Ansett Short Sandringham VH-BRC at Lyttleton in November 1957. This was after the end of Ansett's Chathams' service, the aircraft being in New Zealand fliming for a Cinerama movie. Note the large camera turret installed in the bow hatch. Photo : P Sheehan Collection
Schneider Trophy special: Baltimore, 1925 In 1924, the Trophy was put on display in New York, and America began preparations for that years competition. Then in an unprecedented display of sportsmanship, following Italy and Britain’s withdrawal due to incomplete aircraft, the US decided to postpone the competition until the following year.