Author: John Sambrooks

Wallaby Airlines | 35 Squadron | RAAF Transport Flight Vietnam

Weary Wallaby

Weary Wallaby

May 20, 2018 0

Jim Mercer

Hi All With deep regret, I inform off the passing of Jim Mercer. Jim served with wallaby Airlines. November 1965 to July1966 Jim was an engine fitter /loadmaster. Born 16/10/39 passed 16/05/18 There was no Funeral at Jim request. Jim had dementia plus Liver and heart problems. Hilda his partner of 38 years told me…
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May 20, 2018 0

Wallaby Airlines Lunch Meetup

Hi Everyone, Don’t forget about the Wallaby Airlines Lunch Meetup. At Jade Buddha Bar & Kitchen on the Second Thursday of Each Month. Click the link to register: Check out our facebook page! Follow it to be added to the closed discussion group to keep in touch and find us when for the next…
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May 15, 2018 0

Wallaby Airlines Tie

I have ordered 50 Ties – they will be available in 3-4 weeks, 30 have been sold already. They sell for $25 each. Click here to view: WA Tie Design

May 15, 2018 0


April 6, 2018 0

NEWS UPDATE 11/03/18

Here are two links: Have patience as this is a big file it could take 2 minutes – to an hour to download. The links are safe to download from, if it asks you to install dropbox or adobe – click yes and install. Regards, John Sambrooks RTFV-35SQN

March 11, 2018 0
9 Sqn chopper

A Brief History of 9 SQN Vietnam

Hello John,             Thank you for sending that report to me.  It makes for interesting reading.  It also records, (rightfully so) that the last 12 to 18 months were probably the most difficult for the squadron and its maintenance.  It was in early October 1971 that the squadron moved out of the “Kanga Pad” and…
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March 1, 2018 0


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February 24, 2018 0


I have returned from a cruise to PNG in the Solomon Islands when I was in PNG I contacted CELLITILIUS attended the on (003)

February 7, 2018 0
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