ZK-AVG    Auster  5                             (c/n  1036)

                                                       This was another ex UK machine (G-AMBZ) shipped to New Zealand in 1950.   It was
                                                       operated by the Waikato Aero Club of Hamilton.   It had previously served in the RAF as
                                                       a Taylorcraft Auster AOP Mk 5 (NJ636).  ZK-AVG was written off in 1953 when it
                                                       hit power lines at River Road, Ngaruawahia.  It was withdrawn from the register two years
                                                       later and used for spares.