Aircraft Photo of F-BXJR | Morane-Saulnier MS-733 Alcyon | France - Air Force | AirHistory.net #178032
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:F-BXJR
Aircraft Original Type:Morane-Saulnier MS-733 Alcyon
Aircraft Generic Type:Morane-Saulnier MS-733 Alcyon
Aircraft Version:Morane-Saulnier MS-733 Alcyon
C/n (msn):154
Operator Painted:France - Air Force
Location
City / Airport:Angers - LoireMap
Country:France
Airport Codes:ICAO: LFJR   IATA: ANE   Local: -   Other: -
Collection:Espace Air Passion
 
Photo Date:12 September 2018
Photo by:Peter Vercruijsse
Photo ID: 178032
Photo Comment

This Alcyon was built in 1958 and was delivered to the French AF as 154. In Jun-1966 it became civil as F-BNEI. This registration was cancelled in Feb-1996. The Musée Régional de l'Air salvaged the wreck in 1999 and started to restore the aircraft with the help of parts from other aircraft. It was registered as F-BXJR in Jan-2008 and on 08-Mar-2008 it made its first flight after restoration. The museum was later renamed Espace Air Passion.

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