Aircraft Photo of VH-FOB | Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer | AirHistory.net #12960
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:VH-FOB
Aircraft Original Type:Lake LA-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Lake LA-4/200/Buccaneer
Aircraft Version:Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer
C/n (msn):970
Location
City / Airport:Sydney - BankstownMap
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Airport Codes:ICAO: YSBK   IATA: BWU   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:January 1983
Photo by:David Carter
Photo ID: 12960
Photo Comment

VH-FOB was damaged beyond repair when it flipped inverted on take-off from Cockburn Sound, Western Australia on May 29, 1988. A combination of a missing screw and a broken bilge pump had flooded the rear fuselage.

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