VH-AZS (1) de Havilland D.H.82A Tiger
This shot is an enlargement from a photo from the
Geoff Goodall collection of a line up of Royal Aero
Club of NSW aircraft taken at Mascot in 1948. VH-AZS had been
civilianized in January 1947, and
A17-438. It had several periods of being withdrawn from the
use in 1951 and 1955 and was
finally restored after one of these periods
as VH-PCH. (PC for pest control) for Air-Griculture Control.
guessing that at that point in time it lost its canopy and was
converted to a single seater with a hopper
the front cockpit.