VH-XVL. Embraer ERJ-190-100IGW. c/n 19000106.
Was also registered as: PT-SQA; N950UW.
This aircraft was ordered by U. S. Airways - ?
Rolled off the production line at Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil - September 2007
First flown as 'PT-SQA' - September 2007
Powered by General Electric GE34-10E6 engines
Entered onto the United States Aircraft Register as N950UW - September 20, 2007
Registered to U. S. Airways, Pittsburg, PA
Accepted to U. S. Airways at Sao Jose dos Campos - September 20, 2007
U. S. Airways was absorbed by American Airlines - April 08, 2015
Registered to Amrican Airlines - December 30, 2015
The aircraft was withdrawn from service and stored at Pittsburg - March 24, 2020
It was ferried Pittsburg - Roswell, New Mexico for storage - April 14, 2020
Registered to TVPX Aircraft Solutions Inc. Trustee, North Salt Lake City, Utah - June 28, 2021
Test flown Roswell - Roswell as SXI2239 - July 27, 2022
Test flown Roswell - Roswell as SXI 12239 - July 29, 2022
Departed Roswell on the ferry flight to Slovakia (Bratislava) as SXI12230 - July 29, 2022
It arrived at Bratislava on completion of the ferry flight - July 30, 2022
Roswell - Halifax - Reykjavik - Bratislava
Cancelled from the United States Aircraft Register - August 02, 2022
Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-XVL - August 09, 2022
Registered to Bravo Airlines Pty Ltd, Brisbane
Leased to Alliance Airlines Pty Ltd, Brisbane as the registered operator
The aircraft was prepared for operations by QantasLink including repainting at Bratislava
Test flown Bratislava - Bratislava as SXI2254 - November 14, 2022
Departed Bratislava (16:25 local) on the ferry flight to Australia as SXI2254 - November 23, 2022
It arrived at Brisbane (13:30 AEST) on completion of the ferry flight - November 26, 2022
Ferry route: Bratislava - Muscat - Bengaluru - Kuala Lumpur - Darwin - Brisbane
Test flown Brisbane - Brisbane as QQ9812 - January 12, 2023
This aircraft is operated by Alliance for QantasLink commencing - January 16, 2023
Operated first QantasLink revenue service Brisbane - Adelaide (West Beach) as QF1927 - January 16, 2023
Current with Alliance Airlines / QantasLink
VH-XVL. QantasLink - in the 'Silver Roo' livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, January 16, 2023.
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VH-XVL. QantasLink - in the 'Silver Roo' livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, January 19, 2023.
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VH-XVL. QantasLink - in the 'Silver Roo' livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, March 13, 2023.
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VH-XVL. QantasLink - in the 'Silver Roo' livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, June 19, 2023.
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