ZK-COV   c/n 1602
COV on the day of it's first flight at Rongotai 15th November 1965
                                       © Allan Wooller

COV captured at Timaru 12th March 1966        © Peter Lewis

COV working off Ardlogie strip, Waimate, South Canterbury.
The airstrip faces down into the Hakataramea Valley and these were
taken on a frosty morning in the early 1970's, exact date unknown.

                                 all © Craig Powell

Timaru 11th November 1970        © Dave Bates

Washdyke 25th October 1971        © Dave Bates

Washdyke 25th October 1971       © Dave Bates

Washdyke 3rd March 1972        © Don Noble

Timaru 9th March 1974       Dave Bates

Timaru 24th March 1974        © Don Noble

Waimate 4th January 1975        © Don Noble

More photos and info here:
Imported by Hawker-Siddeley, Wellington, 16/07/1965, ff 15/11/1965
To Auster Air Services, Timaru, 19/11/1965
Based at Waimate, flown by Eric Gawler until February 1971, then Arthur Rudge
To Airwork (NZ) Ltd., Christchurch, 16/05/1974
Crashed near Cave, 01/03/1975
Arthur Rudge & 8 year old passenger Michael Jones fatally injured
Written off.