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Lodestar A67-1

Aircraft Model:Lockheed C-60A-5-LO Lodestar
Manufacturer:Lockheed Aircraft Corporation
Constructor's No.:2508
Identities:42-56035; A67-1
Callsigns:VH-RAA
Units:No. 37 Squadron, RAAF

Timeline

23 August 1943Received by No. 3 Aircraft Depot, RAAF, ex USA.
Allotted to No. 37 Squadron, RAAF.
1 September 1943Assigned call sign VH-RAA.
6 September 1943Issued to No. 37 Squadron, RAAF.
8 September 1943Received by No. 37 Squadron, RAAF.
23 February 1944Aircraft force landed at Laverton due to failure of port engine in flight.
18 April 1945Allotted to ANA, Parafield, for complete airframe overhaul and double engine change.
24 April 1945Issued to ANA, Parafield.
25 April 1945Received by ANA, Parafield.
19 November 1945Received by No. 1 Aircraft Depot, RAAF.
22 January 1946Received by No. 1 Aircraft Depot, Storage.
22 January 1947Sold through CDC to New Zealand Airways Corporation, Wellington, New Zealand, for £1,900.
5 February 1947Issued to above.

References

Crick, D., S. Mackenzie, and B. Cowan 2015 RAAF A67 Lockheed Lodestar. ADF Serials. Retrieved 15 October 2018 from <http://www.adf-serials.com.au/2a67.htm>.

National Archives of Australia [NAA] 1945, Aircraft Status cards - Lodestar A67-1 to A67-10, A10297, BLOCK 394.

Record updated on 15 October 2018.


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