VH-COV Cessna 185A Skywagon
Two shots of
this Skywagon by Geoff Goodall, both taken at Adelaide Airport.
Above it was seen
in February 1964 having just
received a new Covair paint job in tan and white with the company logo
featuring a map of Kangaroo
Island where it was based. The image below shows the old livery
in July of the previous year.
Registered new to
Covair in June 1962, it was used
for both charter and
When sold off in 1964 it was re-registered VH-CXO
in 1964 and again as
in 1966. It was finally
withdrawn from use in 1985 following an accident near Collie, WA.