This aircraft was delivered to KLM Aerocarto new in 1969. It was sold in the USA in 1976 as N4926. It returned to Europe in 1986 and became HB-FIS with Air Glaciers SA and crashed at Casale Monferrato, Italy on 18th April, 1987.
Whilst this aircraft is emblazoned with Ford markings and even carries an appropriate registration, this was simply for advertising purposes. It was operated by the Belgian youth aviation organisation "Jeugd en Luchtvaart".