10 results found
Registration / Serial:G-ADVJ
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 86 Express
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 86 Express
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 86B Express
C/n (msn):2338
Operator Titles:Bond Air Services
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:25858Submit Correction
View count: 291
1936-built four-engined DH.86B Express ex EI-ABK of Aer Lingus. Served Bond AS from 10.47 until withdrawal in 1951.
Registration / Serial:G-ADVJ
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 86B Express
C/n (msn):2338
Operator Titles:Bond Air Services
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:G-ADVJ
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 86 Express
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 86 Express
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 86B Express
C/n (msn):2338
Operator Titles:Bond Air Services
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:25858Submit Correction
View count: 291
1936-built four-engined DH.86B Express ex EI-ABK of Aer Lingus. Served Bond AS from 10.47 until withdrawal in 1951.
Registration / Serial:G-ADVJ
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 86B Express
C/n (msn):2338
Operator Titles:Bond Air Services
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:G-AJZD
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Dakota Mk.3
C/n (msn):12333
Operator Titles:British Nederland Airservices
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:11627Submit Correction
View count: 214
This C-47A was one of two Dakotas operated by British Nederland based at RAF Bovingdon near Hemel Hempstead. It served the airline from March 1948 until November 1950. It is visiting Speke Airport with racegoers for the 1950 Grand National horse race.
Registration / Serial:G-AJZD
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Dakota Mk.3
C/n (msn):12333
Operator Titles:British Nederland Airservices
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:G-AJZD
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Dakota Mk.3
C/n (msn):12333
Operator Titles:British Nederland Airservices
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:11627Submit Correction
View count: 214
This C-47A was one of two Dakotas operated by British Nederland based at RAF Bovingdon near Hemel Hempstead. It served the airline from March 1948 until November 1950. It is visiting Speke Airport with racegoers for the 1950 Grand National horse race.
Registration / Serial:G-AJZD
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Dakota Mk.3
C/n (msn):12333
Operator Titles:British Nederland Airservices
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:G-AJLP
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):5135
Operator Titles:Airspan Travel
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:10131Submit Correction
View count: 243
Converted from RAF AS-40 Oxford DF402 for civil use. Flown by Airspan from 1948 until sale to Transjordan as TJ-ABC in September 1950. Airspan operated from Redhill and Croydon from 1947 until closure in 1953.
Registration / Serial:G-AJLP
Aircraft Version:Airspeed AS-65 Consul
C/n (msn):5135
Operator Titles:Airspan Travel
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:G-AJLP
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):5135
Operator Titles:Airspan Travel
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:10131Submit Correction
View count: 243
Converted from RAF AS-40 Oxford DF402 for civil use. Flown by Airspan from 1948 until sale to Transjordan as TJ-ABC in September 1950. Airspan operated from Redhill and Croydon from 1947 until closure in 1953.
Registration / Serial:G-AJLP
Aircraft Version:Airspeed AS-65 Consul
C/n (msn):5135
Operator Titles:Airspan Travel
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:G-AGHO
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):9862
Operator Titles:North West Airlines
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:10130Submit Correction
View count: 133
Speke Airport's annual busiest day in the late 1940s and early 1950s came on Grand National Day at the nearby Aintree horse racing circuit. Many racegoers arrived aboard charter aircraft from around the UK and Ireland. Visible here in 1950 are Dakotas, DH Doves, Dragon Rapides and a DH.86 Express.
Registration / Serial:G-AGHO
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):9862
Operator Titles:North West Airlines
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:G-AGHO
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):9862
Operator Titles:North West Airlines
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:10130Submit Correction
View count: 133
Speke Airport's annual busiest day in the late 1940s and early 1950s came on Grand National Day at the nearby Aintree horse racing circuit. Many racegoers arrived aboard charter aircraft from around the UK and Ireland. Visible here in 1950 are Dakotas, DH Doves, Dragon Rapides and a DH.86 Express.
Registration / Serial:G-AGHO
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):9862
Operator Titles:North West Airlines
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:G-ALEJ
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):6484
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:9375Submit Correction
View count: 172
The Grand National Day scene at Speke in 1950 with Northwest Airlines (IoM) Dakota G-AGHO and a BEA example in the background. G-ALEJ served Lancs Aircraft Corp from June 1949 until being burned out in a forced landing on 14.09.56.
Registration / Serial:G-ALEJ
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 89A Dragon Rapide
C/n (msn):6484
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:G-ALEJ
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):6484
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:9375Submit Correction
View count: 172
The Grand National Day scene at Speke in 1950 with Northwest Airlines (IoM) Dakota G-AGHO and a BEA example in the background. G-ALEJ served Lancs Aircraft Corp from June 1949 until being burned out in a forced landing on 14.09.56.
Registration / Serial:G-ALEJ
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 89A Dragon Rapide
C/n (msn):6484
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:G-ADVJ
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 86 Express
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 86 Express
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 86B Express
C/n (msn):2338
Operator Titles:Bond Air Services
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:9372Submit Correction
View count: 354
1936-built for Blackpool & West Coast Air Services. Served Aer Lingus as EI-ABK late 1936 until 1946. With Bond AS postwar and became derelict at Bahrein in 1952.
Registration / Serial:G-ADVJ
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 86B Express
C/n (msn):2338
Operator Titles:Bond Air Services
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:G-ADVJ
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 86 Express
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 86 Express
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 86B Express
C/n (msn):2338
Operator Titles:Bond Air Services
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:9372Submit Correction
View count: 354
1936-built for Blackpool & West Coast Air Services. Served Aer Lingus as EI-ABK late 1936 until 1946. With Bond AS postwar and became derelict at Bahrein in 1952.
Registration / Serial:G-ADVJ
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 86B Express
C/n (msn):2338
Operator Titles:Bond Air Services
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:G-AKSS
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 104 Dove
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 104 Dove (Devon)
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 104 Dove 1
C/n (msn):04122
Operator Titles:Channel Island Air Services
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:9014Submit Correction
View count: 159
Built in 1948 and operated by Channel Island AS from February 1949 until February 1951. Seen on a charter flight to the 1950 Grand National horse race at nearby Aintree.
Registration / Serial:G-AKSS
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 104 Dove 1
C/n (msn):04122
Operator Titles:Channel Island Air Services
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:G-AKSS
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 104 Dove
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 104 Dove (Devon)
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 104 Dove 1
C/n (msn):04122
Operator Titles:Channel Island Air Services
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:9014Submit Correction
View count: 159
Built in 1948 and operated by Channel Island AS from February 1949 until February 1951. Seen on a charter flight to the 1950 Grand National horse race at nearby Aintree.
Registration / Serial:G-AKSS
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 104 Dove 1
C/n (msn):04122
Operator Titles:Channel Island Air Services
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:G-AKJN
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):12489
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:8741Submit Correction
View count: 217
Ciro's Aviation operated charter services from their Gatwick base between January 1947 and closure in January 1951. They flew G-AKJN from October 1947 until January 1951. It is visiting Speke on Grand National Day 1950.
Registration / Serial:G-AKJN
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12489
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:G-AKJN
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):12489
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:8741Submit Correction
View count: 217
Ciro's Aviation operated charter services from their Gatwick base between January 1947 and closure in January 1951. They flew G-AKJN from October 1947 until January 1951. It is visiting Speke on Grand National Day 1950.
Registration / Serial:G-AKJN
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):12489
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:HB-IRV
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 240/600 (C-131/T-29/Samaritan)
Aircraft Version:Convair 240-11
C/n (msn):134
Operator Titles:Swissair - Swiss Air Lines
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:7600Submit Correction
View count: 149
Swiss Air Lines "Neuchatel" taxies towards Runway 06 to depart on the scheduled service from Ringway to Zurich (Kloten). It still wears the original all-metallic finish with no white top yet added. HB-IRV served SR from February 1949 until sale to Mohawk Airlines in November 1956.
Registration / Serial:HB-IRV
Aircraft Version:Convair 240-11
C/n (msn):134
Operator Titles:Swissair - Swiss Air Lines
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:HB-IRV
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 240/600 (C-131/T-29/Samaritan)
Aircraft Version:Convair 240-11
C/n (msn):134
Operator Titles:Swissair - Swiss Air Lines
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:7600Submit Correction
View count: 149
Swiss Air Lines "Neuchatel" taxies towards Runway 06 to depart on the scheduled service from Ringway to Zurich (Kloten). It still wears the original all-metallic finish with no white top yet added. HB-IRV served SR from February 1949 until sale to Mohawk Airlines in November 1956.
Registration / Serial:HB-IRV
Aircraft Version:Convair 240-11
C/n (msn):134
Operator Titles:Swissair - Swiss Air Lines
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:G-ADVJ
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 86 Express
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 86 Express
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 86B Express
C/n (msn):2338
Operator Titles:Bond Air Services
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:7577Submit Correction
View count: 560
This 1936-built four-engined 14/16-seat DH Express, ex Aer Lingus, served Bond Air Services from late 1946 until January 1951 on charter flights. Seen here at Speke on Grand National Day 1950. No DH.86 survives.
Registration / Serial:G-ADVJ
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 86B Express
C/n (msn):2338
Operator Titles:Bond Air Services
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Registration / Serial:G-ADVJ
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 86 Express
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 86 Express
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 86B Express
C/n (msn):2338
Operator Titles:Bond Air Services
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID:7577Submit Correction
View count: 560
This 1936-built four-engined 14/16-seat DH Express, ex Aer Lingus, served Bond Air Services from late 1946 until January 1951 on charter flights. Seen here at Speke on Grand National Day 1950. No DH.86 survives.
Registration / Serial:G-ADVJ
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 86B Express
C/n (msn):2338
Operator Titles:Bond Air Services
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield