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closely observed planes - Singapore early 1960's
Ready for another ‘Butt P’ | Valetta VW863 | RAF Changi June 1962
Valetta VW863 of 52 Sqdn from Butterworth being ‘turned around’ at Changi on 15th June 1962. Crewed by Pilot Flt.Lt. G. Johnston, it carried out an airtest at Changi before undertaking a ‘Fed Ambulance’ flight from Changi to Ipoh. It is seen here after it’s return to Changi being prepared for the flight back to it's base at Butterworth. VW836 required another airtest again at Butterworth on the 17th before doing a ‘Butt P’ passenger flight from Butterworth to Malacca on the 18th, carrying on to Changi and then straight back to Butterworth under the crew of Fg.Off. A. Price. On the 19th she did a ‘Special’; going Butterworth to Changi and Seletar then to Malacca, before returning to Butterworth with the same pilot.