VH-QOF. Bombardier DHC-8-402. c/n 4128.
This was the sixth of seven aircraft ordered 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-FFQM - May 17, 2006
Registered to Bombardier Incorporated, Downsview, Ontario, Canada
Cancelled from Canadian Aircraft Register - July 29, 2006
Accepted by Qantas Airways at Toronto (Downsview) - July 29, 2006
Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-QOF - August 02, 2006
Registered to Qantas Airways Ltd, Sydney
Leased to Sunstate Airlines (Queensland) Pty Ltd as the registered operator
Departed Toronto (Downsview) on the delivery flight to Australia as DHC020 - August 02, 2006
Arrived Brisbane on completion of the delivery flight - August 07, 2006
Delivery route: Toronto - Winnipeg - Yellowknife - Fairbanks - Nome - Petropavlovsk - Narita - Guam -
Sendai - Port Moresby - Brisbane
Operated first revenue service - August 2006
The aircraft was unnamed
Registered to QF Dash 8 Leasing No 3 Pty Ltd, Sydney - December 23, 2008
Leased to Sunstate Airlines (Qld) Pty Ltd as the registered operator
Current with QantasLink
VH-QOF. QantasLink - in the standard livery at Brisbane Airport, October 2008.
(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-372.)
VH-QOF. QantasLink - in the standard livery at Brisbane Airport, March 2009.
(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-385.)
VH-QOF. QantasLink - in the standard livery at Brisbane Airport, April 08, 2012.
(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-536.)
VH-QOF. QantasLink - in the standard livery at Adelaide West Beach Airport, January 10, 2014.
(T. Haynes Copyright Image 1920-687.)