Aircraft Photo of VH-CHX | Beech S35 Bonanza | AirHistory.net #6467
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:VH-CHX
Aircraft Original Type:Beech 35 Bonanza
Aircraft Generic Type:Beech 35 Bonanza
Aircraft Version:Beech S35 Bonanza
C/n (msn):D-7946
Location
City / Airport:Sydney - BankstownMap
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Airport Codes:ICAO: YSBK   IATA: BWU   Local: YSBK   Other: -
Event:London-Sydney Centenary Air Race 1969
 
Photo Date:4 January 1970
Photo by:David Carter
Photo ID: 6467
Photo Comment

VH-CHX was the Victorian Police Aero Club entry in the 1969 London to Sydney air race. The aircraft was hired from Civil Flying Services. of Moorabbin, Melbourne, for the return trip. VH-CHX was lost at Ballarat on February 29, 1996, when it spun in after its engine failed soon after take-off.

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