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Boomerang A46-124

Aircraft Model:CAC CA-13 Boomerang
Manufacturer:Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation
Constructor's No.:947
Identities:A46-124
Units:No. 85 Squadron, RAAF

Timeline

10 September 1943Received by No. 1 Aircraft Depot, RAAF, ex CAC.
17 September 1943Issued to CAC, ex No. 1 AD.
23 September 1943Received by No. 1 Aircraft Depot, RAAF, ex CAC.
6 October 1943Allotted to No. 85 Squadron, RAAF.
11 October 1943Received by No. 85 Squadron, RAAF.
13 September 1944Allotted to No. 6 Aircraft Depot, RAAF, for necessary inspection.
26 September 1944Issued to No. 6 Aircraft Depot, RAAF.
30 September 1944Received by No. 6 Aircraft Depot, RAAF.
6 December 1944Allotted to No. 15 Aircraft Repair Depot, Reserve Pool.
9 February 1945Above allotment cancelled. Aircraft not modified.
24 December 1945Submitted to CDC.
13 May 1946Authorised for write-off.
26 September 1947Passed to DAP.
15 November 1948Action completed by DAP.

Photos

Boomerang A46-124 displayed at the Australian Aviation Heritage Centre, DarwinBoomerang A46-124 displayed at the Australian Aviation Heritage Centre, DarwinCockpit of Boomerang A46-124 displayed at the Australian Aviation Heritage Centre, DarwinCockpit of Boomerang A46-124 displayed at the Australian Aviation Heritage Centre, Darwin

References

National Archives of Australia [NAA] 1945, Aircraft Status cards - Boomerang CA-12, A46-100 to A46-105; Boomerang CA-13, A46-106 to A46-199, A10297, BLOCK 342.

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

Record updated on 11 October 2018.


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