VH-LQG. Bombardier DHC-8-402NG. c/n 4376.

 

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

Powered by Pratt & Whitney Canada PW150A turboprop engines

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

Entered onto the Canadian Aircraft Register as 'C-GJLE' - June 27, 2011

Registered to Bombardier Incorporated, Downsview, Ontario, Canada

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

Departed Toronto (Downsview) on the delivery flight to Australia as DHC5 - July 26, 2011

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

Delivery route: Toronto - Winnipeg - Yellowknife - Fairbanks - Nome - Magadan - Tokyo (Haneda) -

Saipan - Port Moresby - Cairns - Canberra

Cancelled from Canadian Aircraft Register - August 03, 2011

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

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

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

Ferried Canberra - Brisbane as QF6704 - August 28, 2011

Operated first revenue service Brisbane - Gladstone as QF2330 - August 29, 2011

The aircraft was named 'Town of Exmouth'

Current with QantasLink

 

VH-LQG. QantasLink - 'Town of Exmouth' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, December 22, 2012.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-492.)

VH-LQG. QantasLink - 'Town of Exmouth' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, February 18, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-493.)

VH-LQG. QantasLink - 'Town of Exmouth' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, February 18, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-494.)

VH-LQG. QantasLink - 'Town of Exmouth' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, February 18, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-495.)

VH-LQG. QantasLink - 'Town of Exmouth' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, February 19, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-496.)

VH-LQG. QantasLink - 'Town of Exmouth' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, February 20, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-497.)

VH-LQG. QantasLink - 'Town of Exmouth' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, March 18, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-498.)

VH-LQG. QantasLink - 'Town of Exmouth' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, May 03, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-484.)

VH-LQG. QantasLink - 'Town of Exmouth' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, May 03, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-485.)

VH-LQG. QantasLink - 'Town of Exmouth' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, May 09, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-486.)

VH-LQG. QantasLink - 'Town of Exmouth' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, May 11, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-487.)

VH-LQG. QantasLink - 'Town of Exmouth' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, May 15, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-488.)

VH-LQG. QantasLink - 'Town of Exmouth' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, May 16, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-489.)

VH-LQG. QantasLink - 'Town of Exmouth' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, May 16, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-490.)

VH-LQG. QantasLink - 'Town of Exmouth' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, May 16, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-491.)

VH-LQG. QantasLink - 'Town of Exmouth' in the standard livery at Geraldton Airport, December 11, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-653.)

VH-LQG. QantasLink - 'Town of Exmouth' in the standard livery at Perth Airport, March 11, 2014.

(J. Mounce Copyright Image 1920-997.)