HOPTON COLLECTION
No. 6169. Commonwealth CA-27 Sabre Mk.31 (A94-936 c/n 27-36) Royal Australian Air Force
Photographed at RAAF Base Williams - Laverton, Victoria, Australia, September 19, 1966, by John Hopton
Hopton No. p5200-0433

Commonwealth CA-27 Sabre Mk.31

04/30/2011. Fitted with a British-built Avon, this aircraft was delivered on April 30, 1956. A month later, May 29, it was transferred to No. 78 Wing, on November 19, 1958 to No. 75 Squadron, on February 24, 1961 to No. 81 Wing, while it is pictured above when assigned to No.2 Operational Conversion Unit (2OCU) at RAAF Base Williamtown, New South Wales. View also photo 4781.

Created February 28, 2007