Aircraft Photo of 131623 | Lockheed C-121J Super Constellation (R7V-1/L-1049B) | USA - Navy | AirHistory.net #8418
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:131623
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 49 Constellation / Starliner
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed Constellation / Starliner (C-69/C-121)
Aircraft Version:Lockheed C-121J Super Constellation (R7V-1/L-1049B)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):4124
Location
City / Airport:Tucson - Davis-Monthan AFBMap
Region / Country:Arizona, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: KDMA   IATA: DMA   Local: DMA   Other: -
 
Photo Date:22 April 1971
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID: 8418
Photo Comment

Delivered to the US Navy in May 1953 and operated by VR-1 transport squdron. From March 1968 until retirement in March 1971 it acted as support transport for the "Blue Angels" aerobatic team, wearing their colour scheme.

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