On This Day - December 09, 1947.

Qantas Empire Airways operated its first commercial service to Lord Howe Island using Convair Catalina flying boats.



On This Day - December 09, 2011.

The Qantas Airways Boeing 737-838 VH-VZV 'Palm Cove' arrived at Melbourne (Tullamarine) having completed its delivery flight from the United States (Seattle) as Flight QF6024. It was the airline's 178th Boeing airliner and its 58th Boeing 737.



On This Day - December 09, 2021.

The Virgin Australia Boeing 737-8SA 9V-MGH, arrived at Brisbane having completed its ferry flight from Singapore as Flight SQ8892.



On This Day - December 09, 2022.

The Jetstar Airways Airbus A321-251NX VH-OFL entered service, operating Flight JQ43 from Melbourne (Tullamarine) to Indonesia (Denpasar).