Aviation Photo #0476471 Bristol 170 Freighter Mk... - New Zealand - Air Force

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With kind permission of Allan Jenkins. A pair of Bristol Freighters (a.k.a. Bristol 'Frighteners'). They came through with a 'special cargo' en route for the Monte Bello Islands. It was rumoured that they were carrying the atomic bomb that was tested there soon afterwards. I would not want to be flying an atomic bomb around in that horrible aircraft - I very nearly had the misfortune to fly one for Silver City (BUA) when I qualified but escaped.
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    Brett Langevad
    New Zealand - Air Force
    Bristol 170 Freighter Mk...
    Bristol 170 Freighter/Wayfarer
    Bristol 170 Freighter/Wayfarer
    Bristol
    Cocos Islands
    Cocos (Keeling) Islands
    Australia
    1956
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