Friday, December 27, 2013

A321-231, Vietnam Airlines. D-AZAF, VN-A608 (MSN 5916)

A321-231, Vietnam Airlines. D-AZAF, VN-A608 (MSN 5916)
F1: 16 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB916A, Hex:3C1A6E) time: 8:27-11:10
Delivered: 27 Dec. 2013 XFW-GYD-HAN (Call Sign HVN8608, Hex:8880C0)   dep: 10:40

Tuesday, December 24, 2013

Highlights 2013

The major Highlights 2013 were:
- Introducing Sharklets for A319/320/321,
- Qatar, and Asiana first A380 arrived in Finki,
- British Airways received its first A380,
- new Airbus A318/319/320/321 customer for new A/C: UTair, EVA, American Airlines, 
   Air Namibia,Vietjet, Iberia Express, Air Corsica,
- Fly-over of the first A350 and A330 "more than 1000 A330 delivered"

Special thanks to all Photographers who have provided Photos for this Blog and also a thank you for all who gave comments and suggestions.

I wish you a Merry Christmas and a happy new Year.

Gerd Beilfuss 
   

A321-211, S7 Airlines, VP-BPC (MSN 5919)

out of paintshop
A321-211, UTair, D-AZAG, VP-BPC (MSN 5919)
F1: 17 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIN919A, Hex:3C1A6F) time 11:08-13:18
Delivered: 24 Dec. 2013 XFW-HMA (Call Sign UTABPC,  Hex:4242C9) dep: 10:55

04 Feb. 2015 Stored at LETLVP-BPC
12 May 2016 S7 Airlines (4242C9)VP-BPC
VP-BPC S7 - Siberia Airlines  Airbus A321-211
Oct. 2016 © Dmitry

Monday, December 23, 2013

A320-232, China Southern Airlines, B-510L, B-9959 (MSN 5797)

A320-232, China Southern Airlines, B-510L, B-9959 (MSN 5797)  TSN Build
F1: 11 Dec. 2013
Delivered: 23 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign CSN6999, Hex:780B73) dep: 4:15

Saturday, December 21, 2013

A320-216SL, Air Asia, F-WWDN, 9M-AJE (MSN 5908)

A320-216SL, Air Asia, F-WWDN, 9M-AJE  (MSN 5908)
F1 and ferried TLS-XFW: 4 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB1DN, Hex:38119A)  arr: 13:15
Ferried XFW-TLS: 11 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB2DN) dep: 19:12
Delivered: 21 Dec. 2013  TLS-SHJ-KUL (Call Sign AXM5908, Hex:75033C) dep: 10:43

A320-216SL, Air Asia, F-WWDT, 9M-AJC (MSN 5914)

at TLS: Copyright: Clement Alloing
A320-216SL, Air Asia, F-WWDT, 9M-AJC  (MSN 5914)
F1 and ferried TLS-XFW: 4 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB1DT, Hex:38125A)  arr: 17:36
Ferried XFW-TLS: 11 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB2DT) dep:  19:19
Delivered: 21 Dec. 2013 TLS-SHJ-KUL (Call Sign AXM5914, Hex:75033B) dep. 10:25
PEN - Aug. 2015,  Copyright: Azimi Iahra

A320-214SL, Cebu Pacific Airlines, D-AUBC, RP-C3276 (MSN 5917)

Copyright: Libellenfan
A320-214SL, Cebu Pacific Airlines, D-AUBC, RP-C3276 (MSN 5917) Sharklets
F1: 17 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB917A, Hex:3C0D51) time: 14:08
Delivered: 21 Dec. 2013  XFW-FJR-DMK-MNL (Call Sign RPC3276, Hex:758322) dep: 9:17

A321-231SL, American Airlines, D-AZAA, N105NN (MSN 5904)

A321-231SL, American Airlines, D-AZAA, N105NN (MSN 5904) Sharklets
F1: 15 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB904A, Hex:3C1A69) time: 11:30-15:05
Delivered: 21 Dec. 2013 XFW-BGR-DFW (Call Sign AAL9707, Hex:A01880)  dep: 8:28

Friday, December 20, 2013

A321-231SL, Finnair, D-AZAI, OH-LZI (MSN 5922)

A321-231SL, Finnair, D-AZAI, OH-LZI (MSN 5922) Sharklets
F1: 17 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB922A, Hex:3C1A71) time: 11:31-13:41
Delivered: 20 Dec. 2013 XFW-HEL (Call Sign FIN8963, Hex:461F9E) dep. 20:35

A320-214SL, Spring Airlines, F-WWBQ, B-9986 (MSN 5911)

A320-214SL, Spring Airlines, F-WWBQ, B-9986 (MSN 5911) Sharklets
F1 and ferried TLS-XFW: 4 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB1BQ, Hex:380EFA) arr: 17:57
Ferried XFW-TLS: 10 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB2BQ) dep: 18:14
Delivered: 20 Dec. 2013 TLS-SVX-SHA (Call Sign CQH9986, Hex: 780BC9) dep: 16:25

A319-115, PLAAF, B-4092 (MSN 5907)

A319-115, China United Airlines, D-AVWB, B-4092 (MSN 5907)
F1: 16 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB907A, Hex:3C1216) time: 11:15-13:38
Delivered: 20 Dec. 2013 XFW-NAY (Call Sign C2C4092, Hex:7B0B31) dep: 16:16

09 Feb. 2015 PLAAF 34th division (People Liberation Army Air Force)B-4092

A321-211, Aeroflot, D-AZAC, VP-BTR (MSN 5913)

A321-211, Aeroflot, D-AZAC, VP-BTR (MSN 5913)
F1: 11 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB013A, Hex:3C1A6B) time: 11:30-13:52
Delivered: 20 Dec. 2013 XFW-SVO (Call Sign AFL7611, Hex:4242E1)  dep: 10:26
HAM - Dec. 2013
HAM - Jul. 2014

A320-232SL, Tigerair, D-AUBB- 9V-TRN (MSN 5915)

A320-232SL, Tigerair, D-AUBB- 9V-TRN (MSN 5915) new c/s with Sharklets
F1: 13 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB915A, Hex:3C0D50) Time: 12:37-14:32
Delivered:  20 Dec. 2013 XFW-DWC-SIN (Call Sign TGW1F, Hex:76D24E) dep: 7:59

A320-214, Air China, B-509L, B-9926 (MSN 5771)

A320-214, Air China, B-509L, B-9926  (MSN 5771)  TSN Build
F1: 10 Dec. 2013
Delivered: 20 Dec. 2013  (1000th aircraft to China) (Hex:780AD0)

Thursday, December 19, 2013

A320-214SL, West Air, D-AUBA, B-1817 (MSN 5912)

Copyright: Helmut Gröning (groeninghelmut@alice-dsl.net)
A320-214SL, West Air, D-AUBA, B-1817 (MSN 5912) Sharklets
F1: 10 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB912A, Hex:3C0D4F) time: 12:38-15:01
Delivered: 19 Dec. 2013 XFW-OVB (Call Sign CHH1817, Hex:780C0F) dep: 18:59

A380-861, Emirates, F-WWAD, A6-EES (MSN 140)

A380-861, Emirates, F-WWAD, A6-EES (MSN 140)
F1: 15 Jul. 2013 (Call Sign AIB01AD, Hex:3807DA)
Ferried TLS-XFW: 26 Jul. 2013, (Call Sign AIB03AD)
CFF: 28 Nov. 2013  (Call Sign AIB140D)
Delivered: 19 Dec. 2013 XFW-DXB (Call Sign UAE7380, Hex:896191) dep: 17:56
CDG - Oct. 2015, Copyright: Arno Janssen

A380-861, Emirates, F-WWSB, A6-EER (MSN 139)

Copyright: Helmut Gröning (groeninghelmut@alice-dsl.net)
A380-861, Emirates, F-WWSB, A6-EER (MSN 139)
F1 and ferried TLS-XFW: 5 Jul. 2013 (Call Sign AIB01SB, Hex:38413A)
CFF: 4 Dec. 2013, (Call Sign AIB139B)  time: 8:05-11:35
Delivered: 19 Dec. 2013 XFW-DXB, (Call Sign UAE3046, Hex:896192)  dep: 17:43
DUS - May 2016 © Arno Janssen

A320-216SL, Air Asia, F-WWDL, 9M-AJB (MSN 5905)

at TLS: Copyright: Clement Alloing
A320-216SL, Air Asia, F-WWDL, 9M-AJB  (MSN 5905) Sharklets
F1 and ferried TLS-XFW: 2 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB1DL, Hex:38115A)  arr: 16:10 at HAM
Ferried HAM-XFW: 4 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB905B) arr: 10:45
Ferried XFW-HAM: 9 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB3DL) dep. 19:11
Delivered: 19 Dec. 2013 TLS-SHJ-KUL (Call Sign AXM5905, Hex:75033A) dep: 10:28

A319-115SL, American Airlines, D-AVWC, N9015D (MSN 5327) with Sharklets

XFW - 2 Dec. 2013
A319-115SL, Airbus, D-AVWC, (MSN 5327) with Sharklets
F1 and ferried XFW-TLS: 23 Nov. 2012 (Call Sign AIB327A, Hex:3C1217)
Ferried TLS-XFW: 4 Apr. 2013 (Call Sign AIB48WC)
F1+ as American Airlines - N9015D  (Call Sign AIB327A, Hex:3C1217) time: 13:02-16:45 div. to HAM
Ferried HAM-XFW: 4 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB327J)  arr: 10:51
Delivered: 19 Dec. 2013 XFW-BGR-DFW (Call Sign AAL9707, Hex:AC75EE)  dep: 8:30

A321-231SL, JetBlue, D-AZAB, N913JB (MSN 5909)

A321-231SL, JetBlue, D-AZAB, N913JB (MSN 5909) Sharklets
F1: 2 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB909A, Hex:3C1A6A) time: 9:20-11:36
Ferried XFW-DNR: 2 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB909B) dep: 14:07
Ferried DNR-XFW: 10 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB909C) after paint, arr: 18:47
Delivered: 19 Dec. 2013 XFW-PWM-MCO (Call Sign JBU6994, Hex:ACA29A) dep: 8:11

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

A320-214SL, Air Arabia, D-AVVQ, A6-ANU (MSN 5903)

A320-214SL, Air Arabia, D-AVVQ, A6-ANU (MSN 5903)
F1: 11 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB903A, Hex:3C120B) time: 8:41-11:02
Delivered: 18 Dec. 2013 XFW-SHJ (Call Sign ABY998, Hex:89638E)  dep: 17:34

A320-216, Air Corsica, D-AVVR, F-HZPG (MSN 5906)

A320-216, Air Corsica, D-AVVR, F-HZPG (MSN 5906)
F1: 5 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB906A, Hex:3C120C) time: 10:13-12:57
Delivered: 18 Dec. 2013 XFW-AJA (Call Sign CC951, Hex:39E5E6) dep:13:12
TLS - Jun. 2015, Copyright: John Spencer

A321-231SL, American Airlines, D-AVZW, N103NN (MSN 5884)

A321-231SL, American Airlines, D-AVZW, N103NN (MSN 5884) Sharklets
F1: 10 Dec. 2013 (Call Signn AIB884A, Hex:3C1279) time: 14:14-17:12
Delivered: 18 Dec.2013 XFE-BGR-DFW (Call Sign AAL9709, Hex:A01112) dep: 9:42
Copyright: Libellenfan

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

A320-214SL, AirBlue, F-WWIV, AP-EDG (MSN 5891)

A320-214SL, AirBlue, F-WWIV, AP-EDG (MSN 5891) Sharklets
F1 and ferried TLS-XFW: 27 Nov. 2013 (Call Sign AIB1IY, Hex:38153A) arr: 17:45
Ferried XFW-TLS: 5 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB2IY) dep: 12:05
Delivered: 17 Dec. 2013 TLS-SOF-KHI (Call Sign ABQ4, Hex:761487)  dep: 21:20
DXB - Jan. 2014, Copyright: Marcel Hohl

A320-216SL, Air Asia, F-WWBJ, 9M-AJA (MSN 5897)

at TLS: Copyright: Clement Alloing
A320-216SL, Air Asia, F-WWBJ, 9M-AJA (MSN 5897) Sharklets
F1 and ferried TLS-XFW: 28 Nov. 2013 (Call Sign AIB1BJ, HEX:380E3A) arr: 17:56
Ferried XFW-TLS: 4 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB2BJ) dep: 18:24
Delivered: 17 Dec. 2013 TLS-SHJ-KUL (Call Sign AXM5897, Hex:750333)  Dep: 10:15
PEN - Oct. 2014,  Copyright: Azimi Iahra
Jul. 2016         "The best LCC in South East Asia for sure" c/s   
Air Asia A320 Skytrax livery
Jul. 2016 © Martyn Cartledge

A321-231SL, American Airlines, D-AVZY, N104NN (MSN 5895)

A321-231SL, American Airlines, D-AVZY, N104NN (MSN 5895) Sharklets
F1: 10 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB895A, Hex:3C127B)  time: 11:40-14:12
Delivered: 17 Dec. 2013, XFW-BGR-DFW (Call Sign AAL9708, Hex:A014C9)  dep: 8:30

Monday, December 16, 2013

A320-232SL, Etihad Airways, F-WWIJ, A6-EIV (MSN 5882)

A320-232SL, Etihad Airways, F-WWIJ, A6-EIV (MSN 5882) Sharklets
F1 and ferried TLS-XFW: 20 Nov. 2013 (Call Sign AIB1IJ, Hex:3813BA) arr  16:59
Ferried XFW-TLS: 2 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB2IJ) dep. 19:11
Delivered: 16 Dec. 2013 TLS-AUH (Call Sign ETD9062, Hex:896397) dep: 17:48

Saturday, December 14, 2013

A320-216SL, Vanilla Air, F-WWDC, JA02VA (MSN 5901)

A320-216SL, Vanilla Air, F-WWDC, JA02VA (MSN 5901) Sharklets
F1 and ferried TLS-XFW: 27 Nov. 2013 (Call Sign AIB1DC, Hex:38103A) in a/w  arr: 17:35
Ferried XFW-TLS: 3 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB2DC) dep: 18:44
Delivered: 14 Dec. 2013 TLS-SHJ  (Call Sign JA02VA, Hex:840A44)  dep: 9:30
NRT - Jan. 2014, Copyright: Ryotaro Shinozaki

A321-231, American Airlines (US Airways), D-AVZZ, N572UW (MSN 5899)

A321-231, American Airlines (US Airways), D-AVZZ, N572UW (MSN 5899)
F1: 7 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AIB899A, Hex:3C127C) time: 11:42-14:32
Delivered: 14 Dec. 2013 XFW-BGR-PIT (Call Sign AWE9250, Hex:A757AE)  dep: 7:56

Friday, December 13, 2013

A320-214, Shenzhen Airlines, B-508L, B-9980 (MSN 5766)

A320-214, Shenzhen Airlines, B-508L, B-9980  (MSN 5766)  TSN Build
F1: 2 Dec. 2013
Delivered: 13 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign ZH999, Hex:780B8D) dep: 12:00

A321-211, Aeroflot, D-AVZV, VP-BTL (MSN 5881)

Copyright Helmut Gröning (groeninghelmut@alice-dsl.net)
A321-211, Aeroflot, D-AVZV, VP-BTL (MSN 5881)
F1: 18 Nov. 2013 (Call Sign AIB881A, Hex:3C1278) time:  13:08-16:05
Delivered: 13 Dec. 2013 (Call Sign AFL7611, Hex:4242E3) dep: 8:37

23 Dec. 2013 -  after paint into Manchester United cs 
HAM - Jul. 2014
HAM - Aug. 2014