Aircraft Photo of HB-IRV | Convair 240-11 | Swissair - Swiss Air Lines | AirHistory.net #7600
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:HB-IRV
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 240/600 (C-131/T-29/Samaritan)
Aircraft Version:Convair 240-11
C/n (msn):134
Operator / Titles:Swissair - Swiss Air Lines
Location
City / Airport:Manchester - InternationalMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGCC   IATA: MAN   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID: 7600
Photo Comment

Swiss Air Lines "Neuchatel" taxies towards Runway 06 to depart on the scheduled service from Ringway to Zurich (Kloten). It still wears the original all-metallic finish with no white top yet added. HB-IRV served SR from February 1949 until sale to Mohawk Airlines in November 1956.

This photo was added on 13 September 2017, and has since been viewed 70 times.


Submit Correction
Contact Photographer