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A4 – 199







October 1964

Withdrawn from service


16 Sep 1964

Accepted from De Havilland (Call sign VH-JMZ)


Sep 1964

Departed Toronto for RAAF Richmond


Oct 1964

Assigned to 38 Squadron



Painted white and served with the United Nations



Used in the CBS TV “Survivor” Series


25 Sep 2009

Emergency landing at High Range Training Area


18 Nov 2009

Airlifted by Chinook to RAAF Base Garbut, Townsville, Queensland


Nov 2009

To be displayed at RAAF Base Garbut, Townsville, Queensland.



OTHER NOTES: (Ref www.adf-serials.com)

  1. Served with 38 Sqn - Det "B" and was painted white and in UN markings when it served with UNMOGIP in Kashmir 1975-1978.
  2. Crewed by FLTLT P. Cleary, FLGOFF R. Folvig, FLTLT K. Stone SGT K. O’Brien and CPL W. Little, A4-199 departed Richmond at 0230Z on 04 March 1975.   Its path to it to Alice Springs, Broome, Bali, Jakarta, Butterworth, Rangoon, Calcutta and Delhi on the 15 March 1975.
  3. Represented the RAAF at the RAAF Richmond Airshow 1988, RNAS Nowra Airshow, 1998 and the Avalon Airshow 1999 and again in 2005.
  4. Used as Transport for Survivor Television Program 2000.
  5. Last noted at Townsville on 18 November 2009 after being airlifted from High Range training area following a hard landing on 25 September 2009.