No. 5320. North American NA-109 P-51D Mustang IV (A68-1001 c/n 109-26926) Royal Australian Air Force
Photographed at Laverton, Victoria, Australia, ca. 1947-49, from CAC
Hopton No. p5200-0327
05/15/2006. Remarks by John Hopton: "Built for the USAAF as 44-13293, this was the only '-NA' P-51 variant in Australia, and the only camouflaged Mustang on charge to the RAAF. It was acquired as a production comparison aircraft for testing against local construction. It was also used in CAC's CA-15 program and was scrapped on October 8, 1951.
Created May 15, 2006