Aircraft Photo of VH-AGH / A6-17 | Avro 643 Cadet II | Australia - Air Force | AirHistory.net #44444
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:VH-AGH
Alternate Serial:A6-17
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 631/643 Cadet
Aircraft Generic Type:Avro 631/643 Cadet
Aircraft Version:Avro 643 Cadet II
C/n (msn):990
Operator Painted:Australia - Air Force
Location
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: 44444
Photo Comment

Beautiful and rare: originally delivered to the RAAF in the second batch of Cadets during 1938-9. Initially served with 1FTS, Point Cook, but moved to Camden with CFS in 1941. Disposed of after the war, becoming VH-AGH on 16 July 1945 & eventually ending up in the hands of Sid Marshall at Bankstown. SOR 6 June 1951. Beautifully restored, ff April 2008. Seen here getting airborne at the Houdini-Centenary Air Show.

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