34 results found
Registration / Serial:VH-AZU
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 652 Anson
Aircraft Generic Type:Avro 652 Anson
Aircraft Version:Avro 652A Anson I
C/n (msn):[ LT773 ]
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Photo ID:203627
View count: 21
Glasshouse later replaced by windows but aircraft appears not to have flown in that configuration. Withdrawn from use at Bankstown in 1951 and stored. Restoration to display standard started in Australia in 1980. Incomplete project traded to the RAF Museum. Displayed as W2068 in a mix-up with another Anson stored with VH-AZU. Photo from: Civil Aviation Historical Society, Melbourne, Australia
Registration / Serial:VH-AZU
Aircraft Version:Avro 652A Anson I
C/n (msn):[ LT773 ]
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Registration / Serial:52836
Military Code:164
Aircraft Original Type:Stearman Kaydet
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing PT-13/17/27/N2S Kaydet (75)
Aircraft Version:Boeing N2S-5 Kaydet (E75)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):[ 52836 ]
City / Airport:Ogden - Hill AFB (KHIF / HIF)Map
Region / Country:Utah, United States
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:AirHistory Photo Archive
Photo ID:198049
View count: 39
Kaydets stored at Hill Field after the war. Apart from one USAAF Stearman PT-13D (42-17672 / 2D27, c/n 75-5835), several US Navy N2S-5 Kaydets can be read. In the top left corner is 52676 / 121, and in the top middle row are (left to right) 52726 / 116, 52731 / 109, 52640 / 29x and 52713 / 93x. In the bottom middle row are (left to right) 52836 / 164, 52758 / 134, 52741 / 125 and 52827 / 154. They all belong to cancelled batch 52627-53049, many of which were apparently built (for the USAAF?) and partially painted, but not delivered. Photo from: Utah State Historical Society
Registration / Serial:52836
Aircraft Version:Boeing N2S-5 Kaydet (E75)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):[ 52836 ]
City / Airport:Ogden - Hill AFB (KHIF / HIF)
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:AirHistory Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:VH-TAA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
C/n (msn):43065
Aircraft Name:John Eyre
Location:In Flight
Country:Not known
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:148347
View count: 62
TAA publicity photo of its new DC-4. TAA would operate it until it crashed on approach to Brisbane on May 24, 1961 while on a freight flight. The captain had a heart attack and collapsed over the controls as he tried to exit his seat.
Registration / Serial:VH-TAA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
C/n (msn):43065
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-ANX
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3-G202A
Operator / Titles:Australian National Airways - ANA
C/n (msn):18949
Aircraft Name:Tarrana
City / Airport:Archerfield (YBAF)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:1946
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Photo ID:146068
View count: 105
In her original ANA livery at Archerfield, Brisbane.
Registration / Serial:VH-ANX
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3-G202A
Operator / Titles:Australian National Airways - ANA
C/n (msn):18949
City / Airport:Archerfield (YBAF)
Photo Date:1946
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Registration / Serial:VH-ANA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
Operator / Titles:Australian National Airways - ANA
C/n (msn):42910
Aircraft Name:Amana
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:133966
View count: 149
Crashed near York, Western Australia, on June 26, 1950 killing all 29 onboard. ANA photo.
Registration / Serial:VH-ANA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
Operator / Titles:Australian National Airways - ANA
C/n (msn):42910
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:A74-1
Serial Painted:MW140
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 685 York
Aircraft Generic Type:Avro 685 York
Aircraft Version:Avro 685 York C1
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
C/n (msn):[ MW140 ]
Aircraft Name:Endeavour
City / Airport:Broken Hill (YBHI / BHQ)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:128722
View count: 77
The personal aircraft of the Duke of Gloucester during the years he was governor-general of Australia. It was taken on charge by the RAAF and received the serial A74-1. This serial was never painted on the aircraft, which was returned to the RAF in January 1947. MW140 was withdrawn from use in 1952 and later scrapped.
Registration / Serial:A74-1
Serial Painted:MW140
Aircraft Version:Avro 685 York C1
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
C/n (msn):[ MW140 ]
City / Airport:Broken Hill (YBHI / BHQ)
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:NC90922
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 49 Constellation / Starliner
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed Constellation / Starliner (C-69/C-121)
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-049 Constellation
Operator / Titles:American Overseas Airlines
C/n (msn):2052
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown State, United States
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:125011
View count: 110
"Flagship Copenhagen" served AOA from delivery in March 1946 until sale to Pan American in September 1950. Later XA-MAG and PP-PDP. From AOA 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:NC90922
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-049 Constellation
Operator / Titles:American Overseas Airlines
C/n (msn):2052
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:G-AGVB
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 170 Freighter
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 170 Freighter/Wayfarer
Aircraft Version:Bristol 170 Freighter Mk21
C/n (msn):12731
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:123631
View count: 135
Bristol publicity photo of the second prototype its new 170 transport. G-AGVB was sold in France in 1947.
Registration / Serial:G-AGVB
Aircraft Version:Bristol 170 Freighter Mk21
C/n (msn):12731
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:NC86517
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 49 Constellation / Starliner
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed Constellation / Starliner (C-69/C-121)
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-049 Constellation
Operator / Titles:TWA - Transcontinental and Western Air
C/n (msn):2044
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown State, United States
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:116541
View count: 171
This 049 Constellation was delivered to TWA on 19 February 1946 and was later named "Star of Tripoli". Converted from first class to coach in 1953. Total time at May 1959 41,203 hours. Sold to Las Vegas Hacienda in May 1961. From TWA 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:NC86517
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-049 Constellation
Operator / Titles:TWA - Transcontinental and Western Air
C/n (msn):2044
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:G-AGSU
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 689 Tudor
Aircraft Generic Type:Avro 689 Tudor
Aircraft Version:Avro 689 Tudor 2
Operator / Titles:(A.V. Roe (Avro))
C/n (msn):1235
City / Airport:Manchester - Woodford (EGCD) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:A.V. Roe & Co. Ltd (via R.A.Scholefield)
Photo ID:113000
View count: 58
The prototype stretched Tudor 2 taking off on a test flight. Retains the original pointed fin shape. Crashed on take-off at Woodford on 23 August 1947 because of incorrect assembly of ailerons. Designer Roy Chadwick and others were killed. Obtained from Avro over 50 years ago.
Registration / Serial:G-AGSU
Aircraft Version:Avro 689 Tudor 2
Operator / Titles:(A.V. Roe (Avro))
C/n (msn):1235
City / Airport:Manchester - Woodford (EGCD) (closed)
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:A.V. Roe & Co. Ltd (via R.A.Scholefield)
Registration / Serial:NC37472
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C54B-DC
Operator / Titles:Delta Air Lines
C/n (msn):10444
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown State, United States
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:88213
View count: 58
Delivered to the USAAF in November 1944 as C-54B 42-72339. Converted to DC-4 standard by Douglas and to Delta on 14 February 1946. Sold in 1953. Obtained from Delta 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:NC37472
Aircraft Version:Douglas C54B-DC
Operator / Titles:Delta Air Lines
C/n (msn):10444
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:NC90421
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-54A Skymaster
Operator / Titles:American Overseas Airlines
C/n (msn):18394
Location:Not known
Region / Country:Unknown State, United States
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:88212
View count: 102
Delivered to the USAAF as 43-17194 in November 1944. Bought by AOA in 1946 and transferred to American Airlines om merger in 1950. Later to Eastern Airlines and other operators.
Registration / Serial:NC90421
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-54A Skymaster
Operator / Titles:American Overseas Airlines
C/n (msn):18394
Location:Not known
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:NC41882
Aircraft Original Type:Sikorsky S-44
Aircraft Generic Type:Sikorsky VS-44/PBS/JR2S
Aircraft Version:Sikorsky VS-44A
Operator / Titles:American Export Airlines
C/n (msn):4403
Aircraft Name:Exeter
City / Airport:New York - La Guardia (KLGA / LGA)Map
Region / Country:New York, United States
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:William T. Larkins CollectionContact
Photo ID:80736
View count: 79
Photo by Harold Martin.
Registration / Serial:NC41882
Aircraft Version:Sikorsky VS-44A
Operator / Titles:American Export Airlines
C/n (msn):4403
City / Airport:New York - La Guardia (KLGA / LGA)
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:William T. Larkins CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:F-BBDF
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
Operator / Titles:Air France
C/n (msn):42938
City / Airport:Paris - Orly (LFPO / ORY)Map
Country:France
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:78471
View count: 58
Postwar-built DC-4 delivered to Air France on 23 May 1946. Parked in front of the USAAF Air Transport Command building at Orly. From the airline 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:F-BBDF
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
Operator / Titles:Air France
C/n (msn):42938
City / Airport:Paris - Orly (LFPO / ORY)
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:NC45345
Fleetnumber:604
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C54E-DC
Operator / Titles:Trans World Airlines - TWA
C/n (msn):27346
City / Airport:Gander - International (CYQX / YQX)Map
Region / Country:Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:78470
View count: 60
Delivered to USAAF as C-54E 44-9120 in May 1945. Converted to DC-4 standard by Douglas in late 1945 and delivered to TWA on 5 February 1946. Named "Arc de Triomphe". Seen at Gander during a trans-atlantic crossing. Destroyed by fire at La Guardia on 28 September 1948. From TWA 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:NC45345
Aircraft Version:Douglas C54E-DC
Operator / Titles:Trans World Airlines - TWA
C/n (msn):27346
City / Airport:Gander - International (CYQX / YQX)
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:NC86509
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 49 Constellation / Starliner
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed Constellation / Starliner (C-69/C-121)
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-049 Constellation
Operator / Titles:TWA - Transcontinental and Western Air
C/n (msn):2030
Location:Not known
Region / Country:Unknown State, United States
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:71499
View count: 64
This 049 Connie was delivered to TWA on 29 January 1946 and named "Star of Africa". It is seen just after take-off with nose and main gear nearly retracted. She amassed 42,955 hours before retirement and sale in 1962. Obtained from TWA 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:NC86509
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-049 Constellation
Operator / Titles:TWA - Transcontinental and Western Air
C/n (msn):2030
Location:Not known
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:NC86582
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas R5D-2 Skymaster
Operator / Titles:Eastern Air Lines
C/n (msn):18329
City / Airport:Miami - International (KMIA / MIA)Map
Region / Country:Florida, United States
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:71498
View count: 61
Built for U.S. Navy as R5D-2 BuAer 39114. Leased to Eastern wearing the 'Great Silver Fleet' titles from April 1946 until November 1951. Retired by USN in 1975. From EAL 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:NC86582
Aircraft Version:Douglas R5D-2 Skymaster
Operator / Titles:Eastern Air Lines
C/n (msn):18329
City / Airport:Miami - International (KMIA / MIA)
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:NC90404
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-54B Skymaster
Operator / Titles:American Airlines
C/n (msn):10436
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown State, United States
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:71497
View count: 80
Ex USAAF 42-72331. "Flagship Tucson" wears early "American Airlines System" titles. She was operated by AA from 1946 until sale to Avianca as HK-170 on 1 January 1950. From AA 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:NC90404
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-54B Skymaster
Operator / Titles:American Airlines
C/n (msn):10436
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:TA379
Military Code:WI-F
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 98 Mosquito
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 98 Mosquito
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 98 Mosquito FB6
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):
City / Airport:Cambrai - Épinoy (LFQI) (closed)Map
Country:France
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:69911
View count: 56
Mosquitos of the RAFs Second Tactical Air Force were based at A.75 Cambrai - Epinoy from November 1944 and No. 69 Squadron operated this example between August 1945 and transfer to Wahn on 1 April 1946. Image is from 613 Squadron archive.
Registration / Serial:TA379
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 98 Mosquito FB6
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):
City / Airport:Cambrai - Épinoy (LFQI) (closed)
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:NC10201
Fleetnumber:201
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
Operator / Titles:Western Airlines
C/n (msn):42904
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:58388
View count: 75
Delivered to Western on 18 January 1946. Sold in 1947 to TACA as YS-02C, serving until retirement in 1972. Obtained from Douglas 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:NC10201
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
Operator / Titles:Western Airlines
C/n (msn):42904
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:1946
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact