Aircraft [Short S45 Solent Mk 4 Aranui ZK-AMO]
Short Brothers and Harland Limited, Manufacturer; Tasman Empire Airways Limited, Commissioned by;
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Tasman Empire Airways Limited, Commissioned by
Four-engine, long range commercial and passenger Flying Boat. The hull is an alloy two-stop planing bottom divided into watertight compartments by vertical bulkheads.
The aircraft is powered by four Bristol Hercules 733 engines. The carrying capacity of the aircraft is 42 day passengers and crew.
Toilet units: 3 on lower deck, the portside unit including a ladies powder room. One large upper deck galley for meal preparations and limited cooking.
Flight crew: Captain - First Officer - Navigation Officer - Radio Officer Flight Engineer Officer.
Cabin crew: 2 Flight Stewards, 1 Flight Stewardess.
Aranui Teal New Zealand Royal Mail Insignia Painted
YOUR LIFEBELT IS STOWED UNDER YOUR SEAT Printed
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