Life in Australia: Perth

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Life in Australia: Perth screen title.

Documentary (1965)

Eric Thompson (Productor)
Henry Lewes (Director)
Volk Mol (Photography)
Gordon Wraxall (Recording)
Laurie Lewis (Music)

Episode of the Life in Australia series.
This series was made to encourage immigration to Australia and to highlight the various social activities, employment and educational opportunities and lifestyles of the various cities and regional centres throughout Australia. This film shows a picture of life in the West Australian capital of Perth in the mid 1960s.

Also from this series:
Australian Commonwealth Film Unit

Lockheed NC-121K Constellation

Landing in the background at Perth Airport (PER/YPPH), Boeing 727-76 from TAA listed below.

Lockheed NC-121K Constellation of the US Navy.

Boeing 727-76

Registration VH-TJA, c/n 18741-72. Delivered new to TAA-Trans Australia Airlines on September 1964, named James Cook. Sold to InternationalAir Leases in October 1976 and registered N91891. Leased to Air Florida as N40AT in January 1977. Sold to Continental Air Lines in July 1977 re-registered N18480. Withdrawn from service and stored at Mojave in July 1991. The aircraft was crapped in August 1993.
Wearing THE NATION'S JETLINE livery.

Reg.VH-TJA Boeing 727-76 James Cook of TAA-Trans Australia Airlines.
Reg.VH-TJA Boeing 727-76 James Cook of TAA-Trans Australia Airlines.

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