VH-TQE. Bombardier DHC-8-315Q. c/n 596.
Entered onto the Canadian Aircraft Register as C-GDOE - October 29, 2002
Registered to Bombardier Canada Inc
Construction completed at the Downsview plant - ?
First flown as C-GDOE - ?
Powered by Pratt & Whitney Canada PWC123E turboprop engines
Configured to seat 50 passengers
Accepted by Qantas at Downsview - July 12, 2003
Arrived Sydney at conclusion of 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
Involved in a rapid depressurisation incident near Scone - February 2, 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 registered operator
Registered to Qantas Airways Ltd - January 18, 2011
Leased to Eastern Australia Airlines Pty Ltd as registered operator
Current with QantasLink