15 results found
Registration / Serial:OO-VGW
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Delta Air Transport - DAT
C/n (msn):474
City / Airport:Antwerp - Deurne (EBAW / ANR)Map
Country:Belgium
Photo Date:10 April 1976
Photo by:Danny GrewContact
Photo ID:165702
View count: 29
To Air Sea Service in July 1976 as HB-IMU.
Registration / Serial:OO-VGW
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Delta Air Transport - DAT
C/n (msn):474
City / Airport:Antwerp - Deurne (EBAW / ANR)
Photo Date:10 April 1976
Photo by:Danny GrewContact
Registration / Serial:N102KA
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
C/n (msn):431
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:May 1973
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Photo ID:145627
View count: 69
Previously VH-BZF and still wearing her Airlines of South Australia basic livery, destined for Cambodian Air Services. On display at Siam Park City theme park, Khan Na Yao, Bangkok by 1994. Scanned from a print by Gordon Reid.
Registration / Serial:N102KA
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
C/n (msn):431
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)
Photo Date:May 1973
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:LN-MAM
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Nor-Fly Charter
C/n (msn):472
City / Airport:Rotterdam / The Hague (EHRD / RTM)Map
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:1977 to 1979
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Photo ID:145075
View count: 34
Registration / Serial:LN-MAM
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Nor-Fly Charter
C/n (msn):472
City / Airport:Rotterdam / The Hague (EHRD / RTM)
Photo Date:1977 to 1979
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Registration / Serial:HB-IMU
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Air Sea Services
C/n (msn):474
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)Map
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:1977 to 1979
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Photo ID:133390
View count: 37
Registration / Serial:HB-IMU
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Air Sea Services
C/n (msn):474
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
Photo Date:1977 to 1979
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Registration / Serial:YU-ADO
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:JAT - Yugoslav Airlines
C/n (msn):470
City / Airport:Belgrade - Nikola Tesla (LYBE / BEG)Map
Country:Serbia
Photo Date:10 June 2010
Photo by:Peter de JongContact
Photo ID:91546
View count: 48
The 'four-engined' CV-440, mocked-up for a film, sitting at BEG. The JAT titles are reappearing through the fading paint.
Registration / Serial:YU-ADO
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:JAT - Yugoslav Airlines
C/n (msn):470
City / Airport:Belgrade - Nikola Tesla (LYBE / BEG)
Photo Date:10 June 2010
Photo by:Peter de JongContact
Registration / Serial:N411GA
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Sunbird Air
C/n (msn):472
City / Airport:Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (KFLL / FLL)Map
Region / Country:Florida, United States
Photo Date:1987 to 1989
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Photo ID:81144
View count: 39
Registration / Serial:N411GA
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Sunbird Air
C/n (msn):472
City / Airport:Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (KFLL / FLL)
Photo Date:1987 to 1989
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Registration / Serial:N411GA
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Laredo Air
C/n (msn):472
City / Airport:Laredo - International (KLRD / LRD)Map
Region / Country:Texas, United States
Photo Date:9 December 1995
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Photo ID:79690
View count: 31
Registration / Serial:N411GA
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Laredo Air
C/n (msn):472
City / Airport:Laredo - International (KLRD / LRD)
Photo Date:9 December 1995
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Registration / Serial:YU-ADO
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:JAT - Yugoslav Airlines
C/n (msn):470
City / Airport:Belgrade - Nikola Tesla (LYBE / BEG)Map
Country:Serbia
Photo Date:23 August 2013
Photo by:Joop de GrootContact
Photo ID:59304
View count: 24
In the past two additional fake engines were fitted for some local movie.
Registration / Serial:YU-ADO
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:JAT - Yugoslav Airlines
C/n (msn):470
City / Airport:Belgrade - Nikola Tesla (LYBE / BEG)
Photo Date:23 August 2013
Photo by:Joop de GrootContact
Registration / Serial:N8423H
Fleetnumber:23H
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Allegheny Airlines
C/n (msn):24
City / Airport:Pittsburgh - International (KPIT / PIT)Map
Region / Country:Pennsylvania, United States
Photo Date:March 1967
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Photo ID:28597
View count: 108
Delivered to Hawaiin as CV340-36 N5506K. Sold to Allegheny and converted to CV440. and then to CV580 and rr N5834. Other regns include N585PL, C-FAVF, and N584E.
Registration / Serial:N8423H
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Allegheny Airlines
C/n (msn):24
City / Airport:Pittsburgh - International (KPIT / PIT)
Photo Date:March 1967
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Registration / Serial:N3437
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Braniff International Airways
C/n (msn):453
City / Airport:Minneapolis / Saint Paul - International / Wold-Chamberlain Field (KMSP / MSP)Map
Region / Country:Minnesota, United States
Photo Date:December 1958
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Photo ID:24115
View count: 49
This aircraft was unique in the Braniff Convair fleet in having the longer "Convair Nose" rather than the "pimple" radar nose fitted to other aircraft.
Registration / Serial:N3437
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Braniff International Airways
C/n (msn):453
City / Airport:Minneapolis / Saint Paul - International / Wold-Chamberlain Field (KMSP / MSP)
Photo Date:December 1958
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:N847TA
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Air Sea Services
C/n (msn):474
City / Airport:Miami - Opa-locka Executive (KOPF / OPF)Map
Region / Country:Florida, United States
Photo Date:October 1980
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21153
View count: 42
Lovely line-up of propliners. Behind are Convairs from Aero B Venezuela and LAGE. The Air Sea 440 served as HB-IMU having previously been OO-VGW with DAT and CA+031/12+04 of the WGAF. To Mexico in 5.81 and seen in service in the late 1990s with AeroCedros at Ensenada but latterly scrapped
Registration / Serial:N847TA
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Air Sea Services
C/n (msn):474
City / Airport:Miami - Opa-locka Executive (KOPF / OPF)
Photo Date:October 1980
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:XA-JBR
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Interestatal de Aviacion
C/n (msn):495
City / Airport:San Antonio - International (KSAT / SAT)Map
Region / Country:Texas, United States
Photo Date:October 1980
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:20714
View count: 34
I have another photo of this Convair, from 1971 when she was in service with Iberia as EC-APZ. Delivered to the Spanish flag carrier in 10.59, leased to Lineas Aereas de Guinea Ecuatorial 1972-76 and sold by Atlas Aircraft to Mexico in 1980. Last recorded as stored in poor condition at Houston-Hooks Field having reverted to the Atlas reg N829TA
Registration / Serial:XA-JBR
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Interestatal de Aviacion
C/n (msn):495
City / Airport:San Antonio - International (KSAT / SAT)
Photo Date:October 1980
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:YU-ADO
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
C/n (msn):470
City / Airport:Belgrade - Nikola Tesla (LYBE / BEG)Map
Country:Serbia
Photo Date:July 1990
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:19971
View count: 39
The world's only four-engined Convair propliner! Stored for the Belgrade Air Museum, this bizarre conversion was mocked-up for a film. Shot taken from the cockpit of the Electra freighter in which I was flying
Registration / Serial:YU-ADO
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
C/n (msn):470
City / Airport:Belgrade - Nikola Tesla (LYBE / BEG)
Photo Date:July 1990
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:EC-APZ
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Iberia
C/n (msn):495
City / Airport:Almería (LEAM / LEI)Map
Country:Spain
Photo Date:April 1971
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:19192
View count: 40
Evening departure to MAD
Registration / Serial:EC-APZ
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Iberia
C/n (msn):495
City / Airport:Almería (LEAM / LEI)
Photo Date:April 1971
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:D-ACEK
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Lufthansa
C/n (msn):470
City / Airport:Munich - Riem (EDDM / MUC) (closed)Map
Country:Germany
Photo Date:30 July 1965
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:18643
View count: 57
Operated by Lufthansa from March 1961 until sale to JAT as YU-ADO in April 1968.
Registration / Serial:D-ACEK
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Lufthansa
C/n (msn):470
City / Airport:Munich - Riem (EDDM / MUC) (closed)
Photo Date:30 July 1965
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact