40 results found
Registration / Serial:HB-OKG
Aircraft Original Type:Piper PA-28 Cherokee
Aircraft Generic Type:Piper PA-28 Cherokee/Archer/Cadet/Dakota/Warrior
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-28-180 Cherokee G
C/n (msn):28-7205176
City / Airport:Tampere - Härmälä (EFTA) (closed)Map
Country:Finland
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Pertti SipiläContact
Photo ID:182131
View count: 25
Ex-N4848T
Registration / Serial:HB-OKG
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-28-180 Cherokee G
C/n (msn):28-7205176
City / Airport:Tampere - Härmälä (EFTA) (closed)
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Pertti SipiläContact
City / Airport:Turnberry (closed)Map
Region / Country:Scotland, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Ian HowatContact
Photo ID:151185
View count: 36
Sitting on the closed wartime airfield, most of which is now the world famous Turnberry Golf Course where the British Open is occassionally played in rotation with the likes of Troon or St Andrews.
Registration / Serial:G-ARWY
Aircraft Version:Mooney M-20A
C/n (msn):1305
City / Airport:Turnberry (closed)
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Ian HowatContact
Registration / Serial:XL900
Military Code:CU-590
Aircraft Original Type:Sikorsky S-55
Aircraft Generic Type:Westland WS-55 Whirlwind
Aircraft Version:Westland WS-55-3 Whirlwind HAR9
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
C/n (msn):WA239
City / Airport:Yeovilton (EGDY / YEO)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Ian HowatContact
Photo ID:132763
View count: 51
Registration / Serial:XL900
Aircraft Version:Westland WS-55-3 Whirlwind HAR9
Operator / Titles:UK - Navy
C/n (msn):WA239
City / Airport:Yeovilton (EGDY / YEO)
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Ian HowatContact
Registration / Serial:N138US
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 88 Electra
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed L-188 Electra
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-188C Electra
Operator / Titles:Aeronauts International Travel Club
C/n (msn):1144
City / Airport:Miami - International (KMIA / MIA)Map
Region / Country:Florida, United States
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Photo ID:127250
View count: 101
The livery of the previous owner (Northwest) still evident in this colourful shot.
Registration / Serial:N138US
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-188C Electra
Operator / Titles:Aeronauts International Travel Club
C/n (msn):1144
City / Airport:Miami - International (KMIA / MIA)
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Registration / Serial:VH-AAE
Aircraft Original Type:Auster J-1
Aircraft Generic Type:Auster J-1 Autocrat/Alpha/Aiglet/Workmaster
Aircraft Version:Auster J-1B Aiglet
C/n (msn):2680
City / Airport:Perth - Jandakot (YPJT / JAD)Map
Region / Country:Western Australia, Australia
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Photo ID:96967
View count: 47
VH-AAE shares a crowded ramp with a Yeoman Cropmaster.
Registration / Serial:VH-AAE
Aircraft Version:Auster J-1B Aiglet
C/n (msn):2680
City / Airport:Perth - Jandakot (YPJT / JAD)
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Geoff Goodall (via David Carter)Web
Registration / Serial:G-AXAY
Aircraft Original Type:Bell 206 JetRanger
Aircraft Generic Type:Bell 206/406 JetRanger
Aircraft Version:Bell 206A JetRanger
Operator / Titles:Alan Mann
C/n (msn):332
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:M D WestContact
Photo ID:76767
View count: 41
A fleet of JetRangers including G-AXAY, G-AXXO , G-AWOL, G-AVZH and G-AWUC took part in this Alan Mann airlift to Silverstone Race Track
Registration / Serial:G-AXAY
Aircraft Version:Bell 206A JetRanger
Operator / Titles:Alan Mann
C/n (msn):332
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:M D WestContact
Registration / Serial:N1231P
Aircraft Original Type:Piper PA-23 Apache/Aztec
Aircraft Generic Type:Piper PA-23 Apache/Aztec (UO/U-11)
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-23 Apache/Seguin Geronimo
C/n (msn):23-251
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:M D WestContact
Photo ID:75004
View count: 41
En route New Jersey to Norway. Mods to nose, windshield, fin, wingtips and wheel well doors add 20mph, 180 instead of 160hp Lycomings give even more speed. Owned by Robert Branch.
Registration / Serial:N1231P
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-23 Apache/Seguin Geronimo
C/n (msn):23-251
City / Airport:London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:M D WestContact
Registration / Serial:2597
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed F-104 Starfighter
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed F-104 Starfighter
Aircraft Version:Lockheed F-104G Starfighter
Licence-built by:SABCA
Operator / Titles:Germany - Air Force
C/n (msn):683-9116
City / Airport:Alconbury (EGWZ / AYH) (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:60105
View count: 47
Operated by JG74. Replaced by F-4Fs in 1974.
Registration / Serial:2597
Aircraft Version:Lockheed F-104G Starfighter
Operator / Titles:Germany - Air Force
C/n (msn):683-9116
City / Airport:Alconbury (EGWZ / AYH) (closed)
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:N8631
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63CF
Operator / Titles:Loftleidir - Icelandic Airlines / Seaboard World Airlines
C/n (msn):45936 / 344
City / Airport:New York - John F Kennedy International (KJFK / JFK)Map
Region / Country:New York, United States
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Photo ID:42300
View count: 58
Icelandic Airlines leased this airplane from Seaboard World.
Registration / Serial:N8631
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63CF
Operator / Titles:Loftleidir - Icelandic Airlines / Seaboard World Airlines
C/n (msn):45936 / 344
City / Airport:New York - John F Kennedy International (KJFK / JFK)
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Registration / Serial:N6
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3A-368
Operator / Titles:FAA - Federal Aviation Administration
C/n (msn):4146
City / Airport:New York - John F Kennedy International (KJFK / JFK)Map
Region / Country:New York, United States
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Photo ID:41435
View count: 60
This FAA DC-3 was checking the ILS on runway 13L. It was acquired by the FAA (then CAA) from the USAAF (ex 41-7682) in Aug 1946 as NC86. It was reregd to N1 in 1953 and to N6 in 1961, and served with them as such until it crashed at Jefferson, PA on 27 Mar 1975.
Registration / Serial:N6
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3A-368
Operator / Titles:FAA - Federal Aviation Administration
C/n (msn):4146
City / Airport:New York - John F Kennedy International (KJFK / JFK)
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Registration / Serial:N5507
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 88 Electra
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed L-188 Electra
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-188A Electra
Operator / Titles:Eastern Air Lines
C/n (msn):1012
City / Airport:New York - La Guardia (KLGA / LGA)Map
Region / Country:New York, United States
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Photo ID:37694
View count: 49
Registration / Serial:N5507
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-188A Electra
Operator / Titles:Eastern Air Lines
C/n (msn):1012
City / Airport:New York - La Guardia (KLGA / LGA)
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Registration / Serial:N61267
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6A
Operator / Titles:Intermountain Air Services
C/n (msn):45374 / 887
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Photo ID:31291
View count: 57
I photographed this DC-6 with several operators over the years, but never saw it look any better than this day in 1972. Manufactured as a cargo DC-6, and originally used by AA.
Registration / Serial:N61267
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6A
Operator / Titles:Intermountain Air Services
C/n (msn):45374 / 887
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Registration / Serial:EC-BYN
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-9 (C-9)
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-33RC
Operator / Titles:Iberia
C/n (msn):47565 / 675
City / Airport:Columbus - John Glenn International (KCMH / CMH)Map
Region / Country:Ohio, United States
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Photo ID:30160
View count: 52
CMH was the first refueling stop on the delivery flight for this brand new aircraft. Later acquired by the US Navy as BuNo 164608.
Registration / Serial:EC-BYN
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-33RC
Operator / Titles:Iberia
C/n (msn):47565 / 675
City / Airport:Columbus - John Glenn International (KCMH / CMH)
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Registration / Serial:N630TL
Aircraft Original Type:Fokker F27 Friendship
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairchild F-27 (C-27)
Aircraft Version:Fairchild F-27F
C/n (msn):99
City / Airport:New York - La Guardia (KLGA / LGA)Map
Region / Country:New York, United States
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Photo ID:24799
View count: 58
Parked at La Guardia's Marine Air Terminal Ramp, with then-current owner being Time Inc.
Registration / Serial:N630TL
Aircraft Version:Fairchild F-27F
C/n (msn):99
City / Airport:New York - La Guardia (KLGA / LGA)
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Registration / Serial:OH-LSE
Aircraft Original Type:Sud SE-210 Caravelle
Aircraft Generic Type:Sud SE-210 Caravelle
Aircraft Version:Sud SE-210 Caravelle 10B3 Super B
Operator / Titles:Finnair
C/n (msn):189
Aircraft Name:Lahti
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:22335
View count: 68
Joining Finnair from new in 9.64, this Caravelle was sold to EAS as F-BJTU in 1.81 then to Global Colombia as HK-3955X. I saw it land after a beat-up at Villavicencio in Jan 1995 - an amazing sight made even more memorable by the earthquake that happened soon after! Derelict at BOG by 9.97 and presumed b/u
Registration / Serial:OH-LSE
Aircraft Version:Sud SE-210 Caravelle 10B3 Super B
Operator / Titles:Finnair
C/n (msn):189
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:G-ARTA
Aircraft Original Type:Vickers VC10
Aircraft Generic Type:Vickers VC10/Super VC10
Aircraft Version:Vickers VC10 Srs1109
Operator / Titles:British Caledonian Airways
C/n (msn):803
Aircraft Name:Loch Ness
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21812
View count: 91
This is the first VC-10 ever built, which first flew on 29.6.62 from Weybridge. Used for development for the first six years then converted from Srs 1100 to 1109 and operated by MEA and BUA. She was damaged beyond repair in a hard landing at LGW on 28.1.72 and was broken up after a period of storage
Registration / Serial:G-ARTA
Aircraft Version:Vickers VC10 Srs1109
Operator / Titles:British Caledonian Airways
C/n (msn):803
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:G-AVBX
Aircraft Original Type:BAC 111 One-Eleven
Aircraft Generic Type:BAC 111 One-Eleven
Aircraft Version:BAC 111-320AZ One-Eleven
Operator / Titles:Laker Airways
C/n (msn):109
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21806
View count: 67
The second of three 1-11s operated by Laker, new in 4.67 and repossessed when the airline went under in 1982. To B.Cal as G-BKAV then Okada
Registration / Serial:G-AVBX
Aircraft Version:BAC 111-320AZ One-Eleven
Operator / Titles:Laker Airways
C/n (msn):109
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:CF-FUN
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 727
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 727-100 (C-22)
Aircraft Version:Boeing 727-11
Operator / Titles:Wardair Canada
C/n (msn):19242 / 260
Aircraft Name:Cy Becker
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21287
View count: 64
Wardair's "Cy Becker" delivered in 4.66 was their first jet, regularly being used on Transatlantic services, 707s with non-stop capability not following until 1968. Love that smoke. Sold to Cruzeiro as PP-CJI in 5.73 then to Colombia as HK-3770, being used successively by Avesca, Transapel, Aerocor, Aerocar and Satena. Now used as a restaurant at El Dorado airport in fake Army Aviation colours
Registration / Serial:CF-FUN
Aircraft Version:Boeing 727-11
Operator / Titles:Wardair Canada
C/n (msn):19242 / 260
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:G-ANCI
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 114 Heron
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 114 Heron
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 114 Heron 1B
Operator / Titles:Channel Airways
C/n (msn):14043
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21254
View count: 79
Seen immediately before final breaking up, this Heron served various British airlines from 1955 and was bought by Channel in 11.68 after a period with BIAS/Sabena as OO-BIA. Substantial parts of the scrap including front fuselage were seen in the Staravia yard at Lasham later that month along with the remains of sisters G-AMUK, G-AOZM and G-APKV
Registration / Serial:G-ANCI
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 114 Heron 1B
Operator / Titles:Channel Airways
C/n (msn):14043
City / Airport:Southend (EGMC / SEN)
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:WD490
Aircraft Original Type:Handley Page HP-67 Hastings
Aircraft Generic Type:Handley Page HP-67/94/95 Hastings
Aircraft Version:Handley Page HP-67 Hastings C2
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):HP67/118
Aircraft Name:Hadrian
City / Airport:Bicester (EGDD)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21110
View count: 50
Seen on the fire dump a year before finally being broken up, still displaying the emblem of 24 Sqn and named 'Hadrian'. Built in 1951 and SoC 1967 as 7985M
Registration / Serial:WD490
Aircraft Version:Handley Page HP-67 Hastings C2
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):HP67/118
City / Airport:Bicester (EGDD)
Photo Date:July 1972
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact