Aircraft Photo of N39165 / PH-AJU | Douglas DC-2-142 | KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines | #25736
Registration / SerialN39165
Alternate RegistrationPH-AJU
Other Marks44
Aircraft Original TypeDouglas DC-2
Aircraft Generic TypeDouglas DC-2 (C-39/42/R2D)
Aircraft VersionDouglas DC-2-142
C/n (msn)1404
Operator PaintedKLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
Aircraft NameUiver
City / AirportUden - VolkelMap
Airport CodesICAO: EHVK   IATA: UDE   Local: -   Other: -
EventOpen Dagen Koninklijke Luchtmacht 2000
Photo Date1 September 2000
Photo byPeter Vercruijsse
Photo ID: 25736
Photo Comment

US Navy 9993 delivered 07-Sep-1935, struck off charge 28-Aug-1944, to NC39165 registered by Jan-1946, to N39165 reregistered 1949. It is here representing KLM's famous PH-AJU "Uiver" from the 1934 Mildenhall-Melbourne race, with race number 44. Its real US registration is visible under the tailplane.

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