VH-TBA (2) Bristol 170 Freighter Mk 31
This Freighter was imported from
Pakistan in August 1961 Originally delivered to the
Air Force as S4427, it was civlianized later
as AP-AME. Operated by TAA on their
service in New
Guinea until August 1968 when it was withdrawn from use.
It was then flown to
Archerfield to be used as spares for Air Express.
Dave Tholler saw it on 19 September 1968
the day it arrived back from PNG.