Aviation Photo #0787103 De Havilland Canada DHC-4A Caribou - Australia - Air Force

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First photo of this aircraft when in service with 38 Squadron - see photo 390411 for photo of this aircraft after removal of tail, wings and engines. Delivered to RAAF Aug 1965, served 38 Sqn, 35 Sqn, 2FTS & 79 Sqn. Painted white UN colours in early 1990s for Cambodian elections but not sent. Damaged 23.11.91 in STOL training at Scotts Peak after overran strip - nosewheel collapsed in watery ditch. Repaired & flown to Richmond, then Amberley in 4.92. Allotted to Ipswich Amberley Aviation Museum.
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    David Eyre
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    Western Australia
    June 1985
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11 years ago
Shot gives great detail and fills the need for information about this aircraft.

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