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Viscount c/n 416

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Below are the 15 photos we have on file for Viscount c/n 416 together with either the actual date that the photo was taken or an estimate of that date based on clues such as the livery worn or other background information.

1

ANSETT-ANA
VH-RMI
June 1959

Delivered new to ANSETT-ANA. Taken at an unknown location in its original livery. In the background is an equally immaculate piston powered Convair 440 VH-BZO which was soon to be disposed of.

Photo source - Lindsay Wise (via Maurice Austin)

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ANSETT-ANA
VH-RMI
February 1963

Delivered new to ANSETT-ANA. Taken arriving at Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia in February 1963 in a revised livery with the outer Dart engines already shut down.

Photo source - Bernie King collection

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ANSETT-ANA
VH-RMI
October 1964

Delivered new to ANSETT-ANA. Taken at Kingsford Smith Airport, Mascot, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia circa 1964.

Photo source - Graham Bennett collection

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ANSETT-ANA
VH-RMI
October 1964

Delivered new to ANSETT-ANA. Taken at Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia circa October 1964.

Photo source - E D Daw collection

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ANSETT-ANA
VH-RMI
October 1964

Delivered new to ANSETT-ANA. Taken at Kingsford Smith Airport, Mascot, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia in October 1964.

Photo source - Graham Bennett collection

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ANSETT-ANA
VH-RMI
January 1965

Delivered new to ANSETT-ANA. Taken at Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia in January 1965.

Photo source - John Hopton

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ANSETT-ANA
VH-RMI
January 1965

Delivered new to ANSETT-ANA. Taken at Kingsford Smith Airport, Mascot, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia circa 1965.

Photo source - G Wilkes collection

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ANSETT-ANA
VH-RMI
January 1965

Delivered new to ANSETT-ANA. Taken at Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia circa January 1965.

Photo source - Peter Gates collection

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ANSETT-ANA
VH-RMI
August 1966

Delivered new to ANSETT-ANA. Taken at Kingsford Smith Airport, Mascot, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia in August 1966.

Photo source - Robert N Smith collection

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ANSETT-ANA
VH-RMI
August 1966

Delivered new to ANSETT-ANA. Taken at Brisbane, Queensland, Australia circa August 1966.

Photo source - Peter Gates collection

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ANSETT-ANA
VH-RMI
August 1966

Delivered new to ANSETT-ANA. Taken at Kingsford Smith Airport, Mascot, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia circa August 1966.

Photo source - Peter Gates collection

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ANSETT-ANA
VH-RMI
September 1966

Delivered new to ANSETT-ANA. Crashed in a near vertical attitude in the bush at Nadjayamba Station approx. 12 miles west of Winton Township, Queensland, Australia and about 13.5 miles short of the airfield at Winton 22 September 1966.

Photo source - Peter Gates collection

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ANSETT-ANA
VH-RMI
September 1966

Delivered new to ANSETT-ANA. Crashed in a near vertical attitude in the bush at Nadjayamba Station approx. 12 miles west of Winton Township, Queensland, Australia and about 13.5 miles short of the airfield at Winton 22 September 1966.

Photo source - Peter Gates collection

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ANSETT-ANA
VH-RMI
September 1966

Delivered new to ANSETT-ANA. Crashed in a near vertical attitude in the bush at Nadjayamba Station approx. 12 miles west of Winton Township, Queensland, Australia and about 13.5 miles short of the airfield at Winton 22 September 1966.

Photo source - Peter Gates collection

15

ANSETT-ANA
VH-RMI
April 2007

Delivered new to ANSETT-ANA. This memorial for the crew and passengers of Viscount VH-RMI also commemorates the 40th Anniversary of the crash at Nadjayamba Station, Queensland, Australia 22 September 1966. Taken at Winton Township, Queensland, Australia 23 April 2007.

Photo source - Leo Farrelly

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Photo of BEA - British European Airways Viscount G-AOJC

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