Taylorcraft Auster Model E VH-CAJ
Following Departmental service it was sold to the Tasmanian Aero Club and re-registered VH-DAJ on 24 April 1961. It was withdrawn from use in October 1969, and then restored as VH-DSJ. Still current c.2009 and registered to an owner in NSW.
(Photo: CAHS collection)
Note the second Essendon Tower in the background displaying signal balls. Click here to see another view of this Tower.
(Photo: Ed Coates collection #1988)