Aircraft Photo of VH-IOE | Aero Commander 500A Commander | #40290
Registration / Serial:VH-IOE
Aircraft Original Type:Aero Commander 500 / 680
Aircraft Generic Type:Aero Commander 500/560/680 Commander
Aircraft Version:Aero Commander 500A Commander
C/n (msn):500A-985-34
City / Airport:MeltonMap
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Airport Codes:ICAO: YMEL   IATA: -   Local: YMEL   Other: -
Event:Houdini Centenary Airshow 2010
Photo Date:20 March 2010
Photo by:Phil Vabre
Photo ID: 40290
Photo Comment

This 1960 Aero Commander has had an interesting life. Originally registered in South Africa as ZS-CPG, it then transferred to the Kenyan Register as VP-KPY (later 5Y-KPY when Kenya changed from the British colonial series). In 1975 it came to Australia, being registered on 24 October that year. It's currently based at Melton and did a number of pleasure flights during the Houdini-Centenary Air Show - seen here backtracking after one of them.

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