VH-BVE (2) Cessna 182A
This shot of an early Ansett-MAL Skylane was taken at
Goroka in 1966 by Alan Bovelt. The air-
originally registered to Madang Air Services in New Guinea in November
1959 and foll-
a Cessna 172B of the same registration which had been re-registered
-BVH the prior month.
Sold off by the airline to
Paragon Earthmoving Equipment Co in
May 1967, it was eventually
P2-BVE. David Carter saw it as such (below) at
Kundiawa, PNG in March 1983.