VH-LQD. Bombardier DHC-8-402NG. c/n 4371.

 

This was the second of eight aircraft ordered new by Qantas Airways for operations by Qantas Link - July 21, 2010

Powered by Pratt & Whitney Canada PW150A turboprop engines

Entered onto the Canadian Aircraft Register as C-GJFZ - May 02, 2011

Registered to Bombardier Incorporated, Downsview, Ontario, Canada

Observed at Downsview in the QantasLink livery as 'C-GJFZ' - June 14, 2011

Accepted by Qantas Airways at Toronto (Downsview) - July 25, 2011

Departed Toronto (Downsview) on the delivery flight to Australia as DHC22 - July 26, 2011

Arrived Canberra on completion of the delivery flight - July 31, 2011

Delivery route: Toronto - Winnipeg - Yellowknife - Anchorage - Nome - Magadan -

Saipan - Port Moresby - Cairns - Canberra

Cancelled from the Canadian Aircraft Register - August 3, 2011

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-LQD - August 05, 2011

Registered to QF Dash 8 Leasing No. 5 Pty Ltd, Mascot, Sydney

Leased to Sunstate Airlines (Queensland) Pty Ltd as the registered operator

The aircraft was named 'City of Greater Geraldton'

Ferried Canberra - Sydney (Kingsford Smith) as QF6703 - August 15, 2011

Operated first revenue service Sydney (Kingsford Smith) - Canberra as QF1491 - August 15, 2011

Current with QantasLink

 

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, November 24, 2011.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-615.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, November 24, 2011.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-616.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, November 25, 2011.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-617.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Perth Airport, November 29, 2011.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-618.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Perth Airport, November 29, 2011.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-619.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, April 05, 2012.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-620.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, April 21, 2012.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-621.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, April 21, 2012.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-622.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Perth Airport, April 24, 2012.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-614.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, May 22, 2012.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-624.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, August 20, 2012.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-505.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, August 20, 2012.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-506.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, August 20, 2012.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-507.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Perth Airport, October 26, 2012.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-623.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, November 22, 2012.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-613.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, January 06, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-611.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, January 06, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-612.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, February 01, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-504.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, February 17, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-625.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, February 17, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-499.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, February 17, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-626.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, February 19, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-500.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, March 21, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-479.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, March 21, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-627.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, March 27, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-501.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, March 27, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-502.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, March 27, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-503.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, April 19, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-480.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, April 19, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-481.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, May 17, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-628.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, May 17, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-629.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, May 17, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-630.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, May 17, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-631.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, May 17, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-632.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, June 07, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-633.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, June 07, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-634.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, June 07, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-635.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, June 10, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-636.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, June 25, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-637.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, June 25, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-638.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, June 28, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-639.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, June 28, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-640.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, June 29, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-641.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, June 29, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-642.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, June 29, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-643.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, June 29, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-644.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, July 01, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-645.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, July 01, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-646.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, July 01, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-647.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, July 01, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-648.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, July 01, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-649.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery with additional 'Reconciliation' logo at Adelaide West Beach Airport, February 07, 2015.

(T. Haynes Copyright Image 1920-698.)

VH-LQD. QantasLink - 'City of Greater Geraldton' in the standard livery with additional 'Reconciliation' logo at Adelaide West Beach Airport, February 07, 2015.

(T. Haynes Copyright Image 1920-699.)