VH-XFM. Embraer ERJ-190-100IGW. c/n 19000420.

Was also registered as: PT-TBQ; OE-IHF; D-ARJF; OE-IXF; HB-JVQ; M-ABOB.

 

This aircraft was ordered by Niki, Austria - ?

Rolled off the production line at Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil - March 2010

First flown as 'PT-TBQ' - March 2011

Powered by General Electric GE34-10E6 engines

Entered onto the Austrian Aircraft Register as OE-IHF - March 2011

Registered to Niki NL Luftfaht, Vienna, Austria

Accepted by Niki at Sao Jose dos Campos - March 2011

Leased to LGW Luftfahrtgessellschaft Walter, Dusseldorg, Germany - March 11, 2013

Cancelled from the Austrian Aircraft Register - March 11, 2013

Entered onto the German Aircraft Register as D-ARJF - March 11, 2013

Registered to LGW Luftfahrtgessellschaft Walter as the registered operator

Returned to Niki at the end of the lease - October 31, 2013

Cancelled from the German Aircraft Register - October 31, 2013

Entered onto the Austrian Aircraft Register as OE-IXF - October 31, 2013

The aircraft was withdrawn from Niki service - April 30, 2015

Cancelled from the Austrian Aircraft Register - May 2015

Entered onto the Swiss Aircraft Register as HB-JVQ - May 15, 2015

Registered to Helvetic Airways, Zurich, Switzerland

It was withdrawn from Helvetic service and stored at Basel - May 22, 2020

Sold to Azorra Aviation, Fort Lauderdale, Florida - January 29, 2021

Cancelled from the Swiss Aircraft Register - January 29, 2021

Entered onto the Isle of Man Aircraft Register as M-ABOB - January 29, 2021

An intented lease to EGO Airways, Milan, Italy did not proceed - May 2021

Ferried Basel - Norwich for maintenance as SXI12136 - July 08, 2021

Sold to Alliance Airlines, Australia - August 14, 2021

Departed Norwich (11:34 UTC) on the ferry flight to Australia as SXI12143 - August 18, 2021

It arrived at Brisbane (18:50 local) on completion of the ferry flight - August 25, 2021

Ferry route: Norwich - Bratislava - Hurghada - Muscat - Male - Kuala Lumpur - Darwin - Brisbane

Cancelled from the Isle of Man Aircraft Register - September ?, 2021

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-XFM - September 13, 2021

Registered to Bravo Airlines Pty Ltd, Brisbane

Leased to Alliance Airlines Pty Ltd, Brisbane as the registered operator

Operated its first revenue service Brisbane - Olympic Dam - Brisbane as QQ3220/3221 - November 09, 2021

Current with Alliance Airlines

 

 

VH-XFM. Alliance - in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, December 18, 2021.

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VH-XFM. Alliance - in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, December 24, 2021.

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VH-XFM. Alliance - in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, March 05, 2022.

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VH-XFM. Alliance - in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, March 95, 2022.

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