New Zealand Catalina
Preservation Society Inc
Saving New Zealand's aviation past for future generations
The New Zealand Catalina Preservation Society is focused on the preservation and operation of New Zealand's only PBY-5A "Catalina" twin-engine World War Two Canso amphibious flying boat, ZK-PBY. This is one of only a few operational Catalina's left in the world
There are two types of membership of the Society:
Full Membership and
DON'T FORGET WE ARE A CHARITABLE TRUST AND ALL DONATIONS ARE ELIGIBLE FOR TAX DEDUCTIONS.
Maintaining the Catalina for future generations to enjoy is an expensive operation. we greatly appreciate any financial help that you are able to provide. Please click on the link above.
* To preserve, in airworthy condition, a WWII-veteran Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina flying boat, similar to the aircraft operated by the Royal New Zealand Air Force between 1943 to 1953, as an Aviation Heritage project for the community benefit of New Zealand by: