11 results found
Registration / Serial:N5590C
Alternate Registration:VH-BPA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:Bush Pilots Airways - BPA
City / Airport:Cairns - International (YBCS / CNS)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:1 August 2008
Photo by:Rick SkoroszewskiContact
Photo ID:372188Submit Correction
View count: 60
Registration / Serial:N5590C
Alternate Registration:VH-BPA
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:Bush Pilots Airways - BPA
City / Airport:Cairns - International (YBCS / CNS)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:1 August 2008
Photo by:Rick SkoroszewskiContact
Registration / Serial:N5590C
Alternate Registration:VH-BPA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:Bush Pilots Airways - BPA
City / Airport:Cairns - International (YBCS / CNS)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:1 August 2008
Photo by:Rick SkoroszewskiContact
Photo ID:372188Submit Correction
View count: 60
Registration / Serial:N5590C
Alternate Registration:VH-BPA
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:Bush Pilots Airways - BPA
City / Airport:Cairns - International (YBCS / CNS)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:1 August 2008
Photo by:Rick SkoroszewskiContact
Registration / Serial:VH-EBU
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Dakota Mk.3
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:Qantas
City / Airport:Wau (AYWU / WUG)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:1958 to 1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:270327Submit Correction
View count: 197
Reregistered VH-SBD in December 1960
Registration / Serial:VH-EBU
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Dakota Mk.3
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:Qantas
City / Airport:Wau (AYWU / WUG)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:1958 to 1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-EBU
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Dakota Mk.3
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:Qantas
City / Airport:Wau (AYWU / WUG)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:1958 to 1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:270327Submit Correction
View count: 197
Reregistered VH-SBD in December 1960
Registration / Serial:VH-EBU
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Dakota Mk.3
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:Qantas
City / Airport:Wau (AYWU / WUG)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:1958 to 1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:P2-SBD
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Dakota Mk.3
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:Air Niugini
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:30 December 1974
Photo by:Peter T LeaContact
Photo ID:238126Submit Correction
View count: 223
Originally allocated to the RAF in 1944 as FZ471 this aircraft was purchased by Qantas in 1949 and registered VH-EAN. It also carried registrations VH-EBF and VH-EBU until sold to TAA in 1960 . TAA registered it as VH-SBD for service in New Guinea. In 1973 it was sold to Air Niugini as P2-SBD and later changed to P2-ANO. In 1981 it was sold to Bush Pilots Airways and used for spares in Cairns.
Registration / Serial:P2-SBD
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Dakota Mk.3
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:Air Niugini
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:30 December 1974
Photo by:Peter T LeaContact
Registration / Serial:P2-SBD
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Dakota Mk.3
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:Air Niugini
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:30 December 1974
Photo by:Peter T LeaContact
Photo ID:238126Submit Correction
View count: 223
Originally allocated to the RAF in 1944 as FZ471 this aircraft was purchased by Qantas in 1949 and registered VH-EAN. It also carried registrations VH-EBF and VH-EBU until sold to TAA in 1960 . TAA registered it as VH-SBD for service in New Guinea. In 1973 it was sold to Air Niugini as P2-SBD and later changed to P2-ANO. In 1981 it was sold to Bush Pilots Airways and used for spares in Cairns.
Registration / Serial:P2-SBD
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Dakota Mk.3
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:Air Niugini
City / Airport:Port Moresby - Jacksons International (AYPY / POM)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:30 December 1974
Photo by:Peter T LeaContact
Registration / Serial:VH-SBD
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:TAA Airlines of New Guinea
Aircraft Name:Madang
City / Airport:Mount Hagen - Kagamuga (AYMH / HGU)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:5 August 1973
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:155442Submit Correction
View count: 170
To P2-SBD on Papua New Guinea independence.
Registration / Serial:VH-SBD
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:TAA Airlines of New Guinea
City / Airport:Mount Hagen - Kagamuga (AYMH / HGU)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:5 August 1973
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-SBD
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:TAA Airlines of New Guinea
Aircraft Name:Madang
City / Airport:Mount Hagen - Kagamuga (AYMH / HGU)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:5 August 1973
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:155442Submit Correction
View count: 170
To P2-SBD on Papua New Guinea independence.
Registration / Serial:VH-SBD
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:TAA Airlines of New Guinea
City / Airport:Mount Hagen - Kagamuga (AYMH / HGU)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:5 August 1973
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-SBD
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:TAA Sunbird Services
City / Airport:Brisbane - International (YBBN / BNE)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:1968
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Photo ID:137069Submit Correction
View count: 139
Resting on the hardstand at Eagle Farm.
Registration / Serial:VH-SBD
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:TAA Sunbird Services
City / Airport:Brisbane - International (YBBN / BNE)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:1968
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Registration / Serial:VH-SBD
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:TAA Sunbird Services
City / Airport:Brisbane - International (YBBN / BNE)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:1968
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Photo ID:137069Submit Correction
View count: 139
Resting on the hardstand at Eagle Farm.
Registration / Serial:VH-SBD
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:TAA Sunbird Services
City / Airport:Brisbane - International (YBBN / BNE)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:1968
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Registration / Serial:N5590C
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
City / Airport:Cairns - International (YBCS / CNS)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:November 1989
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Photo ID:62499Submit Correction
View count: 62
First Australian registration as VH-ANO with Qantas Empire Airways. Later as P2-ANO with Air Niugini.
Registration / Serial:N5590C
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
City / Airport:Cairns - International (YBCS / CNS)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:November 1989
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Registration / Serial:N5590C
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
City / Airport:Cairns - International (YBCS / CNS)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:November 1989
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Photo ID:62499Submit Correction
View count: 62
First Australian registration as VH-ANO with Qantas Empire Airways. Later as P2-ANO with Air Niugini.
Registration / Serial:N5590C
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
City / Airport:Cairns - International (YBCS / CNS)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:November 1989
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Registration / Serial:VH-SBD
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:TAA Airlines of New Guinea
Aircraft Name:Madang
City / Airport:Mount Hagen - Kagamuga (AYMH / HGU)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:November 1973
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Photo ID:62497Submit Correction
View count: 262
Registration / Serial:VH-SBD
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:TAA Airlines of New Guinea
City / Airport:Mount Hagen - Kagamuga (AYMH / HGU)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:November 1973
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:VH-SBD
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:TAA Airlines of New Guinea
Aircraft Name:Madang
City / Airport:Mount Hagen - Kagamuga (AYMH / HGU)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:November 1973
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Photo ID:62497Submit Correction
View count: 262
Registration / Serial:VH-SBD
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:TAA Airlines of New Guinea
City / Airport:Mount Hagen - Kagamuga (AYMH / HGU)Map
Country:Papua New Guinea
Photo Date:November 1973
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:N5590C
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
City / Airport:Cairns - International (YBCS / CNS)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:10 October 1982
Photo by:William Gray (via David Carter)Contact
Photo ID:52564Submit Correction
View count: 60
Ex P2-ANO of Air Niugini, N5590C was sold to Bush Pilots Airways for spares in 1981. In 1984 it was mounted on a pole at Cairns airport as the fake "VH-BPA" until corrosion forced its removal in 2008.
Registration / Serial:N5590C
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
City / Airport:Cairns - International (YBCS / CNS)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:10 October 1982
Photo by:William Gray (via David Carter)Contact
Registration / Serial:N5590C
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
City / Airport:Cairns - International (YBCS / CNS)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:10 October 1982
Photo by:William Gray (via David Carter)Contact
Photo ID:52564Submit Correction
View count: 60
Ex P2-ANO of Air Niugini, N5590C was sold to Bush Pilots Airways for spares in 1981. In 1984 it was mounted on a pole at Cairns airport as the fake "VH-BPA" until corrosion forced its removal in 2008.
Registration / Serial:N5590C
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
City / Airport:Cairns - International (YBCS / CNS)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:10 October 1982
Photo by:William Gray (via David Carter)Contact
Registration / Serial:N5590C
Alternate Registration:VH-BPA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:Air Queensland
City / Airport:Cairns - International (YBCS / CNS)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:30 June 1986
Photo by:David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)Contact
Photo ID:30218Submit Correction
View count: 74
Not the real VH-BPA, but ex N5590C painted as such. There never was a DC-3 registered VH-BPA.
Registration / Serial:N5590C
Alternate Registration:VH-BPA
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:Air Queensland
City / Airport:Cairns - International (YBCS / CNS)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:30 June 1986
Photo by:David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)Contact
Registration / Serial:N5590C
Alternate Registration:VH-BPA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:Air Queensland
City / Airport:Cairns - International (YBCS / CNS)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:30 June 1986
Photo by:David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)Contact
Photo ID:30218Submit Correction
View count: 74
Not the real VH-BPA, but ex N5590C painted as such. There never was a DC-3 registered VH-BPA.
Registration / Serial:N5590C
Alternate Registration:VH-BPA
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:Air Queensland
City / Airport:Cairns - International (YBCS / CNS)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:30 June 1986
Photo by:David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)Contact
Registration / Serial:N5590C
Alternate Registration:VH-BPA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator Painted:Air Queensland
City / Airport:Cairns - International (YBCS / CNS)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:22 June 1986
Photo by:David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)Contact
Photo ID:27630Submit Correction
View count: 61
This photograph shows it in the colours of Air Queensland, shortly before being painted in Bush Pilots colours. The aircraft carries a spurious registration, it is in fact ex N5590C, which carried many Australian regs: ex VH-SBD, VH-EBU, VH-EBF and VH-EAN.It was also P2-SBD and P2-ANO with Air Niugini.
Registration / Serial:N5590C
Alternate Registration:VH-BPA
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator Painted:Air Queensland
City / Airport:Cairns - International (YBCS / CNS)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:22 June 1986
Photo by:David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)Contact
Registration / Serial:N5590C
Alternate Registration:VH-BPA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator Painted:Air Queensland
City / Airport:Cairns - International (YBCS / CNS)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:22 June 1986
Photo by:David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)Contact
Photo ID:27630Submit Correction
View count: 61
This photograph shows it in the colours of Air Queensland, shortly before being painted in Bush Pilots colours. The aircraft carries a spurious registration, it is in fact ex N5590C, which carried many Australian regs: ex VH-SBD, VH-EBU, VH-EBF and VH-EAN.It was also P2-SBD and P2-ANO with Air Niugini.
Registration / Serial:N5590C
Alternate Registration:VH-BPA
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12187
Operator Painted:Air Queensland
City / Airport:Cairns - International (YBCS / CNS)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:22 June 1986
Photo by:David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)Contact
Registration / Serial:VH-EBU
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Dakota Mk.3
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:Qantas
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown State, Australia
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:7835Submit Correction
View count: 274
Built as C-47A 42-92392 but passed to RAF as FZ631. Bought by Qantas in 1949 as VH-EAN, later VH-EBF and VH-EBU. Sold to Trans Australian as VH-SBD in 1960. Latterly VH-BPA but broken up at Cairns in 2009 because of corrosion. From Qantas 50 years ago.
Registration / Serial:VH-EBU
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Dakota Mk.3
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:Qantas
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown State, Australia
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:VH-EBU
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Dakota Mk.3
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:Qantas
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown State, Australia
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:7835Submit Correction
View count: 274
Built as C-47A 42-92392 but passed to RAF as FZ631. Bought by Qantas in 1949 as VH-EAN, later VH-EBF and VH-EBU. Sold to Trans Australian as VH-SBD in 1960. Latterly VH-BPA but broken up at Cairns in 2009 because of corrosion. From Qantas 50 years ago.
Registration / Serial:VH-EBU
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Dakota Mk.3
C/n (msn):12187
Operator / Titles:Qantas
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown State, Australia
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact