Aircraft Photo of VH-ASA | Piaggio P-166B Portofino | Commuter Airlines | AirHistory.net #236666
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:VH-ASA
Aircraft Original Type:Piaggio P-166
Aircraft Generic Type:Piaggio P-166
Aircraft Version:Piaggio P-166B Portofino
C/n (msn):409
Operator / Titles:Commuter Airlines
Location
City / Airport:Melbourne - EssendonMap
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Airport Codes:ICAO: YMEN   IATA: MEB   Local: YMEN   Other: -
 
Photo Date:25 April 1969
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID: 236666
Photo Comment

Kevin Kerle photo. Commuter Airlines was one of the early Australian third-level airlines. Based at Essendon, then Melbourne's main airport, it allowed Ansett to give up its loss-making Victorian intrastate service and retire its DC-3s.

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