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  Ford 5-AT-E Trimotor Registration Number VH-UTB  

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AWM 1938

Aircraft History
Built by Ford. Constructors Number ?. Registered in the United Kingdom as G-ABHF.

Sold to Australia during October 1934 and registered as VH-UTB and operated from New Guinea as a transport.

During 1938 (precise date unknown) this Trimotor was used to deliver supplies for the Taylor and Black Expedition and was the first aircraft to land at Wabag Airfield.

Later, written off after an accident at Wau Airfield (precise date unknown)

Thanks to Bruce Hoy for additional information

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Last Updated
January 9, 2018


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