VH-QQN. de Havilland DHC-8-311A. c/n 276.


 

Construction completed at the Downsview plant for GPA - May 1991

Entered onto the Canadian Aircraft Register as C-GFRF

Registered to de Havilland Canada

First flown as C-GFRF

Powered by Pratt & Whitney Canada PWC-123 turboprop engines

Entered onto the Brazilian Aircraft Register as PT-OKC - October 15, 1991

Registered to GPA Propjet Inc

Leased to Transportes Aereos Da Bacia Amazonia (TABA) as registered operator

Returned to lessor on termination of lease - March 28, 1996

Entered onto the Canadian Aircraft Register as C-FZBL - June 1996

Registered to Bombardier Aircraft Trading Inc

Leased to Time Air as registered operator - September 10, 1996

Returned to lessor on termination of lease - September 20, 1996

Sold to Airplanes Finance Ltd - September 20, 1996

Cancelled from the Canadian Aircraft Register - September 20, 1996

Entered onto the Dutch Aircraft Register as PH-SDT - September 20, 1996

Registered to Capital Aviation Services, BV

Leased to Schreiner Airways as registered operator on behalf of Sabena

Registered to Airplanes Finance Ltd - November 20, 1998

Leased to Schreiner Airways as registered operator on behalf of Sabena

Cancelled from the Dutch Aircraft Register - February 2002

Entered onto the Cameroon Aircraft Register as TJ-SAB - February 5, 2002

Registered to GECAS

Leased to Schreiner Airways Cameroon as registered operator

Returned to lessor on termination of lease - May 1, 2003

Entered onto the Chad Aircraft Register as TT-DAD - 2010

Leased to CHC Airways as registered operator

Cancelled from the Chad Aircraft Register - ?

Entered onto the Canadian Aircraft Register as C-GMOH - September 15, 2011

Registered to CHC Global Operations Canada

Sold to Skytrans Pty Ltd - ?

Departed Masstricht on ferry flight to Australia in all-white livery - ?

Arrived Cairns at conclusion of ferry flight in all-white livery - October 18, 2011

Ferry route: Maastricht - Dubrovnik - Larnaca - Riyadh - Ahmedabad - Chittagong - Utapao -

Seletar - Denpasat - Darwin - Cairns

Ferry flight was carried out by Southern Cross Aviation as SXA836

Aircraft carried the name 'Spirit of Darwin II'

Cancelled from the Canadian Aircraft Register - November 4, 2011

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-QQN - November 11, 2011

Registered to Skytrans Holdings Pty Ltd, Cairns

Leased to Skytrans Pty Ltd as registered operator

Current with Skytrans

 


 

VH-QQN. Skytrans - in the full livery at Melbourne Airport, September 2012.