VH-TQB. de Havilland Canada DHC-8-314B. c/n 400.


This aircraft was ordered new by Tyrolean Airways

Construction was completed at the de Havilland Canada Downsview plant - April 1995

First flown with the test registration 'C-GFQL' - ?

Powered by Pratt & Whitney Canada PW123B turboprop engines

It was configured to seat 50 passengers

Accepted by Tyrolean Airways at Downsview - April 26, 2004

Entered onto the Austrian Aircraft Register as OE-LTD - April 2004

Aircraft was named 'Oberosterreich' and was painted in the special 'SOS Kinderdorf' livery

Leased to Qantas Airways Ltd - February 15, 2002

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-TQB - February 28, 2002

Registered to Eastern Australia Airlines Pty Ltd

Returned to Tyrolean Airways at the end of the lease - August 28, 2003

Cancelled from the Australian Aircraft Register - September 10, 2003

Entered onto the Austrian Aircraft Register as OE-LTD - September 2003

Transferred to Austrian Arrows - September 16, 2003

Leased to Air Inuit, Canada - December 04, 2008

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

Current with Air Inuit


VH-TQB. QantasLink - in the original livery at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport, June 2003.

(R. N. Smith Copyright Image 1920-098.)