VH-RBI Chrislea CH-3 Super Ace 2
This CH-3 was built in March of 1948 as
G-AKVC and went to Malaya a year later as VR-RBI.
owned by R.Grut/Bernam Oil Palms of Ulu, Bernam, Perak state, and based
in Kuala Lumpur.
understand it was used to patrol the palmolive groves north of the
city. In April of 1956 it was
in Australia and the "R" in the national registration letters was
swapped out for an "H" upon
This Super Ace was unfortunately destroyed by fierce gales which swept
in January 1967. Bob Neate's photograph (above, via Geoff
Goodall) was taken at Archer-