Aircraft Photo of A4-140 | De Havilland Canada DHC-4A Caribou | Australia - Air Force | AirHistory.net
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:A4-140
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland Canada DHC-4 Caribou
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland Canada DHC-4 Caribou (C-7/AC-1/V-2)
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Canada DHC-4A Caribou
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
Unit Markings:38 Sqn
C/n (msn):140
Location
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
 
Photo Date:5 April 1983
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID: 710
Photographer's Remark

Taken from cockpit of another Caribou soon after takeoff from Richmond (YSRI). The plan was to rendezvous with a formation of all 24 RAAF C-130 Hercules in service at the time. In a rare event, all would be at Richmond that day. The scheme was thwarted when one was called away for a sea search. The remaining 23 performed a flyover of Sydney Harbour with the two Caribous as photo platforms

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