On This Day - January 24, 1981.

The Qantas Airways Boeing 747SP-38 VH-EAA 'City of Gold Coast Tweed' departed Sydney (Kingsford Smith) on a three-day Queensland promotional tour and pilot-training flights. Its first 'port-of-call' was Townsville, where it was opened for 'public inspection'.

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On This Day - January 24, 2006.

The Boeing 717-2K9 VH-IMP was ferried Newcastle - Adelaide (West Beach) - Perth as Flight QF7981 for operations by National Jet Systems for QantasLink.

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On This Day - January 24, 2010.

The Tiger Airways Australia Airbus A320-232 VH-VNK entered service, operating Flight TN502 from Melbourne (Tullamarine) to Coolangatta.

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On This Day - January 24, 2014.

The Qantas Airways / Australian air Express Boeing 737-376(SF) VH-XMB was ferried from Perth to Singapore (Seletar) for major overhaul and repainting into the Qantas Freight 'New Roo' livery.

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On This Day - January 24, 2022.

The Alliance Airlines / QantasLink Embraer ERJ-190-100IGW VH-XVM arrived at Brisbane having completed its delivery flight from Costa Rica (San Jose) as Flight QQ9100.

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