Aircraft flown by Geoffrey Higges in TAA and Swissair
1958 to 1963

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Douglas DC3.
Ansett, and Trans Australia Airlines (now Qantas) based in Adelaide, South Australia.
Also a lot of time was spent on special mapping flights in the vast interior bush on the DC3 VH-DAS.
The Douglas DC6B was used by Swissair on medium and long distance Middle and Far East flights. It really struggled taking off from Karachi in the heat with a big fuel load.
It was very satisfying to get back to jets with the Sud Est Caravelle.