Virgin Australia takes delivery of its 80th and final Boeing 737-800

    Virgin Australia announced (Jan-2018) it introduced its 80th and final Boeing 737-800, named ‘Dreamtime Beach’, into its fleet. The aircraft will go into service during Feb-2018. The new 737-800 will feature the carrier’s new ‘Economy X’ product as well as in-flight Wi-Fi, to be added later in 2018. Virgin Australia is due to start taking deliveries of 737 MAX 8s in 2019, with 40 on order according to the CAPA Fleet Database. [more – original PR]