Aircraft Photo of N924 | NAMC YS-11A-309 | Pyramid Airlines | AirHistory.net #1799
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:N924
Aircraft Original Type:NAMC YS-11
Aircraft Generic Type:NAMC YS-11
Aircraft Version:NAMC YS-11A-309
C/n (msn):2129
Operator Titles:Pyramid Airlines / Suez Oil Company - SUCO
Aircraft Name:Suez Canal Pacemaker
Location
City / Airport:SouthendMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGMC   IATA: SEN   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:July 1984
Photo by:Richard Vandervord
Photo ID: 1799
Photo Comment

Imagine my amazement as I was driving along the Southend seafront one Saturday and saw a procession of four YS-11s land one after another, all the more surprising as I'd shot them nicely just two months before in Malta. The other three were ex-Piedmont and had their individual "Pacemaker" names suitably adapted. Although this one was previously Gabon Government's TR-KIA, they still gave it a Piedmont-style scheme and name, "Suez Canal Pacemaker". The four were on delivery to PBA. N924 was b/u at Hyannis, MA 7.93

This photo is copyright © Richard Vandervord, and may not be used or published in any way without permission.

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