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Photograph - Victa Airtourer VH-MVA, Australia, 1962 Image Reg. No: MM 112498

Summary:
Part of a collection of photographs, negatives and slides used for research by curators at Museum Victoria.
Description:
Black and white silver gelatin photograph.
Description Of Content:
Rear quarter view of Victa Airtourer prototype aeroplane on a runway. VH-MVA is an all-metal version of the wooden Millicer Air Tourer and the prototype for the Victa Airtourer 100.
Acknowledgement:
Source: Museum Victoria
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 164 mm (Height), 215 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: museum history, aeroplanes, mechanical engineering, aircraft manufacturing, aircraft, air transport, aeronautics, aviation pioneers, test flights, aircraft manufacture
Themes this item is part of: Millicer Air Tourer Prototype VH-FMM, Engineering Collection, Images & Image Making Collection
Primary Classification: AIR TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Aircraft
Tertiary Classification: propeller aircraft - experimental
Inscriptions: Printed in black text on front of photograph: 'Science Museum of Victoria'

Printed in black ink on back of photograph: 'SCIENCE MUSEUM OF VICTORIA / PHOTOGRAPHIC SECTION / PERMISSION TO REPRODUCE MUST BE OBTAINED / AND ACKNOWLEDGEMENT MADE. / NEGATIVE No.'

Hand written in black ink on back of photograph: '8500 B.'
Model Name/Number: Airtourer 100
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Australia, circa 1961
Designer: Mr Henry Millicer, Victoria, Australia, 1952
Manufacturer: Victa Consolidated Industries Pty Ltd, Milperra, New South Wales, Australia

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