VH-AGG  (1)   Lockheed L414-56 Hudson IIIA                    (c/n 6486)


                                 Built originally as a Lockheed A-29 for the USAAC as 41-36997, this aircraft was diverted
                                 to an RAF Lend Lease contract as FH196 although, in the event, shipped out to the Royal
                                Australian Air Force where it became A16-219.  After the war it was civilianized as VH-BLA.
                                In 1950 it was sold to Adastra Airways in Sydney, becoming VH-AGG.   Adastra, in the main,
                                registered all its aircraft in the VH-AG series.    A complete chronology of its history whilst in
                                Australia can be found at