Slingsby T31 Tutor ZK-GAU


History:

 Built in 1956 for Tauranga Gliding Club

 Sold to Whakatane GC in 1958 with 166 hrs and 1077 flights

 1963 it had a "crash" landing on a fence and then got repaired at Airepairs, Hastings

 Sold to Ohakea GC in 1971 with 884 hrs and 4700 flights

 Sold to Jevon Snowden in 1977 with 1400 hrs and 8666 flights

 Given to Norfolk 2006 with a total of 1431 hrs and 8775 flights

 Last flown 1981

Update. ZK-GAU is now back to full flying status and is certainly better than new . It has achieved many enjoyable flights by both members of Norfolk Aviation Sports Club Taranaki , her home , and the members of Vintage Kiwi when they arrive - on mass for their annual fly in during Easter.


  THIS AIRCRAFT HAS BEEN FULLY OVERHAULED AND RETURNED TO   FLYING STATUS

Photo coming soon

Photo coming soon

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