Aircraft Photo of NC86517 | Lockheed L-049 Constellation | TWA - Transcontinental and Western Air | AirHistory.net #116541
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:NC86517
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 49 Constellation / Starliner
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed Constellation / Starliner (C-69/C-121)
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-049 Constellation
C/n (msn):2044
Operator / Titles:TWA - Transcontinental and Western Air
Location
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown State, United States
 
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield Collection
Photo ID: 116541
Photo Comment

This 049 Constellation was delivered to TWA on 19 February 1946 and was later named "Star of Tripoli". Converted from first class to coach in 1953. Total time at May 1959 41,203 hours. Sold to Las Vegas Hacienda in May 1961. From TWA 60 years ago.

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