Aircraft Photo of T9-ABC | Douglas C-47B Skytrain | #51838
Registration / Serial:T9-ABC
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Skytrain
C/n (msn):32935/16187
City / Airport:Ta Qali (closed)Map
Airport Codes:ICAO: LMMT   IATA: -   Local: -   Other: -
Collection:Malta Aviation Museum
Photo Date:25 September 2008
Photo by:Peter de Jong
Photo ID: 51838
Photo Comment

US serial 44-76603, to RAF in India as a Dakota IV, KN462, in March 1945. To Eagle Aviation as G-AMPT in 1952. Served with various airlines in Africa from 1953. Departed Malta on 7 March 1995 for Algiers under new Equatorial Guinea reg 3C-JJN, but returned with engine problems. Strangely received Bosnian reg T9-ABC, but did not fly again. Purchased for Malta Aviation Museum. Moved to Ta Qali in 2006.

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