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DC3 - P2-ANQ - Post Courier - The Drum - 13th July 2007
PNG's Post Courier - p2 13 Jul 2007 "The Drum"
After more than 20 years in the air the Air Niugini DC3 located at PX HQ / Gateway Hotel finally landed. The ground crew expect a not so speedy turn around before being hoisted back in the air sometime at the end of this month. The old plane was being given a good scrub down.
2007 -- Lifting the plane 1 - 2
Original Colour and B & W Photos of moving the DC3 (P2-ANQ) into location near PX HQ opposite the Gateway Hotel at Jackson's Airport Seven-mile Port Moresby
The last major restoration, before July 2007, was carried out by AIR NIUGINI Engineering Workshops in December 1986
Washing the DC3 - Feb 2001
There are four (4) commerative plaques mounted on the poles that hold the plane.