VH-QOA. Bombardier DHC-8-402. c/n 4112.
First of seven ordered new by Qantas Airways for operations by Qantas Link - January 13, 2005
Powered by Pratt & Whitney Canada PW150A turboprop engines
Entered onto the Canadian Aircraft Register as C-FDHG - October 12, 2005
Registered to Bombardier Incorporated, Downsview, Ontario, Canada
Cancelled from Canadian Aircraft Register - January 3, 2006
Accepted by QantasLink at Toronto (Downsview) - January 3, 2006
Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-QOA - January 4, 2006
Registered to Qantas Airways Ltd
Leased to Sunstate Airlines (Queensland) Pty Ltd as registered operator
Departed Toronto on delivery flight to Australia - January 4, 2006
Arrived Brisbane at conclusion of delivery flight - January 11, 2006
Delivery route: Toronto - Winnipeg - Yellowknife - Fairbanks - Nome - Petropavlovsk - Sendai -
Guam - Horn Island - Brisbane
Aircraft was named 'Gladstone'
Operated first revenue service Brisbane - Rockhampton as QF2352 - February 26, 2006
Current with QantasLink
VH-QOA. QantasLink - in the full livery at Brisbane Airport, September 2007.
VH-QOA. QantasLink - in the full livery at Brisbane Airport, May 2009.
VH-QOA. QantasLink - in the full livery at Brisbane Airport, April 2012.