Back in October the HARS Catalina (Felix) set off north to participate in the Rathmines Catalina Festival. Unfortunately Felix experienced an engine problem that forced a diversion to Rutherford (near Maitland) for an extended stay. The Catalina team performed a precautionary engine change and the team brought her home an Saturday 10 February 2018.
Aviation Spotters Online covered the story of the recovery and the trip home, with some stunning photos. Check out the story here.