Even the birds were walking. VH-XBA climbs out of the murk from Runway 34L at Sydney on 7 April on her way to the clearer skies of Longreach. Photographer Robert La Roche drove all the way from the Blue Mountains to see VH-XBA fly. This is typical of Australian aviation enthusiasts who have embraced this grand old aeroplane since her arrival in Australia.
Photo: Robert La Roche (RR-001)