Early morning on the island of Flores, before breakfast. Waiting for several arrivals at the nearby airport. Most arrivals pass low level along the southern shore of the tiny island. They bring the day visitors to the nearby ruines of Tikal. Not much of a sunrise however on this cloudy morning.
Delivered to American Airlines as N5043 in 1966. To Out Island Airways as VP-BDJ and merged into Bahamasair in 1973. Reregistered as C6-BDJ in 1975. To N218CA in 1984 to and Cascade Airways in 1985. To G-BSXK in 1990 but not taken up then to Zircon Aviation as N97JF in 1991. To Tikal Jets as TG-TJF in 1994. Withdrawn from use at Guatemala City around 2002 and later scrapped.
Delivered to American Airlines as N5023 in 1966. To Bahamasair as VP-BDP in 1973. Reregistered as C6-BDP in 1975. To Cascade Airways as N217CA in 1984 then to AJ Walter Aviation in 1988 and Zircon Aviation in 1989. To Tikal Jets as TG-TJK in 1996. Withdrawn from use at Guatemala City in 2003 and scrapped in 2006.