17 results found
Registration / Serial:N867TA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Anchorage - Ted Stevens International (PANC / ANC)Map
Region / Country:Alaska, United States
Photo Date:27 September 2000
Photo by:StreepContact
Photo ID:241291Submit Correction
View count: 22
One of the two Swingtail DC-6's of Northern Air Cargo. Crashed in Northern Alaska in september 2001.
Registration / Serial:N867TA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Anchorage - Ted Stevens International (PANC / ANC)
Photo Date:27 September 2000
Photo by:StreepContact
Registration / Serial:N867TA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Anchorage - Ted Stevens International (PANC / ANC)Map
Region / Country:Alaska, United States
Photo Date:27 September 2000
Photo by:StreepContact
Photo ID:241291Submit Correction
View count: 22
One of the two Swingtail DC-6's of Northern Air Cargo. Crashed in Northern Alaska in september 2001.
Registration / Serial:N867TA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Anchorage - Ted Stevens International (PANC / ANC)
Photo Date:27 September 2000
Photo by:StreepContact
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar-Air
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)Map
Country:Finland
Photo Date:November 1973
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Photo ID:175907Submit Correction
View count: 57
[Nikkormat FTn + Nikkor 50mm/2]
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar-Air
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
Photo Date:November 1973
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar-Air
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)Map
Country:Finland
Photo Date:November 1973
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Photo ID:175907Submit Correction
View count: 57
[Nikkormat FTn + Nikkor 50mm/2]
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar-Air
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
Photo Date:November 1973
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar-Air
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)Map
Country:Finland
Photo Date:26 May 1978
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Photo ID:145067Submit Correction
View count: 73
Nikkormat FTn, Nikkor 50/2.
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar-Air
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
Photo Date:26 May 1978
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar-Air
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)Map
Country:Finland
Photo Date:26 May 1978
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Photo ID:145067Submit Correction
View count: 73
Nikkormat FTn, Nikkor 50/2.
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar-Air
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
Photo Date:26 May 1978
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar Air
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)Map
Country:Finland
Photo Date:November 1973
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Photo ID:140929Submit Correction
View count: 88
Nikkormat FTn, Nikkor 50/2
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar Air
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
Photo Date:November 1973
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar Air
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)Map
Country:Finland
Photo Date:November 1973
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Photo ID:140929Submit Correction
View count: 88
Nikkormat FTn, Nikkor 50/2
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar Air
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
Photo Date:November 1973
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar-Air
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)Map
Country:Finland
Photo Date:28 August 1977
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Photo ID:129008Submit Correction
View count: 110
Above: Hughes 300-269C OH-HIY
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar-Air
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
Photo Date:28 August 1977
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar-Air
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)Map
Country:Finland
Photo Date:28 August 1977
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Photo ID:129008Submit Correction
View count: 110
Above: Hughes 300-269C OH-HIY
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar-Air
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
Photo Date:28 August 1977
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Registration / Serial:N867TA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Anchorage - Ted Stevens International (PANC / ANC)Map
Region / Country:Alaska, United States
Photo Date:June 1989
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Photo ID:76849Submit Correction
View count: 62
The humps on the rear fuselage are the hinges of the swingtail.
Registration / Serial:N867TA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Anchorage - Ted Stevens International (PANC / ANC)
Photo Date:June 1989
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Registration / Serial:N867TA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Anchorage - Ted Stevens International (PANC / ANC)Map
Region / Country:Alaska, United States
Photo Date:June 1989
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Photo ID:76849Submit Correction
View count: 62
The humps on the rear fuselage are the hinges of the swingtail.
Registration / Serial:N867TA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Anchorage - Ted Stevens International (PANC / ANC)
Photo Date:June 1989
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar-Air
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1972
Photo by:M D WestContact
Photo ID:66194Submit Correction
View count: 92
Early morning, on the southern taxiway for a 28L departure from Heathrow. The swing-tail modification was carried out by SABENA, with flight tests starting at Apr 16, 1968 in the Brussels area.
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar-Air
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
Photo Date:1972
Photo by:M D WestContact
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar-Air
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1972
Photo by:M D WestContact
Photo ID:66194Submit Correction
View count: 92
Early morning, on the southern taxiway for a 28L departure from Heathrow. The swing-tail modification was carried out by SABENA, with flight tests starting at Apr 16, 1968 in the Brussels area.
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar-Air
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
Photo Date:1972
Photo by:M D WestContact
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Fairbanks - International (PAFA / FAI)Map
Region / Country:Alaska, United States
Photo Date:21 September 2007
Photo by:F SeggieContact
Photo ID:61047Submit Correction
View count: 105
Now over 50 years old this classic Dc6 is still flying from Fairbanks.
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Fairbanks - International (PAFA / FAI)
Photo Date:21 September 2007
Photo by:F SeggieContact
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Fairbanks - International (PAFA / FAI)Map
Region / Country:Alaska, United States
Photo Date:21 September 2007
Photo by:F SeggieContact
Photo ID:61047Submit Correction
View count: 105
Now over 50 years old this classic Dc6 is still flying from Fairbanks.
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Fairbanks - International (PAFA / FAI)
Photo Date:21 September 2007
Photo by:F SeggieContact
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:(Buffalo Airways)
City / Airport:Hay River - Merlyn Carter (CYHY / YHY)Map
Region / Country:Northwest Territories, Canada
Photo Date:14 September 2014
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Photo ID:56810Submit Correction
View count: 341
Stored for many years at the Northern Air Cargo freight terminal at Fairbanks International Airport, this aircraft was sold to Buffalo Airways, made airworthy in 2013 and ferried to Hay River by way of Yellowknife, NWT. The aircraft has a swing tail and hasn't flown since arriving at Hay River.
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:(Buffalo Airways)
City / Airport:Hay River - Merlyn Carter (CYHY / YHY)
Photo Date:14 September 2014
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:(Buffalo Airways)
City / Airport:Hay River - Merlyn Carter (CYHY / YHY)Map
Region / Country:Northwest Territories, Canada
Photo Date:14 September 2014
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Photo ID:56810Submit Correction
View count: 341
Stored for many years at the Northern Air Cargo freight terminal at Fairbanks International Airport, this aircraft was sold to Buffalo Airways, made airworthy in 2013 and ferried to Hay River by way of Yellowknife, NWT. The aircraft has a swing tail and hasn't flown since arriving at Hay River.
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:(Buffalo Airways)
City / Airport:Hay River - Merlyn Carter (CYHY / YHY)
Photo Date:14 September 2014
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Zantop International Airlines
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:6 July 1978
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Photo ID:56809Submit Correction
View count: 94
This was a unique swing-tail DC-6
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Zantop International Airlines
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:6 July 1978
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Zantop International Airlines
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:6 July 1978
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Photo ID:56809Submit Correction
View count: 94
This was a unique swing-tail DC-6
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Zantop International Airlines
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:6 July 1978
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Fairbanks - International (PAFA / FAI)Map
Region / Country:Alaska, United States
Photo Date:27 September 2005
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Photo ID:41847Submit Correction
View count: 121
Delivered to Western Airlines in October 1954, this aircraft was fitted with a swingtail while in service with Spantax as EC-BBK. Also operated by the Los Angeles Dodgers as N1R in 1961. One of six retired NAC DC-6/C-118's stored at Fairbanks in 2005. Sold to Buffalo Airways and ferried to Hay River, NWT in 2013 where it was stored in 2018.
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Fairbanks - International (PAFA / FAI)
Photo Date:27 September 2005
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Fairbanks - International (PAFA / FAI)Map
Region / Country:Alaska, United States
Photo Date:27 September 2005
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Photo ID:41847Submit Correction
View count: 121
Delivered to Western Airlines in October 1954, this aircraft was fitted with a swingtail while in service with Spantax as EC-BBK. Also operated by the Los Angeles Dodgers as N1R in 1961. One of six retired NAC DC-6/C-118's stored at Fairbanks in 2005. Sold to Buffalo Airways and ferried to Hay River, NWT in 2013 where it was stored in 2018.
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Fairbanks - International (PAFA / FAI)
Photo Date:27 September 2005
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Zantop International Airlines
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:June 1977
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Photo ID:27796Submit Correction
View count: 68
Delivered new to Western Airlines in October 1954. Sold in 1961 to the Los Angeles Dodgers and used by them as N1R and N180R. Spantax bought and converted swingtail as EC-BBK. Other regns include N12810 and HK-1029. Notice the oil streaks on number one engine.
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Zantop International Airlines
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:June 1977
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Zantop International Airlines
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:June 1977
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Photo ID:27796Submit Correction
View count: 68
Delivered new to Western Airlines in October 1954. Sold in 1961 to the Los Angeles Dodgers and used by them as N1R and N180R. Spantax bought and converted swingtail as EC-BBK. Other regns include N12810 and HK-1029. Notice the oil streaks on number one engine.
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Zantop International Airlines
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:June 1977
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Spantax
City / Airport:Miami - International (KMIA / MIA)Map
Region / Country:Florida, United States
Photo Date:May 1975
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:20476Submit Correction
View count: 130
A good opportunity to see the unique DC-6 Swing Tail in action. Formerly EC-BBK and seen here receiving attention after delivery from Spain for Zantop, to be Willow Run based. Went to Northern Air Cargo in 1987 and now with Buffalo
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Spantax
City / Airport:Miami - International (KMIA / MIA)
Photo Date:May 1975
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Spantax
City / Airport:Miami - International (KMIA / MIA)Map
Region / Country:Florida, United States
Photo Date:May 1975
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:20476Submit Correction
View count: 130
A good opportunity to see the unique DC-6 Swing Tail in action. Formerly EC-BBK and seen here receiving attention after delivery from Spain for Zantop, to be Willow Run based. Went to Northern Air Cargo in 1987 and now with Buffalo
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Spantax
City / Airport:Miami - International (KMIA / MIA)
Photo Date:May 1975
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Fairbanks - International (PAFA / FAI)Map
Region / Country:Alaska, United States
Photo Date:14 August 2009
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Photo ID:11530Submit Correction
View count: 111
NAC's last DC-6 still sits behind their cargo facility at Fairbanks International Airport. Most of the remaining fleet has been sold to Everts but rumor has it NAC won't sell this aircraft because of its unique swingtail conversion.
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Fairbanks - International (PAFA / FAI)
Photo Date:14 August 2009
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Fairbanks - International (PAFA / FAI)Map
Region / Country:Alaska, United States
Photo Date:14 August 2009
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Photo ID:11530Submit Correction
View count: 111
NAC's last DC-6 still sits behind their cargo facility at Fairbanks International Airport. Most of the remaining fleet has been sold to Everts but rumor has it NAC won't sell this aircraft because of its unique swingtail conversion.
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Fairbanks - International (PAFA / FAI)
Photo Date:14 August 2009
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Fairbanks - International (PAFA / FAI)Map
Region / Country:Alaska, United States
Photo Date:27 September 2005
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Photo ID:11235Submit Correction
View count: 80
Delivered to Western Airlines in October 1954, this aircraft was fitted with a swingtail while in service with Spantax as EC-BBK. Also operated by the Los Angeles Dodgers as N1R in 1961. One of six retired NAC DC-6/C-118's stored at Fairbanks
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Fairbanks - International (PAFA / FAI)
Photo Date:27 September 2005
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Fairbanks - International (PAFA / FAI)Map
Region / Country:Alaska, United States
Photo Date:27 September 2005
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Photo ID:11235Submit Correction
View count: 80
Delivered to Western Airlines in October 1954, this aircraft was fitted with a swingtail while in service with Spantax as EC-BBK. Also operated by the Los Angeles Dodgers as N1R in 1961. One of six retired NAC DC-6/C-118's stored at Fairbanks
Registration / Serial:N434TA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
City / Airport:Fairbanks - International (PAFA / FAI)
Photo Date:27 September 2005
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Registration / Serial:EC-BBK
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Spantax
City / Airport:Madrid - Adolfo Suarez / Barajas (LEMD / MAD)Map
Country:Spain
Photo Date:5 May 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:8274Submit Correction
View count: 90
Built as a passenger aircraft in October 1954 for Western Air Lines as N91310. Bought by Spantax in August 1965 and converted to a swingtail freighter in April 1968. Sold to Zantop in July 1975 as N434TA. The large hinges are visible on the rear fuselage.
Registration / Serial:EC-BBK
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Spantax
City / Airport:Madrid - Adolfo Suarez / Barajas (LEMD / MAD)
Photo Date:5 May 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:EC-BBK
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Spantax
City / Airport:Madrid - Adolfo Suarez / Barajas (LEMD / MAD)Map
Country:Spain
Photo Date:5 May 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:8274Submit Correction
View count: 90
Built as a passenger aircraft in October 1954 for Western Air Lines as N91310. Bought by Spantax in August 1965 and converted to a swingtail freighter in April 1968. Sold to Zantop in July 1975 as N434TA. The large hinges are visible on the rear fuselage.
Registration / Serial:EC-BBK
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):44434 / 575
Operator / Titles:Spantax
City / Airport:Madrid - Adolfo Suarez / Barajas (LEMD / MAD)
Photo Date:5 May 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar-Air
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:December 1979
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:2685Submit Correction
View count: 77
A lucky LHR diversion when seen here, this well-known swing-tail DC-6 ended her days when w/o with Northern Air Cargo as N867TA in 1986
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar-Air
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)
Photo Date:December 1979
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar-Air
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:December 1979
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:2685Submit Correction
View count: 77
A lucky LHR diversion when seen here, this well-known swing-tail DC-6 ended her days when w/o with Northern Air Cargo as N867TA in 1986
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(ST)
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
Operator / Titles:Kar-Air
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)
Photo Date:December 1979
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact