Melbourne, Victoria. 1959. A CA27 Sabre Mk.32 A96-994 aircraft of the Royal Australian Air Force ...

Unit Royal Australian Air Force
Place Oceania: Australia, Victoria, Melbourne
Accession Number 070122
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white, Landscape
Physical description Black & white, Landscape
Date made 1959
Conflict Period 1950-1959
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Melbourne, Victoria. 1959. A CA27 Sabre Mk.32 A96-994 aircraft of the Royal Australian Air Force flying over the city. The aircraft is being trialled by the Aircraft Research and Development Unit (ARDU) for flight evaluation of Sidewinder air-to-air missiles. Note the Melbourne Cricket Ground in the background.