On This Day - December 15, 1955.

The Butler Air Transport Douglas DC-3 VH-AOG 'R.M.A. Warrego' was destroyed by fire when it made a forced-landing in a paddock, shortly after taking-off from Bourke, New South Wales, following engine problems. The 10 passengers and 3 crew members were uninjured.

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On This Day - December 15, 2006.

The Qantas Jetconnect Boeing 737-376 ZK-JNG operated its last passenger service, operating Flight QF4161 from Auckland to Christchurch.

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On This Day - December 15, 2007.

The Jetstar Airways Airbus A320-232 VH-JQW entered service in the basic 'Saudi' livery, operating Flight JQ818 from Sydney (Kingsford Smith) to Brisbane.

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On This Day - December 15, 2010.

The Jetstar Airways Airbus A330-202 VH-EBJ was ferried Manila (Philippines) to Sydney (Kingsford Smith) as Flight JQ7990, following its repaint by Lufthansa Technik. It had been officially leased from Qantas Airways on December 07.

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On This Day - December 15, 2015.

The Airwork NZ Boeing 737-476SF ZK-PAK entered service, operating Flight PST73 from Auckland to Christchurch.

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On This Day - December 15, 2021.

The Virgin Australia Boeing 737-8SA 9V-MGH, now reregistered as VH-IJW, was ferried from Brisbane to Townsville as Flight VA9925 for repainting by Flying Colours into the airline's livery.

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