VH-YXT. Airbus A320-232. c/n 5940.

Was also registered as: JA23JJ; EC-LZF.

 

This aircraft was ordered new for Jetstar Japan - ?

It was built by Airbus Industrie at Toulouse Blagnac, France - 2014

First flown with the test registration 'F-WWDP' - January 07, 2014

Ferried Toulouse - Hamburg (Finkenwerder) for interior fit-out as AIB01DP - January 07, 2014

Ferried Hamburg (Finkenwerder) - Toulouse on completion of the fit-out as AIB02DP - January 13, 2014

Accepted by Jetstar Japan at Toulouse - January 24, 2014

Leased to Vueling, Spain as the registered operator - January 24, 2014

Entered onto the Spanish Aircraft Register as EC-LZF - January 2014

Ferried Toulouse (Blagnac) - Teruel, Spain as VLG9011 - January 24, 2014

Cabin reconfiguration was carried out at Teruel

Entered service with Vueling - ?

Sub-leased to Vietjet, Vietnam as the registered operator - January 16, 2016

Returned to Vueling at the end of the sub-lease - March 11, 2016

Withdrawn from service and stored at Ostrava, Czech Republic - November 03, 2017

Ferried Ostrava - Toulouse (Blagnac) for refurbishment for Jetstar Japan - August 24, 2018

Entered onto the Japanese Aircraft Register as JA23JJ - October 2018

Accepted by Jetstar Japan at Toulouse - October 16, 2018

Departed Toulouse (Blagnac) on the ferry flight to Japan - October 17, 2018

It arrived at Tokyo (Narita) on completion of the ferry flight - October 19, 2018

Ferry route: Toulouse - Abu Dhabi - Hanoi - Tokyo

Operated its first revenue service - October 2018

Operated its final revenue service - ?

Departed Tokyo (Narita - 07:54 local) on the ferry flight to Australia as JQ4 - June 13, 2021

It arrived at Brisbane (17:24 AEST) on completion of the ferry flight - June 14, 2021

Ferry route: Tokyo (Narita) - Manila - Brisbane

Cancelled from the Japanese Aircraft Register - June 17, 2021

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-YXT - June 17, 2021

Registered to Jetstar Airways Pty Ltd, Melbourne, Victoria

Ferried Brisbane - Melbourne (Tullamarine) for maintenance as JQ7991 - September 09, 2021

Test flown Melbourne (Tullamarine) - Melbourne (Tullamarine) as JQ7990 - October 15, 2021

Ferried Melbourne (Tullamarine) - Sydney (Kingsford Smith) as JQ7994 - December 17, 2021

Operated its first revenue service Sydney (Kingsford Smith) - Melbourne (Tullamarine) as JQ503 - December 18, 2021

Current with Jetstar

 

 

VH-YXT. Jetstar - in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, December 19, 2021.

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VH-YXT. Jetstar - in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, December 19, 2021.

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