|24MAY62||Received at 10SQN Townsville ex USA.|
|08JUN62||Received at 2AD for Mod 246 (SARAH).|
|26JUN62||Received at 10SQN ex 2AD.|
|28OCT63||Allotted to 2AD for fitment of fire extinguishers (Mod 242) but A89-277 went instead as A89-279 was u/s.|
|09NOV64||Despatched to CAC, Avalon for fitment of engine fire extinguishers (Mod 242).|
|03DEC64||Received at 10SQN ex CAC. The last aircraft to receive Mod 242.|
|03SEP65||Received at 2AD for painting.|
|24SEP65||Received at 10SQN ex 2AD.|
|23FEB67||To 2AD for E service.|
|13JUL67||To 10SQN after E service.|
|22APR68||Received at 2AD for Mod 321.|
|23MAY68||Received at 10SQN ex 2AD.|
|22MAR70||To 2AD for corrosion control.|
|26MAR70||To 10SQN after corrosion control.|
|07JUL71||To 2AD for E service.|
|21OCT71||To 10SQN after E service.|
|29MAY74||To 2AD for E service.|
|11OCT74||To 10SQN after E service.|
|21NOV76||Returned to Townsville from Cocos Island. This is the last mention of the aircraft in the No. 10 Squadron Operations Record Book and may be its last flight before being ferried to Laverton on an unknown date for disposal.|
|29NOV76||Awaiting disposal at Laverton. (Entry on Record Card. May or may not be the actual date of delivery to Laverton)|
|21FEB77||To be declared to Department of Administrative Services (DAS) for disposal. Total of 5 Neptunes at Laverton plus 3 Neptunes at Townsville.|
|07JUN77||Disposal action to be carried out immediately.|
|05JUL77||Transferred to Sales.|
|29SEP77||Tenders closed for removal ex RAAF Laverton, VIC.|
|20NOV77||Noted at Laverton dismantled.|
|Stored at Shepparton, VIC.|
|Trucked to the Dubbo Military Museum (aka Ryan Military Museum), Dubbo NSW.|
|24JUL13||Departed Dubbo by road having been sold to Phil Horton of Mudgee, NSW.|
Added details of E services. Added possible date of last flight.
Added an image of the aircraft in service.
Aircraft has been transported to a new owner at Mudgee, NSW.
Added a recent image thanks to Terry Magee.
Expanded history from Status Card.