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Boomerang A46-1

Aircraft Model:CAC CA-12 Boomerang
Manufacturer:Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation
Constructor's No.:824
Identities:A46-1
Units:No. 2 Operational Training Unit, RAAF
Central Flying School, RAAF
School of Army Co-Operation, RAAF

Timeline

15 July 1942Received by No. 1 Aircraft Depot, RAAF, ex CAC.
31 July 1942Awaiting operational test.
3 August 1942Issued to CAC, ex No. 1 AD.
25 December 1942Received by No. 1 Aircraft Depot, RAAF, ex CAC.
29 December 1942Issued to CAC, ex No. 1 AD.
1 January 1943Allotted to No. 2 Operational Training Unit, RAAF.
4 January 1943Received by No. 1 Aircraft Depot, RAAF, ex CAC.
Estimated complete in 3-10 days at No. 1 AD.
15 January 1943Above allotment cancelled.
Allotted to CAC, ex No. 1 AD, for adjustment.
18 January 1943Issued to CAC, ex No. 1 AD.
2 February 1943Received by No. 1 Aircraft Depot, RAAF, ex CAC.
7 February 1943Received by No. 2 Operational Training Unit, RAAF.
25 November 1943Allotted to the Central Flying School, RAAF.
30 November 1943Received by the Central Flying School, RAAF.
20 July 1944Allotted to the School of Army Co-Operation, RAAF.
10 August 1944Received by the School of Army Co-Operation, RAAF.
26 October 1945Allotted to No. 6 Aircraft Depot, RAAF, for storage.
26 December 1945Submitted to CDC.
5 March 1946Issued to Care and Maintenance Unit Oakey.
22 March 1946Crashed on landing at Oakey.
27 March 1946Received by Care and Maintenance Unit Oakey.
13 May 1946Authorised for write-off.
26 August 1947Passed to DAP.
15 November 1948Action completed by DAP.

References

National Archives of Australia [NAA] 1944, Aircraft Status cards - Boomerang CA-12, A46-1 to A46-99, A10297, BLOCK 341.

Wilson, S. 1991 Wirraway, Boomerang & CA-15 in Australian Service. Fyshwick: Aerospace Publications Pty. Ltd.

Record updated on 9 October 2018.


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