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Old 23rd Sep 2008, 11:20
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Cool

Perth Airport, 1960s, or may be very late 50s, C-310 of Bell Bros, VH BB??

If is so, near where Flight Centre is now, old DCA Flight Service , Met and AWA buildings in Background

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Old 23rd Sep 2008, 11:42
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Greybeard.
Mate 1/2 rite yes Bell bro's 310 on the ramp at the Alice enroute the perth on it's ferry flight 1962, Building in back ground is the old RFDS Base at Alice Springs .
My Dad was the ATC there at the time.
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Old 23rd Sep 2008, 11:44
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Here is another old one were is it?

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Old 23rd Sep 2008, 12:19
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Tennant Creek
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Old 23rd Sep 2008, 13:22
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Not much gets past you Peter! Wow, that is an old shot of Tennant... Not much remains of that old runway up adjacent to the entrance to the airport.

When was it taken rats?
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Old 23rd Sep 2008, 13:57
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Mate dad took that shot from atop DME hill in 1962 he was ATC there before we went to the Alice
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Old 24th Sep 2008, 10:15
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Old 25th Sep 2008, 02:19
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Back seat driver. The rudder pedals are a giveaway.

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Old 25th Sep 2008, 02:42
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Bob, that is a T-28. Not only the rudder pedals are a giveaway, but the ASI (max 340 KIAS).

Great machine!
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Old 25th Sep 2008, 03:25
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You know the aeroplane but do you know the faces. Thats T28D on the left, Mrs Murphies little boy on the right but who is the Dude in the centre.

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Old 25th Sep 2008, 03:29
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Did it backfire on the dude on the left while he was propping it?
Silly old buggers look like yer should be home in front of the fire
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You want fire?

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Old 25th Sep 2008, 12:47
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Lightning Ridge
Passing Foster?
Near Coffs?
????
Coonabarabran
Ballina
Along Newcastle
...and the aircraft is a PA-28?
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Old 25th Sep 2008, 12:52
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Got some bad news for ya Bob!

Ya right wheel is hanging down.

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PS: Geez, look at that! Its got a little yellow warning light that comes on when ya flying too low!
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Old 25th Sep 2008, 13:02
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You are pretty sharp Doc!

Looks to me his right engine just let him down
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Old 25th Sep 2008, 13:41
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75 inches of mp - is that ever likely to be seen or is it one of those gauges that has a scale that goes way over what is realistically possible? Like the VSI on a 152 going over 500 fpm!
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Old 25th Sep 2008, 23:36
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ksa5223's pics

G'day. Here's my go at ksa5223's pics.

1. Takeoff from RW11 at Hervey Bay
2. ???
3. Either Takeoff from RW11 or Late Downwind RW29 at Hervey Bay... can't quite tell which.
4. Not sure... somewhere around Gladstone?
5. Not sure
6. Finals RW15 at Rockhampton
7. En-route between Bundaberg and Hervey Bay. Burrum Heads should be out the right-hand side window, from memory
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Old 26th Sep 2008, 00:10
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Max Take Off power 52.5 inches MAP, and back cockpit R/H Dolls eye sometimes sticks.

Yellow light Low Fuel 200 lbs remaining
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sms777 iamafish FYI

1. Hervey bay RW11 landing

2. Lake Awoonga is a dam located 30km (19 miles) from Gladstone, in Central Queensland, Australia. It is approximately 30 minutes drive from Gladstone, via Benaraby!

3.Takeoff Hervey Bay rw11, departing for Rocky.

4. Port Alma, VFR Reporting Pt 4 Rocky

5. Williamtown LOE @ 1000' View of Dungog From the North

6. Rockhampton APP R15 on return from Longreach

7. Correct - Between Bundaberg and Hervey Bay. Burrum Heads to the right.

Yes its a warrior.
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Old 26th Sep 2008, 13:30
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No secrets on model and location, just a nice pic i found on the net.







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