Aircraft Photo of N1025V | Boeing 377-10-26 Stratocruiser | Pan American World Airways - Pan Am | AirHistory.net #6024
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:N1025V
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing C-97 Stratofreighter (367)
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 377 Stratocruiser
Aircraft Version:Boeing 377-10-26 Stratocruiser
C/n (msn):15925
Operator / Titles:Pan American World Airways - Pan Am
Aircraft Name:Clipper Celestial
Location
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith InternationalMap
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Airport Codes:ICAO: YSSY   IATA: SYD   Local: YSSY   Other: -
 
Photo Date:1958 to 1959
Photo from:David Carter Collection
Photo ID: 6024
Photo Comment

N1025V taxiing for take-off from Sydney's Runway 25. When Qantas replaced its Super Constellations with 707s on the Pacific route, Pan Am was still operating Stratocruisers on most flights because its 707 fleet was stretched thin. By the start of 1960 the Stratocruisers were gone. N1025V was retired and later sold to the Israeli Air Force. Photo by the late Brian White, of Sydney.

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