Aircraft Photo of EC-AHA | Douglas C-47D Skytrain | Iberia | AirHistory.net #81691
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:EC-AHA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47D Skytrain
C/n (msn):34280/17016
Operator / Titles:Iberia
Location
City / Airport:MálagaMap
Country:Spain
Airport Codes:ICAO: LEMG   IATA: AGP   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:February 1973
Photo by:M D West
Photo ID: 81691
Photo Comment

This DC-3 had been abandoned on a glacier in Iceland in 1950, when operating as USAF SC-47D 45-1013. It was salvaged by the founders of Loftleidir, operated as TF-RVP in 1951 and sold via England to Iberia in 1952 as EC-AHA. They were still using it in 1973 to link Malaga to Melilla. It was sold in 1974 as N62265 and became RP-C148 later that year. It was broken up in 1978.

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