6 results found
Registration / Serial:NC178E
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 40
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 40
Aircraft Version:Boeing 40B-4
Operator / Titles:United Air Lines / Pacific Air Transport
C/n (msn):1096
City / Airport:Seattle - Boeing Field / King County International (KBFI / BFI)Map
Region / Country:Washington, United States
Photo Date:June 1931
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Photo ID:211594
View count: 27
Boeing photo. Photo from: Civil Aviation Historical Society, Melbourne, Australia
Registration / Serial:NC178E
Aircraft Version:Boeing 40B-4
Operator / Titles:United Air Lines / Pacific Air Transport
C/n (msn):1096
City / Airport:Seattle - Boeing Field / King County International (KBFI / BFI)
Photo Date:June 1931
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Registration / Serial:NC274
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 40
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 40
Aircraft Version:Boeing 40B
Operator / Titles:Boeing School of Aeronautics
C/n (msn):887
City / Airport:Oakland - Metropolitan Oakland International (KOAK / OAK)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1937
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Photo ID:203572
View count: 28
Mishap for this former mailplane at the Boeing School of Aeronautics. Photo by: Kent Moser
Registration / Serial:NC274
Aircraft Version:Boeing 40B
Operator / Titles:Boeing School of Aeronautics
C/n (msn):887
City / Airport:Oakland - Metropolitan Oakland International (KOAK / OAK)
Photo Date:1937
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Washington, United States
Photo Date:1928
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:9242
View count: 73
Boeing designed the Model 40 in 1927 and the four-seat 40B-4 derivative was used on the 1,918 mile air mail route from San Francisco to Chicago. The rugged aircraft had a 525 h.p. P&W Hornet powerplant. Obtained from United Airlines 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:NC742K
Registration Painted:C742K
Aircraft Version:Boeing 40B-4
Operator / Titles:Boeing Air Transport
C/n (msn):1149
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:1928
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Location:Not known
Region / Country:Unknown State, United States
Photo Date:1930
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:9175
View count: 80
The Model 40 was Boeing's first passenger aircraft. Two pax sat in the forward cabin and up to 2500 lbs of U.S. Mail was carried. C.A.M.18 was from San Francisco to Chicago - as marked on the "Arrow" insignia. This aircraft was built as a 40A with a 420 hp P&W Wasp, but was converted to a 40B by replacing the engine with a 525 hp P&W Hornet. This gave the 40B a cruise of 110 mph over 550 miles. Obtained from UAL 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:NC269
Registration Painted:C269
Aircraft Version:Boeing 40B
Operator / Titles:United Air Lines
C/n (msn):880
Location:Not known
Photo Date:1930
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
City / Airport:Seattle - Boeing Field / King County International (KBFI / BFI)Map
Region / Country:Washington, United States
Photo Date:25 May 1927
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:7978
View count: 69
This was the first Boeing Model 40A which made its maiden flight on 20 May 1927. Delivered to Boeing Air Transport for operation on their airmail routes. Two passengers sat in the enclosed cabin in front of the pilot. Powered by a P&W R-1340 Wasp of 420 h.p. From Boeing 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:NC268
Aircraft Version:Boeing 40A
Operator / Titles:Boeing Air Transport
C/n (msn):879
City / Airport:Seattle - Boeing Field / King County International (KBFI / BFI)
Photo Date:25 May 1927
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Location:Not known
Region / Country:Unknown State, United States
Photo Date:29 July 1929
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:7672
View count: 68
The Model 40B-4 was designed to carry four passengers and a substantial load of mail. Pacific Air Transport used theirs on Contract Airmail route C.A.M.8 between Seattle and Los Angeles. The pilot sat in an open cockpit just ahead of the circular "Boeing System" insignia. From Boeing 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:NC741K
Registration Painted:741K
Aircraft Version:Boeing 40B-4
Operator / Titles:Pacific Air Transport
C/n (msn):1148
Location:Not known
Photo Date:29 July 1929
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact