Aircraft Photo of VH-EWP | Fokker F27-500/RF Friendship | Australia - Navy | AirHistory.net #44874
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:VH-EWP
Aircraft Original Type:Fokker F27 Friendship
Aircraft Generic Type:Fokker F27 Friendship/Troopship (C-31)
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-500/RF Friendship
C/n (msn):10534
Operator / Titles:Australia - Navy
Location
City / Airport:Melbourne - EssendonMap
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Airport Codes:ICAO: YMEN   IATA: MEB   Local: YMEN   Other: -
 
Photo Date:24 January 2006
Photo by:Phil Vabre
Photo ID: 44874
Photo Comment

Owned by the Department of Defence and supported by Tenix LADS Corporation, Aircruising Australia and Executive Airlines, this former East-West Airlines F-27 is the last of its once-ubiquitous breed still flying in Australia. It's now used on hydrography work using the Australian-developed Laser Airborne Depth Sounder.

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