On This Day - October 02, 1964.

The Qantas Airways Boeing 707-138B VH-EBM 'City of Launceston' entered service, operating Sydney (Kingsford Smith) to Japan (Tokyo).

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On This Day - October 02, 1985.

The Air New Zealand Boeing 767-219ER ZK-NBA 'Aotearoa V' operated the airline's inaugural Boeing 767 service from Wellington (New Zealand) to Melbourne (Tullamarine).

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On This Day - October 02, 1999.

The Qantas Airways Boeing 747-438 VH-OJS arrived at Melbourne (Avalon), having completed its delivery flight from the United States (Everett / Paine Field) as Flight QF6003. It was the airline's 114th Boeing airliner and its 49th Boeing 747.

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