VH-RKN   Cessna 172A                                            (c/n  47644)


                                      This Cessna 172A was owned by Southern Riverina Flying Group based at Albury,  NSW when
                                      this photo, by Bob Neate, was taken at Orange, NSW in November 1963..  A 1960 model, it
                                      it was imported by Maslings Aircraft Sales & Service of Cootamundra in December1962, ex
                                      N9844T.    At the time, Maslings were buying up machines in the US and shipping them out on
                                      a fairly regular schedule.     VH-RKN was current well into the new millennium, but is now (2010)
                                      no longer on the register.