VH-SBG. Bombardier DHC-8-315Q. c/n 575.
Ordered new by Qantas for operation by Eastern Australia Airlines
Entered onto the Canadian Aircraft Register as C-GSAH - ?
Registered to Bombardier Inc
First flown as C-GSAH - February 16, 2001
Powered by Pratt & Whitney Canada PWC123E turboprop engines
Configured to seat 50 passengers
Accepted by Qantas at Downsview - October 28, 2001
Arrived Brisbane as conclusion of delivery flight - November 3, 2001
Cancelled from the Canadian Aircraft Register - ?
Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-SBG - November 16, 2001
Registered to - ?
Aircraft was named 'City of Gladstone'
Operated first revenue service November 21, 2001
Registered to QF Dash 8 Leasing Pty Ltd - September 27, 2005
Leased to Sunstate Airlines (Qld) Pty Ltd as registered operator
Transferred to Eastern Airlines Pty Ltd - October 24, 2008
Registered to Qantas Airways Ltd - January 18, 2011
Leased to Eastern Australia Airlines Pty Ltd as registered operator
Involved in a near-miss incident at Brisbane Airport - November 6, 2012
To read further details on this incident please click 'HERE'
Current with QantasLink
VH-SBG. QantasLink - in the full livery at Melbourne Airport, July 2013.