Serial #: WZ898
Construction #: 12755
Sea Venom FAW.53
Last info: 2011
Ordered for Royal Australian Navy, 1951.
Built at de Havilland Aircraft Company Ltd., Christchurch, completed Feb. 08, 1955.
Delivered to Royal Australian Navy as WZ898 (later N4-898).
- BOC: Feb. 10, 1955.
- SOC: 1979.
- Coded 862/863/874.
- Damaged Oct. 22, 1957 during landing.
- Tranferred to HMAS Nirimba, 1970
Used as an Apprentice training aid, 1970-1974.
- Put up for disposal, 1979.
Queensland Air Museum, Caloundra Airport, Queensland, Australia, July 25-1979-2011.
- Fitted with tail from WZ910.
- Displayed as 862/M.