544 results found
Registration / Serial:VH-TVA
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Version:Vickers 720 Viscount
C/n (msn):44
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:John Batman
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:September 1954
Photo from:AirHistory.net Contributed Photo Archive
Photo ID:503396Submit Correction
View count: 87
Publicity photo probably taken by Vickers ahead of VH-TVA's delivery to Australia. It never entered service after suffering a training accident at Mangalore, Victoria, on October 31, 1954. The crew was attempting a three-engine take-off when control was lost. Photo from: David Caughey Collection
Registration / Serial:VH-TVA
Aircraft Version:Vickers 720 Viscount
C/n (msn):44
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:September 1954
Photo from:AirHistory.net Contributed Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:VH-TVA
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Version:Vickers 720 Viscount
C/n (msn):44
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:John Batman
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:September 1954
Photo from:AirHistory.net Contributed Photo Archive
Photo ID:503396Submit Correction
View count: 87
Publicity photo probably taken by Vickers ahead of VH-TVA's delivery to Australia. It never entered service after suffering a training accident at Mangalore, Victoria, on October 31, 1954. The crew was attempting a three-engine take-off when control was lost. Photo from: David Caughey Collection
Registration / Serial:VH-TVA
Aircraft Version:Vickers 720 Viscount
C/n (msn):44
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:September 1954
Photo from:AirHistory.net Contributed Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:VH-RMZ
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 727
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 727-200 (C-22)
Aircraft Version:Boeing 727-277/Adv
C/n (msn):20979 / 1098
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:Frank Hann
City / Airport:Melbourne - International (KMLB / MLB)Map
Region / Country:Florida, United States
Photo Date:May 1984
Photo from:JHM Collection
Photo ID:499959Submit Correction
View count: 52
Registration / Serial:VH-RMZ
Aircraft Version:Boeing 727-277/Adv
C/n (msn):20979 / 1098
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Melbourne - International (KMLB / MLB)Map
Region / Country:Florida, United States
Photo Date:May 1984
Photo from:JHM Collection
Registration / Serial:VH-RMZ
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 727
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 727-200 (C-22)
Aircraft Version:Boeing 727-277/Adv
C/n (msn):20979 / 1098
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:Frank Hann
City / Airport:Melbourne - International (KMLB / MLB)Map
Region / Country:Florida, United States
Photo Date:May 1984
Photo from:JHM Collection
Photo ID:499959Submit Correction
View count: 52
Registration / Serial:VH-RMZ
Aircraft Version:Boeing 727-277/Adv
C/n (msn):20979 / 1098
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Melbourne - International (KMLB / MLB)Map
Region / Country:Florida, United States
Photo Date:May 1984
Photo from:JHM Collection
Registration / Serial:VH-TVE
Fleet number:TVE
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Version:Vickers 720 Viscount
C/n (msn):48
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Promotional Titles:The Nation's Jetline
Aircraft Name:John Ross
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:April 1967 to January 1968
Photo from:Bob Garrard CollectionContact
Photo ID:488651Submit Correction
View count: 106
Notice number 2 engine removed.
Registration / Serial:VH-TVE
Aircraft Version:Vickers 720 Viscount
C/n (msn):48
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:April 1967 to January 1968
Photo from:Bob Garrard CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:VH-TVE
Fleet number:TVE
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Version:Vickers 720 Viscount
C/n (msn):48
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Promotional Titles:The Nation's Jetline
Aircraft Name:John Ross
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:April 1967 to January 1968
Photo from:Bob Garrard CollectionContact
Photo ID:488651Submit Correction
View count: 106
Notice number 2 engine removed.
Registration / Serial:VH-TVE
Aircraft Version:Vickers 720 Viscount
C/n (msn):48
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:April 1967 to January 1968
Photo from:Bob Garrard CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:VH-TJR
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-9 (C-9)
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31
C/n (msn):47528 / 617
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:George Bass
City / Airport:Melbourne (YMML / MEL)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:June 1989
Photo from:JHM Collection
Photo ID:488165Submit Correction
View count: 47
Withdrawn from service
Registration / Serial:VH-TJR
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31
C/n (msn):47528 / 617
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Melbourne (YMML / MEL)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:June 1989
Photo from:JHM Collection
Registration / Serial:VH-TJR
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-9 (C-9)
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31
C/n (msn):47528 / 617
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:George Bass
City / Airport:Melbourne (YMML / MEL)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:June 1989
Photo from:JHM Collection
Photo ID:488165Submit Correction
View count: 47
Withdrawn from service
Registration / Serial:VH-TJR
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31
C/n (msn):47528 / 617
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Melbourne (YMML / MEL)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:June 1989
Photo from:JHM Collection
Registration / Serial:VH-TJP
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-9 (C-9)
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31
C/n (msn):47418 / 570
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:Charles Kingsford Smith
City / Airport:Melbourne (YMML / MEL)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:June 1971
Photo from:JHM Collection
Photo ID:486998Submit Correction
View count: 53
Registration / Serial:VH-TJP
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31
C/n (msn):47418 / 570
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Melbourne (YMML / MEL)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:June 1971
Photo from:JHM Collection
Registration / Serial:VH-TJP
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-9 (C-9)
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31
C/n (msn):47418 / 570
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:Charles Kingsford Smith
City / Airport:Melbourne (YMML / MEL)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:June 1971
Photo from:JHM Collection
Photo ID:486998Submit Correction
View count: 53
Registration / Serial:VH-TJP
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31
C/n (msn):47418 / 570
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Melbourne (YMML / MEL)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:June 1971
Photo from:JHM Collection
Registration / Serial:VH-TJR
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-9 (C-9)
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31
C/n (msn):47528 / 617
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:George Bass
City / Airport:Melbourne (YMML / MEL)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:June 1971
Photo from:JHM Collection
Photo ID:486939Submit Correction
View count: 56
Registration / Serial:VH-TJR
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31
C/n (msn):47528 / 617
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Melbourne (YMML / MEL)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:June 1971
Photo from:JHM Collection
Registration / Serial:VH-TJR
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-9 (C-9)
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31
C/n (msn):47528 / 617
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:George Bass
City / Airport:Melbourne (YMML / MEL)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:June 1971
Photo from:JHM Collection
Photo ID:486939Submit Correction
View count: 56
Registration / Serial:VH-TJR
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31
C/n (msn):47528 / 617
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Melbourne (YMML / MEL)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:June 1971
Photo from:JHM Collection
Registration / Serial:VH-DRB
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover Mk1
C/n (msn):5006
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:John Flynn
City / Airport:Brisbane - International (YBBN / BNE)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:June 1951 to December 1952
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:474508Submit Correction
View count: 126
To the Royal Flying Doctor Service and later reregistered VH-FDR.
Registration / Serial:VH-DRB
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover Mk1
C/n (msn):5006
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Brisbane - International (YBBN / BNE)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:June 1951 to December 1952
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-DRB
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover Mk1
C/n (msn):5006
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:John Flynn
City / Airport:Brisbane - International (YBBN / BNE)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:June 1951 to December 1952
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:474508Submit Correction
View count: 126
To the Royal Flying Doctor Service and later reregistered VH-FDR.
Registration / Serial:VH-DRB
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover Mk1
C/n (msn):5006
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Brisbane - International (YBBN / BNE)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:June 1951 to December 1952
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-TVR
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Version:Vickers 818 Viscount
C/n (msn):318
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:John Murray
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:15 March 1962 to 4 April 1970
Photo from:Civil Aviation Historical Society Collection (via Phil Vabre)Website
Photo ID:466376Submit Correction
View count: 89
"Engine changeover in TAA hangar" according to our index card, but it looks like more than that.
Registration / Serial:VH-TVR
Aircraft Version:Vickers 818 Viscount
C/n (msn):318
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:15 March 1962 to 4 April 1970
Photo from:Civil Aviation Historical Society Collection (via Phil Vabre)Website
Registration / Serial:VH-TVR
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Version:Vickers 818 Viscount
C/n (msn):318
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:John Murray
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:15 March 1962 to 4 April 1970
Photo from:Civil Aviation Historical Society Collection (via Phil Vabre)Website
Photo ID:466376Submit Correction
View count: 89
"Engine changeover in TAA hangar" according to our index card, but it looks like more than that.
Registration / Serial:VH-TVR
Aircraft Version:Vickers 818 Viscount
C/n (msn):318
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:15 March 1962 to 4 April 1970
Photo from:Civil Aviation Historical Society Collection (via Phil Vabre)Website
Registration / Serial:PH-FAG
Aircraft Original Type:Fokker F27 Friendship
Aircraft Generic Type:Fokker F27 Friendship/Troopship (C-31)
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-100 Friendship
C/n (msn):10111
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:Dirk Hartog
Location:In Flight
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:February 1959
Photo from:AirHistory.net Contributed Photo Archive
Photo ID:440843Submit Correction
View count: 166
The future VH-TFA in a Fokker publicity photo. It is carrying the name of Dutch explorer Dirk Hartog. The aircraft remained in the Netherlands for pilot training and it became the second TAA F27 to arrive in Australia after VH-TFB. On arrival in Australia in June 1959 , -TFA's name was changed to Charles Todd. Photo from: David Caughey Collection
Registration / Serial:PH-FAG
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-100 Friendship
C/n (msn):10111
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Location:In Flight
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:February 1959
Photo from:AirHistory.net Contributed Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:PH-FAG
Aircraft Original Type:Fokker F27 Friendship
Aircraft Generic Type:Fokker F27 Friendship/Troopship (C-31)
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-100 Friendship
C/n (msn):10111
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:Dirk Hartog
Location:In Flight
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:February 1959
Photo from:AirHistory.net Contributed Photo Archive
Photo ID:440843Submit Correction
View count: 166
The future VH-TFA in a Fokker publicity photo. It is carrying the name of Dutch explorer Dirk Hartog. The aircraft remained in the Netherlands for pilot training and it became the second TAA F27 to arrive in Australia after VH-TFB. On arrival in Australia in June 1959 , -TFA's name was changed to Charles Todd. Photo from: David Caughey Collection
Registration / Serial:PH-FAG
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-100 Friendship
C/n (msn):10111
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Location:In Flight
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:February 1959
Photo from:AirHistory.net Contributed Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:VH-TAD
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
C/n (msn):43068
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:McDouall Stuart
City / Airport:Whenuapai (NZWP)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:31 July 1947
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:433554Submit Correction
View count: 236
Sold in Canada as CF-LOY in 1959. Photo from: Whites Aviation Collection/Alexander Turnbull Library
Registration / Serial:VH-TAD
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
C/n (msn):43068
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Whenuapai (NZWP)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:31 July 1947
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:VH-TAD
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
C/n (msn):43068
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:McDouall Stuart
City / Airport:Whenuapai (NZWP)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:31 July 1947
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:433554Submit Correction
View count: 236
Sold in Canada as CF-LOY in 1959. Photo from: Whites Aviation Collection/Alexander Turnbull Library
Registration / Serial:VH-TAD
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
C/n (msn):43068
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Whenuapai (NZWP)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:31 July 1947
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:VH-TAA
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair VC-131D
C/n (msn):228
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA / Historical Aircraft Restoration Society - HARS
Aircraft Name:John Forrest
City / Airport:Shellharbour (YSHL / WOL)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Collection:Historical Aircraft Restoration Society - HARS
Event:Wings Over Illawarra 2019
Photo Date:6 May 2019
Photo by:Phil VabreContact
Photo ID:432588Submit Correction
View count: 47
Detail image of the nose markings of this Convair restored to represent a Trans-Australia Airlines scheme from the 1950s.
Registration / Serial:VH-TAA
Aircraft Version:Convair VC-131D
C/n (msn):228
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA / Historical Aircraft Restoration Society - HARS
City / Airport:Shellharbour (YSHL / WOL)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:6 May 2019
Photo by:Phil VabreContact
Registration / Serial:VH-TAA
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair VC-131D
C/n (msn):228
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA / Historical Aircraft Restoration Society - HARS
Aircraft Name:John Forrest
City / Airport:Shellharbour (YSHL / WOL)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Collection:Historical Aircraft Restoration Society - HARS
Event:Wings Over Illawarra 2019
Photo Date:6 May 2019
Photo by:Phil VabreContact
Photo ID:432588Submit Correction
View count: 47
Detail image of the nose markings of this Convair restored to represent a Trans-Australia Airlines scheme from the 1950s.
Registration / Serial:VH-TAA
Aircraft Version:Convair VC-131D
C/n (msn):228
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA / Historical Aircraft Restoration Society - HARS
City / Airport:Shellharbour (YSHL / WOL)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:6 May 2019
Photo by:Phil VabreContact
Registration / Serial:VH-AER
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
C/n (msn):6007
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:Batman
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:27 September 1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:413644Submit Correction
View count: 180
Reregistered VH-EWF in June 1955. The aircraft has been displayed as VH-AER in recent years but has never formally adopted is old identity. Photo from: State Library of New South Wales
Registration / Serial:VH-AER
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
C/n (msn):6007
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:27 September 1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:VH-AER
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
C/n (msn):6007
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:Batman
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:27 September 1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:413644Submit Correction
View count: 180
Reregistered VH-EWF in June 1955. The aircraft has been displayed as VH-AER in recent years but has never formally adopted is old identity. Photo from: State Library of New South Wales
Registration / Serial:VH-AER
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
C/n (msn):6007
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:27 September 1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:VH-TAB
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
C/n (msn):43066
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:John Gilbert
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:27 September 1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:412835Submit Correction
View count: 156
VH-TAB soon after its return from lease to British Commonwealth Pacific Airlines as VH-BPB. It served with TAA until 1969 when it was sold to Air Vietnam. Photo from: State Library of New South Wales
Registration / Serial:VH-TAB
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
C/n (msn):43066
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:27 September 1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:VH-TAB
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
C/n (msn):43066
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:John Gilbert
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:27 September 1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:412835Submit Correction
View count: 156
VH-TAB soon after its return from lease to British Commonwealth Pacific Airlines as VH-BPB. It served with TAA until 1969 when it was sold to Air Vietnam. Photo from: State Library of New South Wales
Registration / Serial:VH-TAB
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
C/n (msn):43066
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:27 September 1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:VH-TAM
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
C/n (msn):25364/13919
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:Landsborough
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:August 1947 to December 1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:412593Submit Correction
View count: 119
Sold in Nigeria as VR-NCL in July 1957. Photo from: State Library of New South Wales
Registration / Serial:VH-TAM
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
C/n (msn):25364/13919
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:August 1947 to December 1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:VH-TAM
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
C/n (msn):25364/13919
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:Landsborough
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:August 1947 to December 1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:412593Submit Correction
View count: 119
Sold in Nigeria as VR-NCL in July 1957. Photo from: State Library of New South Wales
Registration / Serial:VH-TAM
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
C/n (msn):25364/13919
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:August 1947 to December 1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:VH-TAN
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
C/n (msn):9592
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:Grey
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:13 November 1947
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:411510Submit Correction
View count: 128
Reregistered VH-MAS in November 1960 after sale to Mandated Airlines. Photo from: State Library of New South Wales
Registration / Serial:VH-TAN
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
C/n (msn):9592
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:13 November 1947
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:VH-TAN
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
C/n (msn):9592
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:Grey
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:13 November 1947
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Reregistered VH-MAS in November 1960 after sale to Mandated Airlines. Photo from: State Library of New South Wales
Registration / Serial:VH-TAN
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
C/n (msn):9592
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:13 November 1947
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Registration / Serial:VH-TJL
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-9 (C-9)
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31
C/n (msn):47009 / 152
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:Angus McMillan
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:6 September 1985
Photo by:LRS747Contact
Photo ID:411005Submit Correction
View count: 166
Delivered new 20th Aug 1967 and registered to Airborne Express as N938AX 3rd Oct 1986
Registration / Serial:VH-TJL
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31
C/n (msn):47009 / 152
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:6 September 1985
Photo by:LRS747Contact
Registration / Serial:VH-TJL
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-9 (C-9)
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31
C/n (msn):47009 / 152
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:Angus McMillan
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:6 September 1985
Photo by:LRS747Contact
Photo ID:411005Submit Correction
View count: 166
Delivered new 20th Aug 1967 and registered to Airborne Express as N938AX 3rd Oct 1986
Registration / Serial:VH-TJL
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31
C/n (msn):47009 / 152
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:6 September 1985
Photo by:LRS747Contact
Registration / Serial:VH-TAD
Aircraft Original Type:Airbus A300
Aircraft Generic Type:Airbus A300
Aircraft Version:Airbus A300B4-203
C/n (msn):196
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:William Light
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:6 September 1985
Photo by:LRS747Contact
Photo ID:411000Submit Correction
View count: 196
Delivered new to TAA 30th June 1982 and re-branded as Australian Airlines Aug 1986, then merged into Qantas Oct 1993. Became N372PC 22nd Dec 1998
Registration / Serial:VH-TAD
Aircraft Version:Airbus A300B4-203
C/n (msn):196
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:6 September 1985
Photo by:LRS747Contact
Registration / Serial:VH-TAD
Aircraft Original Type:Airbus A300
Aircraft Generic Type:Airbus A300
Aircraft Version:Airbus A300B4-203
C/n (msn):196
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:William Light
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:6 September 1985
Photo by:LRS747Contact
Photo ID:411000Submit Correction
View count: 196
Delivered new to TAA 30th June 1982 and re-branded as Australian Airlines Aug 1986, then merged into Qantas Oct 1993. Became N372PC 22nd Dec 1998
Registration / Serial:VH-TAD
Aircraft Version:Airbus A300B4-203
C/n (msn):196
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:6 September 1985
Photo by:LRS747Contact
Registration / Serial:VH-TBG
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 727
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 727-200 (C-22)
Aircraft Version:Boeing 727-276/Adv
C/n (msn):20552 / 906
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:Charles Sturt
City / Airport:Melbourne (YMML / MEL)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:20 March 1986
Photo by:LRS747Contact
Photo ID:410966Submit Correction
View count: 232
Delivered new 7th Dec 1972 and repainted into Australian Airlines livery July 1988. Cancelled from Australian register 27th July 1993 and went to Aviacsa/AeroExo as XA-SJU
Registration / Serial:VH-TBG
Aircraft Version:Boeing 727-276/Adv
C/n (msn):20552 / 906
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Melbourne (YMML / MEL)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:20 March 1986
Photo by:LRS747Contact
Registration / Serial:VH-TBG
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 727
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 727-200 (C-22)
Aircraft Version:Boeing 727-276/Adv
C/n (msn):20552 / 906
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:Charles Sturt
City / Airport:Melbourne (YMML / MEL)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:20 March 1986
Photo by:LRS747Contact
Photo ID:410966Submit Correction
View count: 232
Delivered new 7th Dec 1972 and repainted into Australian Airlines livery July 1988. Cancelled from Australian register 27th July 1993 and went to Aviacsa/AeroExo as XA-SJU
Registration / Serial:VH-TBG
Aircraft Version:Boeing 727-276/Adv
C/n (msn):20552 / 906
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Melbourne (YMML / MEL)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:20 March 1986
Photo by:LRS747Contact
Registration / Serial:VH-AEQ
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
C/n (msn):6024
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:Blaxland
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:24 March 1947
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VH-AEQ changed its name several times. Blaxland was the first name applied to it. VH-AEQ is still in existence but has not flown since 1971. Photo from: State Library of New South Wales
Registration / Serial:VH-AEQ
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
C/n (msn):6024
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:24 March 1947
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Registration / Serial:VH-AEQ
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
C/n (msn):6024
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:Blaxland
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:24 March 1947
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VH-AEQ changed its name several times. Blaxland was the first name applied to it. VH-AEQ is still in existence but has not flown since 1971. Photo from: State Library of New South Wales
Registration / Serial:VH-AEQ
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
C/n (msn):6024
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:24 March 1947
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:19 February 1964
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Photo ID:379033Submit Correction
View count: 259
The TAA HeliCab service was quite popular with passengers for years but was dis-continued after the construction of the new freeway to Tullamarine Airport.
Registration / Serial:VH-THG
Aircraft Version:Bell 47J-2 Ranger
C/n (msn):1836
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:19 February 1964
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:19 February 1964
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Photo ID:379033Submit Correction
View count: 259
The TAA HeliCab service was quite popular with passengers for years but was dis-continued after the construction of the new freeway to Tullamarine Airport.
Registration / Serial:VH-THG
Aircraft Version:Bell 47J-2 Ranger
C/n (msn):1836
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:19 February 1964
Photo by:Peter GatesContact