8 results found
Registration / Serial:N102KA
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:(Cambodian Air Services)
C/n (msn):431
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:May 1973
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Photo ID:145627
View count: 56
Previously VH-BZF and still wearing her Airlines of South Australia basic livery, destined for Cambodian Air Services. Currently on display at Siam Park City Gardens, Khan Na Yao, Bangkok. Scanned from a print by Gordon Reid.
Registration / Serial:N102KA
Aircraft Version:Convair 440-0 Metropolitan
Operator / Titles:(Cambodian Air Services)
C/n (msn):431
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)
Photo Date:May 1973
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:OH-ACH
Aircraft Original Type:Aero Commander 680 Turbo Commander
Aircraft Generic Type:North American Rockwell 681/690 Turbo Commander
Aircraft Version:North American Rockwell 690 Turbo Commander
C/n (msn):11072
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)Map
Country:Finland
Photo Date:May 1973
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Photo ID:134923
View count: 26
Backround Finnish AF's C-47, DO-7. [Nikkormat FTn / Nikkor 50mm/2]
Registration / Serial:OH-ACH
Aircraft Version:North American Rockwell 690 Turbo Commander
C/n (msn):11072
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
Photo Date:May 1973
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Registration / Serial:SE-DBH
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63
Operator / Titles:Scandinavian Airlines - SAS
C/n (msn):45924 / 392
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)Map
Country:Finland
Photo Date:May 1973
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Photo ID:111483
View count: 31
Registration / Serial:SE-DBH
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63
Operator / Titles:Scandinavian Airlines - SAS
C/n (msn):45924 / 392
City / Airport:Helsinki - Vantaa (EFHK / HEL)
Photo Date:May 1973
Photo by:Juhani SipiläContact
Registration / Serial:G-AOVJ
Aircraft Original Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Generic Type:Bristol 175 Britannia
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 312
C/n (msn):13418
City / Airport:London - Stansted (EGSS / STN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:May 1973
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21095
View count: 33
Intended as Srs 300LR G-AOFJ but delivered to BOAC 4.58 and the sold on to Caledonian 4.65. To Donaldson 11.70 for spares at Stansted and burnt out at the fire school
Registration / Serial:G-AOVJ
Aircraft Version:Bristol 175 Britannia 312
C/n (msn):13418
City / Airport:London - Stansted (EGSS / STN)
Photo Date:May 1973
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:XP438
Aircraft Original Type:Armstrong Whitworth AW-650/660 Argosy
Aircraft Generic Type:Armstrong Whitworth AW-650/660 Argosy
Aircraft Version:Armstrong Whitworth AW-660 Argosy C1
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):6770
City / Airport:Kemble - Cotswold (EGBP / GBA)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:May 1973
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:20906
View count: 37
How about a Whistling Wheelbarrow formation team then? The Red Arrows practise on their Gnats above Kemble while many of the RAF's Argosies languish in storage below. XP438 joined 105 Sqdn on 14.8.62 and moved to 114 Sqdn in 1967. Withdrawn to 5MU in 10.71 and broken up 12.75
Registration / Serial:XP438
Aircraft Version:Armstrong Whitworth AW-660 Argosy C1
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):6770
City / Airport:Kemble - Cotswold (EGBP / GBA)
Photo Date:May 1973
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:XA-NAP
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland DH.106 Comet
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland DH.106 Comet
Aircraft Version:De Havilland DH.106 Comet 4
C/n (msn):06418
City / Airport:London - Stansted (EGSS / STN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:May 1973
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:19166
View count: 50
The former G-APDR was bought by Mexicana in 12.64 and sold to Channel Airways for spares in 6.71. Seen here very much down and out on the Stansted fire dump, she was broken up soon after this
Registration / Serial:XA-NAP
Aircraft Version:De Havilland DH.106 Comet 4
C/n (msn):06418
City / Airport:London - Stansted (EGSS / STN)
Photo Date:May 1973
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:55-0022
Serial Painted:0-50022
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 82 Hercules
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed C-130 Hercules (L-082/182/282/382/100)
Aircraft Version:Lockheed NC-130A Hercules (L-182)
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
C/n (msn):182-3049
City / Airport:Mildenhall (EGUN / MHZ)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:May 1973
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:19125
View count: 36
Seen here while serving with AFSC's 4950 Test Wing, this 1956-build Hercules was fitted with four-blade props by 1984 and was only relatively recently retired at Eglin, then being broken up on the ranges there. Note the various sensors and radomes on the forward fuselage, all of which which were later removed
Registration / Serial:55-0022
Serial Painted:0-50022
Aircraft Version:Lockheed NC-130A Hercules (L-182)
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
C/n (msn):182-3049
City / Airport:Mildenhall (EGUN / MHZ)
Photo Date:May 1973
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:G-AMSV
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Skytrain
Operator / Titles:British Island Airways - BIA Air Cargo
C/n (msn):32820/16072
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:May 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:10964
View count: 36
Served as RAF KN397 from March 1945 until May 1952. Flew for British United group companies between July 1960 and August 1974, latterly as a freighter with BIA.
Registration / Serial:G-AMSV
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Skytrain
Operator / Titles:British Island Airways - BIA Air Cargo
C/n (msn):32820/16072
City / Airport:London - Gatwick (EGKK / LGW)
Photo Date:May 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact