Delivered to Balair as HB-IPL in 1992. Became Balair/CTA in 1993. To Oman Air as A4O-OC in 1999. To N640KS then to Air Plus Comet as EC-IHV in 2002. To Aerolineas Argentinas as LV-AIV in 2003. Withdrawn from use at Walnut Ridge Regional Airport, AR in 2010 and scrapped in 2011.
'An airplane on a runway in Mexico.' Trans Mar de Cortés began operations in December 1948 and was absorbed by Aeronaves de Mexico in 1960. Mar de Cortés is the Bay of California. The aircraft was 42-93114 in USAAF service. Photo from: Cattle Raisers Museum / The Portal to Texas History