Aircraft Photo of N733PA | Douglas DC-7C | Pan American World Airways - PAA | #631840
Registration / Serial:N733PA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-7
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-7
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-7C
C/n (msn):44875 / 668
Operator Titles:Pan American World Airways - PAA
Aircraft Name:Clipper Blue Jacket
City / Airport:Glasgow - PrestwickMap
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGPK   IATA: PIK   Local: -   Other: -
Photo Date:18 April 1956 to 31 January 1958
Photo from:Tim Spearman Collection
Photo ID: 631840
Photo Comment

Delivered to Pan American World Airways on 18 April 1953. Involved in an accident at Schiphol on 1st February 1958 and subsequently converted to a freighter. Sold as N7344 to Liberty Air in May 1965 and became G-ATOB with Trans World Leasing February 1966. Leased to Trans Meridian London in 1966/67 and became VR-BCT with ARCO Bermuda in July 1968. Reported to have been briefly registered as TI-1065P in October 1968, still with ARCO, before reverting to VR-BCT. Written off in a belly landing at Abidjan, Ivory Coast on 26th July 1970.

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