Aerolineas Argentinas 737-7Q8, LV-CVX (c/n 30641/1080), lands at Buenos Aires Aeroparque (AEP) on 07Aug16. (Phil Perry Photo)
Aerolineas Argentinas retired the above aircraft on 04May17 when it departed Buenos Aires Ezeiza (EZE) to Paine Field (PAE) in Everett, Washington, USA with intermediate stops in Punta Cana (PUJ) and Miami (MIA).
The 737-700 will join Southwest Airlines as have several other retired Aerolineas Argentinas 737-700's recently. It was photographed in Seattle (SEA) on 26May17 sporting its new registration N7859B still in Aerolineas colors but with its titles painted over:
LV-CVX's departure leaves Aerolineas with 13 737-700's in its fleet, all of which will be retired as they are replaced by new 737-800's entering the Argentine national carrier's fleet.