Aircraft Photo of G-ALYF | Douglas C-47A Skytrain | British Westpoint Airlines | #26229
Registration / SerialG-ALYF
Aircraft Original TypeDouglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic TypeDouglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft VersionDouglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn)19350
Operator / TitlesBritish Westpoint Airlines
City / AirportManchester - InternationalMap
Region / CountryEngland, United Kingdom
Airport CodesICAO: EGCC   IATA: MAN   Local: -   Other: -
Photo DateOctober 1965
Photo byR.A.Scholefield
Photo ID: 26229
Photo Comment

Built in December 1943 for USAAF as 42-100887. To RAF as TS424 in September 1944. Converted for British European Airways as 32-seat "Pionair" G-ALYF in August 1950. Sold to Westpoint in March 1961, serving until closure of the airline in 1966.

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