VH-TQE. Bombardier DHC-8-315Q. c/n 596.
This aircraft was ordered new by Qantas Airways - ?
Entered onto the Canadian Aircraft Register as 'C-GDOE' - October 29, 2002
Registered to Bombardier Canada Inc
Construction of this aircraft was completed at the Downsview plant - ?
First flown as 'C-GDOE' - ?
Powered by Pratt & Whitney Canada PWC123E turboprop engines
It was configured to seat 50 passengers
Accepted by Qantas Airways at Downsview - July 12, 2003
Arrived Sydney (Kingsford Smith) on completion of the delivery flight - July 21, 2003
Cancelled from the Canadian Aircraft Register - July 21, 2003
Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-TQE - July 24, 2003
Registered to Eastern Australia Airlines Pty Ltd
Operated first revenue service - July 31, 2003
It was involved in a rapid depressurisation incident near Scone - February 02, 2005
To view the ATSB report on this incident please click 'HERE'
Registered to QF Dash 8 Leasing Ltd - September 21, 2005
Leased to Eastern Australia Pty Ltd as the registered operator
Registered to Qantas Airways Ltd, Sydney - January 18, 2011
Leased to Eastern Australia Airlines Pty Ltd as the registered operator
Current with QantasLink