On This Day - November 01, 1938.

The Australian National Airways Douglas DC-3-232A VH-ACB 'Warana' arrived at Port Melbourne as deck cargo aboard the S.S. Tolken. Once unloaded, it was transported to Melbourne (Essendon) where it was re-assembled.

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On This Day - November 01, 1946.

The Douglas C-47-35-DL VH-AEY 'McMillan' entered service with Trans-Australia Airlines, having been acquired from the Commonwealth of Australia.

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On This Day - November 01, 1973.

The Ansett Airlines of Papua New Guinea Douglas C-47B-30-DK VH-MML was sold to Air Niugini for $15,000. It was reregistered as P2-MML on May 01, 1974.

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On This Day - November 01, 1973.

The TAA Airlines of New Guinea Fokker F.27-2002 Friendship VH-TFA was leased to Air Niugini.

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On This Day - November 01, 1981.

The Qantas Airways Boeing 747SP-38 VH-EAA 'City of Gold Coast Tweed' was rolled out at Sydney (Kingsford Smith) with the additional 'Official Carrier Brisbane 1982' Commonwealth Games titles.

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On This Day - November 01, 1982.

The Trans-Australia Airline Douglas DC-9-31 VH-TJK 'Douglas Mawson' operated its last passenger service. It was then withdrawn from from use and stored at Melbourne (Tullamarine) awaiting sale to Australian Aircraft Sales, having flown 39,421 hours with 42,508 cycles.

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On This Day - November 01, 1986.

The Ansett Airlines Boeing 737-377 VH-CZF entered service, operating Flight AN1001 from Melbourne (Tullamarine) to Hobart.

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On This Day - November 01, 1986.

The Trans-Australia Airline Douglas DC-9-31 VH-TJP 'Charles Kingsford Smith' was sold to Australian Aircraft Sales (AAS).

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On This Day - November 01, 1993.

The Air New Zealand Boeing 747-219B ZK-NZX, having been leased to Virgin Atlantic Airways for 5 months, was returned to Air New Zealand at Los Angeles (California) at the end of the lease. The aircraft was repainted into the standard Air New Zealand livery before it returned to service.

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On This Day - November 01, 2004.

The Qantas Airways Airbus A330-303 VH-QPD 'Port Macquarie' arrived at Melbourne (Tullamarine) having completed its delivery flight from Toulouse, France as Flight QF7628.

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On This Day - November 01, 2007.

The Royal Australian Air Force Boeing 707-338C A20-629 was retired from service at Sydney (RAAF Richmond). At the time of its retirement it had flown a total of 60,283 hours, of which 10,395 hours had been flown during its RAAF service.

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