Airworthy 1944 PBY-5A Catalina
Serial number CV357 Built March 1944.
Manufacturer: Canadian Vickers
Registration: ZK-PBY previously Z-CAT, CF-JCV.
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