Aircraft Photo of G-AMPP / G-AMSU | Douglas C-47B Dakota Mk.4 | Dan-Air London | AirHistory.net
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:G-AMPP
Serial Painted:G-AMSU
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Dakota Mk.4
Operator / Titles:Dan-Air London
C/n (msn):26717/15272
Location
City / Airport:LashamMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGHL   IATA: -   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:January 1985
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID: 1776
Photo Comment

Although reportedly some parts of the real G-AMSU were used in the preparation of this Dak for display, it was really G-AMPP which served Dan-Air between 1961 and 1971 after an RAF career. The aircraft was removed to France in 1991 and was used for the making of a film in Berlin in 2005 about the Airlift, to represent crashed Dakota KN491, which went down on 24.1.49 in East Germany while approaching Lübeck-Blankensee

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