VH-TQS. de Havilland DHC-8-202. c/n 418.


Construction completed at the Downsview plant - November 30, 1995

Entered onto the Canadian Aircraft Register as C-GFRP - November 30, 1995

Registered to de Havilland Canada

First flown as C-GFRP - December 1995

Powered by Pratt & Whitney Canada PWC123D turboprop engines

Configured to seat 36 passengers

Delivered to Saeaga Air, Malaysia - March 5, 1996

Cancelled from the Canadian Aircraft Register - April 4, 1996

Entered onto the Malaysian Aircraft Register as 9M-EKB - ?

Aircraft was inspected by National Jet Systems but it was not purchased

Sold to Eastern Australia Airlines

Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-TQS - March 27, 1998

Registered to Eastern Australia Airlines Pty Ltd

Registered to QF Dash 8 Leasing Pty Ltd - July 26, 2006

Leased to Eastern Australia Airlines Pty Ltd as registered operator

Registered to Qantas Airways Ltd - January 18, 2011

Leased to Eastern Australia Airlines as registered operator

Current with QantasLink





VH-TQS. QantasLink - in the new livery at Sydney Airport, July 2013.