Aircraft Photo of G-AKCE | Lockheed L-049E Constellation | BOAC - British Overseas Airways Corporation | AirHistory.net #8610
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:G-AKCE
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 49 Constellation
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed Constellation / Starliner (C-69/C-121)
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-049E Constellation
C/n (msn):049-1971
Operator Titles:BOAC - British Overseas Airways Corporation
Location
City / Airport:London - HeathrowMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGLL   IATA: LHR   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:12 September 1954
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID: 8610
Photo Comment

Delivered to USAAF as C-69C 42-94550 in July 1945. Converted to L049 for BOAC and delivered to Heathrow on 29 April 1948. Modified to 049E. Seen arriving at Heathrow North. Sold to Capital Airlines as N2741A in June 1955.

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