VH-CBH Cessna 172D
Cessna 172D floatplane seen at Albany
WA, circa 1964 (image from the Geoff Goodall collection).
amphibian was imported by Cheynes Beach Whaling Co at Albany in
November 1963 from
the U.S. where
it had been registered N2953U. After three years use as a
spotter for the whaling
fishing fleet at Albany, it was replaced by VH-CBL and sold to the
Narrogin Flying Club in Feb-
ruary 1966 as a landplane. It is seen in service with the club at
Narrogin in September 1973. in the
nice Goodall shot below. It is still current and
still resides in West Australia.