196 results found
Registration / Serial:N208US
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-9 (C-9)
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-32F
Operator / Titles:USA Jet Airlines
C/n (msn):47220 / 296
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:11 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:152416
View count: 3
This DC-9 has always been a frieght-hauler as it was delivered to Alitalia Cargo System as I-DIKF in I-DIKF May 1968. It moved on to Evergreen in October 1981 and then USA Jet Airlines in June 2000. it is pictured here being towed to a hangar for a little TLC.
Registration / Serial:N208US
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-32F
Operator / Titles:USA Jet Airlines
C/n (msn):47220 / 296
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:11 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Registration / Serial:N786TW
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas MD-80 (DC-9-80)
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas MD-83 (DC-9-83)
Operator / Titles:(Ameristar Jet Charters)
C/n (msn):53123 / 1987
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:10 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:151382
View count: 6
This was delivered to Avianca as EI-CEQ (GPA Group aircraft) in May1992. It went to Ameristar in December, but, unfortunately, it was w/o on 8th March, 2017 during an aborted take-off at YIP when it overran the runway by 350m, hit approach lighting and the perimeter fence, slid over a road and a ditch before coming to a stop. Fortunately, there were no fatalities.
Registration / Serial:N786TW
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas MD-83 (DC-9-83)
Operator / Titles:(Ameristar Jet Charters)
C/n (msn):53123 / 1987
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:10 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Registration / Serial:N86599
Serial Painted:20994
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas C-124 Globemaster II
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas C-124 Globemaster II
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-124C Globemaster II
Operator Painted:USA - Air Force
C/n (msn):43903
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Collection:Detroit Institute of Aeronautics Collection
Photo Date:October 1979
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Photo ID:150621
View count: 11
Ex USAF 52-994, registered to the Detroit Institute of Aeronautics as N86599 in June 1973, and seen here still in its Georgia ANG markings. On 9 Oct 1986 it was flown from there to McChord Air Force Base, Washington, where it was placed on static display. This was the last flight of a C-124 worldwide.
Registration / Serial:N86599
Serial Painted:20994
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-124C Globemaster II
Operator Painted:USA - Air Force
C/n (msn):43903
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:October 1979
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
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:1987 to 1989
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Photo ID:150374
View count: 5
Registration / Serial:N873SN
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-117D (DC-3S)
C/n (msn):43327
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:1987 to 1989
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Registration / Serial:N727AL
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 727
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 727-100 (C-22)
Aircraft Version:Boeing 727-172C(QF/QC)
Operator / Titles:(Fleming International Airways)
C/n (msn):19807 / 575
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:23 September 1979
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Photo ID:150210
View count: 2
Reregistered N722JE in September 1984
Registration / Serial:N727AL
Aircraft Version:Boeing 727-172C(QF/QC)
Operator / Titles:(Fleming International Airways)
C/n (msn):19807 / 575
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:23 September 1979
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Registration / Serial:N403RW
Aircraft Original Type:Embraer EMB-135/145
Aircraft Generic Type:Embraer ERJ-135/140/145/Legacy (EMB-135/145)
Aircraft Version:Embraer ERJ-135LR (EMB-135LR)
Operator / Titles:RVR Aviation Charter
C/n (msn):145262
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:11 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:146046
View count: 15
This Pencil Jet was delivered to American Eagle as N715AE in May 2000 and then stored in November 2009 at Kingman (KIGM). It was rescued from the axeman in August 2013 and is pictured here during a stop over at Willow Run.
Registration / Serial:N403RW
Aircraft Version:Embraer ERJ-135LR (EMB-135LR)
Operator / Titles:RVR Aviation Charter
C/n (msn):145262
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:11 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Registration / Serial:N948AS
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas MD-80 (DC-9-80)
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas MD-83 (DC-9-83)
Operator / Titles:(USA Jet Airlines)
C/n (msn):53021 / 1801
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:11 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:145992
View count: 16
This mad Dog flew with Alaska from December 1990 until storage at VCV in January 2008. It went to USA Jet Airlines in December 2010 and, although it didn't look too healthy here in 2015, is still listed as stored.
Registration / Serial:N948AS
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas MD-83 (DC-9-83)
Operator / Titles:(USA Jet Airlines)
C/n (msn):53021 / 1801
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:11 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Registration / Serial:N111AP
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(F)
Operator / Titles:Zantop International Airlines
C/n (msn):45218/783
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:19 July 1992
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:145983
View count: 17
Originally delivered as a DC-6B in 03.57 to Northeast as N6582C. Olympic Airways SX-DAP 1967 to 08.72. N111AP with Concare and converted to DC-6BF. Zantop from 08.73. Stored from 1991.
Registration / Serial:N111AP
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B(F)
Operator / Titles:Zantop International Airlines
C/n (msn):45218/783
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:19 July 1992
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:N9045P
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):44644 / 592
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:3 August 1989
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Photo ID:145471
View count: 17
Cancelled in 1994.
Registration / Serial:N9045P
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-118A Liftmaster (DC-6A)
C/n (msn):44644 / 592
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:3 August 1989
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Registration / Serial:N917CK
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-9-15(F)
Operator / Titles:Kalitta Charters II
C/n (msn):47152 / 170
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:9 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:145449
View count: 19
This DC-9 was originally delivered to Continental as N8908 in September 1967. I was so happy to see (and hear!) it was still active at YIP all this time later.
Registration / Serial:N917CK
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-9-15(F)
Operator / Titles:Kalitta Charters II
C/n (msn):47152 / 170
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:9 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Registration / Serial:N150FN
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 727
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 727-100 (C-22)
Aircraft Version:Boeing 727-35(F)
Operator / Titles:Kalitta
C/n (msn):19166 / 303
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:1983 to 1986
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Photo ID:145365
View count: 21
A well used 727!
Registration / Serial:N150FN
Aircraft Version:Boeing 727-35(F)
Operator / Titles:Kalitta
C/n (msn):19166 / 303
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:1983 to 1986
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Registration / Serial:N995CF
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-8-62AF
Operator / Titles:CF Airfreight
C/n (msn):46024 / 428
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:3 December 1989
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:145003
View count: 17
Delivered new to Japan Air Lines in 01.69 as JA8037. Converted to 62AF freighter in 08.85 and operated by Zantop as N815ZA. CF Airfreight from 06.88 as N995CF and to Emery Worldwide from 04.91.
Registration / Serial:N995CF
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-8-62AF
Operator / Titles:CF Airfreight
C/n (msn):46024 / 428
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:3 December 1989
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:N222DJ
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-118A Liftmaster (DC-6A)
Operator / Titles:(Jetway)
C/n (msn):44668 / 635
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:23 September 1979
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Photo ID:144839
View count: 18
Reregistered N106DH
Registration / Serial:N222DJ
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-118A Liftmaster (DC-6A)
Operator / Titles:(Jetway)
C/n (msn):44668 / 635
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:23 September 1979
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Registration / Serial:N666DG
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-118A Liftmaster (DC-6A)
Operator / Titles:(Mark Air Transport)
C/n (msn):43571 / 270
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:23 September 1979
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Photo ID:144006
View count: 14
Reregistered N105DH in 1981
Registration / Serial:N666DG
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-118A Liftmaster (DC-6A)
Operator / Titles:(Mark Air Transport)
C/n (msn):43571 / 270
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:23 September 1979
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
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:3 September 1989
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Photo ID:142348
View count: 26
Sold in the Philippines as RP-C473 about 1990.
Registration / Serial:N873SN
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-117D (DC-3S)
C/n (msn):43327
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:3 September 1989
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Registration / Serial:N2904F
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-118A Liftmaster (DC-6A)
Operator / Titles:(Jetway)
C/n (msn):44658 / 625
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:23 September 1979
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Photo ID:141664
View count: 29
Reregistered N656DG
Registration / Serial:N2904F
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-118A Liftmaster (DC-6A)
Operator / Titles:(Jetway)
C/n (msn):44658 / 625
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:23 September 1979
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Registration / Serial:N454GA
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 340-32
Operator / Titles:General Aviation
C/n (msn):47
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:1983 to 1986
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Photo ID:140678
View count: 24
Registration / Serial:N454GA
Aircraft Version:Convair 340-32
Operator / Titles:General Aviation
C/n (msn):47
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:1983 to 1986
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Registration / Serial:N5511K
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 640
Operator / Titles:Zantop International Airlines
C/n (msn):171
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Photo ID:135922
View count: 16
Registration / Serial:N5511K
Aircraft Version:Convair 640
Operator / Titles:Zantop International Airlines
C/n (msn):171
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:N9505Z
Aircraft Original Type:Beech 18
Aircraft Generic Type:Beech 18 (C-45)
Aircraft Version:Beech C-45H Expeditor (D18S)
Operator / Titles:Mannion Air Charter
C/n (msn):AF-524
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:23 September 1979
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Photo ID:135099
View count: 14
Registration / Serial:N9505Z
Aircraft Version:Beech C-45H Expeditor (D18S)
Operator / Titles:Mannion Air Charter
C/n (msn):AF-524
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:23 September 1979
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Registration / Serial:N285F
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 88 Electra
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed L-188 Electra
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-188A(F) Electra
Operator / Titles:Zantop International Airlines
C/n (msn):1107
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:1987 to 1989
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Photo ID:134621
View count: 19
Registration / Serial:N285F
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-188A(F) Electra
Operator / Titles:Zantop International Airlines
C/n (msn):1107
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:1987 to 1989
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact