Aircraft Photo of LZ-BET | Ilyushin Il-18D | Balkan - Bulgarian Airlines | AirHistory.net #30877
Aircraft
Registration / SerialLZ-BET
Aircraft Original TypeIlyushin Il-18
Aircraft Generic TypeIlyushin Il-18/20/22/24/38
Aircraft VersionIlyushin Il-18D
C/n (msn)186008904
Operator / TitlesBalkan - Bulgarian Airlines
Local Operator NameБалкан
Location
City / AirportVancouver - InternationalMap
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Airport CodesICAO: CYVR   IATA: YVR   Local: CYVR   Other: -
 
Photo DateMarch 1982
Photo byGary Vincent
Photo ID: 30877
Photo Comment

A very rare visitor to Vancouver chartered for maritime crew changes - that had to be a long flight. The aircraft was delivered in 1968 to TABSO, re-named Balkan Bulgarian Airlines in 1968. It was withdrawn at Sofia sometime in the '90s.

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