Aircraft Photo of VH-BUK | Airspeed AS-57 Ambassador 2 | Butler Air Transport | AirHistory.net #284478
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:VH-BUK
Aircraft Original Type:Airspeed AS-57 Ambassador
Aircraft Generic Type:Airspeed AS-57 Ambassador
Aircraft Version:Airspeed AS-57 Ambassador 2
C/n (msn):5227
Operator / Titles:Butler Air Transport
Aircraft Name:RMA Earl of Essex
Location
City / Airport:CanberraMap
Region / Country:Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Airport Codes:ICAO: YSCB   IATA: CBR   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:1 March 1958
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID: 284478
Photo Comment

Sunk back on to the runway while practising reduced power take-offs. VH-BUK was repaired but soon after it returned to service it and its two sister ships were withdrawn from use.

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