Air Tourer prototype (Mk 1) made in Australia by Ultra Light Aircraft Association of Australia, 1959. This monoplane was designed by a team led by Henry K. Millicer. Two seat single engine cantilever low wing monoplane of wooden construction. Continental A-65 engine is fitted. Paint work is yellow and white with black lining. Ten piece Perspex canopy fitted. Civil registration marking on tail "VH- FMM". The design was later put into production by the Victa Aviation Division at Bankstown, NSW as the Victa Airtourer.

The Museum received the wooden prototype VH-FMM as a donation in 1977.

Part of a collection of photographs, negatives and slides used for research by curators at Museum Victoria.

Description of Content

Front side view of the Millicer Air Tourer prototype aeroplane VH-FMM at Moorabbin Airport during flight testing. The engine is a Continental 65 horsepower unit. Test pilot for the project was Flt Lt Randall Green.

Physical Description

Black and white silver gelatin photograph.

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