VH-LQL. Bombardier DHC-8-402NG. c/n 4449.

 

Seven of eight new aircraft ordered 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-GVRK - July 10, 2013

Registered to Bombardier Incorporated, Downsview, Ontario, Canada

Accepted by QantasLink at Toronto (Toronto) - September 06, 2013

Departed Toronto (Downsview) on the delivery flight to Australia - September 07, 2013

Arrived Brisbane on completion of the delivery flight - September 12, 2013

Delivery route: Toronto - Winnipeg - Yellowknife - Fairbanks - Anadyr - Tokyo (Narita) -

Saipan - Port Moresby - Cairns - Brisbane

Cancelled from Canadian Aircraft Register - September 13, 2013

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-LQL - September 18, 2013

Registered to Qantas Airways Ltd, Mascot, Sydney

Leased to Sunstate Airlines (Qld) Pty Limited, Sydney as the registered operator

The aircraft is unnamed

Operated first revenue service Brisbane - Gladstone as QF2358 - September 26, 2013

Registered to QF Dash 8 Leasing No.6 Pty Limited, Sydney - October 10, 2013

Leased to Sunstate Airlines (Qld) Pty Limited, Sydney as the registerd operator

Current with QantasLink

 

VH-LQL. QantasLink - in the standard livery at Adelaide Airport, September 22, 2014.

(T. Haynes Copyright Image 1920-760.)

VH-LQL. QantasLink - in the standard livery at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport, November 20, 2016.

(T. Haynes Copyright Image 1920-759.)