VH-TND. de Havilland DHC-8-102. c/n 036. Was also registered as: VH-QQG.


Construction completed at the de Havilland Canada Downsview plant - May 05, 1986

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

Registered to de Havilland, Canada

First flown as C-GEVP - ?

Powered by Pratt & Whitney Canada PW120A turboprop engines

Configured to seat 36 passengers

Accepted by Westinghouse Credit Corporation at Downsview - May 15, 1986

Entered onto the United States Aircraft Register as N806MX - ?

Leased to Metro Airlines as the registered operator

Returned to Westinghouse Credit Corporation on termination of the lease - February 1991

Sold to Avline (Metro) Inc - January 02, 1992

Sold to Australian Airlines - March 1992

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-TND - March 25, 1992

Registered to Sunstate Airlines Pty Ltd, Brisbane

Leased to Sunstate Airlines as registered operator

Cancelled from the United States Aircraft Register - May 04, 1992

Sold to Airlines of Papua New Guinea - July 2004

Cancelled from the Australian Aircraft Register - July 22, 2004

Entered onto the Papua New Guinea Aircraft Register as P2-MCM - July 22, 2004

Leased to Polynesian Airlines - October 2004

Entered onto the Polynesian Aircraft Register as 5W-FAA - October 2004

Returned to Airlines of PNG at end of lease - ?

Cancelled from the Polynesian Aircraft Register - September 2007

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-QQG - September 25, 2007

Registered to Skytrans Pty Ltd, Cairns

Current with Skytrans


VH-TND. Sunstate - in the Australian Airlines livery at Brisbane Airport, October 1992.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-066.)

VH-TND. QantasLink - in the standard livery at Brisbane Airport, December 2003.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-065.)

VH-QQG. Skytrans - in the original livery at Perth Airport, February 12, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-570.)

VH-QQG. Skytrans - in the original livery at Perth Airport, March 01, 2013.

(R. N. Smith Collection Copyright Image 1920-572.)

VH-QQG. Skytrans - in the revised livery at Brisbane Airport, April 07, 2016.

(M. Cook Copyright Image 1920-735.)