Established 1998

Australian,New Zealand & Papua New Guinea Military Aircraft Serials & History

This site is devoted to providing as complete a record as possible of aircraft operated by the ADF, NZDF & PNGDF.
Included where known are brief summaries of the history and current status of aircraft employed in Australian, New Zealand & PNG Military Service.

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Bristol Fighter 
Captain Ross Smith and observer
Palestine February 1918  Sopwith Pup Replica VH-PSP/D4170 
 RAAF Museum Air Pageant 
 9 April 2006 
 (Brendan Cowan)

DAP Beaufighter A8-173 
Photo via Gordon Birkett

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Central Flying School Australian Flying Corps RAAF Series One RAAF Series Two RAAF/ADF Series Three ADF-Serials Image Gallery
Handley Page Hampden Mk I 
AT137 'UB-T'
455 Squadron RAAF, based at Leuchars in Scotland, May 1942. Highlight for Album: Learjet VH-FOX Skyhawk NZ6209 
Photo via Dave Masterson ADF-Serials Message Board
Australian Army Aviation Royal Australian Navy Aircraft of WWII RAAF & RNZAF units within the RAF Other ADF OperatedAircraft  New Zealand Serials
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Seahawk N24-015
Overpainted N24-002 serial
March 2007
Photo by Daniel Leahy Eric Douglas left   with Duke of Gloucester  August 1945 Memorial to A73-64 outside RAAF Amberley. DC-3 P2-002 
Mendi Airport 
Photo Rodger Kelly

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