Catalina flies again in New-Zealand

Catalina takes offAnd we’re off!!! Here’s a video of the Catalina Flying Boat taking off on its first flight in four years after a major refurbishment. See the Catalina’s first major display since the refurbishment at Warbirds Over Wanaka 2016!

Posted by Warbirds Over Wanaka on Monday, February 29, 2016

The New Zealand Catalina Preservation Society’s PBY Catalina (ZK-PBY) took back to the air on February 28, after a thorough four year refurbishment and the application of a new paint scheme.

The aircraft will be displayed at the Warbirds over Wanaka airshow from March 25 to 27.

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