Saturday 10 November 2012

Opening of Dona Bridge (Mozambique)

 The opening of the bridge across the Zambesi at Dona Ana, 7th June, 1936. Our picture shows left to right:— Mr. D. Patterson, Genera! Manager, Beira Port Works, Mr. Learmouth, Resident Engineer, Capt. J. A. C. Florence. The aircraft is the famous Leopard Moth, VP-YAT.

Extracted and recompiled by Eddy Norris from the November 1961 (Vol 3) (No.11) SCAANER publication of Central African Airways which was made availabe by Dave Vermaak. Thanks Dave

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