VH-BVY (1) Avro 652A Anson 1
VH-BVY at Archerfield in 1948 with
agricultural seed-spreading gear installed under the mainplanes.
photograph is from the Geoff Goodall collection. Ansons -BVX and
-BVY were owned by
Agriculturists Aviation Services Pty Ltd, Brisbane but the operation
never got going. VH-BVX was
unairworthy due to poor wood glue adhesion, and -BVY failed to get DCA
agricultural mods because the engineering company engaged to make the
spreading gear refused
submit its design drawings to DCA because of a payment dispute.
Consequently VH-BVY re-
mained parked outside at Archerfield and eventually became