Aircraft Photo of VH-FNE | Fokker F27-200 Friendship | Queensland Airlines - QAL | #78190
Registration / Serial:VH-FNE
Aircraft Original Type:Fokker F27 Friendship
Aircraft Generic Type:Fokker F27 Friendship/Troopship (C-31)
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-200 Friendship
C/n (msn):10145
Operator / Titles:Queensland Airlines - QAL
Aircraft Name:Sir Henry Abel Smith
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith InternationalMap
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Airport Codes:ICAO: YSSY   IATA: SYD   Local: YSSY   Other: -
Photo Date:4 August 1966
Photo by:Roger McDonald (via David Carter)
Photo ID: 78190
Photo Comment

Queensland was absorbed into Ansett-ANA. Keeping the airline as a separate entity was not necessary in Queensland where Ansett rival TAA was also able to operate interstate services. In other states separate subsidiary airlines helped preserve monopolies on interstate routes.

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