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Podcast: Why is an ex-Virgin B777 on the move?

written by Robyn Tongol | May 17, 2022

Virgin Australia (VH-VPE) Boeing 777-3ZG(ER) departing Sydney Airport for the final time, headed for Wellcamp (Bidgee / Wikicommons)


After sitting in storage for over two years, a Virgin-branded Boeing 777 has taken to the skies again, being ferried from Wellcamp to Brisbane.

In this episode of the Australian Aviation podcast, hosts Adam Thorn and Hannah Dowling are back in the studio to discuss the possible explanations behind this curious move.

Plus, the crew reveals the details of a new lawsuit taken against Virgin’s pre-administration management team by angry, “gypped” bondholders.

Finally, the team dives into international aviation’s recovery trajectory, and what to expect in the next edition of the Australian Aviation magazine.

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Comments (2)

  • Anthony

    says:

    It’s supposed to be heading back to the US.

  • Craig

    says:

    It’s on its’ way from NAN to US now……

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