39 results found
Registration / Serial:154142
Military Code:AB-504
Aircraft Original Type:Grumman A-6 Intruder/Prowler (G-128)
Aircraft Generic Type:Grumman A-6 Intruder/Prowler (G-128)
Aircraft Version:Grumman A-6E Intruder (G-128)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:VA-34
C/n (msn):I-277
City / Area:Spithead [ Off-Airport ]Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:125010
View count: 56
Aboard USS John F. Kennedy during a courtesy visit to the UK. Wears the markings of Attack Squadron VA-34 "Blue Blasters", home base Oceana NAS Virginia.
Registration / Serial:154142
Aircraft Version:Grumman A-6E Intruder (G-128)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):I-277
City / Area:Spithead [ Off-Airport ]
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:154169
Other Marks:AB-501
Aircraft Original Type:Grumman A-6 Intruder/Prowler (G-128)
Aircraft Generic Type:Grumman A-6 Intruder/Prowler (G-128)
Aircraft Version:Grumman A-6E Intruder (G-128)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):I-304
City / Area:Spithead [ Off-Airport ]Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:120946
View count: 54
Aboard USS JFK (at left of image) in October 1976 when serving with Attack Squadron VA-34 "Blue Blasters".
Registration / Serial:154169
Aircraft Version:Grumman A-6E Intruder (G-128)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):I-304
City / Area:Spithead [ Off-Airport ]
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-PNY
Fleetnumber:253
Aircraft Original Type:Partenavia P-68
Aircraft Generic Type:Partenavia P-68
Aircraft Version:Partenavia P-68B
Operator / Titles:Wards Air Cargo
C/n (msn):70
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Event:Benson and Hedges Australian Air Race 1976
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:58288
View count: 57
VH-PNY at the finish line for the Benson and Hedges Air Race. Cigarette company sponsorship is a thing of the past in Australia.
Registration / Serial:VH-PNY
Aircraft Version:Partenavia P-68B
Operator / Titles:Wards Air Cargo
C/n (msn):70
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:P2-TTM
Other Marks:109
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:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Event:Benson and Hedges Australian Air Race 1976
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:50723
View count: 57
P2-TTM was sold in Australia as VH-TTM in December 1985.
Registration / Serial:P2-TTM
Aircraft Version:Cessna 310B
C/n (msn):35654
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:A17-042
Other Marks:151
Aircraft Original Type:Bell 206 JetRanger
Aircraft Generic Type:Commonwealth CA-32 Kiowa
Aircraft Version:Commonwealth CA-32 Kiowa
Operator / Titles:Australia - Army
C/n (msn):44542/CA32-42
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Event:Benson and Hedges Australian Air Race 1976
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:47476
View count: 83
A17-042 crashed at Bourke, New South Wales, on February 24, 1980.
Registration / Serial:A17-042
Aircraft Version:Commonwealth CA-32 Kiowa
Operator / Titles:Australia - Army
C/n (msn):44542/CA32-42
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:VH-WIT
Other Marks:194
Aircraft Original Type:Cessna 180
Aircraft Generic Type:Cessna 180/Skywagon 180 (U-17)
Aircraft Version:Cessna 180B
C/n (msn):50635
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Event:Benson and Hedges Australian Air Race 1976
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:40750
View count: 57
VH-WIT was registered in January 1960. It flew in the race with its cropdusting hopper and spreader installed.
Registration / Serial:VH-WIT
Aircraft Version:Cessna 180B
C/n (msn):50635
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:VH-WGP
Other Marks:249
Aircraft Original Type:Piper PA-24 Comanche
Aircraft Generic Type:Piper PA-24 Comanche
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-24-250 Comanche
Operator / Titles:Lew Wade FIAT
C/n (msn):24-3172
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Event:Benson and Hedges Australian Air Race 1976
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:40613
View count: 55
VH-WGP crashed at Inglewood, Victoria, on July 14, 1978 during a forced landing.
Registration / Serial:VH-WGP
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-24-250 Comanche
Operator / Titles:Lew Wade FIAT
C/n (msn):24-3172
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:VH-UPZ
Other Marks:107
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 310I
C/n (msn):310I-0098
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Event:Benson and Hedges Australian Air Race 1976
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:37445
View count: 47
Ex N77HN, VH-UPZ was registered in January 1975.
Registration / Serial:VH-UPZ
Aircraft Version:Cessna 310I
C/n (msn):310I-0098
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:159755
Military Code:AB-704
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed S-3 Viking
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed S-3 Viking
Aircraft Version:Lockheed S-3A Viking
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:VS-32
C/n (msn):394A-3084
City / Area:Spithead [ Off-Airport ]Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:34499
View count: 60
Operated by VS-32 anti-submarine squadron aboard the USS JFK during a courtesy visit to UK waters.
Registration / Serial:159755
Aircraft Version:Lockheed S-3A Viking
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):394A-3084
City / Area:Spithead [ Off-Airport ]
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Event:Benson and Hedges Australian Air Race 1976
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:31836
View count: 54
VH-TOU was reregistered from VH-DGW in March 1966.
Registration / Serial:VH-TOU
Aircraft Version:Cessna 150
C/n (msn):17675
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:159593
Other Marks:AB-120
Aircraft Original Type:Grumman F-14 Tomcat (G-303)
Aircraft Generic Type:Grumman F-14 Tomcat (G-303)
Aircraft Version:Grumman F-14A Tomcat
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):140
City / Area:Spithead [ Off-Airport ]Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:28290
View count: 84
Overall deck view of the JFK's air component, including F-14A coded AB-120 of VF-14 "Top Hatters" fighter squadron and an S-3B Viking of VS-32 anti-submarine squadron at the rear.
Registration / Serial:159593
Aircraft Version:Grumman F-14A Tomcat
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):140
City / Area:Spithead [ Off-Airport ]
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Event:Benson and Hedges Australian Air Race 1976
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:28017
View count: 48
It is unclear if the Ampol logo was a race sponsor or the sponsor for the shark patrols VH-SHC carried out over Melbourne beaches. By 1988 it was operating tourist flights from a bush strip in the Cradle Mountain National Park, Tasmania. It crashed in the park on February 9, 1992. The wreckage was sold in Germany.
Registration / Serial:VH-SHC
Aircraft Version:Dornier Do-27A-4
C/n (msn):519
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:VH-RWE
Other Marks:261
Aircraft Original Type:Piper PA-32R Cherokee Lance
Aircraft Generic Type:Piper PA-32R Cherokee Lance/Saratoga
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-32R-300 Cherokee Lance
C/n (msn):32R-7680036
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Event:Benson and Hedges Australian Air Race 1976
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:26444
View count: 54
No, not BA's response to falling passenger numbers on the Kangaroo Route in 1976 but its sponsorship of entry 261 in the Benson and Hedges Air Race. A year after the race -RWH was still in this livery but without the race stickers.
Registration / Serial:VH-RWE
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-32R-300 Cherokee Lance
C/n (msn):32R-7680036
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:VH-RKZ
Other Marks:232
Aircraft Original Type:Cessna 185 Skywagon
Aircraft Generic Type:Cessna 185 Skywagon (U-17)
Aircraft Version:Cessna 185E Skywagon
Operator / Titles:Sun City Air Charter
C/n (msn):185-1392
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Event:Benson and Hedges Australian Air Race 1976
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:25838
View count: 53
A year before this photo was taken, VH-RKZ was equipped for agricultural use with a hopper and spray booms. It became VH-AAG in March 2017.
Registration / Serial:VH-RKZ
Aircraft Version:Cessna 185E Skywagon
Operator / Titles:Sun City Air Charter
C/n (msn):185-1392
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:VH-RGB
Other Marks:262
Aircraft Original Type:Cessna 337 Super Skymaster
Aircraft Generic Type:Cessna 337 Super Skymaster
Aircraft Version:Cessna 337E Super Skymaster
Operator / Titles:Astral Airways
C/n (msn):337-01204
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Event:Benson and Hedges Australian Air Race 1976
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:25561
View count: 75
VH-RGB was registered in March 1970.
Registration / Serial:VH-RGB
Aircraft Version:Cessna 337E Super Skymaster
Operator / Titles:Astral Airways
C/n (msn):337-01204
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:VH-PTZ
Other Marks:122
Aircraft Original Type:Piper PA-23 Apache/Aztec
Aircraft Generic Type:Piper PA-23 Apache/Aztec (UO/U-11)
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-23-250 Aztec F
C/n (msn):27-7654063
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Event:Benson and Hedges Australian Air Race 1976
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:24907
View count: 40
VH-PTZ had its registration revoked in 2006. It returned to the register as VH-KWR in 2010.
Registration / Serial:VH-PTZ
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-23-250 Aztec F
C/n (msn):27-7654063
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:154498
Military Code:AB-406
Aircraft Original Type:LTV A-7 Corsair II
Aircraft Generic Type:LTV A-7 Corsair II
Aircraft Version:LTV A-7B Corsair II
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:VA-72
C/n (msn):B-138
City / Area:Spithead [ Off-Airport ]Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:23524
View count: 58
A-7B Corsair II operated by VA-72 "Blue Hawks". Aboard USS JFK during a visit to UK waters.
Registration / Serial:154498
Aircraft Version:LTV A-7B Corsair II
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):B-138
City / Area:Spithead [ Off-Airport ]
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-MDK
Aircraft Original Type:Cessna 180
Aircraft Generic Type:Cessna 180/Skywagon 180 (U-17)
Aircraft Version:Cessna 180D
C/n (msn):18051050
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:18556
View count: 47
VH-MDK was sold in New Zealand as ZK-BZP in May 2009.
Registration / Serial:VH-MDK
Aircraft Version:Cessna 180D
C/n (msn):18051050
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:146863
Military Code:AB-601
Aircraft Original Type:Vought V-383 F8U/F-8 Crusader
Aircraft Generic Type:Vought V-383 F8U/F-8 Crusader
Aircraft Version:Vought RF-8G Crusader
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):
City / Area:Spithead [ Off-Airport ]Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:17432
View count: 70
Photo-reconnaissance RF-8G of VFP-63 detachment 2 serving aboard USS John F. Kennedy during a UK courtesy visit.
Registration / Serial:146863
Aircraft Version:Vought RF-8G Crusader
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):
City / Area:Spithead [ Off-Airport ]
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:158803
Military Code:AB-613
Aircraft Original Type:Grumman A-6 Intruder/Prowler (G-128)
Aircraft Generic Type:Grumman A-6 Intruder/Prowler (G-128)
Aircraft Version:Grumman EA-6B Prowler (G-128)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):P-33
City / Area:Spithead [ Off-Airport ]Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:14407
View count: 54
Operated by VAQ-133 "Wizards" based at Whidbey Island, Washington. Aboard USS JFK when with Carrier Air Group CVW-1 during a courtesy visit to the UK.
Registration / Serial:158803
Aircraft Version:Grumman EA-6B Prowler (G-128)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):P-33
City / Area:Spithead [ Off-Airport ]
Photo Date:24 October 1976
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact