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Photographs of aircraft and items of interest relating to the old Baragwanath airfield.

Click on links in the table below for other decades.
GALLERY 1960-1969
Beechcraft D18S ZS-BVR
The aircraft was written off at Balfour 12 February 1967
Photograph: Frits Boer. Date on reverse of photo is 1964
South African Airways Boeing 707, ZS-CKD "Cape Town", performing a low-level fly-past at the Baragwanath Air Show, 24 June, 1967.
Photograph: Frits Boer
South African Airways Boeing 707, ZS-CKD "Cape Town", performing a low-level fly-past at the Baragwanath Air Show, 24 June, 1967.
Photograph: Frits Boer
de Havilland DH.114 Heron ZS-DLO
Photograph: Frits Boer. Date on reverse of photo is 1964
de Havilland DH.114 Heron ZS-DLO
Photograph: Frits Boer. Date on reverse of photo is 1964
Zlin Z-226T ZS-EID with "Nick" Turvey at the Baragwanath Air Show 24 June 1967
Roland Archer Nicholas Turvey (16 November 1931-26 March 2006)
Photograph: Frits Boer
Breezy ZS-UDH at the Baragwanath Air Show 24 June 1967. The inscription on the tail reads "finn der Merwe"
Photograph: Frits Boer
Breezy ZS-UDH at the Baragwanath Air Show 24 June 1967. The inscription on the tail reads "finn der Merwe"
Photograph: Frits Boer
1960/01/28 British Prime Minister, Maurice Harold Macmillan, lands at Baragwanath Airport. He was on an African Tour http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harold_Macmillan

Also http://filestore.nationalarchives.gov.uk/pdfs/small/cab-129-101-c-66.pdf
1967/06/24 African Mirror Newsreel of the 24 June 1967 Baragwanath Air Display Link to YouTube
1968/06/22 Baragwanath Air Display Programme 22 June 1968 Download PDF
1969/07/26 Baragwanath Air Display Programme 26 July 1969 Download PDF
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South African Airways Boeing 707, ZS-CKD "Cape Town", performing a low-level fly-past at the Baragwanath Air Show, 24 June, 1967.
Photograph: Dave Milne
FURTHER READING AND ITEMS OF INTEREST
de Havilland DH.82A Tiger Moth c/n 84997 ZS-DGA
"Wing Walker" at the Air Display at Baragwanath Aerodrome, 24 June 1967.
Photograph: Frits Boer collection