On This Day - March 01, 1972.

The Trans-Australia Airlines Lockheed 188A Electra VH-TLB, having been sold to Concare Aircraft Leasing and reregistered as N188LB, departed Melbourne (Essendon) on its ferry flight to the United States.

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On This Day - March 01, 1975.

The Trans-Australia Airlines Douglas C-47-DL VH-DAS was sold to East-West Airlines, with its lease to the South Australian Lands Commission continued.

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On This Day - March 01, 1987.

The Ansett Airlines Boeing 727-277A VH-RMN, now leased to Polynesian Airlines, entered service operating Melbourne (Tullamarine) to Vila.

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On This Day - March 01, 2021.

The REX Regional Express Airlines Boeing 737-8FE VH-RQC operated the airline's inaugural Melbourne (Tullamarine) - Sydney (Kingsford Smith) service as Flight ZL18, and the inaugural Sydney (Kingsford Smith) - Melbourne (Tullamarine) service as Flight ZL33.

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