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
Operator / Titles:Bond Air Services
C/n (msn):2338
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:25858
View count: 77
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
Operator / Titles:Bond Air Services
C/n (msn):2338
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
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
Operator / Titles:British Nederland Airservices
C/n (msn):12333
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:11627
View count: 60
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
Operator / Titles:British Nederland Airservices
C/n (msn):12333
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
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
Operator / Titles:Airspan Travel
C/n (msn):5135
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:10131
View count: 58
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
Operator / Titles:Airspan Travel
C/n (msn):5135
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
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
Operator / Titles:North West Airlines
C/n (msn):9862
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:10130
View count: 47
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
Operator / Titles:North West Airlines
C/n (msn):9862
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
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.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9375
View count: 58
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)
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
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
Operator / Titles:Bond Air Services
C/n (msn):2338
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9372
View count: 96
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
Operator / Titles:Bond Air Services
C/n (msn):2338
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
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
Operator / Titles:Channel Island Air Services
C/n (msn):04122
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9014
View count: 61
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
Operator / Titles:Channel Island Air Services
C/n (msn):04122
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
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.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:8741
View count: 95
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)
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
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
Operator / Titles:Swissair - Swiss Air Lines
C/n (msn):134
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:7600
View count: 57
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
Operator / Titles:Swissair - Swiss Air Lines
C/n (msn):134
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
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
Operator / Titles:Bond Air Services
C/n (msn):2338
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:7577
View count: 112
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
Operator / Titles:Bond Air Services
C/n (msn):2338
City / Airport:Liverpool - John Lennon (EGGP / LPL)
Photo Date:25 March 1950
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact