Aircraft Photo of VH-AWG / S-23 | Ryan STM-S2 | Netherlands - Navy | #41719
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: 41719
Photo Comment

Built for the Netherlands Navy in the East Indies. Shipped to Australia ahead of the Japanese advance. Taken over by the RAAF in 1942 as A50-11. Sold April 1945 & registered VH-AGD later that year. Crashed Mildura 1967 but subsequently rebuilt and registered VH-AWG(3). Seen here departing from static display at the Houdini-Centenary Air Show.

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