Mystery Photo No 53

Mystery Photo No.53 shows an Aussie A4G Skyhawk on the catapult, ready for launch. 

Can you tell the webmaster the historic significance of this photograph, what was the date, and, for a gold star, the name of the pilot (yes, that’s not a trick question)!

Use the ‘Contact Us’ form at the bottom of the page to submit your thoughts, quoting MP53 please. 


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