20 results found
Registration / Serial:N53110
Fleetnumber:17110
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 747
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 747-100
Aircraft Version:Boeing 747-131
Operator / Titles:Trans World Airlines - TWA
C/n (msn):19676 / 63
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)Map
Country:Greece
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:206786
View count: 25
Taken on departure from the now closed Hellenikon airport at Athens. The 747 wears TWA's initial scheme for the type. The aircraft served TWA faithfully from new in 08.70 until retirement in 02.98.
Registration / Serial:N53110
Aircraft Version:Boeing 747-131
Operator / Titles:Trans World Airlines - TWA
C/n (msn):19676 / 63
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:HB-ICC
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 990
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 990 (Coronado)
Aircraft Version:Convair 990A Coronado (30A-6)
Operator / Titles:Swissair
C/n (msn):30-10-12
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)Map
Country:Greece
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:116965
View count: 81
Making a typically smoky departure from the old Hellenikon airport. Now preserved at the Verkehrshaus museum in Luzern.
Registration / Serial:HB-ICC
Aircraft Version:Convair 990A Coronado (30A-6)
Operator / Titles:Swissair
C/n (msn):30-10-12
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:71-0882
Serial Painted:10882
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-9 (C-9)
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas C-9A Nightingale (DC-9-32CF)
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
C/n (msn):47541 / 670
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)Map
Country:Greece
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:66336
View count: 51
Delivered to USAF in August 1972 and retired in September 2003. The large forward door for loading personnel on stretchers is evident from this angle.
Registration / Serial:71-0882
Serial Painted:10882
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas C-9A Nightingale (DC-9-32CF)
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
C/n (msn):47541 / 670
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)Map
Country:Greece
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:61795
View count: 53
"Isle of Cephallonia" served Olympic from new in March 1970 until transfer to the Greek Air Force in October 1980. WFU in 1995.
Registration / Serial:SX-BBG
Aircraft Version:NAMC YS-11A
Operator / Titles:Olympic
C/n (msn):2136
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:SX-CBA
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 727
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 727-200 (C-22)
Aircraft Version:Boeing 727-284
Operator / Titles:Olympic
C/n (msn):20003 / 671
Aircraft Name:Mount Olympus
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)Map
Country:Greece
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:58385
View count: 63
"Mount Olympus" was delivered new to Olympic in December 1968, serving until it was retired in 2003.
Registration / Serial:SX-CBA
Aircraft Version:Boeing 727-284
Operator / Titles:Olympic
C/n (msn):20003 / 671
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)Map
Country:Greece
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:49628
View count: 55
A size comparison of this bizjet with the Olympic Boeing 707 at the now closed Hellenikon airport at Athens.
Registration / Serial:F-BUFN
Aircraft Version:Lear Jet 24B
Operator / Titles:Technal
C/n (msn):24B-202
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:HB-IDK
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-8-62CF
Operator / Titles:Swissair
C/n (msn):46078 / 475
Aircraft Name:Matterhorn
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)Map
Country:Greece
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:31645
View count: 52
"Matterhorn" was delivered new to Swissair in August 1969. Sold to the Peruvian Air Force in December 1981 as FAP370.
Registration / Serial:HB-IDK
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-8-62CF
Operator / Titles:Swissair
C/n (msn):46078 / 475
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:PH-DEB
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-8-63
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):45901 / 293
Aircraft Name:Christopher Columbus
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)Map
Country:Greece
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:30293
View count: 63
"Christopher Columbus" served KLM from new in July 1967 until sale as N929R in June 1984.
Registration / Serial:PH-DEB
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-8-63
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):45901 / 293
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:PH-BUB
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 747
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 747-200
Aircraft Version:Boeing 747-206B
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):19923 / 118
Aircraft Name:Donau / Danube
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)Map
Country:Greece
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:24396
View count: 128
"Danube" was delivered new to KLM in March 1971 and served them until sale to America West in November 1989 as N532AW.
Registration / Serial:PH-BUB
Aircraft Version:Boeing 747-206B
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):19923 / 118
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:TC-TEK
Aircraft Original Type:Fokker F27 Friendship
Aircraft Generic Type:Fokker F27 Friendship/Troopship (C-31)
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-100 Friendship
Operator / Titles:Turkish Airlines
C/n (msn):10183
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)Map
Country:Greece
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:23945
View count: 76
Delivered new to THY in August 1961 and operated by them until sale to Fokker in February 1974. Later to PH-FCX.
Registration / Serial:TC-TEK
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-100 Friendship
Operator / Titles:Turkish Airlines
C/n (msn):10183
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:YI-AEB
Aircraft Original Type:Hawker Siddeley HS-121 Trident
Aircraft Generic Type:Hawker Siddeley HS-121 Trident
Aircraft Version:Hawker Siddeley HS-121 Trident 1E
Operator / Titles:Iraqi Airways
C/n (msn):2127
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)Map
Country:Greece
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:18644
View count: 64
Landing at the old Hellenikon Airport. Delivered on 5 March 1966 and retired in April 1977.
Registration / Serial:YI-AEB
Aircraft Version:Hawker Siddeley HS-121 Trident 1E
Operator / Titles:Iraqi Airways
C/n (msn):2127
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:SX-BBN
Aircraft Original Type:Short SC.7 Skyvan
Aircraft Generic Type:Short SC.7 Skyvan
Aircraft Version:Short SC.7 Skyvan 3-400
Operator / Titles:Olympic
C/n (msn):SH1869
Aircraft Name:Isle of Mykonos
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)Map
Country:Greece
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:17408
View count: 58
"Isle of Mykonos" was operated by Olympic on Greek internal flights from May 1970 until the late 1980's.
Registration / Serial:SX-BBN
Aircraft Version:Short SC.7 Skyvan 3-400
Operator / Titles:Olympic
C/n (msn):SH1869
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:SX-DBF
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 707
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 707-300 (C-18/C-137/E-3/E-6/E-8)
Aircraft Version:Boeing 707-384B
Operator / Titles:Olympic
C/n (msn):20036 / 778
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)Map
Country:Greece
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:12750
View count: 49
Delivered new to Olympic in January 1969 and operated until sold in March 1990.
Registration / Serial:SX-DBF
Aircraft Version:Boeing 707-384B
Operator / Titles:Olympic
C/n (msn):20036 / 778
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:SX-BDD
Aircraft Original Type:Piper PA-31 Navajo/Chieftain/Cheyenne
Aircraft Generic Type:Piper PA-31 Navajo/Chieftain/Mojave/Cheyenne
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-31-310 Navajo
Operator / Titles:Olympic
C/n (msn):31-252
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)Map
Country:Greece
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:11064
View count: 67
Early build Navajo used by Olympic for ad hoc charters etc.
Registration / Serial:SX-BDD
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-31-310 Navajo
Operator / Titles:Olympic
C/n (msn):31-252
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:53-3269
Serial Painted:33269
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-118A Liftmaster (DC-6A)
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
C/n (msn):44640 / 581
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)Map
Country:Greece
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:10254
View count: 59
Delivered to the USAF in May 1955. To US Dept of Agriculture as N202GB in August 1975. Here wears United States of America titles and no 'star and bar'.
Registration / Serial:53-3269
Serial Painted:33269
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-118A Liftmaster (DC-6A)
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
C/n (msn):44640 / 581
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:SX-BBF
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-53 Skytrooper
Operator / Titles:Olympic
C/n (msn):4860
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)Map
Country:Greece
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9618
View count: 60
Built for USAAF in 1942 as C-53 41-20090 and operated in Africa and Europe. To SX-BBF in December 1949 and flown by TAE and Olympic. Retired in 1970 and stored before scrapping.
Registration / Serial:SX-BBF
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-53 Skytrooper
Operator / Titles:Olympic
C/n (msn):4860
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:150494
Military Code:22
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 85 Orion
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed P-3 Orion
Aircraft Version:Lockheed EP-3E Orion
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):185-5020
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)Map
Country:Greece
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:8415
View count: 50
Electronic Reconnaissance version of the P-3A operated by VQ-2 Squadron with their black cloaked figure on the upper fin.
Registration / Serial:150494
Aircraft Version:Lockheed EP-3E Orion
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):185-5020
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:F-BNLE
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-8-62
Operator / Titles:UTA - Union de Transports Aériens
C/n (msn):45917 / 332
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)Map
Country:Greece
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:8414
View count: 61
Operated by UTA from February 1968 until January 1984.
Registration / Serial:F-BNLE
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-8-62
Operator / Titles:UTA - Union de Transports Aériens
C/n (msn):45917 / 332
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:N86E
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas B-23/C-67 Dragon
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas B-23/C-67 Dragon
Aircraft Version:Douglas UC-67 Dragon (B-23)
Operator / Titles:Scholai Delta
C/n (msn):2745
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)Map
Country:Greece
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:8266
View count: 63
Douglas B-23 bomber (USAAF serial 39-59) using DC-3 wings. 38 built. This aircraft converted to UC-67 transport role. Sold to Pan Am in 1945. Bought by Mecom Oil in 1964 and abandoned at Hellenikon in 1968, instructional airframe for the Delta Technical School in the 1970s, broken up in the Summer of 1986.
Registration / Serial:N86E
Aircraft Version:Douglas UC-67 Dragon (B-23)
Operator / Titles:Scholai Delta
C/n (msn):2745
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:SX-BBS
Aircraft Original Type:Britten-Norman BN-2 Islander
Aircraft Generic Type:Britten-Norman BN-2 Islander/Defender
Aircraft Version:Britten-Norman BN-2A Islander
Operator / Titles:Olympic
C/n (msn):621
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)Map
Country:Greece
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:8265
View count: 58
"Isle of Kythra" operated short distance domestic routes within Greece.
Registration / Serial:SX-BBS
Aircraft Version:Britten-Norman BN-2A Islander
Operator / Titles:Olympic
C/n (msn):621
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)
Photo Date:22 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact