VH-CCE de Havilland D.H.82A Tiger Moth
This was the pre-war VH-UYQ which had been
pressed into RAAF service as A17-676.
Upon being demobbed
in 1955 it was registered VH-CCE. It was restored
again in the
VH-UYO, the original holder of that rego having been written off in
marks VH-UYQ in the meantime had been commandeered by an Auster.
myself, took a number of hangar shots. Oftentimes these are
the only images
extant of a
particular aircraft in some of their identities. The above was
taken by Geoff
in a Bankstown
September 1968 after the aircraft had obviously received a major
Brian Baker's interesting shot (below) shows the aircraft at Bankstown
1962 as it was
being modified to accept the cockpit canopy. As previously
stated, this Tiger
flying as VH-UYO. With or without canopy?