Aircraft Photo of VH-RJK | De Havilland DHC-1 Chipmunk T10 A1 | AirHistory.net #25823
Aircraft
Registration / SerialVH-RJK
Aircraft Original TypeDe Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk
Aircraft Generic TypeDe Havilland DHC-1 Chipmunk
Aircraft VersionDe Havilland DHC-1 Chipmunk T10 A1
C/n (msn)C1/0066
Location
City / AirportSydney - BankstownMap
Region / CountryNew South Wales, Australia
Airport CodesICAO: YSBK   IATA: BWU   Local: YSBK   Other: -
 
Photo DateJune 1970
Photo byDavid Carter
Photo ID: 25823
Photo Comment

Formerly VH-RVT with the Royal Victorian Aero Club, VH-RJK had some of the modifications that would be incorporated into the Aerostructures Sundowner VH-CXZ. These included the metal-skinned wing, fin fillet and Lycoming O-360 engine. Unlike the Sundowner, VH-RJK received approval and later found work in Western Australia as a glider tug. While it remained registered in 2017, -RJK's state of airworthiness was not known.

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