Caboolture Warplane and Flight Heritage Museum 24 February 2023 (John Tomlinson)

Another day in the Brisbane area and the next museum and airfield to visit was at Caboolture~Qld 24 February 2023

This was where some were to have an exciting experience with a flight in VH-MFW Commonwealth CA-16 Wirraway III

It was the Caboolture Warplane and Flight Heritage Museum

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Noted between 0855-1500hrs

Main museum Hangar
VH-SOB Commonwealth CA-25 Winjeel C/n 25-22 Preserved Marked A85-422
VH-NAG North American SNJ-4 Texan C/n 88-9352 Private Marked 09837/VF-8
VH-UQH de Havilland DH-60M Moth C/n 1685 Private Marked G-ABHY
VH-EKB Taylor JT.1 Monoplane C/n Q5 Preserved Unmarked
N5590C Douglas DC-3C-47A-1-DK C/n 12187 Private Nose section only
A8-135 General Dynamics F-111C ‘Aardvark’ C/n 11 Preserved Capsule only
A2-484 Bell Helicopters UH-1H Iroquois C/n 11772 Preserved
A13-1 Link Trainer C/n Unknown Preserved
A73-64 Avro Lincoln Mk.31 C/n A73-64 Preserved Plane Tail only

VH-MFW Commonwealth CA-16 Wirraway III C/n 1147 Preserved Marked A20-695/695

Outside Compound and Area
A4-228 de Havilland Canada DHC-4A Caribou C/n 228 Preserved
VH-FDU de Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover Mk.2 C/n 5012 Preserved
N2500 Beech D.18S C/n A-558 Preserved

Restoration Hangar
VH-DHI de Havilland DH-104 Sea Devon C.20 C/n 4410 Private
A17-033 Bell Helicopters 206B-1 Kiowa C/n 44533 Preserved
VH-RVE de Havilland DH-82A Tiger Moth C/n 83478 Private
VH-BAE Chrislea CH.3Srs.2 Super Ace C/n 129 Preserved
VH-KTW Bristol Beaufort B.VII C/n A9-141 Preserved Marked A9-141/K-TW
N7-214 Westland WS.58 HAS.31B Wessex C/n WA214 Preserved Coded 24
Unknown Bristol Beaufort Composit Nose/Cockpit C/n Unknown Preserved