VH-OHD at Hobart harbour, one year on.

USS Tripoli (LHA-7) in background.

Photo: Peter Muir © 12 November 2022 - Aird Archives
VH-OHD some recent shots at Hobart.
Photos: Lance Higgerson © 06 November 2021 - Aird Archives
VH-OHD now in Tasmania.
Photos: via Henry Ellis, Above and Beyond © 29 August 2018
VH-OHD at Hamilton Island, QLD.
Photos: via Brad Graves © 28 May 2016
N97FW at Kenmore, next stop, Hamilton Island, QLD.
Photos: Neil Aird © 16 July 2015
N97FW back at Moosehead Lake, Greenville, Maine.
Photos: J. G. Handleman © 07 September 2012
N97FW visits Simbury, CT.
Photo: Tom Hildreth © 20 September 2010
N97FW visiting Greenville, Maine, for the "Splash-In".
Photos: Nathan Bonyun © 12 September 2009
N97FW visiting Candlelight Airport, CT.
Photos: John Mastro © 19 October 2008
Photo: Unknown photographer © www image.
N97FW at North Canaan, CT.
Photo: John Mastro © 2003
ZK-CMU visits Smithers, BC on her North American travels.
Photo: Dirk Septer © August 1997
ZK-CMU after rebuild by Wrightair.
Photo: © Frank Wright
ZK-CMU of Float Air Picton.
Photo: J. A. Morrow © 03 December 1994 - Aird Archives
ZK-CMU a beached beauty.
Photo: © Richard London  -  Lenn Bayliss Collection
ZK-CMU dockside at Picton.
Photo: L Gautschi © April 1991 - Aird Archives
Photo: Unknown photographer © - Lenn Bayliss Collection
ZK-CMU minus that all important tailwheel, at Gisborne.
Photo: Don Noble © 28 December 1973 - via Kiwibeavers





Hawker Siddeley (New Zealand) Ltd., Delivered 26-Apr-1965. First Flight 21-Jul-1965.

ZK-CMU Fieldair Ltd., Gisborne, NZ. Regd 23-Jul-1965.

ZK-CMU Fieldair Holdings (Central) Ltd., Palmerston North, NZ. Regd 18-Nov-1980.

ZK-CMU Fieldair Holdings Ltd., Palmerston North, NZ. Regd 30-Mar-1984. w.f.u. 28-Oct-1984 and stored at Gisborne (dismantled).

ZK-CMU Float-Air, Picton (1981) Ltd., Picton, South Island, NZ. Operated by Flying Dolphin Service, Regd 05-Aug-1990.

ZK-CMU Float-Air Picton (1984) Ltd., Picton, South Island, NZ..

ZK-CMU Frank Wright, Tauranga, NZ. Regd 15-May-1996 for rebuild and eventual export. Canx 23-Jul-1997.

Airworthiness date: 18-Aug-1997. Category – Normal.

N97FW F. E. Wright, Gardnerville, NV. Regd 28-Aug-1997.

N97FW Barnstormer Classic Aviation Inc., Fairfield, CT. Regd 10-Dec-1997. Canx 15-May-2015* on to Australia.

* Still at Kenmore Air, expected to be shipped end Aug-2015.

Note: 13,270 hours (also reported 13,529.7 hrs).

VH-OHD Registered Operator -  Whitsunday Air Services, Hamilton Island, QLD. • Regd 12-May-2016. • Registration Holder  -  Sky Business Ltd., Hamilton Island, QLD.

VH-OHD Tasmanian Seaplanes Pty., Ltd.,(Above and Beyond Tasmania), Meadowbank, TAS. Regd 28-Aug-2018.