No. 4295. de Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover 1 (VH-DHA c/n DHA5001)
Photographed at Bankstown, New Sourth Wales, Australia, ca. 1948, by Milton Kent
Hopton No. p1235-0031
Built at Bankstown, and registered as VH-DHA, this prototype made its
first flight in the hands of company test pilot Brian 'Blackjack'
Walker on January 23, 1948. Between October 28, 1948 and June 23, 1949
it was loaned to the RAAF and tested by the Aircraft Research and
Development Unit (ARDU) at Laverton, Victoria.
Created June 5, 2005