Warbirds Online had the opportunity to view the progress on the restoration of DHC4 Caribou A4-228 by the Australian Aviation Heritage Centre Qld at Caboolture. The Caribou has now gone on display in its purpose built compound at Caboolture Airfield. The aircraft is now fully fenced off in its high tech enclosure and has been […]
Warbirds Online has been created by aviation enthusiasts, for aviation enthusiasts with a unique focus on Australian Warbirds, historic aviation, warbird operations, including military and ex-military aviation and Warbird restoration projects. We focus on the people involved in preserving historic Warbirds as well as current aircraft owners, aircraft restorers and historians. We feature news, articles and images as well as a host of interesting aviation material on the restoration of historic Warbirds, particularly in Australia .
Since Warbirds Online last reported on the restoration of Supermarine Spitfire HF Mk. IXb MH415 in March 2017, a huge amount of work has been completed in a short time. When we last visited the aircraft the fuselage frames were being assembled in the purpose built jig and most of the stringers were being put […]Australian Warbirds, Historic Aircraft, Warbird Restoration Projects, Warbirds
Warbirds Online reports on the progress Greg Batts has made on CAC Boomerang CA-12 A46-54 at Archerfield in Queensland. Since our last visit the largest milestone achieved is the refitting of the wings which allows for the completion of some of the wiring, control routing, flap set up and hydraulic components finalizing. The wing reconnection […]Australian Warbirds, Historic Aircraft, RAAF historic aircraft, Warbird Restoration Projects, Warbirds