On This Day - April 22, 1948.

The Australian National Airways Douglas DC-4-1009 VH-ANF 'Loongana' was sold to British Commonwealth Pacific Airlines. It was reregistered as VH-BPC the same day. The aircraft was renamed 'Resolution'.

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On This Day - April 22, 1996.

The Freedom Air International Boeing 757-204 G-BYAF operated its final revenue service, operating Sydney (Kingsford Smith) - New Zealand (Hamilton) - Auckland.

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On This Day - April 22, 2012.

The Qantas Airways Airbus A380-842 VH-OQA 'Nancy-Bird Walton' arrived at Sydney (Kingsford Smith), following the completion of its extensive repairs at Singapore, after it had suffered a major uncontained engine fire on November 02, 2010.

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On This Day - April 22, 2016.

The QantasLink Boeing 717-2K9 VH-YQX entered service, operating Flight QF1553 from Brisbane to Canberra. It had been ferried to Brisbane from Adelaide (West Beach) as Flight QF6202 the previous day.

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