VH-POM Piper PA-30 Twin
This was previously one of
the many aircraft registered VH-TOM (and VH-BIC before that).
Presumably the underwear
company was its sponsor for the Rally into which it had been
This machine was also
in the earlier R.M. Ansett Air Race (when it was VH-BIC).
John Wheatley's shot
above was taken around 1971. Locale unknown. It has
purchased by Evan
Slatyer, whose photo below shows it at Murwillumbah Airport awaiting
overhaul. I believe Evan wishes to restore it to its
original Piper paint scheme. By the way, if
any other Twin
Comanche experts see this entry, note that Evan is also anxious to get
interior/upholstery. Please contact me.