VH-TNX. de Havilland DHC-8-102. c/n 033. Was also registered as: VH-QQH.


 

Entered onto the Canadian Aircraft Register as C-GEVP - April 1986

Registered to Boeing Canada Technology Ltd

Rolled out of the Downsview factory - April 4, 1986

First flown at Downsview as C-GEVP - ?

Powered by Pratt & Whitney Canada PWC120A turboprop engines

Accepted by Westinghouse Credit Corporation at Toronto - April 1986

Entered onto the U. S. Aircraft Register as N805MX - April 10, 1986

Registered to Westinghouse Credit Corporation

Leased to Metro Airlines as registered operator - April 18, 1986

Metro Airlines operated services for Eastern Airlines in Eastern Metro Express livery

Repossessed by Westinghouse Credit Corporation - January 19, 1991

Observed withdrawn from use and stored at Reno, Nevada - February 1991

Sold to Avline (Metro) Inc - January 6, 1992

Registered to Avline Metro Incorporated, Sarasota - January 9, 1992

Sold to Australian Airlines - February 1993

Cancelled from the U. S. Aircraft Register - March 8, 1993

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-TNX - March 10, 1993

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

Registered to TAA Aviation Pty Ltd - February 23, 2006

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

Operated by Sunstate Airlines in full QantasLink livery

Withdrawn from service and stored at Brisbane Airport in basic QantasLink livery - November 2007

Sold to Airlines PNG - 2008

Ferried Brisbane - Townsville on delivery to Airlines PNG - January 4, 2008

Cancelled from the Australian Aircraft Register - January 7, 2008

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-QQH - January 29, 2008

Registered to Skytrans Regional Pty Ltd, Cairns

Aircraft did not enter service with Skytrans

Ferried Townsville - Port Moresby - February 8, 2008

Cancelled from the Australian Aircraft Register - February 20, 2008

Entered onto the Papua New Guinea Aircraft Register as P2-MCP - February 20, 2009

Registered to Airlines of PNG

Current with Airlines of PNG

 


 

 

VH-TNX. Sunstate - in the Australian livery at Brisbane Airport, October 1993.

VH-TNX. Sunstate - in the Australian livery at Brisbane Airport, date unknown.

 

VH-TNX. Sunstate - in the Qantas livery at Brisbane Airport, date unknown.

VH-TNX. QantasLink - in the full livery at Brisbane Airport, date unknown.

VH-TNX. QantasLink - in the full livery at Brisbane Airport, date unknown.

VH-TNX. QantasLink - in the full livery at Brisbane Airport, date unknown.

VH-TNX. QantasLink - in the full livery at Brisbane Airport, date unknown.

VH-TNX. QantasLink - in the full livery at Brisbane Airport, November 2006.