Aircraft Photo of VH-ZUK / 7521 | North American T-28D Trojan | USA - Navy | AirHistory.net #45929
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:VH-ZUK
Alternate Serial:7521
Aircraft Original Type:North American T-28 Trojan
Aircraft Generic Type:North American T-28 Trojan
Aircraft Version:North American T-28D Trojan
C/n (msn):174-374
Operator Painted:USA - Navy
Aircraft Name:Mekong Moon
Location
City / Airport:BundabergMap
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Airport Codes:ICAO: YBUD   IATA: BDB   Local: YBUD   Other: -
Event:Wide Bay International Airshow 2009
 
Photo Date:5 July 2009
Photo by:Phil Vabre
Photo ID: 45929
Photo Comment

'Mekong Moon' on the flightline at the Wide Bay International Airshow. Built as a T-28A to a USAF order as 51-7521. Later rebuilt as AT-28D for the Royal Lao AF. Retired 1975, left derelict until acquired and shipped to Australia December 1988. Restored by Guido Zuccoli at Darwin from 1989-92, then sold to Arthur Schmidt 1993. Registered VH-DUK on 5 August 1993 and made first post-restoration flight shortly afterwards. Now based at Toowoomba with Aerotec.

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