384 results found
Registration / Serial:N873SN
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-117D (DC-3S)
C/n (msn):43327
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:26 July 1987
Photo by:Paul SeymourContact
Photo ID:460744Submit Correction
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Rebuilt as R4D-8 12443 from c/n 9756 in 1952. Redesignated as a R4D-8T in 1961, a TC-117D in 1962 and a C-117D in 1968. Stored at Davis-Monthan AFB with park code 6C016 in 1971. Registered as N5597T in 1980 then N873SN in 1984 and RP-C473 in 1990, Crashed into a rice field at Santa Rosa, Philippines after hitting power lines.
Registration / Serial:N873SN
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-117D (DC-3S)
C/n (msn):43327
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:26 July 1987
Photo by:Paul SeymourContact
Registration / Serial:N873SN
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-117D (DC-3S)
C/n (msn):43327
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:26 July 1987
Photo by:Paul SeymourContact
Photo ID:460744Submit Correction
View count: 62
Rebuilt as R4D-8 12443 from c/n 9756 in 1952. Redesignated as a R4D-8T in 1961, a TC-117D in 1962 and a C-117D in 1968. Stored at Davis-Monthan AFB with park code 6C016 in 1971. Registered as N5597T in 1980 then N873SN in 1984 and RP-C473 in 1990, Crashed into a rice field at Santa Rosa, Philippines after hitting power lines.
Registration / Serial:N873SN
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-117D (DC-3S)
C/n (msn):43327
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:26 July 1987
Photo by:Paul SeymourContact
Registration / Serial:N865F
Fleet number:865
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63CF
C/n (msn):46088 / 464
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:3 March 2017
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Photo ID:452552Submit Correction
View count: 64
Overseas National Airways took delivery of this DC-8-63 freighter on May 29, 1969. Except for short periods of lease (Austrian Airlines OE - IBO 1974 74 and Loftleidir Icelandic TF-FLC 1977 - 79), it has remained registered. N865F. It was leased or chartered by a list of airlines longer than my arm before retired in 2012. Last operated by Murray Air / National Airlines, the aircraft was donated to the Yankee Air Museum and preserved / stored at Detroit Willow Run since the end of 2012.
Registration / Serial:N865F
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63CF
C/n (msn):46088 / 464
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:3 March 2017
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Registration / Serial:N865F
Fleet number:865
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63CF
C/n (msn):46088 / 464
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:3 March 2017
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Photo ID:452552Submit Correction
View count: 64
Overseas National Airways took delivery of this DC-8-63 freighter on May 29, 1969. Except for short periods of lease (Austrian Airlines OE - IBO 1974 74 and Loftleidir Icelandic TF-FLC 1977 - 79), it has remained registered. N865F. It was leased or chartered by a list of airlines longer than my arm before retired in 2012. Last operated by Murray Air / National Airlines, the aircraft was donated to the Yankee Air Museum and preserved / stored at Detroit Willow Run since the end of 2012.
Registration / Serial:N865F
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63CF
C/n (msn):46088 / 464
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:3 March 2017
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Registration / Serial:N51255
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 580
C/n (msn):383
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Event:Thunder over Michigan 2011
Photo Date:23 July 2011
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Photo ID:451375Submit Correction
View count: 58
Performing a flyby at Thunder over Michigan 2011. Operated by General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems Inc.
Registration / Serial:N51255
Aircraft Version:Convair 580
C/n (msn):383
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:23 July 2011
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Registration / Serial:N51255
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 580
C/n (msn):383
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Event:Thunder over Michigan 2011
Photo Date:23 July 2011
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Photo ID:451375Submit Correction
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Performing a flyby at Thunder over Michigan 2011. Operated by General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems Inc.
Registration / Serial:N51255
Aircraft Version:Convair 580
C/n (msn):383
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:23 July 2011
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Registration / Serial:N513PD
Aircraft Original Type:Bell 206 JetRanger
Aircraft Generic Type:Bell 206/406 JetRanger
Aircraft Version:Bell OH-58C Kiowa (206A-1)
C/n (msn):7015129
Operator / Titles:Detroit Police Department
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:3 August 2019
Photo by:André DuPont - MAS Aviation PressContact
Photo ID:449462Submit Correction
View count: 50
Del/06/September/1970 MSN/40680 Former US Army as 70-15129,Delaware River and Bay Authority as N513PD
Registration / Serial:N513PD
Aircraft Version:Bell OH-58C Kiowa (206A-1)
C/n (msn):7015129
Operator / Titles:Detroit Police Department
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:3 August 2019
Photo by:André DuPont - MAS Aviation PressContact
Registration / Serial:N513PD
Aircraft Original Type:Bell 206 JetRanger
Aircraft Generic Type:Bell 206/406 JetRanger
Aircraft Version:Bell OH-58C Kiowa (206A-1)
C/n (msn):7015129
Operator / Titles:Detroit Police Department
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:3 August 2019
Photo by:André DuPont - MAS Aviation PressContact
Photo ID:449462Submit Correction
View count: 50
Del/06/September/1970 MSN/40680 Former US Army as 70-15129,Delaware River and Bay Authority as N513PD
Registration / Serial:N513PD
Aircraft Version:Bell OH-58C Kiowa (206A-1)
C/n (msn):7015129
Operator / Titles:Detroit Police Department
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:3 August 2019
Photo by:André DuPont - MAS Aviation PressContact
Registration / Serial:66-16006
Aircraft Original Type:Bell 204
Aircraft Generic Type:Bell 204/205/210 (H-1/40 Iroquois)
Aircraft Version:Bell UH-1H Iroquois
C/n (msn):5700
Operator / Titles:USA - Army
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Collection:Yankee Air Force Museum
Photo Date:10 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:443011Submit Correction
View count: 293
This Huey was built as a UH-1D and TOC by the US Army in February 1967 but from August to October it underwent conversion to a UH-1H. From April 1968 until February 1971 it was stationed in Vietnam, after which it was on loan to the University of Michigan, flew as an air ambulance in West Germany and went on loan to NASA, flew as part of the Panama Canal protection force but by 1986 had been transferred to the Illinois ANG before retirement. It is pictured here as part of the Yankee Museum's Vietnam exhibit but was later restored to airworthy status and in September 2019 registered N876GM
Registration / Serial:66-16006
Aircraft Version:Bell UH-1H Iroquois
C/n (msn):5700
Operator / Titles:USA - Army
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:10 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Registration / Serial:66-16006
Aircraft Original Type:Bell 204
Aircraft Generic Type:Bell 204/205/210 (H-1/40 Iroquois)
Aircraft Version:Bell UH-1H Iroquois
C/n (msn):5700
Operator / Titles:USA - Army
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Collection:Yankee Air Force Museum
Photo Date:10 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:443011Submit Correction
View count: 293
This Huey was built as a UH-1D and TOC by the US Army in February 1967 but from August to October it underwent conversion to a UH-1H. From April 1968 until February 1971 it was stationed in Vietnam, after which it was on loan to the University of Michigan, flew as an air ambulance in West Germany and went on loan to NASA, flew as part of the Panama Canal protection force but by 1986 had been transferred to the Illinois ANG before retirement. It is pictured here as part of the Yankee Museum's Vietnam exhibit but was later restored to airworthy status and in September 2019 registered N876GM
Registration / Serial:66-16006
Aircraft Version:Bell UH-1H Iroquois
C/n (msn):5700
Operator / Titles:USA - Army
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:10 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Collection:Yankee Air Force Museum
Photo Date:10 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:442850Submit Correction
View count: 289
This Blaník was built in 1971 and ended up a long way from home. It was de-registered in September 2013 and now hangs from the ceiling in the super Yankee Air Force Museum building.
Registration / Serial:N2238
Aircraft Version:Let L-13 Blanik
C/n (msn):174930
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:10 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Collection:Yankee Air Force Museum
Photo Date:10 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:442850Submit Correction
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This Blaník was built in 1971 and ended up a long way from home. It was de-registered in September 2013 and now hangs from the ceiling in the super Yankee Air Force Museum building.
Registration / Serial:N2238
Aircraft Version:Let L-13 Blanik
C/n (msn):174930
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:10 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Registration / Serial:63-7555
Alternate Serial:AF63-555
Military Code:AL
Aircraft Original Type:McDonnell F-4 Phantom II
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell F-4 Phantom II
Aircraft Version:McDonnell F-4C Phantom II
C/n (msn):592
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
Unit Markings:389 TFS / 366 TFW
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Collection:Yankee Air Force Museum
Photo Date:10 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:442836Submit Correction
View count: 379
This F-4 was in service with the USAF from 1964 until 1988. It is photographed here in the Vietnam War section of this very interedting museum.
Registration / Serial:63-7555
Alternate Serial:AF63-555
Aircraft Version:McDonnell F-4C Phantom II
C/n (msn):592
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:10 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Registration / Serial:63-7555
Alternate Serial:AF63-555
Military Code:AL
Aircraft Original Type:McDonnell F-4 Phantom II
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell F-4 Phantom II
Aircraft Version:McDonnell F-4C Phantom II
C/n (msn):592
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
Unit Markings:389 TFS / 366 TFW
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Collection:Yankee Air Force Museum
Photo Date:10 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:442836Submit Correction
View count: 379
This F-4 was in service with the USAF from 1964 until 1988. It is photographed here in the Vietnam War section of this very interedting museum.
Registration / Serial:63-7555
Alternate Serial:AF63-555
Aircraft Version:McDonnell F-4C Phantom II
C/n (msn):592
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:10 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Registration / Serial:N863E
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63(F)
C/n (msn):45999 / 377
Operator / Titles:Southern World Airlines
Aircraft Name:Juby's Dream
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Photo ID:435658Submit Correction
View count: 1557
K25 slide scan. Built 1968 as PH-DEC for KLM. Icelandair TF-FLU 1984, Trans Continental N820TC 1989, converted to Freighter. Painted for Southern World New Zealand as N863E 1991 but not taken up. ATI N787AL 1992, N788AL 1994, ABX N828AX 1997, Meridian Air 9G-AXC 2009. Stored Accra 2010, scrapped 2015.
Registration / Serial:N863E
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63(F)
C/n (msn):45999 / 377
Operator / Titles:Southern World Airlines
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Registration / Serial:N863E
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63(F)
C/n (msn):45999 / 377
Operator / Titles:Southern World Airlines
Aircraft Name:Juby's Dream
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Photo ID:435658Submit Correction
View count: 1557
K25 slide scan. Built 1968 as PH-DEC for KLM. Icelandair TF-FLU 1984, Trans Continental N820TC 1989, converted to Freighter. Painted for Southern World New Zealand as N863E 1991 but not taken up. ATI N787AL 1992, N788AL 1994, ABX N828AX 1997, Meridian Air 9G-AXC 2009. Stored Accra 2010, scrapped 2015.
Registration / Serial:N863E
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63(F)
C/n (msn):45999 / 377
Operator / Titles:Southern World Airlines
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Registration / Serial:N615SE
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6A
C/n (msn):43296 / 200
Operator / Titles:Trans Continental Airlines
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1988
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Photo ID:434232Submit Correction
View count: 116
K25 slide scan. Built 1951 as N90807 for Slick. JAL JA6201 1953, Transavia PH-TRO 1965, Germanair D-ABAZ 1968, Transportflug 1969, Elbeflug 1971, Balair HB-IBW 1971, Span East N615SE 1973, Guyana Airways 8R-GEC 1974, Trans Continental N615SE 1978, withdrawn 1993. Used for spares by Air Cargo Express at Fairbanks. In need of mechanical and cosmetic attention the aircraft was refurbished and flew another five years for TCA.
Registration / Serial:N615SE
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6A
C/n (msn):43296 / 200
Operator / Titles:Trans Continental Airlines
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1988
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Registration / Serial:N615SE
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6A
C/n (msn):43296 / 200
Operator / Titles:Trans Continental Airlines
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1988
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Photo ID:434232Submit Correction
View count: 116
K25 slide scan. Built 1951 as N90807 for Slick. JAL JA6201 1953, Transavia PH-TRO 1965, Germanair D-ABAZ 1968, Transportflug 1969, Elbeflug 1971, Balair HB-IBW 1971, Span East N615SE 1973, Guyana Airways 8R-GEC 1974, Trans Continental N615SE 1978, withdrawn 1993. Used for spares by Air Cargo Express at Fairbanks. In need of mechanical and cosmetic attention the aircraft was refurbished and flew another five years for TCA.
Registration / Serial:N615SE
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6A
C/n (msn):43296 / 200
Operator / Titles:Trans Continental Airlines
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1988
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Registration / Serial:N614CA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-118A Liftmaster (DC-6A)
C/n (msn):44625 / 560
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1988
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Photo ID:434229Submit Correction
View count: 58
K25 slide scan. Built 1955 as 53-3254 for USAF, retired 1975. F.A. Conner 1980, Florida Aircraft Leasing 1989, scrapped 1999.
Registration / Serial:N614CA
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-118A Liftmaster (DC-6A)
C/n (msn):44625 / 560
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1988
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Registration / Serial:N614CA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-118A Liftmaster (DC-6A)
C/n (msn):44625 / 560
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1988
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Photo ID:434229Submit Correction
View count: 58
K25 slide scan. Built 1955 as 53-3254 for USAF, retired 1975. F.A. Conner 1980, Florida Aircraft Leasing 1989, scrapped 1999.
Registration / Serial:N614CA
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-118A Liftmaster (DC-6A)
C/n (msn):44625 / 560
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1988
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Registration / Serial:N814AA
Aircraft Original Type:Dassault Falcon (Mystere) 20
Aircraft Generic Type:Dassault Falcon 20/200 (U-25)
Aircraft Version:Dassault Falcon 20C(C)
C/n (msn):31
Operator / Titles:Active Aero Charter
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Photo ID:433700Submit Correction
View count: 98
K25 slide scan. Built 1966. Operated by Active Aero as freighter from 1989, transferred to USA Jet as N826AA 1997.
Registration / Serial:N814AA
Aircraft Version:Dassault Falcon 20C(C)
C/n (msn):31
Operator / Titles:Active Aero Charter
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Registration / Serial:N814AA
Aircraft Original Type:Dassault Falcon (Mystere) 20
Aircraft Generic Type:Dassault Falcon 20/200 (U-25)
Aircraft Version:Dassault Falcon 20C(C)
C/n (msn):31
Operator / Titles:Active Aero Charter
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Photo ID:433700Submit Correction
View count: 98
K25 slide scan. Built 1966. Operated by Active Aero as freighter from 1989, transferred to USA Jet as N826AA 1997.
Registration / Serial:N814AA
Aircraft Version:Dassault Falcon 20C(C)
C/n (msn):31
Operator / Titles:Active Aero Charter
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Photo ID:432201Submit Correction
View count: 72
K25 slide scan. Remanufactured by Beech 1953 from msn 4356 as C-45H 51-11763. Air Asia/Air America N7770B 1964. Converted to Volpar Super Turbo 18 by Air Asia at Taiwan 1966, used extensively in Vietnam, returnerd to USA 1975 and stored. Converted to Volpar Turboliner at Van Nuys 1980. Kalitta N7770B 1983. Crashed on approach to Baltimore 12 October 1992 due to shifting load and out of limits CG.
Registration / Serial:N7770B
Aircraft Version:Volpar Turboliner
C/n (msn):AF-320
Operator / Titles:Kalitta Air
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Photo ID:432201Submit Correction
View count: 72
K25 slide scan. Remanufactured by Beech 1953 from msn 4356 as C-45H 51-11763. Air Asia/Air America N7770B 1964. Converted to Volpar Super Turbo 18 by Air Asia at Taiwan 1966, used extensively in Vietnam, returnerd to USA 1975 and stored. Converted to Volpar Turboliner at Van Nuys 1980. Kalitta N7770B 1983. Crashed on approach to Baltimore 12 October 1992 due to shifting load and out of limits CG.
Registration / Serial:N7770B
Aircraft Version:Volpar Turboliner
C/n (msn):AF-320
Operator / Titles:Kalitta Air
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Photo ID:432195Submit Correction
View count: 76
K25 slide scan. Remanufactured by Beech 1954 from msn 7996 as C-45H 52-10967. Sold as N9824Z 1961. Converted to Volpar Turboliner msn 001 at Van Nuys, CA 1967, delivered to Ransome Airlines 1968. Several owners, acquired by Kalitta 1990. Remained stored unused, cancelled 2006.
Registration / Serial:N407TH
Aircraft Version:Volpar Turboliner
C/n (msn):AF-897
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Photo ID:432195Submit Correction
View count: 76
K25 slide scan. Remanufactured by Beech 1954 from msn 7996 as C-45H 52-10967. Sold as N9824Z 1961. Converted to Volpar Turboliner msn 001 at Van Nuys, CA 1967, delivered to Ransome Airlines 1968. Several owners, acquired by Kalitta 1990. Remained stored unused, cancelled 2006.
Registration / Serial:N407TH
Aircraft Version:Volpar Turboliner
C/n (msn):AF-897
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Registration / Serial:N231LJ
Aircraft Original Type:Beech 18
Aircraft Generic Type:Beech 18 (C-45)
Aircraft Version:Hamilton Westwind II STD
Manufacturers:Beech / Hamilton
C/n (msn):6125
Operator / Titles:Connie Kalitta Services
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Photo ID:432194Submit Correction
View count: 98
K25 slide scan. Built 1944 as SNB-2C Bu23835 for USN, withdrawn 1960's. Converted to Hamilton Westwind IISTD at Tucson 1974, the only conversion with extended nose, fuselage plug and large ventral fin. Kalitta N231LJ 1975, derelict Willow Run by 2000. Moved to Janesville, WI for restoration 2002, still there 2017.
Registration / Serial:N231LJ
Aircraft Version:Hamilton Westwind II STD
C/n (msn):6125
Operator / Titles:Connie Kalitta Services
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Registration / Serial:N231LJ
Aircraft Original Type:Beech 18
Aircraft Generic Type:Beech 18 (C-45)
Aircraft Version:Hamilton Westwind II STD
Manufacturers:Beech / Hamilton
C/n (msn):6125
Operator / Titles:Connie Kalitta Services
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Photo ID:432194Submit Correction
View count: 98
K25 slide scan. Built 1944 as SNB-2C Bu23835 for USN, withdrawn 1960's. Converted to Hamilton Westwind IISTD at Tucson 1974, the only conversion with extended nose, fuselage plug and large ventral fin. Kalitta N231LJ 1975, derelict Willow Run by 2000. Moved to Janesville, WI for restoration 2002, still there 2017.
Registration / Serial:N231LJ
Aircraft Version:Hamilton Westwind II STD
C/n (msn):6125
Operator / Titles:Connie Kalitta Services
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Registration / Serial:N961G
Aircraft Original Type:Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I
Aircraft Generic Type:Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I (C-4/Academe)
Aircraft Version:Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I
C/n (msn):30
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:26 July 1987
Photo by:Paul SeymourContact
Photo ID:431235Submit Correction
View count: 54
Registered as N730G then N901G in 1960 and N961G in 1985. Withdrawn from use at Willow Run by 1987 and scrapped in 1990.
Registration / Serial:N961G
Aircraft Version:Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I
C/n (msn):30
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:26 July 1987
Photo by:Paul SeymourContact
Registration / Serial:N961G
Aircraft Original Type:Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I
Aircraft Generic Type:Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I (C-4/Academe)
Aircraft Version:Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I
C/n (msn):30
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:26 July 1987
Photo by:Paul SeymourContact
Photo ID:431235Submit Correction
View count: 54
Registered as N730G then N901G in 1960 and N961G in 1985. Withdrawn from use at Willow Run by 1987 and scrapped in 1990.
Registration / Serial:N961G
Aircraft Version:Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I
C/n (msn):30
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:26 July 1987
Photo by:Paul SeymourContact
Registration / Serial:N5124
Fleet number:24
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 580
C/n (msn):507
Operator / Titles:General Motors Air Transport
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1975
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Photo ID:427518Submit Correction
View count: 90
GM employed several 580s and a variety of other types to transport personnel between their scattered facilities. This one has the GM logo on the tail and is seen at Willow Run Airport west of Detroit, Michigan where GM makes automatic transmissions.
Registration / Serial:N5124
Aircraft Version:Convair 580
C/n (msn):507
Operator / Titles:General Motors Air Transport
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1975
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Registration / Serial:N5124
Fleet number:24
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 580
C/n (msn):507
Operator / Titles:General Motors Air Transport
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1975
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Photo ID:427518Submit Correction
View count: 90
GM employed several 580s and a variety of other types to transport personnel between their scattered facilities. This one has the GM logo on the tail and is seen at Willow Run Airport west of Detroit, Michigan where GM makes automatic transmissions.
Registration / Serial:N5124
Aircraft Version:Convair 580
C/n (msn):507
Operator / Titles:General Motors Air Transport
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1975
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Registration / Serial:N111AR
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(F)
C/n (msn):45224 / 869
Operator / Titles:Zantop International Airlines
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:August 1983
Photo from:René Buschmann CollectionContact
Photo ID:417121Submit Correction
View count: 81
Registration / Serial:N111AR
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(F)
C/n (msn):45224 / 869
Operator / Titles:Zantop International Airlines
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:August 1983
Photo from:René Buschmann CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:N111AR
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(F)
C/n (msn):45224 / 869
Operator / Titles:Zantop International Airlines
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:August 1983
Photo from:René Buschmann CollectionContact
Photo ID:417121Submit Correction
View count: 81
Registration / Serial:N111AR
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(F)
C/n (msn):45224 / 869
Operator / Titles:Zantop International Airlines
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:August 1983
Photo from:René Buschmann CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:N302SF
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Skytrain
C/n (msn):26705/15260
Operator / Titles:(IFL Group)
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Photo ID:414851Submit Correction
View count: 102
K25 slide scan. Built 1944 for USAAF. Johnson Flying Service N49466 1946, Falcon Airways N87FA 1976, Coker Air Freight 1977, reregistered N94CA 1981. Skyfreighters N302SF 1984, IFL Group 1992, cancelled 1995 as scrapped. Seen here still in Skyfreighters colours.
Registration / Serial:N302SF
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Skytrain
C/n (msn):26705/15260
Operator / Titles:(IFL Group)
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Registration / Serial:N302SF
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Skytrain
C/n (msn):26705/15260
Operator / Titles:(IFL Group)
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Photo ID:414851Submit Correction
View count: 102
K25 slide scan. Built 1944 for USAAF. Johnson Flying Service N49466 1946, Falcon Airways N87FA 1976, Coker Air Freight 1977, reregistered N94CA 1981. Skyfreighters N302SF 1984, IFL Group 1992, cancelled 1995 as scrapped. Seen here still in Skyfreighters colours.
Registration / Serial:N302SF
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Skytrain
C/n (msn):26705/15260
Operator / Titles:(IFL Group)
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1991
Photo by:Michael Roeser
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:September 1978
Photo from:Jay Sherlock CollectionContact
Photo ID:412894Submit Correction
View count: 165
Photo by John Stewart.
Registration / Serial:N4907
Aircraft Version:Boeing 737-210C
C/n (msn):19594 / 102
Operator / Titles:Wien Air Alaska
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:September 1978
Photo from:Jay Sherlock CollectionContact
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:September 1978
Photo from:Jay Sherlock CollectionContact
Photo ID:412894Submit Correction
View count: 165
Photo by John Stewart.
Registration / Serial:N4907
Aircraft Version:Boeing 737-210C
C/n (msn):19594 / 102
Operator / Titles:Wien Air Alaska
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:September 1978
Photo from:Jay Sherlock CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:N563PC
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-9 (C-9)
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-15(F)
C/n (msn):47055 / 194
Operator / Titles:Kitty Hawk AirCargo - KHA
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1996
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Photo ID:410992Submit Correction
View count: 66
K25 slide scan. Built 1967 as N1305T for TTA, renamed Texas International 1968. Air National 1982, Orion for Purolator Courier 1984, reregistered N563PC 1985. Ryan for Emery 1987, Kitty Hawk 1995. C&M Airways 2001, Century Airlines 2002, Aeronaves TSM XA-TIG 2017, still active 2021.
Registration / Serial:N563PC
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-15(F)
C/n (msn):47055 / 194
Operator / Titles:Kitty Hawk AirCargo - KHA
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1996
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Registration / Serial:N563PC
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-9 (C-9)
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-15(F)
C/n (msn):47055 / 194
Operator / Titles:Kitty Hawk AirCargo - KHA
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1996
Photo by:Michael Roeser
Photo ID:410992Submit Correction
View count: 66
K25 slide scan. Built 1967 as N1305T for TTA, renamed Texas International 1968. Air National 1982, Orion for Purolator Courier 1984, reregistered N563PC 1985. Ryan for Emery 1987, Kitty Hawk 1995. C&M Airways 2001, Century Airlines 2002, Aeronaves TSM XA-TIG 2017, still active 2021.
Registration / Serial:N563PC
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-15(F)
C/n (msn):47055 / 194
Operator / Titles:Kitty Hawk AirCargo - KHA
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:October 1996
Photo by:Michael Roeser