Tag Archives: Flying

Goodbye Fred

For 27 years, Super King Air 200 VH-MSZ has been transporting patients, doctors and flight nurses from our Broken Hill Base. The aircraft, purchased in 1986, was renamed ‘Fred McKay’ in honour of Rev Dr Fred McKay, AC, CMG, OBE. … Continue reading

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Flying 4 The Doctors: Survival Training Part 1

Jeremy Rowsell has been going through some rigorous and intense survival training in preparation for the Flying 4 The Doctors flight across the Pacific Ocean. There are obvious risks when a pilot attempts to emulate Charles Kingsford Smith’s 1928 trans-Pacific … Continue reading

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Dental initiative check up

Local Menindee lads line up for mouthguards The great new dental initiative we told you about in an earlier post – free mouthguards in team colours – encouraged 80 children to get their teeth checked, most from Menindee in far northern NSW. It was … Continue reading

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