Aircraft Photo of VH-TRM | Transavia PL-12U Airtruk | AirHistory.net #32133
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:VH-TRM
Aircraft Original Type:Transavia PL-12 Airtruk
Aircraft Generic Type:Transavia PL-12 Airtruk/Airfarmer
Aircraft Version:Transavia PL-12U Airtruk
C/n (msn):1043
Location
City / Airport:Sydney - BankstownMap
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Airport Codes:ICAO: YSBK   IATA: BWU   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:1975
Photo by:David Carter
Photo ID: 32133
Photo Comment

VH-TRM was wrecked at Schofields, Sydney, on April 7 1979, when the banner it was towing failed to release and the aircraft pitched into the ground inverted. The pilot and passenger survived with minor injuries. The PL-12U was a utility version of the PL-12 cropduster with cargo and passenger space in place of the chemical hopper.

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