Aircraft Photo of N1179 | Convair 440-31 Metropolitan | Wall Street Journal | AirHistory.net #82406
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:N1179
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-31 Metropolitan
C/n (msn):93
Operator / Titles:Wall Street Journal
Location
City / Airport:Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood InternationalMap
Region / Country:Florida, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: KFLL   IATA: FLL   Local: FLL   Other: -
 
Photo Date:29 June 1992
Photo by:Fergal Goodman
Photo ID: 82406
Photo Comment

Operating for The Wall Street Journal, owned by Florida Aircraft Leasing. Built for United Air Lines as a Convair 340, this aircraft was converted to CV-440 standard in 1960. It wears small "The Wall Street Journal" titles on the nose.

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