24 results found
City / Airport:Tampere - Härmälä (EFTA) (closed)Map
Country:Finland
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:Pertti SipiläContact
Photo ID:220072Submit Correction
View count: 24
Later OH-373
Registration / Serial:OH-FIE
Aircraft Version:Fournier RF-4D
C/n (msn):4109
City / Airport:Tampere - Härmälä (EFTA) (closed)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:Pertti SipiläContact
City / Airport:Tampere - Härmälä (EFTA) (closed)Map
Country:Finland
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:Pertti SipiläContact
Photo ID:220072Submit Correction
View count: 24
Later OH-373
Registration / Serial:OH-FIE
Aircraft Version:Fournier RF-4D
C/n (msn):4109
City / Airport:Tampere - Härmälä (EFTA) (closed)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:Pertti SipiläContact
Registration / Serial:CF-SAN
Aircraft Original Type:Noorduyn Norseman
Aircraft Generic Type:Noorduyn Norseman (C-64)
Aircraft Version:Noorduyn Norseman V
C/n (msn):N29-29
Operator / Titles:Ilford Riverton Airways
City / Airport:Winnipeg - James Armstrong Richardson International (CYWG / YWG)Map
Region / Country:Manitoba, Canada
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:Tim MartinContact
Photo ID:197140Submit Correction
View count: 36
Registration / Serial:CF-SAN
Aircraft Version:Noorduyn Norseman V
C/n (msn):N29-29
Operator / Titles:Ilford Riverton Airways
City / Airport:Winnipeg - James Armstrong Richardson International (CYWG / YWG)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:Tim MartinContact
Registration / Serial:CF-SAN
Aircraft Original Type:Noorduyn Norseman
Aircraft Generic Type:Noorduyn Norseman (C-64)
Aircraft Version:Noorduyn Norseman V
C/n (msn):N29-29
Operator / Titles:Ilford Riverton Airways
City / Airport:Winnipeg - James Armstrong Richardson International (CYWG / YWG)Map
Region / Country:Manitoba, Canada
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:Tim MartinContact
Photo ID:197140Submit Correction
View count: 36
Registration / Serial:CF-SAN
Aircraft Version:Noorduyn Norseman V
C/n (msn):N29-29
Operator / Titles:Ilford Riverton Airways
City / Airport:Winnipeg - James Armstrong Richardson International (CYWG / YWG)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:Tim MartinContact
Registration / Serial:60-0375
Alternate Serial:0-00375
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing C-135 Stratotanker/Stratolifter
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing C-135 Stratotanker/Stratolifter
Aircraft Version:Boeing EC-135N (717-157)
C/n (msn):18150
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Perth (YPPH / PER)Map
Region / Country:Western Australia, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Photo ID:141052Submit Correction
View count: 84
Converted to a C-135E. Withdrawn from use in 2001.
Registration / Serial:60-0375
Alternate Serial:0-00375
Aircraft Version:Boeing EC-135N (717-157)
C/n (msn):18150
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Perth (YPPH / PER)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Registration / Serial:60-0375
Alternate Serial:0-00375
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing C-135 Stratotanker/Stratolifter
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing C-135 Stratotanker/Stratolifter
Aircraft Version:Boeing EC-135N (717-157)
C/n (msn):18150
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Perth (YPPH / PER)Map
Region / Country:Western Australia, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Photo ID:141052Submit Correction
View count: 84
Converted to a C-135E. Withdrawn from use in 2001.
Registration / Serial:60-0375
Alternate Serial:0-00375
Aircraft Version:Boeing EC-135N (717-157)
C/n (msn):18150
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Perth (YPPH / PER)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Registration / Serial:VH-RAF
Aircraft Original Type:Cessna 150
Aircraft Generic Type:Cessna 150
Aircraft Version:Cessna A150K Aerobat
C/n (msn):A1500185
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:25234Submit Correction
View count: 113
VH-RAF was registered in November 1970.
Registration / Serial:VH-RAF
Aircraft Version:Cessna A150K Aerobat
C/n (msn):A1500185
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:VH-RAF
Aircraft Original Type:Cessna 150
Aircraft Generic Type:Cessna 150
Aircraft Version:Cessna A150K Aerobat
C/n (msn):A1500185
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:25234Submit Correction
View count: 113
VH-RAF was registered in November 1970.
Registration / Serial:VH-RAF
Aircraft Version:Cessna A150K Aerobat
C/n (msn):A1500185
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:A77-707
Aircraft Original Type:Gloster Meteor
Aircraft Generic Type:Gloster Meteor
Aircraft Version:Gloster Meteor T7
C/n (msn):
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Collection:Australian National Aviation Museum
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:17164Submit Correction
View count: 52
Built in 1951 for RAF as WH118 serving the Central Flying School. To Australia in September 1955 serving No. 23 (City of Brisbane) Squadron Royal Australian Auxiliary AF. Preserved in the Moorabbin Museum.
Registration / Serial:A77-707
Aircraft Version:Gloster Meteor T7
C/n (msn):
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:A77-707
Aircraft Original Type:Gloster Meteor
Aircraft Generic Type:Gloster Meteor
Aircraft Version:Gloster Meteor T7
C/n (msn):
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Collection:Australian National Aviation Museum
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:17164Submit Correction
View count: 52
Built in 1951 for RAF as WH118 serving the Central Flying School. To Australia in September 1955 serving No. 23 (City of Brisbane) Squadron Royal Australian Auxiliary AF. Preserved in the Moorabbin Museum.
Registration / Serial:A77-707
Aircraft Version:Gloster Meteor T7
C/n (msn):
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:XG789
Other Marks:M-841
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Gannet
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Gannet
Aircraft Version:Fairey Gannet AS.1
C/n (msn):F9357
Operator / Titles:Australia - Navy
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Collection:Australian National Aviation Museum
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:16447Submit Correction
View count: 71
Built at Manchester (Ringway) Airport in October 1957. Shipped by sea to Australia and served 816 Squadron RAN aboard HMAS Melbourne. Here wears their 'M-841' code. Sold for preservation in 1970.
Registration / Serial:XG789
Aircraft Version:Fairey Gannet AS.1
C/n (msn):F9357
Operator / Titles:Australia - Navy
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:XG789
Other Marks:M-841
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Gannet
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Gannet
Aircraft Version:Fairey Gannet AS.1
C/n (msn):F9357
Operator / Titles:Australia - Navy
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Collection:Australian National Aviation Museum
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:16447Submit Correction
View count: 71
Built at Manchester (Ringway) Airport in October 1957. Shipped by sea to Australia and served 816 Squadron RAN aboard HMAS Melbourne. Here wears their 'M-841' code. Sold for preservation in 1970.
Registration / Serial:XG789
Aircraft Version:Fairey Gannet AS.1
C/n (msn):F9357
Operator / Titles:Australia - Navy
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:A20-670
Aircraft Original Type:Commonwealth CA-1 Wirraway
Aircraft Generic Type:Commonwealth CA-16 Wirraway
Aircraft Version:Commonwealth CA-16 Wirraway III
C/n (msn):1122
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Collection:Australian National Aviation Museum
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:14209Submit Correction
View count: 51
Advanced trainer design based on the N.A. NA-33. This Wirraway was exhibited at the Moorabbin Museum, but passed to the RAAF at Point Cook where only the frame now survives.
Registration / Serial:A20-670
Aircraft Version:Commonwealth CA-16 Wirraway III
C/n (msn):1122
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:A20-670
Aircraft Original Type:Commonwealth CA-1 Wirraway
Aircraft Generic Type:Commonwealth CA-16 Wirraway
Aircraft Version:Commonwealth CA-16 Wirraway III
C/n (msn):1122
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Collection:Australian National Aviation Museum
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:14209Submit Correction
View count: 51
Advanced trainer design based on the N.A. NA-33. This Wirraway was exhibited at the Moorabbin Museum, but passed to the RAAF at Point Cook where only the frame now survives.
Registration / Serial:A20-670
Aircraft Version:Commonwealth CA-16 Wirraway III
C/n (msn):1122
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-TLA
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 88 Electra
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed L-188 Electra
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-188A Electra
C/n (msn):1061
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:John Eyre
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:13162Submit Correction
View count: 120
"John Eyre" served TAA from new in June 1959 until sale as N188LA in March 1972.
Registration / Serial:VH-TLA
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-188A Electra
C/n (msn):1061
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-TLA
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 88 Electra
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed L-188 Electra
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-188A Electra
C/n (msn):1061
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:John Eyre
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:13162Submit Correction
View count: 120
"John Eyre" served TAA from new in June 1959 until sale as N188LA in March 1972.
Registration / Serial:VH-TLA
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-188A Electra
C/n (msn):1061
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:WD828
Other Marks:847
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT6
C/n (msn):F-8656
Operator / Titles:Australia - Navy
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:11295Submit Correction
View count: 49
Built in 1950 to Fleet Air Arm order but delivered direct to Australia serving several squadrons until retired and sold to the Moorabbin Air Museum in 1966. Restored to fly as VH-HMW in 1984 but badly damaged in force landing at Camden NSW 5.12.87.
Registration / Serial:WD828
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT6
C/n (msn):F-8656
Operator / Titles:Australia - Navy
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:WD828
Other Marks:847
Aircraft Original Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairey Firefly
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT6
C/n (msn):F-8656
Operator / Titles:Australia - Navy
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:11295Submit Correction
View count: 49
Built in 1950 to Fleet Air Arm order but delivered direct to Australia serving several squadrons until retired and sold to the Moorabbin Air Museum in 1966. Restored to fly as VH-HMW in 1984 but badly damaged in force landing at Camden NSW 5.12.87.
Registration / Serial:WD828
Aircraft Version:Fairey Firefly TT6
C/n (msn):F-8656
Operator / Titles:Australia - Navy
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-INL
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
C/n (msn):43071
Operator / Titles:Ansett Airlines of Australia Air Cargo
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9290Submit Correction
View count: 68
Delivered new to National Airlines as N37684 in November 1946. JA6007 with Japan Airlines from Deecember 1952 until sale to Ansett in July 1964. To N32AC in June 1973.
Registration / Serial:VH-INL
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
C/n (msn):43071
Operator / Titles:Ansett Airlines of Australia Air Cargo
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-INL
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
C/n (msn):43071
Operator / Titles:Ansett Airlines of Australia Air Cargo
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9290Submit Correction
View count: 68
Delivered new to National Airlines as N37684 in November 1946. JA6007 with Japan Airlines from Deecember 1952 until sale to Ansett in July 1964. To N32AC in June 1973.
Registration / Serial:VH-INL
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
C/n (msn):43071
Operator / Titles:Ansett Airlines of Australia Air Cargo
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-AON
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 84 Dragon
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 84 Dragon
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 84 Dragon
C/n (msn):2019
Aircraft Name:Puff
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9289Submit Correction
View count: 50
DH (Australia)-built Dragon, inevitably named after the well-known cartoon character, at Moorabbin airfield near Melbourne in 1971. Built for the Royal Australian A.F. as A34-30 in WW2 as a radio and navigation trainer.
Registration / Serial:VH-AON
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 84 Dragon
C/n (msn):2019
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-AON
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 84 Dragon
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 84 Dragon
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 84 Dragon
C/n (msn):2019
Aircraft Name:Puff
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9289Submit Correction
View count: 50
DH (Australia)-built Dragon, inevitably named after the well-known cartoon character, at Moorabbin airfield near Melbourne in 1971. Built for the Royal Australian A.F. as A34-30 in WW2 as a radio and navigation trainer.
Registration / Serial:VH-AON
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 84 Dragon
C/n (msn):2019
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-FIF
Aircraft Original Type:Cessna 207 Skywagon
Aircraft Generic Type:Cessna 207 Skywagon 207/Stationair 7/8
Aircraft Version:Cessna 207 Skywagon
C/n (msn):20700095
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9288Submit Correction
View count: 199
Used for passenger flights across the Bass Strait to the small Flinders Island off the NE coast of Tasmania.
Registration / Serial:VH-FIF
Aircraft Version:Cessna 207 Skywagon
C/n (msn):20700095
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-FIF
Aircraft Original Type:Cessna 207 Skywagon
Aircraft Generic Type:Cessna 207 Skywagon 207/Stationair 7/8
Aircraft Version:Cessna 207 Skywagon
C/n (msn):20700095
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9288Submit Correction
View count: 199
Used for passenger flights across the Bass Strait to the small Flinders Island off the NE coast of Tasmania.
Registration / Serial:VH-FIF
Aircraft Version:Cessna 207 Skywagon
C/n (msn):20700095
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-CAN
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Dakota
C/n (msn):13506
Operator / Titles:Department of Civil Aviation
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9287Submit Correction
View count: 48
Operated by the Australian DCA in the flight facilities checking role. DCA insignia on side of nose.
Registration / Serial:VH-CAN
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Dakota
C/n (msn):13506
Operator / Titles:Department of Civil Aviation
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-CAN
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Dakota
C/n (msn):13506
Operator / Titles:Department of Civil Aviation
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9287Submit Correction
View count: 48
Operated by the Australian DCA in the flight facilities checking role. DCA insignia on side of nose.
Registration / Serial:VH-CAN
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Dakota
C/n (msn):13506
Operator / Titles:Department of Civil Aviation
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-MBY
Aircraft Original Type:Piper PA-31 Navajo/Chieftain/Cheyenne
Aircraft Generic Type:Piper PA-31 Navajo/Chieftain/Mojave/Cheyenne
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-31-310 Navajo
C/n (msn):31-285
Operator / Titles:Australian Air Charterers
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9286Submit Correction
View count: 61
This Navajo served Australian Air Charterers for many years normally based at Moorabbin near Melbourne.
Registration / Serial:VH-MBY
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-31-310 Navajo
C/n (msn):31-285
Operator / Titles:Australian Air Charterers
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-MBY
Aircraft Original Type:Piper PA-31 Navajo/Chieftain/Cheyenne
Aircraft Generic Type:Piper PA-31 Navajo/Chieftain/Mojave/Cheyenne
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-31-310 Navajo
C/n (msn):31-285
Operator / Titles:Australian Air Charterers
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9286Submit Correction
View count: 61
This Navajo served Australian Air Charterers for many years normally based at Moorabbin near Melbourne.
Registration / Serial:VH-MBY
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-31-310 Navajo
C/n (msn):31-285
Operator / Titles:Australian Air Charterers
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-CZB
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-9-31
C/n (msn):47004 / 81
Operator / Titles:Ansett Airlines of Australia
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9285Submit Correction
View count: 61
This DC-9 wears the updated Ansett colour scheme. The example at the rear is still in Ansett-ANA colours. An Ansett Lockheed Electra is at top left.
Registration / Serial:VH-CZB
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-9-31
C/n (msn):47004 / 81
Operator / Titles:Ansett Airlines of Australia
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-CZB
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-9-31
C/n (msn):47004 / 81
Operator / Titles:Ansett Airlines of Australia
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9285Submit Correction
View count: 61
This DC-9 wears the updated Ansett colour scheme. The example at the rear is still in Ansett-ANA colours. An Ansett Lockheed Electra is at top left.
Registration / Serial:VH-CZB
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-9-31
C/n (msn):47004 / 81
Operator / Titles:Ansett Airlines of Australia
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-RVI
Military Code:G-H
Other Marks:78
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 82 Tiger Moth
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 82 Tiger Moth
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 82A Tiger Moth
Licence-built by:De Havilland Australia
C/n (msn):DHA807
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9219Submit Correction
View count: 52
Australian-built Tiger Moth which was originally allocated RAF serial DX750 and then RAAF serial A17-657. Photographed here with the Royal Victorian Aero Club in pseudo WW2 markings.
Registration / Serial:VH-RVI
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 82A Tiger Moth
C/n (msn):DHA807
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-RVI
Military Code:G-H
Other Marks:78
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 82 Tiger Moth
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 82 Tiger Moth
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 82A Tiger Moth
Licence-built by:De Havilland Australia
C/n (msn):DHA807
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9219Submit Correction
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Australian-built Tiger Moth which was originally allocated RAF serial DX750 and then RAAF serial A17-657. Photographed here with the Royal Victorian Aero Club in pseudo WW2 markings.
Registration / Serial:VH-RVI
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 82A Tiger Moth
C/n (msn):DHA807
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-FNQ
Aircraft Original Type:Fokker F27 Friendship
Aircraft Generic Type:Fokker F27 Friendship/Troopship (C-31)
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-600 Friendship
C/n (msn):10315
Operator / Titles:Ansett - ANA
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9118Submit Correction
View count: 64
Delivered new to Ansett in December 1966 and operated until sale as ZK-RTA in November 1990.
Registration / Serial:VH-FNQ
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-600 Friendship
C/n (msn):10315
Operator / Titles:Ansett - ANA
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-FNQ
Aircraft Original Type:Fokker F27 Friendship
Aircraft Generic Type:Fokker F27 Friendship/Troopship (C-31)
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-600 Friendship
C/n (msn):10315
Operator / Titles:Ansett - ANA
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9118Submit Correction
View count: 64
Delivered new to Ansett in December 1966 and operated until sale as ZK-RTA in November 1990.
Registration / Serial:VH-FNQ
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-600 Friendship
C/n (msn):10315
Operator / Titles:Ansett - ANA
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-BAF
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 652 Anson
Aircraft Generic Type:Avro 652 Anson
Aircraft Version:Avro 652A(M) Anson I
C/n (msn):[ MH120 ]
Operator / Titles:Brain & Brown Airfreighters
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:8732Submit Correction
View count: 56
"Mercury" was built in 1944 for the RAF as MH120 but was diverted to the RAAF. Sold in 1952. Operated by Brain & Brown as a freighter for many years. In 1963 they gave it a life extension upgrade which included metal wings from an Anson C.19, Cheetah Mk.15 engines and C.19-style cabin windows.
Registration / Serial:VH-BAF
Aircraft Version:Avro 652A(M) Anson I
C/n (msn):[ MH120 ]
Operator / Titles:Brain & Brown Airfreighters
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-BAF
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 652 Anson
Aircraft Generic Type:Avro 652 Anson
Aircraft Version:Avro 652A(M) Anson I
C/n (msn):[ MH120 ]
Operator / Titles:Brain & Brown Airfreighters
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:8732Submit Correction
View count: 56
"Mercury" was built in 1944 for the RAF as MH120 but was diverted to the RAAF. Sold in 1952. Operated by Brain & Brown as a freighter for many years. In 1963 they gave it a life extension upgrade which included metal wings from an Anson C.19, Cheetah Mk.15 engines and C.19-style cabin windows.
Registration / Serial:VH-BAF
Aircraft Version:Avro 652A(M) Anson I
C/n (msn):[ MH120 ]
Operator / Titles:Brain & Brown Airfreighters
City / Airport:Moorabbin (YMMB / MBW)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-TJE
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 727
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 727-100 (C-22)
Aircraft Version:Boeing 727-76
C/n (msn):20228 / 766
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:Matthew Flinders
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:8213Submit Correction
View count: 62
"Matthew Flinders" served TAA from October 1969 until sale as N8043E in August 1979. It wears the initial 'T' fin marking.
Registration / Serial:VH-TJE
Aircraft Version:Boeing 727-76
C/n (msn):20228 / 766
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-TJE
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 727
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 727-100 (C-22)
Aircraft Version:Boeing 727-76
C/n (msn):20228 / 766
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
Aircraft Name:Matthew Flinders
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:8213Submit Correction
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"Matthew Flinders" served TAA from October 1969 until sale as N8043E in August 1979. It wears the initial 'T' fin marking.
Registration / Serial:VH-TJE
Aircraft Version:Boeing 727-76
C/n (msn):20228 / 766
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-FLO
Aircraft Original Type:Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I
Aircraft Generic Type:Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I (C-4/Academe)
Aircraft Version:Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I
C/n (msn):100
Operator / Titles:(Associated Airlines)
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:8212Submit Correction
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Delivered in 1969. Flew charters for Australian mining and other companies.
Registration / Serial:VH-FLO
Aircraft Version:Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I
C/n (msn):100
Operator / Titles:(Associated Airlines)
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-FLO
Aircraft Original Type:Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I
Aircraft Generic Type:Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I (C-4/Academe)
Aircraft Version:Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I
C/n (msn):100
Operator / Titles:(Associated Airlines)
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:8212Submit Correction
View count: 63
Delivered in 1969. Flew charters for Australian mining and other companies.
Registration / Serial:VH-FLO
Aircraft Version:Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I
C/n (msn):100
Operator / Titles:(Associated Airlines)
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)
Photo Date:30 January 1971
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact