TAA - VH-TBB at Madang, PNG

via Papua New Guinea

TAA - Trans Australia Airlines

The picture below shows aircraft used by TAA in Papua New Guinea. The photograph was taken in 1964 by Kevin Lock

In the early years in the Territory of PNG (TPNG) Trans Australia Airlines was identified as TAA Sunbird Services
- as can be seen in the picture below. When the mainland name became known as TAA The Nations Jetline
the PNG name was known as TAA - Airlines of New Guinea.

Thanks to Leighton Passant for the information about the name of TAA within PNG.

This plane was registered as VH-TBB (Madang Airport 1964)
Thanks to Kevin Lock for the photograph

Airlines of PNG History - Air Niugini History



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Created 19 Oct, 2005
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