ZAS bought this former Air France 707 in 1983. The freighter spent it's entire career based in Europe and Africa. Later hush kitted, the aircraft was damaged beyond repair aborting a take-off after two engines failed at Bratislava, Slovakia February 7, 1999.
VH-UTY was first registered in Australia in July 1966. It flew with Airfast in Indonesia as PK-OAJ from 1974 to 1982. It had already received a Soloy turbine conversion at the time of this 1985 photo but it was 2007 before its designation changed on the register
Twin Comanches were popular in Australia, with aircraft still being imported long after production ended in 1972. VH-UJX arrived in 1979 after periods on the Italian and US registers. In May 1995 it was reregistered VH-TXC.