Aircraft Photo of VH-TMK | De Havilland D.H. 82A Tiger Moth | Australia - Air Force | AirHistory.net #31535
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:VH-TMK
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 82 Tiger Moth
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 82 Tiger Moth
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 82A Tiger Moth
C/n (msn):T250
Operator Painted:Australia - Air Force
Location
City / Airport:Sydney - Schofields (closed)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Airport Codes:ICAO: -   IATA: -   Local: YSFS   Other: -
Event:Schofields Air Show 1981
 
Photo Date:28 March 1981
Photo by:David Carter
Photo ID: 31535
Photo Comment

VH-TMK was lost on February 28, 1998 when its wing failed near Wellard, Western Australia, during aerobatics.The pedigree of -TMK is a mystery. Msn T250 was allocated to a rebuild of msn 83250. However 83250 is VH-CXV. A possibility is the plate stamped T250 was among the components used in building -TMK (it was first registered in August 1980) while VH-CXV still has the original British DH plate with the serial 83250.

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