Aircraft Photo of PH-LIK / R-344 | Piper L-4H Cub (J-3C-65D) | Netherlands East Indies - Air Force | AirHistory.net #44203
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:PH-LIK
Alternate Serial:R-344
Aircraft Original Type:Piper J-3 Cub
Aircraft Generic Type:Piper J-3 Cub (L-4/NE)
Aircraft Version:Piper L-4H Cub (J-3C-65D)
C/n (msn):12162 / 11990
Operator Painted:Netherlands East Indies - Air Force
Location
City / Area:Werkhoven / Orange Airport [ Off-Airport ]Map
Country:Netherlands
 
Photo Date:30 April 2012
Photo by:Peter de Jong
Photo ID: 44203
Photo Comment

Painted as an aircraft of 17 VARWA Squadron, which fought in the Indonesian war of independence, 1946-49. The Netherlands flag national marking dated from the Pacific War. The real R-344 survives in a Jakarta museum - see Photo ID 14889.

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