VH-YVC. Boeing 737-8FE. c/n 40997-3832.
This aircraft was ordered new by Virgin Blue Australia Pty Ltd - ?
Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-YVC - July 05, 2011
Registered to Virgin Australia Airlines Pty Ltd, Spring Hill, Queensland
Rolled off the Boeing production line at Seattle - October 18, 2011
First flown Seattle - Moses Lake - Seattke (Boeing Field) as BOE806 - October 25, 2011
Powered by CFM International CFM56-7B26 engines
Accepted by Virgin Australia at Seattle (Boeing Field) - November 08, 2011
Departed Seattle (Boeing Field) on the delivery flight to Australia as DJ9080 - November 08, 2011
Arrived Brisbane on completion of the delivery flight - November 10, 2011
Delivery route: Seattle (Boeing Field) - Lihue - Nadi - Brisbane
Registered to RBS Aerospace (UK) Ltd, Cheltenham, England - November 10, 2011
Leased to Virgin Australia Airlines Pty Ltd as the registered operator
The aircraft was named 'Jetty Beach'
Operated its first revenue service Brisbane - Melbourne (Tullamarine) as DJ354 - November 11, 2011
Current with Virgin Australia Airlines
VH-YVC. Virgin Australia - 'Jetty Beach' in the standard livery at Brisbane Airport, November 13, 2011.
(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4620-717.)