VH-QOI. Bombardier DHC-8-402. c/n 4189.


 

First of two new aircraft ordered by Qantas Airways for operations by Qantas Link - January 2007

Powered by Pratt & Whitney Canada PW150A turboprop engines

Entered onto the Canadian Aircraft Register as C-FNQL - October 15, 2007

Registered to Bombardier Incorporated, Downsview, Ontario, Canada

Cancelled from Canadian Aircraft Register - January 28, 2008

Accepted by QantasLink at Toronto (Downsview) - January 30, 2008

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-QOI - January 30, 2008

Registered to Qantas Airways Ltd

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

Departed Toronto as DHC021 on delivery flight to Australia - February 4, 2008

Arrived Brisbane at conclusion of delivery flight - February 8, 2008

Delivery route: Toronto - North Bay - Grand Rapids- Concord - Honolulu - Majuro -B risbane

Was first QantasLink DHC-8 to be delivered in the new Qantas (2007) livery

Operated first revenue service Brisbane - Gladstone as QF2336 - February 15, 2008

Registered to QF Dash 8 Leasing No.2 Pty Ltd - December 22, 2008

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

Aircraft named 'Tamworth' at Tamworth by Qantas CEO Alan Joyce - September 9, 2009

This was the first Qantas DHC-8-400 to be serviced at Tamworth

Rolled out at Sydney with '40th Tamworth Country Music Festival' titles and guitar logo - January 19, 2012

Returned to service Sydney - Wagga Wagga - January 19, 2012

Current with QantasLink

 


 

C-FNQL. QantasLink - in the new livery at Toronto Airport, January 2008.

VH-QOI. QantasLink - in the new livery at Brisbane Airport, March 2009.

VH-QOI. QantasLink - in the 'Destination Tamworth' livery at Sydney Airport, January 2012.
VH-QOI. QantasLink - in the 'Destination Tamworth' livery at Brisbane Airport, March 2012.