Aviation Photo #1776500 De Havilland (Australia) DH-82A Tiger Moth - Untitled

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The original VH-AQJ was delivered to the RAAF in 1940 as A17-26, one of the first Australian-manufactured Tigers. Post-war, civilianised and registered VH-AQJ for the Tasmanian Aero Club, Launceston, on 3 April 1946. In the mid-'50s converted to Ag Tiger. Retired Oct 1965 & stored dismantled at Parafield. Most parts used in 1973 restoration, but unfortunately aircraft destroyed in a crash Dec '79. Other parts from original were used as the basis of this Luskintyre rebuild which first flew Oct '84.
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    Phil Vabre
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    De Havilland (Australia) DH-82A Tiger Moth
    De Havilland DH-82 Tiger Moth
    De Havilland DH-82 Tiger Moth
    De Havilland
    DHA23/T262
    VH-AQJ
    Griffith
    New South Wales
    Australia
    April 25, 2010
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