ZK-NBB. Boeing 767-219ER. c/n 23327-134.

Was also registered as: N327MR; OY-SRF.

 

This aircraft was ordered new by Air New Zealand - ?

First flown from Everett (Paine Field) as 'N6055X' - February 11, 1986

Powered by General Electric CF6-80-C2B4-F engines

Accepted by Air New Zealand at Everett (Paine Field) - March 04, 1986

Entered onto the New Zealand Aircraft Register as ZK-NBB - March 04, 1986

Registered to Air New Zealand Limited, Auckland

Departed Everett (Paine Field) on the delivery flight to New Zealand - March 04, 1986

It arrived at Auckland on completion of the delivery flight - March 06, 1984

The aircraft was named 'Arahina' (being guided)

Operated its first revenue service - ?

Operated its final revenue service - ?

It was withdrawn from use and parked at Auckland awaiting disposal - April 04, 2004

Cancelled from the New Zealand Aircraft Register - May 17, 2004

Entered onto the United States Aircraft Register as N327MR - May 17, 2004

Registered to GE Capital Corporation (GECAS)

Departed Auckland on the ferry flight to Shannon (Ireland) for overhaul - May 17, 2004

Ferried Shannon - Tel Aviv for conversion to freighter configuration by Israeli Aircraft Industries - November 04, 2004

The freighter conversion completed - April 2005

The aircraft was leased to Star Air (a division of Maersk Air), Copenhagen, Denmark - April 06, 2005

Cancelled from the United States Aircraft Register - April 06, 2005

Entered onto the Danish Aircraft Register as OY-SRF - April 06, 2005

Delivered to Star Air, Denmark - April 08, 2005

Current with Star Air

 

 

ZK-NBB. Air New Zealand - 'Arahina' in the standard livery at Melbourne Tullamarine Airport, April 07, 1985.

(R. N. Smith Copyright Image 4655-091.)

ZK-NBB. Air New Zealand - 'Arahina' in the standard livery with additional 'Dallas Fort Worth' decal at Melbourne Tullamarine Airport, December 1987.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4655-127.)

ZK-NBB. Air New Zealand - 'Arahina' in the standard livery at Los Angeles Airport, August 1990.

(G. S. Reid Collection Copyright Image 4655-128.)

ZK-NBB. Air New Zealand - 'Arahina' in the 'Pacific Wave' livery at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport, July 10, 1997.

(R. N. Smith Copyright Image 4655-092.)

ZK-NBB. Air New Zealand - 'Arahina' in the 'Pacific Wave' livery at Melbourne Tullamarine Airport, November 1997.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 4655-093.)

ZK-NBB. Air New Zealand - 'Arahina' in the 'Pacific Wave' livery at Auckland Airport, September 1998.

(J. Mounce Copyright Image 4655-094.)

OY-SRF. Maersk Star Air Freighter - in the standard livery at an unknown airport, October 2005.

(C. Laugier Copyright Image 4655-090.)