Aircraft Photo of N712FM | Lockheed 12-A Electra Junior | AirHistory.net
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:N712FM
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 12 Electra Junior
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed 12/212 Electra Junior
Aircraft Version:Lockheed 12-A Electra Junior
C/n (msn):1262
Location
City / Airport:MareebaMap
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Airport Codes:ICAO: YMBA   IATA: MRG   Local: YMBA   Other: -
 
Photo Date:26 June 1986
Photo by:David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)Contact
Photo ID: 28179
Photographer's Remark

Built in March 1939 as a C-40A for USAAF serial 38-545. Civilianised in 1945 as NC48741. Then N37P and N299A. Was N712FM from 1962 and exported to Australia in 1982. Based at Mareeba from Jun 1982 until last flight in Oct 1983, then stored there until 1987. Registered VH-HID in September 1987 and restored to flying status once again.

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