170 results found
Registration / Serial:A97-206
Military Code:06
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 82 Hercules
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed C-130 Hercules (L-082/182/282/382/100)
Aircraft Version:Lockheed C-130A Hercules (L-182)
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
C/n (msn):182-3206
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:1960 to 1963
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:137521
View count: 9
Withdrawn from use in 1978. Flown to Manila in 1988 as RP-C3206 and later scrapped.
Registration / Serial:A97-206
Aircraft Version:Lockheed C-130A Hercules (L-182)
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
C/n (msn):182-3206
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)
Photo Date:1960 to 1963
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:P2-ANF
Aircraft Original Type:Fokker F28 Fellowship
Aircraft Generic Type:Fokker F28 Fellowship
Aircraft Version:Fokker F28-1000 Fellowship
Operator / Titles:Air Niugini
C/n (msn):11038
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:August 1987
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Photo ID:135921
View count: 5
Registration / Serial:P2-ANF
Aircraft Version:Fokker F28-1000 Fellowship
Operator / Titles:Air Niugini
C/n (msn):11038
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)
Photo Date:August 1987
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Registration / Serial:VH-BUU
Aircraft Original Type:Junkers Ju 52
Aircraft Generic Type:Junkers Ju 52
Aircraft Version:Junkers Ju 52/3m
Operator / Titles:Gibbes Sepik Airways
C/n (msn):7256
City / Airport:Wewak (AYWK / WWK)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:September 1956 to August 1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:135331
View count: 7
VH-BUU after its original BMW radials were replaced by Pratt and Whitney engines by Marshall Airways in Sydney..
Registration / Serial:VH-BUU
Aircraft Version:Junkers Ju 52/3m
Operator / Titles:Gibbes Sepik Airways
C/n (msn):7256
City / Airport:Wewak (AYWK / WWK)
Photo Date:September 1956 to August 1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-MAN
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:Mandated Airlines - MAL
C/n (msn):12647
City / Airport:Wau (AYWU / WUG)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:1958 to 1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:134263
View count: 6
Became P2-MAN in 1974 after Papua New Guinea independence. Photo from John Stroud.
Registration / Serial:VH-MAN
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:Mandated Airlines - MAL
C/n (msn):12647
City / Airport:Wau (AYWU / WUG)
Photo Date:1958 to 1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-GKG
Aircraft Original Type:Beech 55 Baron (T-42)
Aircraft Generic Type:Beech 55 Baron (T-42)
Aircraft Version:Beech C55 Baron (95-C55)
Operator / Titles:Territory Airlines - TAL
C/n (msn):TE-352
City / Airport:Goroka (AYGA / GKA)
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:June 1972 to April 1974
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:133818
View count: 9
To P2-GKG in May 1974
Registration / Serial:VH-GKG
Aircraft Version:Beech C55 Baron (95-C55)
Operator / Titles:Territory Airlines - TAL
C/n (msn):TE-352
City / Airport:Goroka (AYGA / GKA)
Photo Date:June 1972 to April 1974
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
City / Seaplane Base:Port Moresby - Seaplane
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:1940
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:132736
View count: 7
Impressed into the RAAF as A44-3 in 1942 but scrapped soon after.
Registration / Serial:VH-UNM
Aircraft Version:Junkers W 34d
C/n (msn):2610
City / Seaplane Base:Port Moresby - Seaplane
Photo Date:1940
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-GSE
Aircraft Original Type:Noorduyn Norseman
Aircraft Generic Type:Noorduyn Norseman (C-64)
Aircraft Version:Noorduyn UC-64A Norseman (VI/C-64A)
Operator / Titles:Ansett - MAL
C/n (msn):249
City / Airport:Goroka (AYGA / GKA)
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:1960
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:132598
View count: 9
Registration / Serial:VH-GSE
Aircraft Version:Noorduyn UC-64A Norseman (VI/C-64A)
Operator / Titles:Ansett - MAL
C/n (msn):249
City / Airport:Goroka (AYGA / GKA)
Photo Date:1960
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
City / Airport:Wewak (AYWK / WWK)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:1963
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:132337
View count: 8
Crashed September 3, 1964 near Tauta.
Registration / Serial:VH-EXA
Aircraft Version:Dornier Do-27H-2
C/n (msn):2076
City / Airport:Wewak (AYWK / WWK)
Photo Date:1963
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-PNG
Aircraft Original Type:Pilatus PC-6 Porter
Aircraft Generic Type:Pilatus PC-6 Porter/Turbo Porter
Aircraft Version:Pilatus PC-6/B-H2 Turbo Porter
Operator / Titles:Macair Airlines
C/n (msn):584
City / Airport:Lae (AYLA / LAE) (closed)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:1972
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:132194
View count: 11
To Papua New Guinea register as P2-PNG on that country's independence.
Registration / Serial:VH-PNG
Aircraft Version:Pilatus PC-6/B-H2 Turbo Porter
Operator / Titles:Macair Airlines
C/n (msn):584
City / Airport:Lae (AYLA / LAE) (closed)
Photo Date:1972
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:NC14286
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas Dolphin
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas Dolphin
Aircraft Version:Douglas Dolphin 136
C/n (msn):1282
Location:Not known
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:1939
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:131758
View count: 23
Operated by the Australasian Petroleum Co. Donated to the Australian government in 1940 and taken in charge by the RAAF. Used for seaplane training as A35-1. Scrapped 1943.
Registration / Serial:NC14286
Aircraft Version:Douglas Dolphin 136
C/n (msn):1282
Location:Not known
Photo Date:1939
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-UVB
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland DH.84 Dragon
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland DH.84 Dragon
Aircraft Version:De Havilland DH.84 Dragon 1
Operator / Titles:Mandated Airlines - MAL
C/n (msn):6102
Aircraft Name:Betty Ann
City / Airport:Salamaua (closed)
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:24 January 1942
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:130417
View count: 6
VH-UVB in the aftermath of a Japanese air raid on January 21, 1942. In March Salamaua and the airstrip were occupied by the Japanese army. The airstrip was won back by Australian troops in September 1943. The airstrip was abandoned after the war. The jungle has reclaimed it but the area is still pock-marked with bomb craters
Registration / Serial:VH-UVB
Aircraft Version:De Havilland DH.84 Dragon 1
Operator / Titles:Mandated Airlines - MAL
C/n (msn):6102
City / Airport:Salamaua (closed)
Photo Date:24 January 1942
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-PNH
Aircraft Original Type:Pilatus PC-6 Porter
Aircraft Generic Type:Pilatus PC-6 Porter/Turbo Porter
Aircraft Version:Pilatus PC-6/B-H2 Turbo Porter
Operator / Titles:Papuan Airlines - Patair
C/n (msn):615
Aircraft Name:Mount Lawes
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:October 1968
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:129971
View count: 8
Crashed at Kanabea on March 9, 1974
Registration / Serial:VH-PNH
Aircraft Version:Pilatus PC-6/B-H2 Turbo Porter
Operator / Titles:Papuan Airlines - Patair
C/n (msn):615
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)
Photo Date:October 1968
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-EAW
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter (U-1/UC)
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter
Operator / Titles:Qantas
C/n (msn):241
Aircraft Name:Kikori
City / Seaplane Base:Samarai - Seaplane (closed)
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:June 1958 to August 1960
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:127927
View count: 11
Sold to TAA, became VH-SBQ in December 1960.
Registration / Serial:VH-EAW
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter
Operator / Titles:Qantas
C/n (msn):241
City / Seaplane Base:Samarai - Seaplane (closed)
Photo Date:June 1958 to August 1960
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-UTB
Aircraft Original Type:Ford Tri-Motor
Aircraft Generic Type:Ford Tri-Motor
Aircraft Version:Ford 5-AT-C Tri-Motor
Operator / Titles:(Guinea Airways)
C/n (msn):5-AT-68
City / Airport:Bulolo (AYBU / BUL)
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:January 1935 to September 1941
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:127917
View count: 7
Operated as a freighter. Crashed at Little Wau Creek on October 23, 1941 when it lost an engine on takeoff and swung into a deep gully. It was carrying a load of timber at the time.
Registration / Serial:VH-UTB
Aircraft Version:Ford 5-AT-C Tri-Motor
Operator / Titles:(Guinea Airways)
C/n (msn):5-AT-68
City / Airport:Bulolo (AYBU / BUL)
Photo Date:January 1935 to September 1941
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
City / Airport:Wau (AYWU / WUG)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:August 1938 to September 1938
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:127752
View count: 6
Stinson SR-7 VH-URC is loaded into VH-URQ after an accident at Wau. -URQ never flew again and is presumed destroyed when the Japanese occupied Lae. -URQ was destroyed in a Japanese raid on Bulolo on January 21, 1942.
Registration / Serial:VH-URQ
Aircraft Version:Junkers G31go
Operator / Titles:Guinea Airways
C/n (msn):3000
City / Airport:Wau (AYWU / WUG)
Photo Date:August 1938 to September 1938
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:F-BEEA
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress (299)
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress
Aircraft Version:Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress (299P)
Operator / Titles:(Institut Geographique National)
C/n (msn):8552
Aircraft Name:Chateau de Verneuil
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:July 1967
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:126610
View count: 13
Crashed and burned on takeoff at Binbrook, UK, during filming of the movie "Memphis Belle" July 25, 1989. John Hopton photo
Registration / Serial:F-BEEA
Aircraft Version:Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress (299P)
Operator / Titles:(Institut Geographique National)
C/n (msn):8552
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)
Photo Date:July 1967
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-EAX
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter (U-1/UC)
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter
Operator / Titles:Qantas
C/n (msn):247
Aircraft Name:Kokopo
City / Airport:Lae (AYLA / LAE) (closed)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:125032
View count: 16
Qantas had four Otters, one of which was operated on floats. They replaced a fleet of DHC-2 Beavers.
Registration / Serial:VH-EAX
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter
Operator / Titles:Qantas
C/n (msn):247
City / Airport:Lae (AYLA / LAE) (closed)
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-MAC
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:Ansett - MAL
C/n (msn):13587
City / Airport:Goroka (AYGA / GKA)
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:1962 to 1967
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:124325
View count: 15
Sold in Taiwan as B-251
Registration / Serial:VH-MAC
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:Ansett - MAL
C/n (msn):13587
City / Airport:Goroka (AYGA / GKA)
Photo Date:1962 to 1967
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-UJT
Aircraft Original Type:Fokker Universal (Model 4)
Aircraft Generic Type:Fokker Universal (Model 4)
Aircraft Version:Fokker Universal
Manufacturers:Fokker / Atlantic
C/n (msn):436
City / Airport:Alexishafen - Danip Airfield (closed)
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:1 January 1939 to 6 August 1939
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:123999
View count: 28
VH-UTJ crashed at Alexishafen on August 6, 1939. It was being operated by the Catholic Mission.
Registration / Serial:VH-UJT
Aircraft Version:Fokker Universal
C/n (msn):436
City / Airport:Alexishafen - Danip Airfield (closed)
Photo Date:1 January 1939 to 6 August 1939
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-EBV
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:Qantas
C/n (msn):12541
City / Airport:Goroka (AYGA / GKA)
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:1957 to 1960
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:123823
View count: 13
Reregistered VH-SBF in December 1960.
Registration / Serial:VH-EBV
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:Qantas
C/n (msn):12541
City / Airport:Goroka (AYGA / GKA)
Photo Date:1957 to 1960
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)