07/31/2011. The F-28F Falcon was a utility version of the F-28A with rotor disk diameter increased by 2 ft (0.61 m) to 34 ft (10.36 m), wide single-piece windshield, pedestal type instrument panel for improved visibility, improved accessibility, simplified maintenance, enhanced turbocharger and new throttle correlator. Fitted with the 225 hp Lycoming HIO-360-F1AD engine the F-28F gained its Type Certificate in January 1981.
The pictured aircraft was produced in 1982 and was first registered in Australia on October 8 of that year. As of January 1, 2010 the aircraft is registered to Christine Maree Lalor of Eden Park, Victoria, and operated by Neit Pty. Ltd. of Jerilderie, New South Wales.