VH-EIA  Cessna 182M Skylane                             (c/n  18259996)


                                      Outside the normal VH-RN* block, VH-EIA was delivered new to the Royal Newcastle Aero
                                      Club at Maitland in December 1969.    It had previously been allocated the factory registration
                                      N92008.     David Carter saw –EIA at the South Grafton airstrip in June 1970 with RNAC titles
                                      By the mid 1970s, the Skylane was registered to an owner at Newman, in the West Australian iron
                                      ore region.      The August 2016 register showed the owner as Japfa Santori Australia, a subsidiary
                                      of an Indonesian beef producer.    It is based on a cattle station near Katherine, in the Northern