A rather shabby Hudson VH-AGJ at Prestwick, Scotland where it arrived from Sydney on 4 May 1973. The aircraft is waiting for the airfield to dry out at its final destination Strathallan Airfield near Auchterardar where it was ferried on 10 May 1973. This was to be the aircraft's last flight. The aeroplane was painted in the Adastra orange scheme in 1970 so it is surprising that the paint is in such poor condition just three years later. Ferry pilot, Lionel Van Praag, remarked that the aircraft "leaked like a sieve" which probably explains what appears to be white sealant around the windows. Picture: Ron Cuskelly Collection (AI515)
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