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Registration / Serial:VH-COO
Aircraft Original Type:Piper PA-23 Apache/Aztec
Aircraft Generic Type:Piper PA-23 Apache/Aztec (UO/U-11)
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-23-250 Aztec C
Operator / Titles:STOL Commuters
C/n (msn):27-2746
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:1969
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:219157
View count: 16
STOL Commuters was taken over by Patair but much of the fleet of light aircraft went to Macair including VH-COO.
Registration / Serial:VH-COO
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-23-250 Aztec C
Operator / Titles:STOL Commuters
C/n (msn):27-2746
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)
Photo Date:1969
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-CSA
Aircraft Original Type:Piper PA-23 Apache/Aztec
Aircraft Generic Type:Piper PA-23 Apache/Aztec (UO/U-11)
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-23-250 Aztec
C/n (msn):27-221
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:March 1970
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:213916
View count: 19
Transferred to Papua New Guinea register in 1974 as P2-CSA
Registration / Serial:VH-CSA
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-23-250 Aztec
C/n (msn):27-221
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)
Photo Date:March 1970
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-BFM
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 652 Anson
Aircraft Generic Type:Avro 652 Anson
Aircraft Version:Avro 652A Anson I
Operator / Titles:Papuan Air Transport
C/n (msn):[ EG494 ]
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:1955
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Photo ID:211127
View count: 19
VH-BFM withdrawn from use in 1956. Papua Air Transport became Patair. Photo from: Civil Aviation Historical Society, Melbourne, Australia
Registration / Serial:VH-BFM
Aircraft Version:Avro 652A Anson I
Operator / Titles:Papuan Air Transport
C/n (msn):[ EG494 ]
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)
Photo Date:1955
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Registration / Serial:VH-SBU
Aircraft Original Type:Cessna 185 Skywagon
Aircraft Generic Type:Cessna 185 Skywagon (U-17)
Aircraft Version:Cessna 185A Skywagon
Operator / Titles:(TAA Sunbird Services)
C/n (msn):185-0429
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:October 1968
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Photo ID:207400
View count: 21
Moved to Papua New Guinea register as P2-SEQ in 1975
Registration / Serial:VH-SBU
Aircraft Version:Cessna 185A Skywagon
Operator / Titles:(TAA Sunbird Services)
C/n (msn):185-0429
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)
Photo Date:October 1968
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
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:IGN - Institut Géographique 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:1967
Photo from:Civil Aviation Historical Society Collection (via Phil Vabre)Web
Photo ID:175296
View count: 47
Close up of the modifications to the nose of this survey aircraft.
Registration / Serial:F-BEEA
Aircraft Version:Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress (299P)
Operator / Titles:IGN - Institut Géographique National
C/n (msn):8552
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)
Photo Date:1967
Photo from:Civil Aviation Historical Society Collection (via Phil Vabre)Web
Registration / Serial:VH-PNB
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Skytrain
Operator / Titles:Papuan Airlines - Patair
C/n (msn):26789/15344
Aircraft Name:Mount Albert Edward
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:1962 to 1970
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:173901
View count: 41
Registration / Serial:VH-PNB
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Skytrain
Operator / Titles:Papuan Airlines - Patair
C/n (msn):26789/15344
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)
Photo Date:1962 to 1970
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:P2-RDN
Aircraft Original Type:Embraer EMB-110 Bandeirante
Aircraft Generic Type:Embraer EMB-110 Bandeirante
Aircraft Version:Embraer EMB-110 Bandeirante
Operator / Titles:Talair - Tourist Airline of Niugini
C/n (msn):110157
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:December 1981
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Photo ID:166097
View count: 51
Registration / Serial:P2-RDN
Aircraft Version:Embraer EMB-110 Bandeirante
Operator / Titles:Talair - Tourist Airline of Niugini
C/n (msn):110157
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)
Photo Date:December 1981
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Registration / Serial:VH-PNK
Aircraft Original Type:Piper PA-31 Navajo/Chieftain/Cheyenne
Aircraft Generic Type:Piper PA-31 Navajo/Chieftain/Mojave/Cheyenne
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-31-310 Navajo
Operator / Titles:Papuan Airlines - Patair
C/n (msn):31-72
Aircraft Name:Mount Giluwe
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:1968 to 1970
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:164246
View count: 53
Sold in Australia in 1971, retaining its registration. Destroyed in a fire in 1982
Registration / Serial:VH-PNK
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-31-310 Navajo
Operator / Titles:Papuan Airlines - Patair
C/n (msn):31-72
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)
Photo Date:1968 to 1970
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:P2-MWD
Aircraft Original Type:Cessna 401/402 Utililiner/Businessliner
Aircraft Generic Type:Cessna 401/402 Utililiner/Businessliner
Aircraft Version:Cessna 402
Operator / Titles:(Talair - Tourist Airline of Niugini)
C/n (msn):402-0081
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:October 1976
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:160146
View count: 60
Registration / Serial:P2-MWD
Aircraft Version:Cessna 402
Operator / Titles:(Talair - Tourist Airline of Niugini)
C/n (msn):402-0081
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)
Photo Date:October 1976
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-PNJ
Aircraft Original Type:Short SC.7 Skyvan
Aircraft Generic Type:Short SC.7 Skyvan
Aircraft Version:Short SC.7 Skyvan 3-200
Operator / Titles:Papuan Airlines - Patair
C/n (msn):SH1849
Aircraft Name:Mount Kari Kari
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:December 1969 to March 1970
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:152580
View count: 90
A brief period in time when Melbourne-based Skyvan demonstrator VH-FSH (right) joined Patair's duo VH-FNJ and FNI at Port Moresby to cover fleet aircraft maintenance . -PNJ was sold in the US as N64AC in 1973.
Registration / Serial:VH-PNJ
Aircraft Version:Short SC.7 Skyvan 3-200
Operator / Titles:Papuan Airlines - Patair
C/n (msn):SH1849
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)
Photo Date:December 1969 to March 1970
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-PNA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Skytrain
Operator / Titles:Papuan Airlines - Patair
C/n (msn):33103/16355
Aircraft Name:Mount Victoria
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:December 1968
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:150859
View count: 85
VH-PNA was fitted with JATO and at one stage undercarriage doors. The latter were soon removed because of maintenance problems but the JATO pack remained. It is not recorded if it was used outside testing in 1961.
Registration / Serial:VH-PNA
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Skytrain
Operator / Titles:Papuan Airlines - Patair
C/n (msn):33103/16355
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)
Photo Date:December 1968
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-BSG
Aircraft Original Type:Britten-Norman BN-2 Islander
Aircraft Generic Type:Britten-Norman BN-2A Mk3 Trislander
Aircraft Version:Britten-Norman BN-2A Mk3 Trislander
Operator / Titles:FAST Hunter Shuttle - Falcon and Sopac Transport
C/n (msn):279
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:September 1980
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Photo ID:147454
View count: 68
Registration / Serial:VH-BSG
Aircraft Version:Britten-Norman BN-2A Mk3 Trislander
Operator / Titles:FAST Hunter Shuttle - Falcon and Sopac Transport
C/n (msn):279
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)
Photo Date:September 1980
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:P2-ANN
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland Canada DHC-7 Dash 7
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland Canada DHC-7 Dash 7 (O-5)
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Canada DHC-7-103 Dash 7
Operator / Titles:Air Niugini
C/n (msn):063
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:6 December 1981
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Photo ID:146073
View count: 59
Delivered to Air Niugini 4 November 1981.
Registration / Serial:P2-ANN
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Canada DHC-7-103 Dash 7
Operator / Titles:Air Niugini
C/n (msn):063
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)
Photo Date:6 December 1981
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
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: 126
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: 106
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-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: 74
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: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:IGN - Institut Géographique 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: 146
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:IGN - Institut Géographique 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-ATK
Aircraft Original Type:Britten-Norman BN-2 Islander
Aircraft Generic Type:Britten-Norman BN-2 Islander/Defender
Aircraft Version:Britten-Norman BN-2A Islander
C/n (msn):29
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:October 1968
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Photo ID:123648
View count: 64
VH-ATK crashed at Bolivip on November 20, 1969.
Registration / Serial:VH-ATK
Aircraft Version:Britten-Norman BN-2A Islander
C/n (msn):29
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)
Photo Date:October 1968
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
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:TAA Sunbird Services
C/n (msn):241
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:September 1960 to November 1960
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:120363
View count: 72
VH-EAW in the few months between TAA taking over Qantas' Papua New Guinea services and being reregistered VH-SBQ at the start of December. Photo from TAA.
Registration / Serial:VH-EAW
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter
Operator / Titles:TAA Sunbird Services
C/n (msn):241
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)
Photo Date:September 1960 to November 1960
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:P2-PXQ
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland Canada DHC-8 Dash 8
Aircraft Generic Type:Bombardier DHC-8 Dash 8
Aircraft Version:Bombardier DHC-8-402
Operator / Titles:Air Niugini
C/n (msn):4033
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:June 2015
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Photo ID:118654
View count: 45
Previously TF-FXI with Flugfelag Islands. (Iceland)
Registration / Serial:P2-PXQ
Aircraft Version:Bombardier DHC-8-402
Operator / Titles:Air Niugini
C/n (msn):4033
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)
Photo Date:June 2015
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact