5 results found
Registration / Serial:VH-ASA
Aircraft Original Type:Piaggio P-166
Aircraft Generic Type:Piaggio P-166
Aircraft Version:Piaggio P-166B Portofino
C/n (msn):409
Operator / Titles:Commuter Airlines
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:25 April 1969
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:236666Submit Correction
View count: 66
Kevin Kerle photo. Commuter Airlines was one of the early Australian third-level airlines. Based at Essendon, then Melbourne's main airport, it allowed Ansett to give up its loss-making Victorian intrastate service and retire its DC-3s.
Registration / Serial:VH-ASA
Aircraft Version:Piaggio P-166B Portofino
C/n (msn):409
Operator / Titles:Commuter Airlines
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:25 April 1969
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-ASA
Aircraft Original Type:Piaggio P-166
Aircraft Generic Type:Piaggio P-166
Aircraft Version:Piaggio P-166B Portofino
C/n (msn):409
Operator / Titles:Commuter Airlines
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:25 April 1969
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:236666Submit Correction
View count: 66
Kevin Kerle photo. Commuter Airlines was one of the early Australian third-level airlines. Based at Essendon, then Melbourne's main airport, it allowed Ansett to give up its loss-making Victorian intrastate service and retire its DC-3s.
Registration / Serial:VH-ASA
Aircraft Version:Piaggio P-166B Portofino
C/n (msn):409
Operator / Titles:Commuter Airlines
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:25 April 1969
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-PQA
Aircraft Original Type:Piaggio P-166
Aircraft Generic Type:Piaggio P-166
Aircraft Version:Piaggio P-166B Portofino
C/n (msn):410
Operator / Titles:Commuter Airlines
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:1968
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Photo ID:75340Submit Correction
View count: 111
Registration / Serial:VH-PQA
Aircraft Version:Piaggio P-166B Portofino
C/n (msn):410
Operator / Titles:Commuter Airlines
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:1968
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:VH-PQA
Aircraft Original Type:Piaggio P-166
Aircraft Generic Type:Piaggio P-166
Aircraft Version:Piaggio P-166B Portofino
C/n (msn):410
Operator / Titles:Commuter Airlines
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:1968
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Photo ID:75340Submit Correction
View count: 111
Registration / Serial:VH-PQA
Aircraft Version:Piaggio P-166B Portofino
C/n (msn):410
Operator / Titles:Commuter Airlines
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:1968
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:N1058C
Aircraft Original Type:Beech 99 Airliner
Aircraft Generic Type:Beech 99 Airliner
Aircraft Version:Beech 99 Airliner
C/n (msn):U-21
Operator / Titles:Commuter Airlines
City / Airport:Fort Wayne - International (KFWA / FWA)Map
Region / Country:Indiana, United States
Photo Date:June 1970
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Photo ID:32738Submit Correction
View count: 176
One of the early operators of the type, seen here at Hub Airlines base in Ft. Wayne.
Registration / Serial:N1058C
Aircraft Version:Beech 99 Airliner
C/n (msn):U-21
Operator / Titles:Commuter Airlines
City / Airport:Fort Wayne - International (KFWA / FWA)Map
Region / Country:Indiana, United States
Photo Date:June 1970
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Registration / Serial:N1058C
Aircraft Original Type:Beech 99 Airliner
Aircraft Generic Type:Beech 99 Airliner
Aircraft Version:Beech 99 Airliner
C/n (msn):U-21
Operator / Titles:Commuter Airlines
City / Airport:Fort Wayne - International (KFWA / FWA)Map
Region / Country:Indiana, United States
Photo Date:June 1970
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Photo ID:32738Submit Correction
View count: 176
One of the early operators of the type, seen here at Hub Airlines base in Ft. Wayne.
Registration / Serial:N1058C
Aircraft Version:Beech 99 Airliner
C/n (msn):U-21
Operator / Titles:Commuter Airlines
City / Airport:Fort Wayne - International (KFWA / FWA)Map
Region / Country:Indiana, United States
Photo Date:June 1970
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Registration / Serial:N5813
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 580
C/n (msn):130
Operator / Titles:Commuter Airlines
City / Airport:Washington - Ronald Reagan National (KDCA / DCA)Map
Region / Country:Virginia, United States
Photo Date:September 1979
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:19403Submit Correction
View count: 156
Originally delivered as a CV-340 to National in 1953 and sold to Allegheny in 1960, she later underwent two conversions, first to CV-440 and then to turboprop in 1966. Bought by Commuter in 3.78; airline name changed to Freedom in 5.80 and sold to Air Ontario in 10.84 then EAT as OO-HUB in 3.88 for operation by DHL. Leased by Swiftair as EC-GSJ to continue DHL work; ferried to Columbus-Rickenbacker in 4.06 to become N590X but stored in 2010 still with Spanish reg.
Registration / Serial:N5813
Aircraft Version:Convair 580
C/n (msn):130
Operator / Titles:Commuter Airlines
City / Airport:Washington - Ronald Reagan National (KDCA / DCA)Map
Region / Country:Virginia, United States
Photo Date:September 1979
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:N5813
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 580
C/n (msn):130
Operator / Titles:Commuter Airlines
City / Airport:Washington - Ronald Reagan National (KDCA / DCA)Map
Region / Country:Virginia, United States
Photo Date:September 1979
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:19403Submit Correction
View count: 156
Originally delivered as a CV-340 to National in 1953 and sold to Allegheny in 1960, she later underwent two conversions, first to CV-440 and then to turboprop in 1966. Bought by Commuter in 3.78; airline name changed to Freedom in 5.80 and sold to Air Ontario in 10.84 then EAT as OO-HUB in 3.88 for operation by DHL. Leased by Swiftair as EC-GSJ to continue DHL work; ferried to Columbus-Rickenbacker in 4.06 to become N590X but stored in 2010 still with Spanish reg.
Registration / Serial:N5813
Aircraft Version:Convair 580
C/n (msn):130
Operator / Titles:Commuter Airlines
City / Airport:Washington - Ronald Reagan National (KDCA / DCA)Map
Region / Country:Virginia, United States
Photo Date:September 1979
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:6 December 1969
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:3874Submit Correction
View count: 78
Withdrawn from use in 1976 and scrapped. Commuter Airlines operated scheduled services out of Essendon with a fleet of P166s.
Registration / Serial:VH-FSC
Aircraft Version:Piaggio P-166C
C/n (msn):414
Operator / Titles:Commuter Airlines
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:6 December 1969
Photo by:David CarterContact
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:6 December 1969
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:3874Submit Correction
View count: 78
Withdrawn from use in 1976 and scrapped. Commuter Airlines operated scheduled services out of Essendon with a fleet of P166s.
Registration / Serial:VH-FSC
Aircraft Version:Piaggio P-166C
C/n (msn):414
Operator / Titles:Commuter Airlines
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:6 December 1969
Photo by:David CarterContact