A&DHS MEETINGS

Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month (except January) usually at the Commercial Club Albury commencing at 7.30 pm. Visitors and guests are always welcome.
Next Meeting: Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at 7.30 pm
Venue: 
Commercial Club Albury.
Topic:
Russ Jacob, project manager for the Uiver restoration project, will give us a brief history of the McPherson Robertson Air Race from England to Melbourne in 1934, the story of some of the other competitors in the race, and the aftermath of the race.
He will go on to outline the history of the Uiver Restoration Project’s Douglas DC2 in the US with Eastern Airlines and subsequent service in the RAAF. His talk will also cover the continuing story of the DC2 after WWII and its relocation to Albury.
Importantly the recent history of the restoration and its current progress, including the move to a new hangar and the exciting plans for the future.
Speaker:  Russ Jacob