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Townsville Airport, QLD profile
Last updated: 5 November 2013
General data
Townsville Airport, QLD
Country: Australia
IATA code:TSV
ICAO code: YBTL
Elevation: 18 feet / 5 m
Opened: 1939
Notams: Notams for YBTL
Airport history:  
1939Townsville Airport, QLD
1942Garbutt RAAF Station, QLD
1951Townsville RAAF Station, QLD
Townsville-Garbutt Airfield, QLD

Map

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
06-SEP-1971Douglas C-47B (DC-3) A65-73 RAAF 0 Townsville R...   A1
01-DEC-1943Douglas C-47A (DC-3) 43-30752 USAAF Garbutt RAAF...   A1
01-DEC-1943Douglas C-47A (DC-3) 42-24227 USAAF 0 Garbutt RAAF...   A1

12 occurrences in the ASN safety database

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
02-SEP-2015Beech B200 Super King Air VH-FDB Royal Flying Doctor Service 0 Barcaldine A...   A2
20-FEB-1984Cessna 500 Citation I VH-FSA Flight Safety Australia 2 near Prosperine A...   A1
07-MAY-1950Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina A24-105 RAAF 5 near Georgetown A...   A1
02-JUL-1945Douglas Dakota IV (DC-3) KN344 RAF 3 near Samarai Island   A1
14-SEP-1944Douglas C-47A (DC-3) 42-23959 USAAF 0 near Port Moresby   A1
02-FEB-1944Douglas C-47A (DC-3) 42-23487 USAAF 22 near Papua New Gu...   A1
19-DEC-1943Douglas C-47A (DC-3) 43-30742 USAAF 31 near Canal Creek,...   A1
01-DEC-1943Douglas C-47A (DC-3) 42-23659 USAAF 0 near Port Moresby   A1
07-AUG-1943Douglas C-47 (DC-3) 41-7733 USAAF 27 near Townsville, QLD   A1
24-APR-1943Douglas C-49-DO (DC-3) 41-7694 USAAF between Tows...   A1
22-APR-1943Short S.23 Empire Flying Boat Mk I VH-ADU Qantas 2 near Port Moresby   A1
12-NOV-1942Douglas C-50C 41-7695 USAAF 0 near Cooktown, QLD   A1

6 occurrences in the ASN safety database

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
06-SEP-1971Douglas C-47B (DC-3) A65-73 RAAF 0 Townsville R...   A1
18-SEP-1945Douglas C-47B (DC-3) A65-61 RAAF 29 Puncak Jaya A1
19-MAR-1945Douglas Dakota IV (DC-3) KN343 RAF 0 near Port Moresby...   A1
11-OCT-1944Short S.23 Empire Flying Boat Mk I VH-ABB Qantas 1 Sydney Harbo...   A1
01-DEC-1943Douglas C-47A (DC-3) 43-30752 USAAF Garbutt RAAF...   A1
26-NOV-1943Lockheed C-56B-LO Lodestar VH-CAB Qantas 15 near Port Moresby   A1