VH-SBV. Bombardier DHC-8-315Q. c/n 595.


 

Ordered new by Qantas Airways Ltd

Entered onto the Canadian Aircraft Register as C-GIHK - ?

Registered to Bombardier Inc

Rolled out at the Downsview plant - October 29, 2002

First flown C-GIHK - ?

Powered by Pratt & Whittney Canada PWC123E turboprop engines

Configured to seat 50 passengers

Accepted by Qantas at Downsview - June 15, 2003

Departed Downsview on delivery flight to Australia - June 17, 2003

Arrived Brisbane at conclusion of delivery flight - June 20, 2003

Cancelled from the Canadian Aircraft Register - June 23, 2003

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-SBV - June 24, 2003

Registered to - ?

Operated first revenue service - July 03, 2003

Registered to QF Dash 8 Leasing Pty Ltd - September 27, 2005

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

Registered to Qantas Airways Ltd - January 18, 2011

Leased to Eastern Australia Airlines Pty Ltd as registered operator

Experienced double prop overspeed incident near Weipa - December 06, 2011

To view this incident report please click 'HERE'

Current with Eastern Australia Airways as QantasLink

 


 

VH-SBV. QantasLink - in the old livery at Brisbane Airport, November 2004.

VH-SBV. QantasLink - in the old livery at Brisbane Airport, December 2004.
VH-SBV. QantasLink - in the old livery at Brisbane Airport, December 2004.

VH-SBV. QantasLink - in the old livery at Brisbane Airport, October 2005.

VH-SBV. QantasLink - in the old livery at Brisbane Airport, October 2005.
VH-SBV. QantasLink - in the old livery at Brisbane Airport, November 2006.