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:
http://www.dhc-2.com/cn1602.html
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.