446 results found
City / Airport:Blackpool (EGNH / BLK)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:10 August 1945
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:146491
View count: 11
This image shows the 1945 layout at Squires Gate with the Vickers Amstrong factory at top right with 23 newly built Wellingtons scattered below it. Four black Bellman Hangars at top left are the base for No. 3 School of General Reconnaissance and 14 of their Ansons are scattered over the airfield.
City / Airport:Blackpool (EGNH / BLK)
Photo Date:10 August 1945
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:T7120
Other Marks:RUM-E
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland DH.82 Tiger Moth
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland DH.82 Tiger Moth
Aircraft Version:De Havilland DH.82A Tiger Moth
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):83547
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:June 1948
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:144714
View count: 21
Manchester University Air Squadron Tiger Moth on an air-to-air photo sortie near its base at Manchester Barton aerodrome. It served MUAS from November 1947 until replacement by Chipmunk T.10's in January 1951. Built by Morris Motors at Cowley in 1941. Sold in 1953 becoming G-AOEG. Photo obtained from a MUAS pilot over 50 years ago.
Registration / Serial:T7120
Aircraft Version:De Havilland DH.82A Tiger Moth
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):83547
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:June 1948
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:XR395
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland DH.106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland DH.106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland DH.106 Comet C4
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):06467
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:November 1961
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:137384
View count: 20
Royal Air Force Transport Command Comet C.4 on a high altitude test flight shortly after it first flew from Hatfield on 15 November 1961. Deliverd on 1 June 1962 and served with 216 Squadron based at Lyneham until retirement in July 1975. Later to Dan-Air as G-BDIT. From DH 50 years ago.
Registration / Serial:XR395
Aircraft Version:De Havilland DH.106 Comet C4
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):06467
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:November 1961
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown State, United States
Photo Date:1949
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:136735
View count: 22
Early production Bell 47D-1. Obtained from Bell Aircraft 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:N227B
Aircraft Version:Bell 47D-1
Operator / Titles:Gulf Oil
C/n (msn):153
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:1949
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:G-ALHC
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Canadair C-4/C-5/DC-4M/C-54 North Star/Argonaut (CL-2/4/5)
Aircraft Version:Canadair C-4 Argonaut (CL-4)
Operator / Titles:BOAC
C/n (msn):145
Aircraft Name:Ariadne
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Quebec, Canada
Photo Date:1949
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:136734
View count: 22
"Ariadne" was delivered to BOAC on 29 March 1949 and used on flights to Africa and the Far East. Sold to East African as VP-KOY in February 1959. Later OY-AFC with Flying Enterprise. Obtained from Canadair over 50 years ago.
Registration / Serial:G-ALHC
Aircraft Version:Canadair C-4 Argonaut (CL-4)
Operator / Titles:BOAC
C/n (msn):145
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:1949
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:N91S
Fleetnumber:901
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-9 (C-9)
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-15
Operator / Titles:Bonanza Air Lines / Southern Airways
C/n (msn):47063 / 111
Location:Not known
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:March 1968
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:136422
View count: 17
Leased short-term from Southern Airways and still wearing the latter's colour scheme. From Douglas 40 years ago.
Registration / Serial:N91S
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-15
Operator / Titles:Bonanza Air Lines / Southern Airways
C/n (msn):47063 / 111
Location:Not known
Photo Date:March 1968
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:XG447
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 192 Belvedere
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 192 Belvedere
Aircraft Version:Bristol 192 Belvedere HC1
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):
City / Airport:Weston-super-Mare (EGFI)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:136408
View count: 18
The first Belvedere HC.1, XG447 first flew on 5 July 1958. It is seen on test at Bristol's secondary airfield at Weston, before application of a UK roundel. Obtained from Bristols 50 years ago.
Registration / Serial:XG447
Aircraft Version:Bristol 192 Belvedere HC1
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):
City / Airport:Weston-super-Mare (EGFI)
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:YV-C-AMI
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 49 Constellation / Starliner
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed Constellation / Starliner (C-69/C-121)
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-1049G Super Constellation
Operator / Titles:Línea Aeropostal Venezolana
C/n (msn):4674
City / Airport:Burbank - Bob Hope (KBUR / BUR)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:August 1957
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:136252
View count: 17
Delivered to LAV on 21 August 1957 and used on routes to USA and Latin America until sale in 1963 to Flying Tigers as N9746Z, later N173W. Wrecked in a crash at Casey, Quebec, on 9 June 1973. Obtained from Lockheed 50 years ago.
Registration / Serial:YV-C-AMI
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-1049G Super Constellation
Operator / Titles:Línea Aeropostal Venezolana
C/n (msn):4674
City / Airport:Burbank - Bob Hope (KBUR / BUR)
Photo Date:August 1957
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Location:In Flight
Country:Sweden
Photo Date:1948
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:136251
View count: 16
The Saab 17 attack bomber was in front line service with the Swedish Air Force between 1942 and 1948. '62' is a B 17B powered by a Bristol Mercury engine and served F 3. Photo obtained 50 years ago.
Registration / Serial:17146
Aircraft Version:Saab B17B
Operator / Titles:Sweden - Air Force
C/n (msn):17146
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:1948
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:LV-YBT
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland DH.104 Dove
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland DH.104 Dove (Devon)
Aircraft Version:De Havilland DH.104 Dove 1
Operator / Titles:Direccion General de Aeronautica Civil
C/n (msn):04248
City / Airport:Hatfield (EGTH / HTF) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:January 1949
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:135883
View count: 24
Dove 1 on a test flight from Hatfield before delivery to the Argentine Secretaria de Aeronautica. Later to the Argentine Air Force as T-87. From DH 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:LV-YBT
Aircraft Version:De Havilland DH.104 Dove 1
Operator / Titles:Direccion General de Aeronautica Civil
C/n (msn):04248
City / Airport:Hatfield (EGTH / HTF) (closed)
Photo Date:January 1949
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:F-BGNX
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland DH.106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland DH.106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland DH.106 Comet 1A
Operator / Titles:Air France
C/n (msn):06020
City / Airport:Hatfield (EGTH / HTF) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:June 1953
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:135882
View count: 17
Air France's first Comet 1A is prepared for delivery at De Havillands factory at Hatfield, Hertfordshire. The aircraft was delivered to AF on 12 June 1953. After the Comet crashes it was stored in April 1954 and later became G-AOJT. Its fuselage is preserved at London Colney, Herts.
Registration / Serial:F-BGNX
Aircraft Version:De Havilland DH.106 Comet 1A
Operator / Titles:Air France
C/n (msn):06020
City / Airport:Hatfield (EGTH / HTF) (closed)
Photo Date:June 1953
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:NC88904
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C54B-DC
Operator / Titles:Pan American-Grace Airways - Panagra
C/n (msn):18391
Location:In Flight
Country:Peru
Photo Date:1948
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:134239
View count: 17
Built as USAAF C-54B 43-17191. Converted to DC-4 civil standard and operated by Pan American Grace Airways from 1948 until lease to Northeast. Obtained from Panagra 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:NC88904
Aircraft Version:Douglas C54B-DC
Operator / Titles:Pan American-Grace Airways - Panagra
C/n (msn):18391
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:1948
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:N86631
Other Marks:5
Aircraft Original Type:Grumman G-44 Widgeon
Aircraft Generic Type:Grumman G-44 Widgeon (J4F)
Aircraft Version:Grumman G-44A Widgeon
Operator / Titles:McDermott Contractors
C/n (msn):1457
Location:Not known
Region / Country:Louisiana, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:133993
View count: 17
McDermott's Widgeon No.5 'somewhere in Louisiana' during an oil drilling support flight. Taken by Captain J.L. Bailey and submitted with agreement of his son.
Registration / Serial:N86631
Aircraft Version:Grumman G-44A Widgeon
Operator / Titles:McDermott Contractors
C/n (msn):1457
Location:Not known
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:NC33678
Fleetnumber:227
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3-313D
Operator / Titles:Capital Airlines
C/n (msn):4133
Location:Not known
Region / Country:Unknown State, United States
Photo Date:1948
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:133992
View count: 17
Built in July 1941 for Penn Central. Impressed by USAAF as C-49H 42-38328 in March 1942. Returned to Penn Central in July 1944. Absorbed by Capital in April 1948 and named "Capitaliner Morgantown" Sold in August 1950. From Capital 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:NC33678
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3-313D
Operator / Titles:Capital Airlines
C/n (msn):4133
Location:Not known
Photo Date:1948
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:F-BELD
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-54A Skymaster
Operator / Titles:Air France
C/n (msn):10372
City / Airport:Paris - Orly (LFPO / ORY)Map
Country:France
Photo Date:1949
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:133853
View count: 23
Built in August 1944 for the USAAF as C-54A 42-72267. Bought by Air France in October 1948 and operated until leased to Air Maroc in December 1953. From Air France 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:F-BELD
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-54A Skymaster
Operator / Titles:Air France
C/n (msn):10372
City / Airport:Paris - Orly (LFPO / ORY)
Photo Date:1949
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:48-585
Serial Painted:8585
Military Code:CQ-585
Other Marks:10220
Aircraft Original Type:Fairchild C-82 Packet
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairchild C-82 Packet
Aircraft Version:Fairchild C-82A Packet
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
C/n (msn):10220
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Maryland, United States
Photo Date:1948
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:133852
View count: 21
Late production C-82A Packet on a photo sortie from Fairchild's Hagerstown factory. The aircraft wears its "Buzz Number" and the last three of its c/n below the cockpit. From Fairchild 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:48-585
Serial Painted:8585
Aircraft Version:Fairchild C-82A Packet
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
C/n (msn):10220
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:1948
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:SC-201
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 171 Sycamore
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 171 Sycamore
Aircraft Version:Bristol 171 Sycamore Mk52
Operator / Titles:Germany - Navy
C/n (msn):13478
City / Airport:Weston-super-Mare (EGFI)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:133616
View count: 21
A line-up at Bristol's Weston factory of 11 of the 50 Sycamores delivered to the German Navy during 1957/59. SC+201 was later re-serialled 7820 in the current series. Obtained from Bristols 50 years ago.
Registration / Serial:SC-201
Aircraft Version:Bristol 171 Sycamore Mk52
Operator / Titles:Germany - Navy
C/n (msn):13478
City / Airport:Weston-super-Mare (EGFI)
Photo Date:1958
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:N86535
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 49 Constellation / Starliner
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed Constellation / Starliner (C-69/C-121)
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-649A Constellation
Operator / Titles:Chicago & Southern Air Lines
C/n (msn):2673
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown State, United States
Photo Date:May 1951
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:133615
View count: 25
Delivered to C&S on 17 May 1951. Operator merged into Delta Airlines 26 February 1953. Converted to L-749A and sold to TWA on 20 April 1954. Obtained from Delta 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:N86535
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-649A Constellation
Operator / Titles:Chicago & Southern Air Lines
C/n (msn):2673
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:May 1951
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:N91069
Fleetnumber:612
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C54A-DC
Operator / Titles:Capital Airlines
C/n (msn):10363
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:District of Columbia, United States
Photo Date:April 1949
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:132356
View count: 19
Delivered to US Navy as R5D-1 Bu50841 in August 1944. Converted to DC-4 standard by Douglas in September 1946. Served Pennsylvania Central Airlines until April 1948 when name changed to Capital Airlines. Named "Capitaliner Youngstown". Seen with downtown Washington in background. Capital merged into United on 1 June 1961 and this DC-4 was sold in August that year. Obtained from Capital 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:N91069
Aircraft Version:Douglas C54A-DC
Operator / Titles:Capital Airlines
C/n (msn):10363
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:April 1949
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:G-ALBO
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 100
C/n (msn):12873
City / Airport:Bristol - Filton (EGTG / FZO)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:September 1952
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:132355
View count: 21
The prototype Britannia during fast taxy trials just before making its first flight. From Bristols over 50 years ago.
Registration / Serial:G-ALBO
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 100
C/n (msn):12873
City / Airport:Bristol - Filton (EGTG / FZO)
Photo Date:September 1952
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact