2283 results found
Registration / Serial:VH-KAM
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 114 Heron
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 114 Heron
Aircraft Version:Riley Turbo Skyliner
Manufacturers:De Havilland / Riley
C/n (msn):14123
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:7 November 1984
Photo by:Gavin HughesContact
Photo ID:186077
View count: 13
Registration / Serial:VH-KAM
Aircraft Version:Riley Turbo Skyliner
C/n (msn):14123
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:7 November 1984
Photo by:Gavin HughesContact
Registration / Serial:VH-EWA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
Operator / Titles:East-West Airlines
C/n (msn):9286
Aircraft Name:Peel City
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:1956 to 1957
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:185288
View count: 17
Reregistered VH-EWF in 1959
Registration / Serial:VH-EWA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
Operator / Titles:East-West Airlines
C/n (msn):9286
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:1956 to 1957
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-BZL
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3C-S1C3G
Operator / Titles:Ansett Airways
C/n (msn):13606
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:October 1957
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Photo ID:184757
View count: 16
Originally built as a C-47A-25-DK serial number 42-39669 This aircraft was also registered VH-AML "Ansaga", VH-RML, VR-NCN and 5N-AAN. It was broken up in 1977/78 after service with the Nigerian Air Force.
Registration / Serial:VH-BZL
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3C-S1C3G
Operator / Titles:Ansett Airways
C/n (msn):13606
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:October 1957
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:159119
Military Code:JU-119
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-9 (C-9)
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas C-9B Skytrain II (DC-9-32CF)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):47578 / 702
Aircraft Name:City of Charleston
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:20 February 1982
Photo by:Gavin HughesContact
Photo ID:184423
View count: 20
Registration / Serial:159119
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas C-9B Skytrain II (DC-9-32CF)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):47578 / 702
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:20 February 1982
Photo by:Gavin HughesContact
Registration / Serial:VH-ADT
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 14 Super Electra
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed 14/214/414 Super Electra/Hudson
Aircraft Version:Lockheed 14-H2 Super Electra
Operator / Titles:Qantas Empire Airways - QEA
C/n (msn):1409
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:1 January 1945 to 21 December 1946
Photo from:AirHistory Photo Archive
Photo ID:182686
View count: 18
Crashed on take-off from Schofields, New South Wales, on January 22, 1947 and destroyed by fire. Photo from: State Library of Queensland
Registration / Serial:VH-ADT
Aircraft Version:Lockheed 14-H2 Super Electra
Operator / Titles:Qantas Empire Airways - QEA
C/n (msn):1409
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:1 January 1945 to 21 December 1946
Photo from:AirHistory Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:VH-EAO
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 767
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 767-200
Aircraft Version:Boeing 767-238/ER
Operator / Titles:Qantas
C/n (msn):23403 / 137
Aircraft Name:City of Cairns
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:26 March 1988
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:182634
View count: 20
Delivered new to Qantas 03.86. Sold as N774WD 07.04 and stored.
Registration / Serial:VH-EAO
Aircraft Version:Boeing 767-238/ER
Operator / Titles:Qantas
C/n (msn):23403 / 137
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:26 March 1988
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-UHH
Aircraft Original Type:Stinson A Tri-Motor
Aircraft Generic Type:Stinson A Tri-Motor
Aircraft Version:Stinson A Tri-Motor
Operator / Titles:Airlines of Australia
C/n (msn):9126
Aircraft Name:City of Brisbane
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:June 1936 to September 1936
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:181812
View count: 27
Crashed at Lamington National Park on February 19, 1937.
Registration / Serial:VH-UHH
Aircraft Version:Stinson A Tri-Motor
Operator / Titles:Airlines of Australia
C/n (msn):9126
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:June 1936 to September 1936
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:ZK-SUH
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 747
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 747-400
Aircraft Version:Boeing 747-475
Operator / Titles:Air New Zealand
C/n (msn):24896 / 855
Aircraft Name:Dunedin
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:24 August 1995
Photo by:James SmithContact
Photo ID:181554
View count: 25
Air New Zealand operated direct SYD-LAX services with their 747-400s for a period in the mid 1990s. Here ZK-SUH was captured late afternoon one sunny winter's day departing for LAX.
Registration / Serial:ZK-SUH
Aircraft Version:Boeing 747-475
Operator / Titles:Air New Zealand
C/n (msn):24896 / 855
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:24 August 1995
Photo by:James SmithContact
Registration / Serial:VH-WWS
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 98 Mosquito
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 98 Mosquito
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 98 Mosquito PR41
Operator / Titles:World Wide Aerial Surveys / Sepal
C/n (msn):[ A52-306 ]
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:December 1956 to May 1957
Photo by:Ed Coates / CAHS
Photo ID:178412
View count: 23
Burnt at Camden in 1958 after being withdrawn from use. Used for a survey of Portuguese Timor (now Timor Leste/East Timor). Photo from: Civil Aviation Historical Society, Melbourne, Australia
Registration / Serial:VH-WWS
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 98 Mosquito PR41
Operator / Titles:World Wide Aerial Surveys / Sepal
C/n (msn):[ A52-306 ]
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:December 1956 to May 1957
Photo by:Ed Coates / CAHS
Registration / Serial:VH-UST
Aircraft Original Type:General Aircraft ST-10 Monospar
Aircraft Generic Type:General Aircraft ST-10 Monospar
Aircraft Version:General Aircraft ST-10 Monospar
Operator / Titles:(WASP - Western and Southern Provincial Airlines)
C/n (msn):ST10/34
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:October 1935
Photo from:AirHistory Photo Archive
Photo ID:178137
View count: 30
The name McWilliams under the wing is the sponsor of a shark patrol launched in Sydney in October 1935. VH-UST was lost in a midair collision with DH60 VH-UPV on November 19, 1939. Photo from: Hood Collection/State Library of New South Wales
Registration / Serial:VH-UST
Aircraft Version:General Aircraft ST-10 Monospar
Operator / Titles:(WASP - Western and Southern Provincial Airlines)
C/n (msn):ST10/34
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:October 1935
Photo from:AirHistory Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:N892PA
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 707
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 707-300 (C-18/C-137/E-3/E-6/E-8)
Aircraft Version:Boeing 707-321B
Operator / Titles:Pan American Airways - Pan Am
C/n (msn):20029 / 790
Aircraft Name:Clipper Star King
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:December 1969
Photo from:Civil Aviation Historical Society Collection (via Phil Vabre)Web
Photo ID:175313
View count: 91
Clipper Star King ran off the end of Sydney's runway 34 on 1 December 1969 after a takeoff abort following an encounter with a flock of seagulls. There were no fatalities and the aircraft was subsequently repaired.
Registration / Serial:N892PA
Aircraft Version:Boeing 707-321B
Operator / Titles:Pan American Airways - Pan Am
C/n (msn):20029 / 790
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:December 1969
Photo from:Civil Aviation Historical Society Collection (via Phil Vabre)Web
Registration / Serial:N892PA
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 707
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 707-300 (C-18/C-137/E-3/E-6/E-8)
Aircraft Version:Boeing 707-321B
Operator / Titles:Pan American Airways - Pan Am
C/n (msn):20029 / 790
Aircraft Name:Clipper Star King
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:December 1969
Photo from:Civil Aviation Historical Society Collection (via Phil Vabre)Web
Photo ID:175301
View count: 67
Clipper Star King ran off the end of Sydney's runway 34 on 1 December 1969 after a takeoff abort following an encounter with a flock of seagulls. There were no fatalities and the aircraft was subsequently repaired.
Registration / Serial:N892PA
Aircraft Version:Boeing 707-321B
Operator / Titles:Pan American Airways - Pan Am
C/n (msn):20029 / 790
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:December 1969
Photo from:Civil Aviation Historical Society Collection (via Phil Vabre)Web
Registration / Serial:VH-UON
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 80 Puss Moth
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 80 Puss Moth
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 80A Puss Moth
C/n (msn):2001
Aircraft Name:Spirit of New Zealand
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:26 November 1934
Photo from:AirHistory Photo Archive
Photo ID:169319
View count: 31
Flown to New Zealand in defiance of the Civil Aviation Board suspending its registration because the modifications for the flight were not approved. Crew Ray Whitehead and Rex Nicholl arrested on arrival. They were fined. A aircraft registered in New Zealand as ZK-ADU. Used for joyriding taking advantage of the notoriety. Photo from: National Library of Australia
Registration / Serial:VH-UON
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 80A Puss Moth
C/n (msn):2001
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:26 November 1934
Photo from:AirHistory Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:VH-BUK
Aircraft Original Type:Airspeed AS-57 Ambassador
Aircraft Generic Type:Airspeed AS-57 Ambassador
Aircraft Version:Airspeed AS-57 Ambassador 2
Operator / Titles:Butler Air Transport
C/n (msn):5227
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:December 1957 to January 1958
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:168855
View count: 33
Sold back to the UK in September 1958
Registration / Serial:VH-BUK
Aircraft Version:Airspeed AS-57 Ambassador 2
Operator / Titles:Butler Air Transport
C/n (msn):5227
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:December 1957 to January 1958
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-XAE
Aircraft Original Type:Beech 65 Queen Air
Aircraft Generic Type:Beech 65/70/80/88 Queen Air (L-23/U-8)
Aircraft Version:Beech 70 Excalibur
Operator / Titles:Air Eastern
C/n (msn):LB-23
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:April 1989
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:167385
View count: 33
Used for night parcel express flights. It was during such a flight it crashed near Mansfield, Victoria, on July 6, 1989, killing the pilot.
Registration / Serial:VH-XAE
Aircraft Version:Beech 70 Excalibur
Operator / Titles:Air Eastern
C/n (msn):LB-23
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:April 1989
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-UNF
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 60 Moth
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 60 Moth
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 60GIII Moth Major
C/n (msn):1368
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:July 1932
Photo from:AirHistory Photo Archive
Photo ID:162650
View count: 35
No explanation as to what happened here but the proximity to the hangars suggests VH-UNF has been blown over in a storm. It was repaired and in September 1934 sold to Ansett Airways. -UNF became one of the aircraft lost in a hangar fire at Essendon airport on February 28, 1939. Photo from: National Library of Australia
Registration / Serial:VH-UNF
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 60GIII Moth Major
C/n (msn):1368
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:July 1932
Photo from:AirHistory Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:VH-SBE
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA Cargo
C/n (msn):12539
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:11 March 1967
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:161656
View count: 39
Ex-VH-TAW, joined TAA's Sunbird fleet in Papua New Guinea in 1961 when it got the registration VH-SBE. It later returned to the mainland for cargo work.
Registration / Serial:VH-SBE
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA Cargo
C/n (msn):12539
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:11 March 1967
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-BAT
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viscount
Aircraft Version:Vickers 747 Viscount
Operator / Titles:Butler Air Transport
C/n (msn):97
Aircraft Name:RMA Warral
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:October 1955 to December 1955
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:160745
View count: 46
Reregistered VH-RMO in May 1963.
Registration / Serial:VH-BAT
Aircraft Version:Vickers 747 Viscount
Operator / Titles:Butler Air Transport
C/n (msn):97
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:October 1955 to December 1955
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:3 January 2012
Photo by:Ian McDonellContact
Photo ID:158962
View count: 33
Registered in October 2004
Registration / Serial:VH-QPD
Aircraft Version:Airbus A330-303
Operator / Titles:Qantas
C/n (msn):574
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:3 January 2012
Photo by:Ian McDonellContact
Registration / Serial:VH-EBC
Aircraft Original Type:Airbus A330
Aircraft Generic Type:Airbus A330-200
Aircraft Version:Airbus A330-202
Operator / Titles:Jetstar Airways
C/n (msn):506
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:3 January 2012
Photo by:Ian McDonellContact
Photo ID:158153
View count: 38
Registration / Serial:VH-EBC
Aircraft Version:Airbus A330-202
Operator / Titles:Jetstar Airways
C/n (msn):506
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:3 January 2012
Photo by:Ian McDonellContact