?

Sub-leased to SeAir, Manila, Philippines as the registered operator - December 01, 2010

The sub-lease was transferred to Tigerair Philippines - June 07, 2013

The aircraft was handed over to Tigerair Philippines in the SeAir livery but was soon repainted

It was returned to Tigerair, Singapore at the end of the sub-lease - September 18, 2015

Cancelled from the Philippines Aircraft Register - ?

Entered onto the Singapore Aircraft Register as 9V-TRA - ?

Tigerair and the Singapore Airlines low cost carrier 'Scoot' were merger to form Scoot Tigerair - March 2016

The aircraft was withdrawn from service and placed in open storage at Alice Springs - March 14, 2018

Cancelled from the Singapore Aircraft Register - ?

The aircraft was leased to Skytraders Australia - April 05, 2019

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-VHP - April 05, 2019

Registered to C.I.T. Aerospace LLC 640, New York

Leased to Skytraders Pty Ltd, Melbourne as the registered operator

Handed over to Skytraders in an all-white livery with the 'Australian' flag on the tail - May 02, 2019

Current with Skytraders

 

 

VH-VHP. Skytraders - in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, April 17, 2020

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