VH-SBB. Bombardier DHC-8-315Q. c/n 539.


 

Construction completed at the Downsview plant - October 1999

First flown with test registration C-FDHO - ?

Powered by Pratt & Whitney Canada PWC123 turboprop engines

Configured to seat 50 passengers

Accepted by Qantas at Downsview - January 28, 2000

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-SBB - March 6, 2000

Arrived Brisbane at conclusion of delivery flight - March 13, 2000

Operated first revenue service - March 26, 2000

Registered to QF Dash 8 Leasing Pty Ltd - September 21, 2005

Leased to Sunstate Airlines (Qld) Pty Ltd as the registered operator

Transferred to Eastern Australia Airlines - January 27, 2009

Registered to Qantas Airways Ltd - January 18, 2011

Leased to Eastern Australia Airlines Pty Ltd as the registered operator

Current with QantasLink

 


 

 

VH-SBB. Sunstate - in the old Qantas livery at Brisbane Airport, May 2000.

VH-SBB. Sunstate - in the old Qantas livery at Brisbane Airport, January 2001.