Aviation Photo #1599295 De Havilland Canada DHC-4A Caribou - Australia - Air Force

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Final display of the final day of Avalon 2009 is the final show for the RAAF'svenerable Caribou. A fitting send off at 1/30th at 300mm giving some lovely motion blur as she touches down at the end of an almost 50 year long career..
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    De Havilland Canada DHC-4 Caribou (C-7/AC-1/V-2)
    De Havilland Canada
    Avalon (Geelong)
    March 15, 2009
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9 years ago
Great panning! Even greater aircraft! I remember back as a teenager learning to fly gliders, this thing would take off next to us, using no runway, and lifting it's main gear first with those barndoor-like flaps extended!

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