Although relatively common in the
US, only one Brantly B-2 has been registered in Australia.
VH-DUO was imported in March
1961, (ex N5925X) and flown in the Sydney area until
withdrawn from service in April
1976. Since then it has been maintained in an
condition on its owner's property
near Campbelltown, NSW, although is currently unregistered.
(The current VH-DUO
is a Vans RV-6). The above photo, by Greg Banfield, was
Maitland, NSW on 10 November 1973, whilst the shot below, from the
collection, was much earlier in 1961, when the chopper