On This Day - May 27, 1970.

The Trans-Australia Airlines Vickers Viscount 756 VH-TVH was sold to Sims Metals for scrapping. The aircraft had not flown since December 30, 1968. It was broken-up on-site at Melbourne (Essendon) with the parts then trucked to the Sims Metal yard.

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On This Day - May 27, 2001.

The Impulse Airlines Boeing 717-23S VH-AFR operated its first QantasLink service, operating Flight QF987 from Melbourne (Tullamarine) to Hobart.

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On This Day - May 27, 2001.

The Impulse Airlines Boeing 717-2K9 VH-IMD operated its first QantasLink service, operating Flight QF972 from Hobart to Melbourne (Tullamarine).

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On This Day - May 27, 2006.

The Virgin Blue Boeing 737-8FE VH-VUG 'Jasmine Tasman' arrived at Brisbane, having completed its delivery flight from the United States (Seattle / Boeing Field).

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On This Day - May 27, 2011.

The Virgin Australia Airbus A330-243 VH-XFA 'Cottesloe Beach' returned to service following its repaint in Malaysia, operating Flight DJ553 from Sydney (Kingsford Smith) to Perth.

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On This Day - May 27, 2012.

The QantasLink Boeing 717-2BL VH-NXJ entered service, operating Flight QF1908 from Perth to Karratha.

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On This Day - May 27, 2014.

The Jetstar Airways Airbus A320-232 VH-VGF returned to service in the new orange '10th Anniversary' livery, operating Flight JQ502 from Melbourne (Tullamarine) to Sydney (Kingsford Smith).

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