Aircraft Photo of N87949 | Convair VT-29A | AirHistory.net #76562
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:N87949
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 240/600 (C-131/T-29/Samaritan)
Aircraft Version:Convair VT-29A
C/n (msn):202
Location
City / Airport:Tucson - InternationalMap
Region / Country:Arizona, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: KTUS   IATA: TUS   Local: TUS   Other: -
 
Photo Date:9 October 1987
Photo by:Fergal Goodman
Photo ID: 76562
Photo Comment

N87949 (right) was formerly 49-1935 with the USAF. It was stored at Tucson Airport from 1977 and eventually went into service with Trans Florida Airlines in January 1993. On the left is Convair 600 N94215, in the middle of a major overhaul. It returned to service with SMB Stage Line. It was first delivered to American Airlines in November 1948 as a CV-240, named "Flagship Tucson".

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