Tag Archive: Avro Anson

Aug 01 2012

Avro Anson Mk I MH120 flies again in New Zealand

Bill Reid took his Avro Anson Mk I up for its first flight on July 18 at Nelson Airport in New Zealand, after a ten-year restoration effort. The uneventful first flight lasted 45 minutes and was followed by another one-hour flight on the same day. This is th first time an Avro Anson Mk I …

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May 10 2012

Avro Anson Mk I to fly again in New Zealand

An Avro Anson in flight at Duxford (Photo Feggy Art (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0))

A 1936 Avro Anson Mk I should fly again in the near future in New Zealand, after a 10-year restoration by Bill and Robyn Reid. Read more about the project on stuff.co.nz (includes a video of engine testing).

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