VH-UAL (2) Cessna 310
undistinguished shot taken at Essendon in June 1957. John
Hopton's photo (below) taken at
the same venue, some
three months later, is better. This 310 was
owned, at the time, by Utah Mining
(part of the BHG Group) and had been imported from New Zealand where it
Its original US registration was N5337A.
It later went to the CSIRO as VH-PRC
was used in rain-making experiments. It was re-registered VH-AER in 1960, and was a
in the 1964 R.M.
Ansett Brisbane to Adelaide Air Race.