63 results found
City / Airport:Los Angeles - Whiteman (KWHP / WHP)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1959
Photo by:Ed Coates / CAHS
Photo ID:182024
View count: 23
Sold in Brazil as PP-ABI in 1971. Photo from: Civil Aviation Historical Society, Melbourne, Australia
Registration / Serial:N456M
Aircraft Version:Beech D18S
C/n (msn):A-255
City / Airport:Los Angeles - Whiteman (KWHP / WHP)
Photo Date:1959
Photo by:Ed Coates / CAHS
City / Airport:Van Nuys (KVNY / VNY)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1959
Photo by:Ed Coates / CAHS
Photo ID:179942
View count: 25
Sold in Canada in 1980. Photo from: Civil Aviation Historical Society, Melbourne, Australia
Registration / Serial:N4910V
Aircraft Version:Convair L-13B
C/n (msn):275
City / Airport:Van Nuys (KVNY / VNY)
Photo Date:1959
Photo by:Ed Coates / CAHS
Registration / Serial:N1R
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-38 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Los Angeles Dodgers
C/n (msn):406
City / Airport:Los Angeles - International (KLAX / LAX)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1959
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Photo ID:151557
View count: 59
The Los Angeles Dodgers baseball team operated this aircraft and the registration of N1R was also used with its replacement aircraft a Lockheed Electra. It went to Aviaco in May 1961 as EC-AQK later registered to Fuerza Aerea Boliviano as TAM-45. Subsequently written-off 24 January 1978 at San Ramon.
Registration / Serial:N1R
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-38 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:Los Angeles Dodgers
C/n (msn):406
City / Airport:Los Angeles - International (KLAX / LAX)
Photo Date:1959
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Registration / Serial:PH-FBG
Aircraft Original Type:Fokker F27 Friendship
Aircraft Generic Type:Fokker F27 Friendship/Troopship (C-31)
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-200 Friendship
Operator / Titles:MacRobertson Miller Airlines - MMA
C/n (msn):10139
Aircraft Name:RMA Swan
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)Map
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Photo ID:145027
View count: 52
Originally slated for delivery to TAA as VH-TFL , but not taken up. It was delivered to MMA on 7 December 1959 as VH-MMS. It was later transferred into the Ansett Transport system and after storage was eventually sold as OB-1454 to Transpacific Enterprises Inc in October 1993. It was WFU and used for spares at Santiago, Chile in October 1993.
Registration / Serial:PH-FBG
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-200 Friendship
Operator / Titles:MacRobertson Miller Airlines - MMA
C/n (msn):10139
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:JZ-PPZ
Aircraft Original Type:Scottish Aviation Twin Pioneer
Aircraft Generic Type:Scottish Aviation Twin Pioneer
Aircraft Version:Scottish Aviation Twin Pioneer Series 1
Operator / Titles:NNGLM - Kroonduif
C/n (msn):511
City / Airport:Jayapura - Sentani (WAJJ / DJJ)Map
Country:Indonesia
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:141652
View count: 96
To Indonesia register (PK-GTB) in January 1963. Damaged April 1963 and cancelled February 1964.
Registration / Serial:JZ-PPZ
Aircraft Version:Scottish Aviation Twin Pioneer Series 1
Operator / Titles:NNGLM - Kroonduif
C/n (msn):511
City / Airport:Jayapura - Sentani (WAJJ / DJJ)
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-DRA
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover Mk2
Operator / Titles:Royal Flying Doctor Service - RFDS
C/n (msn):5004
City / Airport:Cloncurry (YCCY / CNJ)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:139722
View count: 42
Registration / Serial:VH-DRA
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Australia DHA-3 Drover Mk2
Operator / Titles:Royal Flying Doctor Service - RFDS
C/n (msn):5004
City / Airport:Cloncurry (YCCY / CNJ)
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-CEC
Aircraft Original Type:Commonwealth CA-28 Ceres
Aircraft Generic Type:Commonwealth CA-28 Ceres
Aircraft Version:Commonwealth CA-28 Ceres B
C/n (msn):CA28-3
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:138033
View count: 41
Test flight out of Fishermens Bend. Withdrawn from use 1970. CAC photo.
Registration / Serial:VH-CEC
Aircraft Version:Commonwealth CA-28 Ceres B
C/n (msn):CA28-3
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-WEJ
Aircraft Original Type:Miles M-65 Gemini
Aircraft Generic Type:Miles M-65 Gemini
Aircraft Version:Miles M-65 Gemini 1A
C/n (msn):6522
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:136226
View count: 47
Lycoming-engine Gemini in colour.
Registration / Serial:VH-WEJ
Aircraft Version:Miles M-65 Gemini 1A
C/n (msn):6522
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-RSX
Aircraft Original Type:Percival P.50 Prince
Aircraft Generic Type:Percival P.50/54/57/66 Prince/Pembroke
Aircraft Version:Percival P.50 Prince 3C
Operator / Titles:Royal Aero Club of NSW
C/n (msn):P50/38
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:131912
View count: 59
John Hopton photo.
Registration / Serial:VH-RSX
Aircraft Version:Percival P.50 Prince 3C
Operator / Titles:Royal Aero Club of NSW
C/n (msn):P50/38
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:G-AOZD
Aircraft Original Type:Sikorsky S-51
Aircraft Generic Type:Westland WS-51A Widgeon
Aircraft Version:Westland WS-51A Widgeon 2
Operator / Titles:Bristow Helicopters
C/n (msn):WA/H/140
City / Airport:Biggin Hill (EGKB / BQH)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Photo ID:128316
View count: 57
Registration / Serial:G-AOZD
Aircraft Version:Westland WS-51A Widgeon 2
Operator / Titles:Bristow Helicopters
C/n (msn):WA/H/140
City / Airport:Biggin Hill (EGKB / BQH)
Photo Date:1959
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Registration / Serial:G-AHLO
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 80 Puss Moth
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 80 Puss Moth
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 80A Puss Moth
C/n (msn):2187
City / Airport:Biggin Hill (EGKB / BQH)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Photo ID:126705
View count: 37
Registration / Serial:G-AHLO
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 80A Puss Moth
C/n (msn):2187
City / Airport:Biggin Hill (EGKB / BQH)
Photo Date:1959
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Registration / Serial:VH-REM
Aircraft Original Type:Cessna 180 Skywagon
Aircraft Generic Type:Cessna 180 Skywagon 180 (U-17)
Aircraft Version:Cessna 180A
C/n (msn):50015
City / Airport:Cambridge (YCBG)Map
Region / Country:Tasmania, Australia
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:126384
View count: 40
VH-REM crashed at Cosgrove, Victoria, on September 24, 1965.
Registration / Serial:VH-REM
Aircraft Version:Cessna 180A
C/n (msn):50015
City / Airport:Cambridge (YCBG)
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:NZ5801
Aircraft Original Type:Handley Page HP-67 Hastings
Aircraft Generic Type:Handley Page HP-67/94/95 Hastings
Aircraft Version:Handley Page HP-95 Hastings C3
Operator / Titles:New Zealand - Air Force
Unit Markings:40 Sqn
C/n (msn):HP951
City / Airport:Cairns (YBCS / CNS)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:125878
View count: 55
Last flight 1966, scrapped 1971.
Registration / Serial:NZ5801
Aircraft Version:Handley Page HP-95 Hastings C3
Operator / Titles:New Zealand - Air Force
C/n (msn):HP951
City / Airport:Cairns (YBCS / CNS)
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:VH-AAG
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 Mk.3
Operator / Titles:Alpine Airways
C/n (msn):6668
City / Airport:Cootamundra (YCTM / CMD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:125540
View count: 64
VH-AAG became derelict at Darwin after being damaged in collision with a kangaroo in 1963.
Registration / Serial:VH-AAG
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 89A Dragon Rapide Mk.3
Operator / Titles:Alpine Airways
C/n (msn):6668
City / Airport:Cootamundra (YCTM / CMD)
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:G-AOAR
Aircraft Original Type:Percival P-28 Proctor
Aircraft Generic Type:Percival P-28/30/31/34/44 Proctor
Aircraft Version:Percival P-31C Proctor 4
C/n (msn):H.588
City / Airport:Biggin Hill (EGKB / BQH)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Photo ID:124267
View count: 41
Ex NP181
Registration / Serial:G-AOAR
Aircraft Version:Percival P-31C Proctor 4
C/n (msn):H.588
City / Airport:Biggin Hill (EGKB / BQH)
Photo Date:1959
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Registration / Serial:G-AKKC
Aircraft Original Type:Miles M-38 Messenger
Aircraft Generic Type:Miles M-38 Messenger
Aircraft Version:Miles M-38 Messenger 2A
C/n (msn):6369
City / Airport:Biggin Hill (EGKB / BQH)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Photo ID:123667
View count: 39
Damaged beyond repair at Crowland strip Lincs. July 25, 1967
Registration / Serial:G-AKKC
Aircraft Version:Miles M-38 Messenger 2A
C/n (msn):6369
City / Airport:Biggin Hill (EGKB / BQH)
Photo Date:1959
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Registration / Serial:ZK-REX
Aircraft Original Type:Cessna 310 (U-3/L-27 Blue Canoe)
Aircraft Generic Type:Cessna 310 (U-3/L-27 Blue Canoe)
Aircraft Version:Cessna 310B
C/n (msn):35654
Aircraft Name:Binatang
City / Airport:Canberra (YSCB / CBR)Map
Region / Country:Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:123404
View count: 174
Sold in Australia as VH-REI.
Registration / Serial:ZK-REX
Aircraft Version:Cessna 310B
C/n (msn):35654
City / Airport:Canberra (YSCB / CBR)
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:G-AOES
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 82 Tiger Moth
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 82 Tiger Moth
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 82A Tiger Moth II
C/n (msn):84547
City / Airport:Biggin Hill (EGKB / BQH)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Photo ID:120791
View count: 31
Ex. T6056 Operated by 600 Sqd. Flying Group
Registration / Serial:G-AOES
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 82A Tiger Moth II
C/n (msn):84547
City / Airport:Biggin Hill (EGKB / BQH)
Photo Date:1959
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Registration / Serial:G-APUO
Aircraft Original Type:Aviamilano F.8L Falco
Aircraft Generic Type:Aeromere F.8L Falco
Aircraft Version:Aeromere F.8L Falco III
C/n (msn):209
City / Airport:Biggin Hill (EGKB / BQH)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:1959
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Photo ID:120719
View count: 34
Sadly this beautiful little aircraft crashed near Denham January 31, 1960
Registration / Serial:G-APUO
Aircraft Version:Aeromere F.8L Falco III
C/n (msn):209
City / Airport:Biggin Hill (EGKB / BQH)
Photo Date:1959
Photo by:Jerry HughesContact
Registration / Serial:VH-EWT
Aircraft Original Type:Beech 50 Twin Bonanza
Aircraft Generic Type:Beech 50 Twin Bonanza (L-23/U-8)
Aircraft Version:Beech D50 Twin Bonanza
Operator / Titles:East-West Airlines - Special Projects Division
C/n (msn):DH-53
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:120117
View count: 48
VH-EWT was used in rain-making experiments for the CSIRO, the government scientific research organisation. It was sold and reregistered VH-UNB in June 1964. The photo, from East-West, is taken over Tamworth, the airline's base.
Registration / Serial:VH-EWT
Aircraft Version:Beech D50 Twin Bonanza
Operator / Titles:East-West Airlines - Special Projects Division
C/n (msn):DH-53
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:1959
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)