Aircraft Photo of F-ZVMV | Lockheed L-749 Constellation | CEV - Centre d'essais en Vol | France - Air Force | AirHistory.net
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:F-ZVMV
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 49 Constellation / Starliner
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed Constellation / Starliner (C-69/C-121)
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-749 Constellation
Operator / Titles:CEV - Centre d'essais en Vol
Operator Painted:France - Air Force
C/n (msn):2503
Location
City / Airport:Paris - Le BourgetMap
Country:France
Airport Codes:ICAO: LFPB   IATA: LBG   Local: -   Other: -
Collection:Musée de l'Air et de l'Espace
 
Photo Date:October 1983
Photo by:T.Laurent
Photo ID: 161473
Photo Comment

Initially built for Pan American in 1947 as N86520; Later sold to Air France as F-BAZR which used it in the Fifties. Finaly used as flying test bed for Bastan trurboprop engine. Wfu in 1975 and preserved in Musée de l'Air et de l'Espace.

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