Aviation Photo #1230465 Hawker Siddeley HS-748 Srs2A/242 - Mount Cook Airline

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A Mount Cook Airlines (MCA) HS-748, appropriately registered VH-MCA, at Queenstown Airport in 1976, with the 'Remarkables Range' as a spectacular backdrop. I had flown to Queenstown in this aircraft from Christchurch, via Mount Cook, to take a one week skiing package at Coronet Peak. On 29June1980, I did a 0.3 hour scenic flight over the Remarkables in Hiller UH-12E ZK-HCD. The trip was my 33rd Birthday present from my wife.
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    Wolodymir Nelowkin
    Mount Cook Airline
    Hawker Siddeley HS-748 Srs2A/242
    Hawker Siddeley HS-748 (Andover)
    Hawker Siddeley HS-748 (Andover)
    Hawker Siddeley
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    ZK-MCA
    Queenstown - Frankton
    New Zealand
    August 9, 1976
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Anonymous
5 years ago
I like the way the photo is framed, with wingtips included; and the contrast between the dramatic background and (mundane, everyday) aircraft loading.

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