Eastern Aircraft (Grumman) FM-2 Wildcat

N5833 (BuNo 86819)


Taken at Tauranga Airport, 23 March, 2002. "Will that be all sir..." Engineer Ray Mulqueen fisnishes topping up the tank while pilot Dave Morss slips into the cockpit ready to depart to Ardmore. The hangar silhouetted in the background dates back to WWII when Tauranga was an RNZAF station.

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