VH-BOT (1) Fletcher
these shots of VH-BOT are brilliant. Above, from the Peter
Reardon collection, it
is seen at Glenn
Innes, NSW in 1960 whilst it was with Airfarm Associates.
was taken by John Patterson at Bonnie Doon, Wollun, NSW somewhat
earlier in 1957.
20 May 1961 at Belmont Common,
Victoria when the engine
accidentally started and the pilotless
aircraft ran across the
airfield into the Barwon River.
ZK-BOL, this Fletcher returned to New Zealand in 1963
following this accident
ZK-BOL again) until ultimately returned to
Australia, fully restored, as VH-CYV,
went to Air Culture of Perth in 1968.