Aircraft Photo of HB-ILA | Douglas DC-4-1009 | Swissair - Swiss Air Lines | AirHistory.net #9195
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:HB-ILA
Other Marks:66
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
Operator / Titles:Swissair - Swiss Air Lines
C/n (msn):43072
Location
City / Airport:ZürichMap
Country:Switzerland
Airport Codes:ICAO: LSZH   IATA: ZRH   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield Collection
Photo ID: 9195
Photo Comment

Swissair's first DC-4 - identifiable by the '66' on its nosewheel door - being the 66th postwar-built DC-4-1009. HB-ILA was delivered to SR on 26 November 1946 was named "Geneve". Transferred to Balair in 1959 and crashed in Sudan on 15 June 1960. From Swissair 60 years ago.

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