42 results found
City / Airport:Stanley (SFAL / PSY)Map
Country:Falkland Islands
Photo Date:1950
Photo by:Ian WhiteContact
Photo ID:499647Submit Correction
View count: 73
Registration / Serial:VP-FAC
Aircraft Version:Auster 5
C/n (msn):1813
City / Airport:Stanley (SFAL / PSY)Map
Country:Falkland Islands
Photo Date:1950
Photo by:Ian WhiteContact
City / Airport:Stanley (SFAL / PSY)Map
Country:Falkland Islands
Photo Date:1950
Photo by:Ian WhiteContact
Photo ID:499647Submit Correction
View count: 73
Registration / Serial:VP-FAC
Aircraft Version:Auster 5
C/n (msn):1813
City / Airport:Stanley (SFAL / PSY)Map
Country:Falkland Islands
Photo Date:1950
Photo by:Ian WhiteContact
Registration / Serial:49-1209
Alternate Serial:91209
Military Code:FU-209
Aircraft Original Type:North American F-86 Sabre
Aircraft Generic Type:North American F-86 Sabre
Aircraft Version:North American F-86A Sabre
C/n (msn):161-203
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Copenhagen - Kastrup (EKCH / CPH)Map
Country:Denmark
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Erik Frikke CollectionContact
Photo ID:467529Submit Correction
View count: 180
W/O 16. September 1950 in Texas. Photographer unknown
Registration / Serial:49-1209
Alternate Serial:91209
Aircraft Version:North American F-86A Sabre
C/n (msn):161-203
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Copenhagen - Kastrup (EKCH / CPH)Map
Country:Denmark
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Erik Frikke CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:49-1209
Alternate Serial:91209
Military Code:FU-209
Aircraft Original Type:North American F-86 Sabre
Aircraft Generic Type:North American F-86 Sabre
Aircraft Version:North American F-86A Sabre
C/n (msn):161-203
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Copenhagen - Kastrup (EKCH / CPH)Map
Country:Denmark
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Erik Frikke CollectionContact
Photo ID:467529Submit Correction
View count: 180
W/O 16. September 1950 in Texas. Photographer unknown
Registration / Serial:49-1209
Alternate Serial:91209
Aircraft Version:North American F-86A Sabre
C/n (msn):161-203
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Copenhagen - Kastrup (EKCH / CPH)Map
Country:Denmark
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Erik Frikke CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:TK620
Military Code:XD-L
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 B35
C/n (msn):[ TK620 ]
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Display Paint:139 sqn
City / Airport:Hemswell (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:JHM Collection
Photo ID:457120Submit Correction
View count: 252
Registration / Serial:TK620
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 98 Mosquito B35
C/n (msn):[ TK620 ]
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Display Paint:139 sqn
City / Airport:Hemswell (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:JHM Collection
Registration / Serial:TK620
Military Code:XD-L
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 B35
C/n (msn):[ TK620 ]
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Display Paint:139 sqn
City / Airport:Hemswell (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:JHM Collection
Photo ID:457120Submit Correction
View count: 252
Registration / Serial:TK620
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 98 Mosquito B35
C/n (msn):[ TK620 ]
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Display Paint:139 sqn
City / Airport:Hemswell (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:JHM Collection
Registration / Serial:NC55303
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):12722
Operator / Titles:Pioneer Air Lines
Aircraft Name:The Coronado
City / Airport:Albuquerque - International Sunport (KABQ / ABQ)Map
Region / Country:New Mexico, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:441141Submit Correction
View count: 157
Last one of the reg cannot be read but, based on aircraft name, this is almost certainly ex 42-92873, leased to Pioneer Air Lines from 1946 until 1952, then returned to military service as a C-117C. Albuquerque Municipal Airport opened in 1939 with a retro Pueblo style terminal designed by Ernest Blumenthal. Photo from: Albuquerque Museum
Registration / Serial:NC55303
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12722
Operator / Titles:Pioneer Air Lines
City / Airport:Albuquerque - International Sunport (KABQ / ABQ)Map
Region / Country:New Mexico, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:NC55303
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):12722
Operator / Titles:Pioneer Air Lines
Aircraft Name:The Coronado
City / Airport:Albuquerque - International Sunport (KABQ / ABQ)Map
Region / Country:New Mexico, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:441141Submit Correction
View count: 157
Last one of the reg cannot be read but, based on aircraft name, this is almost certainly ex 42-92873, leased to Pioneer Air Lines from 1946 until 1952, then returned to military service as a C-117C. Albuquerque Municipal Airport opened in 1939 with a retro Pueblo style terminal designed by Ernest Blumenthal. Photo from: Albuquerque Museum
Registration / Serial:NC55303
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12722
Operator / Titles:Pioneer Air Lines
City / Airport:Albuquerque - International Sunport (KABQ / ABQ)Map
Region / Country:New Mexico, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:N15565
Alternate Registration:NC15565
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-53 Skytrooper
C/n (msn):4849
Operator / Titles:Continental Airlines
Aircraft Name:City of Tulsa
City / Airport:Albuquerque - International Sunport (KABQ / ABQ)Map
Region / Country:New Mexico, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:440850Submit Correction
View count: 174
Ex 41-20079, used by Continental from July 1944 until 1959. Photo from: Albuquerque Museum
Registration / Serial:N15565
Alternate Registration:NC15565
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-53 Skytrooper
C/n (msn):4849
Operator / Titles:Continental Airlines
City / Airport:Albuquerque - International Sunport (KABQ / ABQ)Map
Region / Country:New Mexico, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:N15565
Alternate Registration:NC15565
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-53 Skytrooper
C/n (msn):4849
Operator / Titles:Continental Airlines
Aircraft Name:City of Tulsa
City / Airport:Albuquerque - International Sunport (KABQ / ABQ)Map
Region / Country:New Mexico, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:440850Submit Correction
View count: 174
Ex 41-20079, used by Continental from July 1944 until 1959. Photo from: Albuquerque Museum
Registration / Serial:N15565
Alternate Registration:NC15565
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-53 Skytrooper
C/n (msn):4849
Operator / Titles:Continental Airlines
City / Airport:Albuquerque - International Sunport (KABQ / ABQ)Map
Region / Country:New Mexico, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:PH-TLW
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-54A Skymaster
C/n (msn):7455
Operator / Titles:KLM - Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij
Aircraft Name:Overloon
City / Airport:Whenuapai (NZWP)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:435244Submit Correction
View count: 190
Reregistered PH-DBW in 1954. KLM operated several charter flights during 1950 carrying migrants from the Netherlands to Australia and New Zealand. At the time KLM had yet to resume its pre-war scheduled service to Australia. Photo from: Whites Aviation Collection/Alexander Turnbull Library
Registration / Serial:PH-TLW
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-54A Skymaster
C/n (msn):7455
Operator / Titles:KLM - Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij
City / Airport:Whenuapai (NZWP)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:PH-TLW
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-54A Skymaster
C/n (msn):7455
Operator / Titles:KLM - Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij
Aircraft Name:Overloon
City / Airport:Whenuapai (NZWP)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:435244Submit Correction
View count: 190
Reregistered PH-DBW in 1954. KLM operated several charter flights during 1950 carrying migrants from the Netherlands to Australia and New Zealand. At the time KLM had yet to resume its pre-war scheduled service to Australia. Photo from: Whites Aviation Collection/Alexander Turnbull Library
Registration / Serial:PH-TLW
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-54A Skymaster
C/n (msn):7455
Operator / Titles:KLM - Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij
City / Airport:Whenuapai (NZWP)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:125934
Military Code:LF
Other Marks:3
Aircraft Original Type:Grumman G-79 Panther
Aircraft Generic Type:Grumman F9F/F-9 Panther/Cougar
Aircraft Version:Grumman F9F-4 Panther
C/n (msn):[ 125934 ]
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Columbus - John Glenn International (KCMH / CMH)Map
Region / Country:Ohio, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Bob Garrard CollectionContact
Photo ID:429275Submit Correction
View count: 223
Assigned to VMFT-20.
Registration / Serial:125934
Aircraft Version:Grumman F9F-4 Panther
C/n (msn):[ 125934 ]
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Columbus - John Glenn International (KCMH / CMH)Map
Region / Country:Ohio, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Bob Garrard CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:125934
Military Code:LF
Other Marks:3
Aircraft Original Type:Grumman G-79 Panther
Aircraft Generic Type:Grumman F9F/F-9 Panther/Cougar
Aircraft Version:Grumman F9F-4 Panther
C/n (msn):[ 125934 ]
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Columbus - John Glenn International (KCMH / CMH)Map
Region / Country:Ohio, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Bob Garrard CollectionContact
Photo ID:429275Submit Correction
View count: 223
Assigned to VMFT-20.
Registration / Serial:125934
Aircraft Version:Grumman F9F-4 Panther
C/n (msn):[ 125934 ]
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Columbus - John Glenn International (KCMH / CMH)Map
Region / Country:Ohio, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Bob Garrard CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:LV633
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 685 York
Aircraft Generic Type:Avro 685 York
Aircraft Version:Avro 685 York C1
C/n (msn):[ LV633 ]
Display Paint:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Whenuapai (NZWP)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:418920Submit Correction
View count: 187
The famous Ascalon although its time as Winston Churchill's personal aircraft were long behind it in 1950. Other aircraft have been painted to represent LV633 but the genuine aircraft was scrapped in the 1950s. Photo from: RNZAF/Air Force Museum of New Zealand
Registration / Serial:LV633
Aircraft Version:Avro 685 York C1
C/n (msn):[ LV633 ]
Display Paint:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Whenuapai (NZWP)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:LV633
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 685 York
Aircraft Generic Type:Avro 685 York
Aircraft Version:Avro 685 York C1
C/n (msn):[ LV633 ]
Display Paint:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Whenuapai (NZWP)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:418920Submit Correction
View count: 187
The famous Ascalon although its time as Winston Churchill's personal aircraft were long behind it in 1950. Other aircraft have been painted to represent LV633 but the genuine aircraft was scrapped in the 1950s. Photo from: RNZAF/Air Force Museum of New Zealand
Registration / Serial:LV633
Aircraft Version:Avro 685 York C1
C/n (msn):[ LV633 ]
Display Paint:UK - Air Force
City / Airport:Whenuapai (NZWP)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:NZ1752
Aircraft Original Type:Miles M.57 Aerovan
Aircraft Generic Type:Miles M.57 Aerovan
Aircraft Version:Miles M.57 Aerovan 4
C/n (msn):6427
Operator / Titles:New Zealand - Air Force
City / Airport:Wigram (NZWG) (closed)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:415295Submit Correction
View count: 569
NZ1752 used for survey work. Sold in 1951 and registered ZK-AWW. Written off in a forced landing in 1954. The fuselage later used for the purpose for which it seemed ideal - a caravan. Photo from: RNZAF/Air Force Museum of New Zealand
Registration / Serial:NZ1752
Aircraft Version:Miles M.57 Aerovan 4
C/n (msn):6427
Operator / Titles:New Zealand - Air Force
City / Airport:Wigram (NZWG) (closed)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:NZ1752
Aircraft Original Type:Miles M.57 Aerovan
Aircraft Generic Type:Miles M.57 Aerovan
Aircraft Version:Miles M.57 Aerovan 4
C/n (msn):6427
Operator / Titles:New Zealand - Air Force
City / Airport:Wigram (NZWG) (closed)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:415295Submit Correction
View count: 569
NZ1752 used for survey work. Sold in 1951 and registered ZK-AWW. Written off in a forced landing in 1954. The fuselage later used for the purpose for which it seemed ideal - a caravan. Photo from: RNZAF/Air Force Museum of New Zealand
Registration / Serial:NZ1752
Aircraft Version:Miles M.57 Aerovan 4
C/n (msn):6427
Operator / Titles:New Zealand - Air Force
City / Airport:Wigram (NZWG) (closed)Map
Country:New Zealand
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:A65-74
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Skytrain
C/n (msn):32680/15932
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
Unit Markings:No.86 Transport Wing
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown State, Australia
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:411236Submit Correction
View count: 412
Written off on December 8, 1950 in a ground collision with a USAF F-51 at Suwon, South Korea during the Korean War. Photo from State Library Victoria
Registration / Serial:A65-74
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Skytrain
C/n (msn):32680/15932
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown State, Australia
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:A65-74
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Skytrain
C/n (msn):32680/15932
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
Unit Markings:No.86 Transport Wing
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown State, Australia
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:411236Submit Correction
View count: 412
Written off on December 8, 1950 in a ground collision with a USAF F-51 at Suwon, South Korea during the Korean War. Photo from State Library Victoria
Registration / Serial:A65-74
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Skytrain
C/n (msn):32680/15932
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown State, Australia
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:N6232C
Aircraft Original Type:American Helicopter A-6 Buck Private
Aircraft Generic Type:American Helicopter A-6 Buck Private
Aircraft Version:American Helicopter XA-6 Buck Private
C/n (msn):
Operator / Titles:American Helicopter Co
Location:Not known
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Photo ID:398913Submit Correction
View count: 293
Al Bayer in the XA-6 helicopter. A compressor fed air to pulse-jet engines mounted on the rotor tips. A further development was the XA-8 Jet Jeep, military designation XH-26. The American Helicopter Company was based in Manhattan Beach, California. Photo courtesy of CW Bayer who wrote the interesting online book Flying Without Instruction about his father's work.
Registration / Serial:N6232C
Aircraft Version:American Helicopter XA-6 Buck Private
C/n (msn):
Operator / Titles:American Helicopter Co
Location:Not known
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:N6232C
Aircraft Original Type:American Helicopter A-6 Buck Private
Aircraft Generic Type:American Helicopter A-6 Buck Private
Aircraft Version:American Helicopter XA-6 Buck Private
C/n (msn):
Operator / Titles:American Helicopter Co
Location:Not known
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Photo ID:398913Submit Correction
View count: 293
Al Bayer in the XA-6 helicopter. A compressor fed air to pulse-jet engines mounted on the rotor tips. A further development was the XA-8 Jet Jeep, military designation XH-26. The American Helicopter Company was based in Manhattan Beach, California. Photo courtesy of CW Bayer who wrote the interesting online book Flying Without Instruction about his father's work.
Registration / Serial:N6232C
Aircraft Version:American Helicopter XA-6 Buck Private
C/n (msn):
Operator / Titles:American Helicopter Co
Location:Not known
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:ZS-AUB
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
C/n (msn):42984
Operator / Titles:South African Airways - Suid-Afrikaanse Lugdiens
Aircraft Name:Outeniqua
City / Airport:Cape Town - Wingfield (closed)Map
Country:South Africa
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Kjell O Granlund Collection
Photo ID:398413Submit Correction
View count: 1862
Outeniqua seen over Cape Town's former airport at Wingfield, northwest of the current aiport at Matroosfontein.
Registration / Serial:ZS-AUB
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
C/n (msn):42984
Operator / Titles:South African Airways - Suid-Afrikaanse Lugdiens
City / Airport:Cape Town - Wingfield (closed)Map
Country:South Africa
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Kjell O Granlund Collection
Registration / Serial:ZS-AUB
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
C/n (msn):42984
Operator / Titles:South African Airways - Suid-Afrikaanse Lugdiens
Aircraft Name:Outeniqua
City / Airport:Cape Town - Wingfield (closed)Map
Country:South Africa
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Kjell O Granlund Collection
Photo ID:398413Submit Correction
View count: 1862
Outeniqua seen over Cape Town's former airport at Wingfield, northwest of the current aiport at Matroosfontein.
Registration / Serial:ZS-AUB
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
C/n (msn):42984
Operator / Titles:South African Airways - Suid-Afrikaanse Lugdiens
City / Airport:Cape Town - Wingfield (closed)Map
Country:South Africa
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Kjell O Granlund Collection
Registration / Serial:VP-YEY
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 616 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):168
Operator / Titles:Central African Airways - CAA
Aircraft Name:RMA Shangani
City / Airport:Harare - Robert Gabriel Mugabe International / Manyame (FVHA / HRE)Map
Country:Zimbabwe
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Kjell O Granlund Collection
Photo ID:318067Submit Correction
View count: 126
Showing the name of Royal Mail Aircraft Shangani and both the Civil Air Ensign and CAA flag are flying. RMA Shangani was lost in an accident 29 March 1953 in what was then Tanganyika, now Tanzania.
Registration / Serial:VP-YEY
Aircraft Version:Vickers 616 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):168
Operator / Titles:Central African Airways - CAA
City / Airport:Harare - Robert Gabriel Mugabe International / Manyame (FVHA / HRE)Map
Country:Zimbabwe
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Kjell O Granlund Collection
Registration / Serial:VP-YEY
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers Viking/Valetta
Aircraft Version:Vickers 616 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):168
Operator / Titles:Central African Airways - CAA
Aircraft Name:RMA Shangani
City / Airport:Harare - Robert Gabriel Mugabe International / Manyame (FVHA / HRE)Map
Country:Zimbabwe
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Kjell O Granlund Collection
Photo ID:318067Submit Correction
View count: 126
Showing the name of Royal Mail Aircraft Shangani and both the Civil Air Ensign and CAA flag are flying. RMA Shangani was lost in an accident 29 March 1953 in what was then Tanganyika, now Tanzania.
Registration / Serial:VP-YEY
Aircraft Version:Vickers 616 Viking 1B
C/n (msn):168
Operator / Titles:Central African Airways - CAA
City / Airport:Harare - Robert Gabriel Mugabe International / Manyame (FVHA / HRE)Map
Country:Zimbabwe
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Kjell O Granlund Collection
Registration / Serial:KN841
Aircraft Original Type:Sikorsky S-49
Aircraft Generic Type:Sikorsky S-49/VS-316B/R-6 Hoverfly II
Aircraft Version:Sikorsky R-6A Hoverfly II
Licence-built by:Nash-Kelvinator
C/n (msn):[ 43-45424 ]
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Location:Not known
Region / Country:Unknown Region, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:314074Submit Correction
View count: 352
'One of the more amusing performances of the RAF Display [at Farnborough in 1950] was that of the Sikorsky R-6 Hoverfly 2s (KN841, KN842, KN846 and KN862) of the AFEE, Beaulieu, which were transformed into 'elephants' with the addition of pink trunks and waggling ears.' Three of them performed each day to the directions of the 'Circus Ringmaster', Flt Sgt J D Hayhow. AFEE was the Airborne Forces Experimental Establishment. 27 R-6As went to the RAF and FAA. Photo from: Nationaal Archief (Netherlands)
Registration / Serial:KN841
Aircraft Version:Sikorsky R-6A Hoverfly II
C/n (msn):[ 43-45424 ]
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Location:Not known
Region / Country:Unknown Region, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:KN841
Aircraft Original Type:Sikorsky S-49
Aircraft Generic Type:Sikorsky S-49/VS-316B/R-6 Hoverfly II
Aircraft Version:Sikorsky R-6A Hoverfly II
Licence-built by:Nash-Kelvinator
C/n (msn):[ 43-45424 ]
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Location:Not known
Region / Country:Unknown Region, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:314074Submit Correction
View count: 352
'One of the more amusing performances of the RAF Display [at Farnborough in 1950] was that of the Sikorsky R-6 Hoverfly 2s (KN841, KN842, KN846 and KN862) of the AFEE, Beaulieu, which were transformed into 'elephants' with the addition of pink trunks and waggling ears.' Three of them performed each day to the directions of the 'Circus Ringmaster', Flt Sgt J D Hayhow. AFEE was the Airborne Forces Experimental Establishment. 27 R-6As went to the RAF and FAA. Photo from: Nationaal Archief (Netherlands)
Registration / Serial:KN841
Aircraft Version:Sikorsky R-6A Hoverfly II
C/n (msn):[ 43-45424 ]
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Location:Not known
Region / Country:Unknown Region, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:F-BAZL
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 49 Constellation
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed Constellation / Starliner (C-69/C-121)
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-749A Constellation
C/n (msn):749-2538
Operator / Titles:Air France
City / Airport:New York - John F Kennedy International (KJFK / JFK)Map
Region / Country:New York, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:299572Submit Correction
View count: 1627
A Constellation is only a small plane in a modern airport environment. At Idlewild, the Port of New York Authority claimed to have built 'the world's first roadway underpass to permit the simultaneous movement of aircraft and surface vehicles'. Photo from: Queens Public Library
Registration / Serial:F-BAZL
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-749A Constellation
C/n (msn):749-2538
Operator / Titles:Air France
City / Airport:New York - John F Kennedy International (KJFK / JFK)Map
Region / Country:New York, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:F-BAZL
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 49 Constellation
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed Constellation / Starliner (C-69/C-121)
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-749A Constellation
C/n (msn):749-2538
Operator / Titles:Air France
City / Airport:New York - John F Kennedy International (KJFK / JFK)Map
Region / Country:New York, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Photo ID:299572Submit Correction
View count: 1627
A Constellation is only a small plane in a modern airport environment. At Idlewild, the Port of New York Authority claimed to have built 'the world's first roadway underpass to permit the simultaneous movement of aircraft and surface vehicles'. Photo from: Queens Public Library
Registration / Serial:F-BAZL
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-749A Constellation
C/n (msn):749-2538
Operator / Titles:Air France
City / Airport:New York - John F Kennedy International (KJFK / JFK)Map
Region / Country:New York, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:AirHistory.net Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:VH-ANC
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
C/n (msn):42949
Operator / Titles:Australian National Airways - ANA
Aircraft Name:Warana
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:267144Submit Correction
View count: 219
Sold in Belgium as OO-SBV in 1958.
Registration / Serial:VH-ANC
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
C/n (msn):42949
Operator / Titles:Australian National Airways - ANA
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-ANC
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
C/n (msn):42949
Operator / Titles:Australian National Airways - ANA
Aircraft Name:Warana
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:267144Submit Correction
View count: 219
Sold in Belgium as OO-SBV in 1958.
Registration / Serial:VH-ANC
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
C/n (msn):42949
Operator / Titles:Australian National Airways - ANA
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:PP-PDB
Aircraft Original Type:Consolidated 28 Catalina
Aircraft Generic Type:Consolidated PBY Catalina
Aircraft Version:Consolidated PB2B-1 Canso A
C/n (msn):22021
Operator / Titles:Panair do Brasil
City / Airport:Rio de Janeiro - Santos Dumont (SBRJ / SDU)Map
Country:Brazil
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Photo ID:236960Submit Correction
View count: 381
Sank after hitting a submerged object at Parintins on April 18, 1956. Panair do Brasil image. Photo from: Civil Aviation Historical Society, Melbourne, Australia
Registration / Serial:PP-PDB
Aircraft Version:Consolidated PB2B-1 Canso A
C/n (msn):22021
Operator / Titles:Panair do Brasil
City / Airport:Rio de Janeiro - Santos Dumont (SBRJ / SDU)Map
Country:Brazil
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Registration / Serial:PP-PDB
Aircraft Original Type:Consolidated 28 Catalina
Aircraft Generic Type:Consolidated PBY Catalina
Aircraft Version:Consolidated PB2B-1 Canso A
C/n (msn):22021
Operator / Titles:Panair do Brasil
City / Airport:Rio de Janeiro - Santos Dumont (SBRJ / SDU)Map
Country:Brazil
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Photo ID:236960Submit Correction
View count: 381
Sank after hitting a submerged object at Parintins on April 18, 1956. Panair do Brasil image. Photo from: Civil Aviation Historical Society, Melbourne, Australia
Registration / Serial:PP-PDB
Aircraft Version:Consolidated PB2B-1 Canso A
C/n (msn):22021
Operator / Titles:Panair do Brasil
City / Airport:Rio de Janeiro - Santos Dumont (SBRJ / SDU)Map
Country:Brazil
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Registration / Serial:50-735
Alternate Serial:0735
Aircraft Original Type:Beech 45 Mentor/Turbo Mentor (T-34)
Aircraft Generic Type:Beech 45 Mentor/Turbo Mentor (T-34)
Aircraft Version:Beech YT-34 Mentor (45)
C/n (msn):G-4
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown State, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Photo ID:236957Submit Correction
View count: 184
Beech Aircraft image. Photo from: Civil Aviation Historical Society, Melbourne, Australia
Registration / Serial:50-735
Alternate Serial:0735
Aircraft Version:Beech YT-34 Mentor (45)
C/n (msn):G-4
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown State, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Registration / Serial:50-735
Alternate Serial:0735
Aircraft Original Type:Beech 45 Mentor/Turbo Mentor (T-34)
Aircraft Generic Type:Beech 45 Mentor/Turbo Mentor (T-34)
Aircraft Version:Beech YT-34 Mentor (45)
C/n (msn):G-4
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown State, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Photo ID:236957Submit Correction
View count: 184
Beech Aircraft image. Photo from: Civil Aviation Historical Society, Melbourne, Australia
Registration / Serial:50-735
Alternate Serial:0735
Aircraft Version:Beech YT-34 Mentor (45)
C/n (msn):G-4
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown State, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Registration / Serial:N90908
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):25228/13783
Operator / Titles:American Overseas Airlines
Aircraft Name:Flagship Nairobi
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Photo ID:229468Submit Correction
View count: 258
Sold in Brazil as PP-YQJ in 1952. Photo taken by Flight Lieutenant DAS MacKay. Photo from: Civil Aviation Historical Society, Melbourne, Australia
Registration / Serial:N90908
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):25228/13783
Operator / Titles:American Overseas Airlines
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Registration / Serial:N90908
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):25228/13783
Operator / Titles:American Overseas Airlines
Aircraft Name:Flagship Nairobi
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Photo ID:229468Submit Correction
View count: 258
Sold in Brazil as PP-YQJ in 1952. Photo taken by Flight Lieutenant DAS MacKay. Photo from: Civil Aviation Historical Society, Melbourne, Australia
Registration / Serial:N90908
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):25228/13783
Operator / Titles:American Overseas Airlines
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Registration / Serial:N16019
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3S Super DC-3
C/n (msn):43191
Operator / Titles:Capital Airlines
City / Airport:Santa Monica - Municipal (KSMO / SMO)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Photo ID:212635Submit Correction
View count: 569
Reregistered N540S in 1958. Photo from: Civil Aviation Historical Society, Melbourne, Australia
Registration / Serial:N16019
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3S Super DC-3
C/n (msn):43191
Operator / Titles:Capital Airlines
City / Airport:Santa Monica - Municipal (KSMO / SMO)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Registration / Serial:N16019
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3S Super DC-3
C/n (msn):43191
Operator / Titles:Capital Airlines
City / Airport:Santa Monica - Municipal (KSMO / SMO)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact
Photo ID:212635Submit Correction
View count: 569
Reregistered N540S in 1958. Photo from: Civil Aviation Historical Society, Melbourne, Australia
Registration / Serial:N16019
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3S Super DC-3
C/n (msn):43191
Operator / Titles:Capital Airlines
City / Airport:Santa Monica - Municipal (KSMO / SMO)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1950
Photo from:Ed Coates Collection / CAHSContact