On This Day - August 19, 1976.

The Ansett Airlines Boeing 727-277A VH-RMU was badly damaged at Melbourne (Tullamarine) when the senior hostess lowered the rear passenger door onto a freight barrow that had been parked under the aircraft's tail. A tug driver then drove off with the freight barrow, ripping the entire door off the aircraft, causing over $100,000 damage.

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On This Day - August 19, 1977.

The Qantas Airways Douglas DC-4-1009 VH-EDA 'Pacific Trader' was sold to Air Express, Melbourne. The aircraft was renamed 'Tasmanian Enterprise'.

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On This Day - August 19, 2022.

The Qantas Freight Boeing 737-376(SF) VH-XMB was ferried from Brisbane to Alice Springs as Flight QF7300 for storage and scrapping.

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