Aircraft Photo of PH-LDS | Lockheed L-749A Constellation | KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines | AirHistory.net #8304
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:PH-LDS
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 49 Constellation / Starliner
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed Constellation / Starliner (C-69/C-121)
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-749A Constellation
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):2552
Location
City / Airport:Manchester - InternationalMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGCC   IATA: MAN   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:10 May 1959
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID: 8304
Photo Comment

"Soerabaja" served KLM from new in September 1947 until retirement at Schiphol in November 1959. Here lining up for take-off from Ringway's Runway 06 in May 1959 when fitted with an under fuselage "Speedpack" cargo container.

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