Air Enthusiast 1971-12
Veteran & vintage /Veteran & vintage/
The Supermarine S.6B S1596, intended for permanent display in the Mitchell Memorial Museum, during one of its rare appearances. At this time (1967) the spinner was incorrectly painted black, but has since been corrected.
The sole Tiger Moth Seaplane in Britain, G-AIVW, obtained a renewed C of A during August 1971. The picture shows ’VW refuelling at Aldeburgh en route for a demonstration at the Oulton Broad regatta on 30 August.
The D.H.82C floatplane, CF-FUG, was used by Tom Dow of Thunder Bay, Ontario, to attend the recent EAA Fly-In at Oshkosh, Wisconsin, and is shown on nearby Lake Winnebago.