On This Day - December 06, 1946.

The Royal Australian Air Force Douglas C-47A-20-DK 'A65-49', deemed to be surplus to requirements, was sold to Qantas Empire Airways for 24,679 Australian Pounds.

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On This Day - December 06, 1959.

The Qantas Airways Lockheed 188C Electra VH-ECD 'Pacific Enterprise' arrived at Sydney (Kingsford Smith) having completed its delivery flight from the United States (Burbank). It was the airline's 4th and final Electra.

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On This Day - December 06, 1966.

The Ansett-ANA Douglas DC-6B VH-INH re-entered service, following its return from the cross-charter dry-lease to Trans-Australia Airlines.

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On This Day - December 06, 1983.

The Ansett Airlines Boeing 727-277A VH-RMU departed Melbourne (Tullamarine) on its ferry flight to the United States (Seattle) on delivery to Wien Air Alaska.

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On This Day - December 06, 2015.

The Airwork NZ Boeing 737-476SF N944NZ arrived at Auckland, having completed its delivery flight from the United States (Dothan). It was reregistered as ZK-PAK on December 09, before it entered service.

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On This Day - December 06, 2019.

The Air New Zealand Airbus A320-271N ZK-NHD entered service, operating Flight NZ893 from Christchurch to Melbourne (Tullamarine).

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