VH-QOM. Bombardier DHC-8-402Q. c/n 4217.
This was t second of twelve new aircraft ordered by Qantas Airways for operations by Qantas Link - October 22, 2007
Powered by Pratt & Whitney Canada PW150A turboprop engines
Entered onto the Canadian Aircraft Register as C-FRLL - June 18, 2008
Registered to Bombardier Incorporated, Downsview, Ontario, Canada
Accepted by Qantas Airways at Toronto (Downsview) - September 09, 2008
Departed Toronto (Downsview) on the delivery flight to Australia - September 09, 2008
Arrived Brisbane on completion of the delivery flight - September 13, 2008
Delivery route: Toronto - North Bay - Grand Rapids - Concord - Honolulu - Majuro - Brisbane
Cancelled from Canadian Aircraft Register - September 15, 2008
Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-QOM - September 17, 2008
Registered to Qantas Airways Ltd, Sydney
Leased to Sunstate Airlines (Queensland) Pty Ltd as the registered operator
Operated first revenue service Brisbane - Rockhampton as QF2352 - September 21, 2008
The aircraft was unnamed
Registered to QF Dash 8 Leasing No 2 Pty Ltd, Sydney - December 20, 2008
Leased to Sunstate Airlines (Qld) Pty Ltd as the registered operator
Operated the inaugural (resumption) Port Lincoln - Adelaide (West Beach) service as QF2266 - February 15, 2010
Current with QantasLink
VH-QOM. QantasLink - in the standard livery at Brisbane Airport, November 2009.
(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-421.)
VH-QOM. QantasLink - in the standard livery at Brisbane Airport, July 2010.
(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-436.)