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Registration / Serial:N1027V
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 377 Stratocruiser
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 377 Stratocruiser
Aircraft Version:Boeing 377-10-26 Stratocruiser
C/n (msn):15927
Operator / Titles:Pan American World Airways - PAA
Aircraft Name:Clipper America
City / Airport:Salt Lake City - International (KSLC / SLC)Map
Region / Country:Utah, United States
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:200618Submit Correction
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Delivery of N1027V to Pan Am on 2 March 1949 was at Portland, Oregon for tax avoidance reasons. On 13 March, she made a press flight from San Franciso to the Grand Canyon. She then went on public display in Los Angeles, San Diego, and Salt Lake City as seen here, before going into regular service. She was also named Clipper Rainbow and Clipper Friendship. Photo from: Salt Lake Tribune / Utah State History
Registration / Serial:N1027V
Aircraft Version:Boeing 377-10-26 Stratocruiser
C/n (msn):15927
Operator / Titles:Pan American World Airways - PAA
City / Airport:Salt Lake City - International (KSLC / SLC)Map
Region / Country:Utah, United States
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:N1027V
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 377 Stratocruiser
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 377 Stratocruiser
Aircraft Version:Boeing 377-10-26 Stratocruiser
C/n (msn):15927
Operator / Titles:Pan American World Airways - PAA
Aircraft Name:Clipper America
City / Airport:Salt Lake City - International (KSLC / SLC)Map
Region / Country:Utah, United States
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:200618Submit Correction
View count: 847
Delivery of N1027V to Pan Am on 2 March 1949 was at Portland, Oregon for tax avoidance reasons. On 13 March, she made a press flight from San Franciso to the Grand Canyon. She then went on public display in Los Angeles, San Diego, and Salt Lake City as seen here, before going into regular service. She was also named Clipper Rainbow and Clipper Friendship. Photo from: Salt Lake Tribune / Utah State History
Registration / Serial:N1027V
Aircraft Version:Boeing 377-10-26 Stratocruiser
C/n (msn):15927
Operator / Titles:Pan American World Airways - PAA
City / Airport:Salt Lake City - International (KSLC / SLC)Map
Region / Country:Utah, United States
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:G-AKPA
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 89 Dragon Rapide
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 89 Dragon Rapide (Dominie)
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 89A Dragon Rapide
C/n (msn):6709
Operator / Titles:Newman Airways
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:17524Submit Correction
View count: 33
Built in 1944 for the RAF as HG724. Registered G-AKPA in January 1948 with Newman Airways, a charter firm based at Croydon, and operated until March 1951. To EI-AML in June 1962.
Registration / Serial:G-AKPA
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 89A Dragon Rapide
C/n (msn):6709
Operator / Titles:Newman Airways
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-AKPA
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 89 Dragon Rapide
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 89 Dragon Rapide (Dominie)
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 89A Dragon Rapide
C/n (msn):6709
Operator / Titles:Newman Airways
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:17524Submit Correction
View count: 33
Built in 1944 for the RAF as HG724. Registered G-AKPA in January 1948 with Newman Airways, a charter firm based at Croydon, and operated until March 1951. To EI-AML in June 1962.
Registration / Serial:G-AKPA
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 89A Dragon Rapide
C/n (msn):6709
Operator / Titles:Newman Airways
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-AGLE
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 89 Dragon Rapide
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 89 Dragon Rapide (Dominie)
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 89A Dragon Rapide
C/n (msn):6784
Operator / Titles:International Airways
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:17019Submit Correction
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International Airways were a small Croydon-based charter operator, active between Summer 1946 and Summer 1950. G-AGLE has brought a load of punters to lose some or most of their money at the Grand National horse race at nearby Aintree.
Registration / Serial:G-AGLE
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 89A Dragon Rapide
C/n (msn):6784
Operator / Titles:International Airways
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-AGLE
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 89 Dragon Rapide
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 89 Dragon Rapide (Dominie)
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 89A Dragon Rapide
C/n (msn):6784
Operator / Titles:International Airways
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:17019Submit Correction
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International Airways were a small Croydon-based charter operator, active between Summer 1946 and Summer 1950. G-AGLE has brought a load of punters to lose some or most of their money at the Grand National horse race at nearby Aintree.
Registration / Serial:G-AGLE
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 89A Dragon Rapide
C/n (msn):6784
Operator / Titles:International Airways
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-AIKM
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 652
Aircraft Generic Type:Avro 652 Anson
Aircraft Version:Avro 652A Nineteen Srs.2
C/n (msn):1364
Operator / Titles:British South American Airways - BSAA
Aircraft Name:Star Mentor
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:17018Submit Correction
View count: 54
BSAAC's executive transport "Star Mentor" which crashed near Luton four weeks after this photo and was written off.
Registration / Serial:G-AIKM
Aircraft Version:Avro 652A Nineteen Srs.2
C/n (msn):1364
Operator / Titles:British South American Airways - BSAA
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-AIKM
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 652
Aircraft Generic Type:Avro 652 Anson
Aircraft Version:Avro 652A Nineteen Srs.2
C/n (msn):1364
Operator / Titles:British South American Airways - BSAA
Aircraft Name:Star Mentor
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:17018Submit Correction
View count: 54
BSAAC's executive transport "Star Mentor" which crashed near Luton four weeks after this photo and was written off.
Registration / Serial:G-AIKM
Aircraft Version:Avro 652A Nineteen Srs.2
C/n (msn):1364
Operator / Titles:British South American Airways - BSAA
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-AKRS
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 89 Dragon Rapide
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 89 Dragon Rapide (Dominie)
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 89A Dragon Rapide
C/n (msn):6952
Operator / Titles:Air Enterprises
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:16613Submit Correction
View count: 60
1946-built Dragon Rapide. Stored and sold for civil use in early 1948. Operated by Air Enterprises of Croydon from February 1949 until April 1953. Now preserved in Israel.
Registration / Serial:G-AKRS
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 89A Dragon Rapide
C/n (msn):6952
Operator / Titles:Air Enterprises
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-AKRS
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 89 Dragon Rapide
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 89 Dragon Rapide (Dominie)
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 89A Dragon Rapide
C/n (msn):6952
Operator / Titles:Air Enterprises
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:16613Submit Correction
View count: 60
1946-built Dragon Rapide. Stored and sold for civil use in early 1948. Operated by Air Enterprises of Croydon from February 1949 until April 1953. Now preserved in Israel.
Registration / Serial:G-AKRS
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 89A Dragon Rapide
C/n (msn):6952
Operator / Titles:Air Enterprises
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:13409Submit Correction
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Blue Line Airways were based at Tollerton Airport, Nottingham, and operated from July 1946 until closing down in August 1949. It is visiting Speke Airport on Grand National Day 1949 with racegoers. 'KFL has blue cowlings, registration and cabin roof titling and served from June 1948 until closure. Ex RAF NK674.
Registration / Serial:G-AKFL
Aircraft Version:Avro 652A Anson I
C/n (msn):NK674
Operator / Titles:Blue Line Airways
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:13409Submit Correction
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Blue Line Airways were based at Tollerton Airport, Nottingham, and operated from July 1946 until closing down in August 1949. It is visiting Speke Airport on Grand National Day 1949 with racegoers. 'KFL has blue cowlings, registration and cabin roof titling and served from June 1948 until closure. Ex RAF NK674.
Registration / Serial:G-AKFL
Aircraft Version:Avro 652A Anson I
C/n (msn):NK674
Operator / Titles:Blue Line Airways
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-AKDT
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Dakota Mk.4
C/n (msn):25606/14161
Operator / Titles:Kearsley Airways
Aircraft Name:Sirocco
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:12440Submit Correction
View count: 65
Delivered to the RAF as KJ822 serving in South East Asia with 48 Squadron. Bought by Kearsley Airways in August 1947 and named "Sirocco". Visiting Speke on Grand National Day with racegoers. Sold to East African Aws in June 1950 as VP-KIF.
Registration / Serial:G-AKDT
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Dakota Mk.4
C/n (msn):25606/14161
Operator / Titles:Kearsley Airways
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-AKDT
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Dakota Mk.4
C/n (msn):25606/14161
Operator / Titles:Kearsley Airways
Aircraft Name:Sirocco
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:12440Submit Correction
View count: 65
Delivered to the RAF as KJ822 serving in South East Asia with 48 Squadron. Bought by Kearsley Airways in August 1947 and named "Sirocco". Visiting Speke on Grand National Day with racegoers. Sold to East African Aws in June 1950 as VP-KIF.
Registration / Serial:G-AKDT
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Dakota Mk.4
C/n (msn):25606/14161
Operator / Titles:Kearsley Airways
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-AKHB
Aircraft Original Type:Miles M-65 Gemini
Aircraft Generic Type:Miles M-65 Gemini
Aircraft Version:Miles M-65 Gemini 1A
C/n (msn):6508
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:11086Submit Correction
View count: 107
1948-built Gemini 1A visiting Speke on Grand National Day. Aer Lingus DC-3 EI-ACE and other Dakotas in the background have brought racegoers to the event.
Registration / Serial:G-AKHB
Aircraft Version:Miles M-65 Gemini 1A
C/n (msn):6508
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-AKHB
Aircraft Original Type:Miles M-65 Gemini
Aircraft Generic Type:Miles M-65 Gemini
Aircraft Version:Miles M-65 Gemini 1A
C/n (msn):6508
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:11086Submit Correction
View count: 107
1948-built Gemini 1A visiting Speke on Grand National Day. Aer Lingus DC-3 EI-ACE and other Dakotas in the background have brought racegoers to the event.
Registration / Serial:G-AKHB
Aircraft Version:Miles M-65 Gemini 1A
C/n (msn):6508
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:EI-ADC
Aircraft Original Type:Airspeed AS-10 Oxford
Aircraft Generic Type:Airspeed AS-10/40/41/42/43/46/65 Oxford/Consul
Aircraft Version:Airspeed AS-65 Consul
C/n (msn):5151
Operator / Titles:Aer Lingus
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9596Submit Correction
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Built for RAF as Oxford HM980. Converted to Consul standard in 1947 and operated by Aer Lingus on charter work until sale as AP-AGK in April 1953.
Registration / Serial:EI-ADC
Aircraft Version:Airspeed AS-65 Consul
C/n (msn):5151
Operator / Titles:Aer Lingus
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:EI-ADC
Aircraft Original Type:Airspeed AS-10 Oxford
Aircraft Generic Type:Airspeed AS-10/40/41/42/43/46/65 Oxford/Consul
Aircraft Version:Airspeed AS-65 Consul
C/n (msn):5151
Operator / Titles:Aer Lingus
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9596Submit Correction
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Built for RAF as Oxford HM980. Converted to Consul standard in 1947 and operated by Aer Lingus on charter work until sale as AP-AGK in April 1953.
Registration / Serial:EI-ADC
Aircraft Version:Airspeed AS-65 Consul
C/n (msn):5151
Operator / Titles:Aer Lingus
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:EI-AEA
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 89 Dragon Rapide
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 89 Dragon Rapide (Dominie)
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 89A Dragon Rapide
C/n (msn):6433
Operator / Titles:Weston Ltd
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9461Submit Correction
View count: 50
Weston Ltd was a small charter airline based at Weston Aerodrome near Dublin. They operated this Dragon Rapide, ex G-AFMG, between July 1948 and its loss in a crash in Yorkshire, England, in October 1949.
Registration / Serial:EI-AEA
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 89A Dragon Rapide
C/n (msn):6433
Operator / Titles:Weston Ltd
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:EI-AEA
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 89 Dragon Rapide
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 89 Dragon Rapide (Dominie)
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 89A Dragon Rapide
C/n (msn):6433
Operator / Titles:Weston Ltd
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9461Submit Correction
View count: 50
Weston Ltd was a small charter airline based at Weston Aerodrome near Dublin. They operated this Dragon Rapide, ex G-AFMG, between July 1948 and its loss in a crash in Yorkshire, England, in October 1949.
Registration / Serial:EI-AEA
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 89A Dragon Rapide
C/n (msn):6433
Operator / Titles:Weston Ltd
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-AHCZ
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):11924
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9374Submit Correction
View count: 58
BEA Freight Express Dakota parked in front of Speke's 1938-built "art deco" hangar.
Registration / Serial:G-AHCZ
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):11924
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:G-AHCZ
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):11924
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9374Submit Correction
View count: 58
BEA Freight Express Dakota parked in front of Speke's 1938-built "art deco" hangar.
Registration / Serial:G-AHCZ
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):11924
Operator / Titles:BEA - British European Airways
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact