Airline Industry Update



>> Home > World Airlines > Oceania > Australia

Virgin Australia Regional

Virgin Australia logo
IATA Code
ICAO Code
IATA Prefix
Callsign
VA
VOS
-
 
Virgin Aistralia Regional
Virgin Australia Regional Airbus A320-200
Virgin Australia Regional
56 Edmonstone Road
Bowen Hill
Brisbane
QLD 4006
AUSTRALIA

Tel.: +61 7 3295 3000
Fax: +617 3839 4024
Email:
Website: www.virginaustralia.com

Owner:  
Base: Perth (PER)
Hubs: -
Start of ops: 2013
Virgin Australia Regional operates this equipment: Executives:
  • 2 x Airbus A320-200
  • 12 x Fokker F100
  • 8 x Fokker 50
  • 2 x Fokker 100
  • 14 x ATR 72-212
  • CEO:
    CFO:
     

    Name Alias
    IATA
    Code
    ICAO
    Code
    Country Base Dates
    Virgin Australia Regional Airlines  
    XR;VA
    OZW;VOZ
    Australia Perth,WA 2013-
    Skywest Airlines  
    YT;XR
    SLL;OZW
    Australia Perth,WA 1963-2013
    Originally formed as Carnavon Air Taxis. Acquired by TNT (Ansett owner) and integrated Lloyd in 1990. Acquired in 2002 following Ansett collapse by Western Australian consortium Airline Investments Ltd. Acquired by CaptiveVision Capital, Singapore, in 2004 (renamed Advent Air Ltd). 5% of Advent Air acquired by Avion Group, Iceland in 8/06. Contracted with Virgin Blue on 10/1/11 a strategic alliance including ops of 18 Virgin-branded turboprop aircraft. 10% stake purchased in 4/12 by Virgin Australia Holdings fpr A$8m. Fully purchased by Virgin Australia (announced 30/10/12; approved 31/1/13 by ACCC, completed 11/4/13). Started trading as Virgin Australia Regional effective 7/5/13.

    Date
    Aircraft
    Registration
    Location
    Country
    Fatal
    Cat.
    -