29 results found
Registration / Serial:VH-GVH
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 114 Heron
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 114 Heron
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 114 Heron 1B
Operator / Titles:Southern Airlines
C/n (msn):14033
Aircraft Name:Queen of the South
City / Airport:Flinders Island (YFLI / FLS)Map
Region / Country:Tasmania, Australia
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:222510
View count: 22
Sold in Fiji as VQ-FAL in September 1959
Registration / Serial:VH-GVH
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 114 Heron 1B
Operator / Titles:Southern Airlines
C/n (msn):14033
City / Airport:Flinders Island (YFLI / FLS)
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:9698
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 170 Freighter
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 170 Freighter/Wayfarer
Aircraft Version:Bristol 170 Freighter Mk31C
Operator / Titles:Canada - Air Force
Unit Markings:137 Transport Flight
C/n (msn):13079
City / Airport:Rabat - Sale (GMME / RBA)
Country:Morocco
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:T.Laurent Collection
Photo ID:221576
View count: 26
In the hangar could be seen a Mistral of EC 2/8 "Languedoc" (8-QT).
Registration / Serial:9698
Aircraft Version:Bristol 170 Freighter Mk31C
Operator / Titles:Canada - Air Force
C/n (msn):13079
City / Airport:Rabat - Sale (GMME / RBA)
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:T.Laurent Collection
Registration / Serial:VH-AAO
Aircraft Original Type:Auster J-2/3/4
Aircraft Generic Type:Auster J-2/3/4 Arrow/Atom/Archer
Aircraft Version:Auster J-4 Archer
C/n (msn):2070
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Photo ID:217075
View count: 19
Jeff Atkinson photo. VH-AAO reregistered VH-KFC in January 1959. Photo from: Civil Aviation Historical Society, Melbourne, Victoria
Registration / Serial:VH-AAO
Aircraft Version:Auster J-4 Archer
C/n (msn):2070
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Registration / Serial:VH-DHG
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver (L-20/U-6)
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver Mk1
C/n (msn):1060
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:1958
Photo by:Ed Coates / CAHS
Photo ID:215262
View count: 20
Reregistered VH-RAY in 1960. Photo from: Civil Aviation Historical Society, Melbourne, Australia
Registration / Serial:VH-DHG
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver Mk1
C/n (msn):1060
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)
Photo Date:1958
Photo by:Ed Coates / CAHS
Registration / Serial:N3626B
Aircraft Original Type:Beech 18
Aircraft Generic Type:Beech 18 (C-45)
Aircraft Version:Beech E18S
Operator / Titles:White Motor Company
C/n (msn):BA-28
City / Airport:Detroit - Coleman A Young Municipal (KDET / DET)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Photo ID:209097
View count: 22
Converted to a Volpar Turboliner II N700WP. Photo from: Civil Aviation Historical Society, Melbourne, Australia
Registration / Serial:N3626B
Aircraft Version:Beech E18S
Operator / Titles:White Motor Company
C/n (msn):BA-28
City / Airport:Detroit - Coleman A Young Municipal (KDET / DET)
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Registration / Serial:VH-ABZ
Other Marks:168
Aircraft Original Type:Fairchild 24 (C-61 Forwarder/Argus)
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairchild 24 (C-61 Forwarder/Argus)
Aircraft Version:Fairchild 24R-46A
C/n (msn):3314
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:1958
Photo by:Ed Coates / CAHS
Photo ID:194900
View count: 29
Photo from: Civil Aviation Historical Society, Melbourne, Victoria
Registration / Serial:VH-ABZ
Aircraft Version:Fairchild 24R-46A
C/n (msn):3314
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)
Photo Date:1958
Photo by:Ed Coates / CAHS
Registration / Serial:VH-UWB
Serial Painted:A68-113
Aircraft Original Type:North American P-51 Mustang
Aircraft Generic Type:Commonwealth CA-17/18 Mustang (P-51)
Aircraft Version:Commonwealth CA-18 Mustang 21 (P-51D)
Operator Painted:Australia - Air Force
C/n (msn):1438
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:1958
Photo by:Ed Coates / CAHS
Photo ID:188083
View count: 34
Ex RAAF, became VH-UWB in 1958. Sold in the UK as G-ARUK in 1962. Crashed near Kallista, Victoria, on April 12 that year while on a test flight ahead of an attempt on an Australia-UK record flight. Photo from: Civil Aviation Historical Society, Melbourne, Australia
Registration / Serial:VH-UWB
Serial Painted:A68-113
Aircraft Version:Commonwealth CA-18 Mustang 21 (P-51D)
Operator Painted:Australia - Air Force
C/n (msn):1438
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)
Photo Date:1958
Photo by:Ed Coates / CAHS
Registration / Serial:VH-AMN
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 84 Dragon
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 84 Dragon
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 84A Dragon 3
Operator / Titles:Schutt Airfarmers
C/n (msn):2059
Aircraft Name:Norman Bourke
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:1958
Photo by:Ed Coates / CAHS
Photo ID:187423
View count: 26
Used as a cropduster. Hopper can be seen in the cabin between the wings. Photo from: Civil Aviation Historical Society, Melbourne, Australia
Registration / Serial:VH-AMN
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 84A Dragon 3
Operator / Titles:Schutt Airfarmers
C/n (msn):2059
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)
Photo Date:1958
Photo by:Ed Coates / CAHS
Registration / Serial:N9909F
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 98 Mosquito
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 98 Mosquito
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 98 Mosquito FB6
C/n (msn):[ PZ474 ]
City / Airport:Los Angeles - Whiteman (KWHP / WHP)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1958
Photo by:Ed Coates / CAHS
Photo ID:183121
View count: 40
Ex RNZAF and delivered to the US as ZK-BCV in 1955. Being restored Photo from: Civil Aviation Historical Society, Melbourne, Australia
Registration / Serial:N9909F
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 98 Mosquito FB6
C/n (msn):[ PZ474 ]
City / Airport:Los Angeles - Whiteman (KWHP / WHP)
Photo Date:1958
Photo by:Ed Coates / CAHS
City / Airport:La Verne - Brackett Field (KPOC / POC)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1958
Photo by:Ed Coates / CAHS
Photo ID:180708
View count: 41
Ordered by the USAAF but diverted to the civil market with the end of World War II. Photo from: Civil Aviation Historical Society, Melbourne, Australia
Registration / Serial:N44589
Aircraft Version:Beech C18S
C/n (msn):8276
City / Airport:La Verne - Brackett Field (KPOC / POC)
Photo Date:1958
Photo by:Ed Coates / CAHS
Registration / Serial:ZK-REX
Aircraft Original Type:Cessna 310 (U-3/L-27 Blue Canoe)
Aircraft Generic Type:Cessna 310 (U-3/L-27 Blue Canoe)
Aircraft Version:Cessna 310B
C/n (msn):35654
City / Airport:Alice Springs - Townsite (closed)Map
Region / Country:Northern Territory, Australia
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:147269
View count: 232
Registration / Serial:ZK-REX
Aircraft Version:Cessna 310B
C/n (msn):35654
City / Airport:Alice Springs - Townsite (closed)
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-EAU
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver (L-20/U-6)
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver Mk1
Operator / Titles:Qantas
C/n (msn):646
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:146576
View count: 112
Reregistered VH-SMB in December 1958.
Registration / Serial:VH-EAU
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver Mk1
Operator / Titles:Qantas
C/n (msn):646
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:XG447
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 192 Belvedere
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 192 Belvedere
Aircraft Version:Bristol 192 Belvedere HC1
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):
City / Airport:Weston-super-Mare (EGFI)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:136408
View count: 68
The first Belvedere HC.1, XG447 first flew on 5 July 1958. It is seen on test at Bristol's secondary airfield at Weston, before application of a UK roundel. Obtained from Bristols 50 years ago.
Registration / Serial:XG447
Aircraft Version:Bristol 192 Belvedere HC1
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):
City / Airport:Weston-super-Mare (EGFI)
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:VH-DRA
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover Mk2
Operator / Titles:Royal Flying Doctor Service - RFDS
C/n (msn):5004
City / Airport:Cloncurry (YCCY / CNJ)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:134748
View count: 76
The vast array behind VH-DRA are antennas required for communications in outback Australia.
Registration / Serial:VH-DRA
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover Mk2
Operator / Titles:Royal Flying Doctor Service - RFDS
C/n (msn):5004
City / Airport:Cloncurry (YCCY / CNJ)
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:SC-201
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 171 Sycamore
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 171 Sycamore
Aircraft Version:Bristol 171 Sycamore Mk52
Operator / Titles:Germany - Navy
C/n (msn):13478
City / Airport:Weston-super-Mare (EGFI)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:133616
View count: 85
A line-up at Bristol's Weston factory of 11 of the 50 Sycamores delivered to the German Navy during 1957/59. SC+201 was later re-serialled 7820 in the current series. Obtained from Bristols 50 years ago.
Registration / Serial:SC-201
Aircraft Version:Bristol 171 Sycamore Mk52
Operator / Titles:Germany - Navy
C/n (msn):13478
City / Airport:Weston-super-Mare (EGFI)
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:VH-EAX
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter (U-1/UC)
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter
Operator / Titles:Qantas
C/n (msn):247
Aircraft Name:Kokopo
City / Airport:Lae (AYLA / LAE) (closed)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:125032
View count: 106
Qantas had four Otters, one of which was operated on floats. They replaced a fleet of DHC-2 Beavers.
Registration / Serial:VH-EAX
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter
Operator / Titles:Qantas
C/n (msn):247
City / Airport:Lae (AYLA / LAE) (closed)
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-WWC
Aircraft Original Type:Consolidated 28 Catalina
Aircraft Generic Type:Consolidated PBY Catalina
Aircraft Version:Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina
Operator / Titles:(World Wide Air Services)
C/n (msn):1859
City / Seaplane Base:Port Moresby - Seaplane (closed)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:114123
View count: 106
VH-WWC was operated in Papua New Guinea on behalf of Australasian Petroleum for oil exploration. In 1961 it was sold to Trans Australia Airlines for use on airline services . -WWC struck a submerged object and sank at Daru on April 26, 1962. The seaplane base at Port Moresby operated from 1939 to 1966. In 1967 it became a patrol boat base, for the Australian navy and today the Papua New Guinea Defence Force. Photo from Trans Australia Airlines.
Registration / Serial:VH-WWC
Aircraft Version:Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina
Operator / Titles:(World Wide Air Services)
C/n (msn):1859
City / Seaplane Base:Port Moresby - Seaplane (closed)
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:A20-654
Military Code:640
Aircraft Original Type:Commonwealth CA-1 Wirraway
Aircraft Generic Type:Commonwealth CA-16 Wirraway
Aircraft Version:Commonwealth CA-16 Wirraway III
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
C/n (msn):1092
City / Airport:Uranquinty (closed)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:111214
View count: 75
John Laming photo of A20-640 during service with the No.1 Basic Flying Training School at Uranquinty. The based closed in 1959 and -640 was sold the same year to R. H. Grant Trading Company, which was a scrap metal dealer.
Registration / Serial:A20-654
Aircraft Version:Commonwealth CA-16 Wirraway III
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
C/n (msn):1092
City / Airport:Uranquinty (closed)
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-FBC
Aircraft Original Type:Fletcher FU-24
Aircraft Generic Type:Fletcher FU-24
Aircraft Version:Fletcher FU-24 Mk.II
Operator / Titles:Airland
C/n (msn):60
City / Airport:Cootamundra (YCTM / CMD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:96966
View count: 64
The Fu-24 was designed by John Thorp whose work included the Piper PA28 Cherokee and the Thorp T-18. The prototype was built in the US to a New Zealand specification. Assembly was initially undertaken in New Zealand using US-supplied kits. From 1961 aircraft were entirely built in NZ.
Registration / Serial:VH-FBC
Aircraft Version:Fletcher FU-24 Mk.II
Operator / Titles:Airland
C/n (msn):60
City / Airport:Cootamundra (YCTM / CMD)
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-DRA
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover Mk2
Operator / Titles:Royal Flying Doctor Service - RFDS
C/n (msn):5004
Location:Not known
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:95663
View count: 61
Photo by TAA engineer Ron Pioch. It shows VH-DRA and VH-DRC (c/n 5007) on a remote cattle station to the north of Cloncurry after one flew in with an engineer to fix a problem with the other only to need repairs itself. -DRA was damaged at Charleville on April 19, 1965. It was rebuilt at Brisbane and sold to New Hebrides Airways as VP-PAG. -DRC became VH-FDS in 1963. It is now with the Queensland Air Museum.
Registration / Serial:VH-DRA
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover Mk2
Operator / Titles:Royal Flying Doctor Service - RFDS
C/n (msn):5004
Location:Not known
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)