Aircraft Collection

DAP Beaufort A9-141

DAP Beaufort A9-141

DAP Beaufort A9-141, an Australian built Mk VII Bomber was handed over to the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) on 29 October 1942, who assigned it the serial number A9-141.

With the dedication of a small group of volunteers and the financial support of our sponsors, Beaufort A9-141 is currently undergoing restoration to flight at Caboolture by AAHC Qld. When completed, it will be the only airworthy Australian DAP Beaufort anywhere in the world.

The Australian Aviation Heritage Centre (Qld) Inc. invites you to find out more about the progress of the restoration of Beaufort A9-141, its production and service with the RAAF.

  • Co-ordinator: Rod Theisfield
  • Commenced: 17th March 1982
  • Skills Required: Metalwork, Machining
  • Owner: In Trust with AAHC Qld Inc.
DAP Beaufort A9-141 is being restored by AAHC Qld Inc Caboolture

More About Beaufort A9-141

Read about the Wonderful History of DAP Beaufort A9-141

DAP Beaufort A9-141 - Restoration by AAHC Qld

DAP Beaufort A9-141 Cockpit at AAHC Qld Inc DAP Beaufort A9-141 forward view Gallery Thumb 3 DAP Beaufort A9-141 moves to AAHC Qld hangar DAP Beaufort A9-141 in AAHC Qld hangar DAP Beaufort A9-141 engine detail DAP Beaufort A9-141 wing restoration by AAHC Qld Inc Gallery Thumb 9 DAP Beaufort A9-141 wing restoration by AAHC Qld volunteer
Each Donation of $100 is equal to 5 hrs of Quality Restoration Work!