Aircraft Photo of VH-ARD | Douglas DC-5-511 | New Holland Airways | AirHistory.net
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:VH-ARD
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-5
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-5 (C-110/R3D)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-5-511
Operator / Titles:(New Holland Airways)
C/n (msn):426
Location
City / Airport:CloncurryMap
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Airport Codes:ICAO: YCCY   IATA: CNJ   Local: YCCY   Other: -
 
Photo Date:March 1948 to April 1948
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID: 131395
Photographer's Remark

VH-ARD photographed by Dr Alan Wood in its way to Rome to pick up migrants. This might have been the flight from which it did not return, instead diverting to Israel where it became a makeshift bomber.

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