Aircraft Photo of VH-BTZ / 951 | Aermacchi AM-3C Bosbok | South Africa - Air Force |
Registration / Serial:VH-BTZ
Serial Painted:951
Aircraft Original Type:Aermacchi AM-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Aermacchi AM-3
Aircraft Version:Aermacchi AM-3C Bosbok
Operator Painted:South Africa - Air Force
C/n (msn):2032
City / Airport:BundabergMap
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Airport Codes:ICAO: YBUD   IATA: BDB   Local: YBUD   Other: -
Event:Wide Bay International Airshow 2009
Photo Date:3 July 2009
Photo by:Phil VabreContact
Photo ID: 40264
Photo Comment

Still in its South African Air Force markings, this Bosbok took part in the flying displays at the Wide Bay International Airshow. Forty Bosboks were delivered to the SAAF during 1972-74, this one being '951'. Following retirement, it was civil registered in South Africa as ZU-ACS on 20 October 1992. Sold in Australia it was re-registered VH-BTZ on 23 August 2001, initially based near Melbourne. It's currently Queensland-based.

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