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Virgin Australia Aircraft Types.

ATR72 Fleet List - Operated by Skywest Airlines.

Virgin Australia - Operated by Skywest Airlines.

Following on from the decision to withdraw the Embraer E170 fleet Virgin Australia announced a ten year deal with SkyWest Airlines of Perth for the latter to operate ATR72s on behalf of Virgin Australia on services from Brisbane and on the Sydney - Canberra route.


The first 68 seat aircraft entered service on . The fleet currently operate on the Sydney - Canberra, Sydney - Port Macquarie Brisbane - Emerald, Brisbane - Gladstone, Brisbane - Rockhampton, Brisbane - Port Macquarie. Aircraft are rotation around the network via the Sydney - Port Macquarie and Brisbane - Port Macquarie routes.