Author Topic: c/n 2540, VH-LIW  (Read 4310 times)

Doug Johnson

c/n 2540, VH-LIW
« on: June 22, 2015, 10:47:19 AM »
7 pictures check your albums. Please do an internet search maybe you'll come up with one I couldn't find, I need all the help I can get.

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c/n 2540, built 11/66 as model H-250, original registry N6330V dereg export 01/67, VH-FRB Franciscan Mission, Aitape Papua New Guinea transfer '67, Catholic Mission Order of Friars Minor, Aitape transfer '73, Franair Catholic Mission accident prop struck a battery cart while taxiing @ Tyabb Victoria 06/74, transfer11/74, dereg export Papua New Guinea rereg P2-FRB Franair Franciscan Mission accident no details @ Mount Hagen Papau New Guinea transfer 05/76, dereg export rereg P2-BOX Franair Catholic Mission, Aitape, Sandaun Province sold '90, dereg export rereg VH-LIW Ernest Mills New Guinea sold '06, Hew Mills QLD sold '06, Bernard Stevermuer Tarrawanna nsw, rereg Fairy Meadow NSW, Australia, sold rereg 11/07 Bernhard Stevermuer (Always Airborne Pty Ltd) Fairy Meadow NSW

As always any further information or pictures would be greatly appreciated.

« Last Edit: October 17, 2021, 06:35:33 PM by Doug Johnson »

Doug Johnson 1

Re: c/n 2540, VH-LIW
« Reply #1 on: June 29, 2017, 05:16:44 AM »
A picture was found along with additional information by a friend here it is as a replacement for the History paragraph above

edited history file above and opened photos in queue as #1 and #6
« Last Edit: November 13, 2019, 07:14:40 PM by Doug Johnson 1 »

Doug Johnson

Re: c/n 2540, as VH-FRB
« Reply #2 on: October 17, 2021, 06:32:00 PM »
Picture found of c/n 2540 as VH-FRB with the original paint scheme from the factory.

I will open it in the Photo queue above as #1

I recently saw a blog that said, 'Its sad but Australia's only Helio VH-LIW hasn't flown for several years', anyone know anything about that.
« Last Edit: October 17, 2021, 07:18:05 PM by Doug Johnson »