31 results found
Registration / Serial:VH-CAN
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:Paradak
C/n (msn):13506
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Photo ID:97685
View count: 28
A lovely shot in her Paradak livery.
Registration / Serial:VH-CAN
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:Paradak
C/n (msn):13506
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Registration / Serial:G-BHDK
Serial Painted:0-461748
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing B-29/B-50 Superfortress (345)
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing B-29/B-50 Superfortress (345)
Aircraft Version:Boeing B-29A Superfortress
Operator Painted:USA - Air Force
C/n (msn):11225
City / Airport:China Lake - Naval Air Weapons Station / Armitage Field (NID)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo from:Joop de Groot CollectionContact
Photo ID:91592
View count: 15
ready to be ferried to Duxford (UK) where is is now preserved in the Imperial War Museum collection. Location China Lake is not 100%certain.
Registration / Serial:G-BHDK
Serial Painted:0-461748
Aircraft Version:Boeing B-29A Superfortress
Operator Painted:USA - Air Force
C/n (msn):11225
City / Airport:China Lake - Naval Air Weapons Station / Armitage Field (NID)
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo from:Joop de Groot CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:N617US
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 747
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 747-200
Aircraft Version:Boeing 747-251F/SCD
Operator / Titles:Northwest Orient Airlines Cargo
C/n (msn):21121 / 261
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)Map
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Photo ID:74372
View count: 15
Delivered July 8, 1975, sold after the merger with Delta Airlines was approved on October 29, 2008 and registered to Logistic Air on November 17, 2008. The aircraft was stored in Marana, AZ and available for lease. A freighter right from the production line, it has the nose cargo door as well as the side cargo door on the aft fuselage.
Registration / Serial:N617US
Aircraft Version:Boeing 747-251F/SCD
Operator / Titles:Northwest Orient Airlines Cargo
C/n (msn):21121 / 261
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Registration / Serial:PH-TVA
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 707
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 707-100 (C-137)
Aircraft Version:Boeing 707-123(B)
Operator / Titles:Transavia Holland
C/n (msn):17646 / 52
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)Map
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Photo ID:61582
View count: 22
Former American Airlines N7519A was with Transavia Holland from 1972 to 1982. The 707 ended up back with Boeing in 1983 and used for parts in the KC-135 upgrade program.
Registration / Serial:PH-TVA
Aircraft Version:Boeing 707-123(B)
Operator / Titles:Transavia Holland
C/n (msn):17646 / 52
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Registration / Serial:ZS-SAP
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 747
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 747-200
Aircraft Version:Boeing 747-244B
Operator / Titles:South African Airways / Suid-Afrikaanse Lugdiens
C/n (msn):20557 / 198
Aircraft Name:Swartberg
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:53444
View count: 16
ZS-SAP was scrapped at Johannesburg in 2006.
Registration / Serial:ZS-SAP
Aircraft Version:Boeing 747-244B
Operator / Titles:South African Airways / Suid-Afrikaanse Lugdiens
C/n (msn):20557 / 198
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:VH-FAQ
Aircraft Original Type:Air Tractor AT-300/301/302
Aircraft Generic Type:Air Tractor AT-300/301/302
Aircraft Version:Air Tractor AT-301
Operator / Titles:Field Air
C/n (msn):301-0209
City / Airport:Griffith (YGTH / GFF)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:52455
View count: 25
VH-FAQ was damaged at Crystal Brook, South Australia, on October 9, 1998.
Registration / Serial:VH-FAQ
Aircraft Version:Air Tractor AT-301
Operator / Titles:Field Air
C/n (msn):301-0209
City / Airport:Griffith (YGTH / GFF)
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:VH-FCC
Aircraft Original Type:Fokker F27 Friendship
Aircraft Generic Type:Fokker F27 Friendship/Troopship (C-31)
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-500F Friendship
Operator / Titles:Ansett Airlines of New South Wales
C/n (msn):10532
City / Airport:Griffith (YGTH / GFF)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:51370
View count: 19
VH-FCC at one of the rural airports that was typical of its destinations.
Registration / Serial:VH-FCC
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-500F Friendship
Operator / Titles:Ansett Airlines of New South Wales
C/n (msn):10532
City / Airport:Griffith (YGTH / GFF)
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:VH-EWJ
Aircraft Original Type:Fokker F27 Friendship
Aircraft Generic Type:Fokker F27 Friendship/Troopship (C-31)
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-100 Friendship
Operator / Titles:East-West Airlines
C/n (msn):10287
Aircraft Name:City of Parkes
City / Airport:Albury (YMAY / ABX)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:50136
View count: 14
VH-EWJ takes off on its return flight to Sydney. For 30 years Fokker F27s were the mainstay of regional airline services in Australia.
Registration / Serial:VH-EWJ
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-100 Friendship
Operator / Titles:East-West Airlines
C/n (msn):10287
City / Airport:Albury (YMAY / ABX)
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:N121PM
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Canada DHC-6-100 Twin Otter
Operator / Titles:Pilgrim Airlines
C/n (msn):14
City / Airport:New York - La Guardia (KLGA / LGA)Map
Region / Country:New York, United States
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Photo ID:48744
View count: 21
Delivered October 18, 1966, this was Pilgrim Airlines' first Twin Otter. One of 15 either purchased, leased or acquired in the merger with Newair in 1985. Pilgrim was itself bought by Business Express Airlines and merged in February 1986. The Twin Otters were retired with N121PM being withdrawn in March. Sold in 1986, the aircraft has been flying for Skydiving schools ever since.
Registration / Serial:N121PM
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Canada DHC-6-100 Twin Otter
Operator / Titles:Pilgrim Airlines
C/n (msn):14
City / Airport:New York - La Guardia (KLGA / LGA)
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Registration / Serial:G-BCBA
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 720
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 720
Aircraft Version:Boeing 720-023B
Operator / Titles:Royal Air Maroc - RAM / Monarch Airlines
C/n (msn):18014 / 143
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)Map
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Photo ID:43623
View count: 17
This is a former American Airlines 720 originally delivered July 24, 1960 with Pratt & Whitney JT3C turbojet engines and later upgraded to a 720B with Pratt & Whitney JT3D turbofans. The aircraft was retired by American in 1974. Monarch Airlines would buy the airliner in 1977 and it's pictured on lease to Royal Air Maroc from September 1979 through January 1980. Sold to MAOF Airlines in October 1981, it was retired to Tucson, AZ in January 1986 for KC-135 parts.
Registration / Serial:G-BCBA
Aircraft Version:Boeing 720-023B
Operator / Titles:Royal Air Maroc - RAM / Monarch Airlines
C/n (msn):18014 / 143
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Registration / Serial:N7100
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 707
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 707-300 (C-18/C-137/E-3/E-6/E-8)
Aircraft Version:Boeing 707-327C
Operator / Titles:TMA of Lebanon - Trans Mediterranean Airways
C/n (msn):19440 / 554
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)Map
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Photo ID:42653
View count: 19
Originally delivered to Braniff February 17, 1967, N7100 was leased to TMA via the Chemical Bank April 29, 1971. TMA bought and re-registered the aircraft as OD-AGW July 5, 1980. An explosion during the shelling of Beirut airport July 1981 caused extensive damage and the 707 was not repaired.
Registration / Serial:N7100
Aircraft Version:Boeing 707-327C
Operator / Titles:TMA of Lebanon - Trans Mediterranean Airways
C/n (msn):19440 / 554
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Registration / Serial:LZ-TUF
Aircraft Original Type:Tupolev Tu-134
Aircraft Generic Type:Tupolev Tu-134/135
Aircraft Version:Tupolev Tu-134
Operator / Titles:Balkan - Bulgarian Airlines
C/n (msn):9350918
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)Map
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Photo ID:41604
View count: 12
Touchdown at Amsterdam.This Tu-134, originally delivered to Balkan in 1970, was retired in 1987 and integrated into a building at the Air Sofia Golf Club.
Registration / Serial:LZ-TUF
Aircraft Version:Tupolev Tu-134
Operator / Titles:Balkan - Bulgarian Airlines
C/n (msn):9350918
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Registration / Serial:PH-KFH
Aircraft Original Type:Fokker F27 Friendship
Aircraft Generic Type:Fokker F27 Friendship/Troopship (C-31)
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-200 Friendship
Operator / Titles:NLM Cityhopper
C/n (msn):10256
Aircraft Name:Koene Dirk Parmentier
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)Map
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Photo ID:35645
View count: 21
"Koene Dirk Parmentier" was named for KLM Chief Pilot and one of the winning pilots in the MacRobertson Air Race who perished in a 1948 Lockheed Constellation accident.
Registration / Serial:PH-KFH
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-200 Friendship
Operator / Titles:NLM Cityhopper
C/n (msn):10256
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Registration / Serial:VH-TLO
Aircraft Original Type:Cessna 185 Skywagon
Aircraft Generic Type:Cessna 185 Skywagon (U-17)
Aircraft Version:Cessna A185F Skywagon 185 II
C/n (msn):185-03658
City / Airport:Griffith (YGTH / GFF)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:31180
View count: 17
VH-TLO was registered in March 1979.
Registration / Serial:VH-TLO
Aircraft Version:Cessna A185F Skywagon 185 II
C/n (msn):185-03658
City / Airport:Griffith (YGTH / GFF)
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:VH-SXK
Aircraft Original Type:Cessna 172
Aircraft Generic Type:Cessna 172 Skyhawk/Cutlass/Hawk XP (T-41/Mescalero)
Aircraft Version:Cessna 172M Skyhawk II
Operator / Titles:Scouting Association of Australia
C/n (msn):17267571
City / Airport:Griffith (YGTH / GFF)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:29757
View count: 16
VH-SXK crashed during an attempted go-around at Shepparton, Victoria, on April 3, 2000.
Registration / Serial:VH-SXK
Aircraft Version:Cessna 172M Skyhawk II
Operator / Titles:Scouting Association of Australia
C/n (msn):17267571
City / Airport:Griffith (YGTH / GFF)
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:N933F
Fleetnumber:933
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-9 (C-9)
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-32CF
Operator / Titles:Evergreen International Airlines
C/n (msn):47147 / 208
City / Airport:Los Angeles - International (KLAX / LAX)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Photo ID:26072
View count: 16
Originally delivered to Overseas National Airways December 14, 1967, this DC-9 was operated by Evergreen International October 1976 to August 1981.
Registration / Serial:N933F
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-32CF
Operator / Titles:Evergreen International Airlines
C/n (msn):47147 / 208
City / Airport:Los Angeles - International (KLAX / LAX)
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Registration / Serial:VH-RNH
Aircraft Original Type:Piper PA-31 Navajo/Chieftain/Cheyenne
Aircraft Generic Type:Piper PA-31 Navajo/Chieftain/Mojave/Cheyenne
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-31-350 Chieftain
Operator / Titles:Tank Aviation
C/n (msn):31-7952028
City / Airport:Albury (YMAY / ABX)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:26035
View count: 15
VH-RNH was registered in February 1979.
Registration / Serial:VH-RNH
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-31-350 Chieftain
Operator / Titles:Tank Aviation
C/n (msn):31-7952028
City / Airport:Albury (YMAY / ABX)
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:N330GW
Aircraft Original Type:Short 330
Aircraft Generic Type:Short 330/360 (C-23)
Aircraft Version:Short 330-100
Operator / Titles:Golden West Airlines
C/n (msn):SH3010
City / Airport:Los Angeles - International (KLAX / LAX)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Photo ID:23574
View count: 14
Delivered new to Golden West July 1977, this 330 along with three others were stored after the shut down of the airline in 1983. Picked up by the US Army for duties at the Kwajalein Missile Range in the South Pacific, the aircraft were given military serial numbers; this one received 85-25342. Retired in 1992 and placed in storage at Lakehust, New Jersey, it was sold to K and K Aircraft Inc in 1998 as N8154G.
Registration / Serial:N330GW
Aircraft Version:Short 330-100
Operator / Titles:Golden West Airlines
C/n (msn):SH3010
City / Airport:Los Angeles - International (KLAX / LAX)
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Registration / Serial:PK-BAZ
Aircraft Original Type:Canadair CL-44
Aircraft Generic Type:Canadair CL-44
Aircraft Version:Canadair CL-44D4-1
Operator / Titles:Bayu Indonesia Air
C/n (msn):23
City / Airport:London - Stansted (EGSS / STN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:22393
View count: 30
Started life with Seaboard as N125SW on 7.7.61 and then to Transglobe (G-AWDK) in April 1968. After service with TMA and Tradewinds, rolled out for Bayu at Lasham on 10.8.79. Stored at Jakarta-Halim from 1990 but later b/u
Registration / Serial:PK-BAZ
Aircraft Version:Canadair CL-44D4-1
Operator / Titles:Bayu Indonesia Air
C/n (msn):23
City / Airport:London - Stansted (EGSS / STN)
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:G-AXAA
Aircraft Original Type:Canadair CL-44
Aircraft Generic Type:Canadair CL-44
Aircraft Version:Canadair CL-44D4-2
Operator / Titles:Transmeridian Air Cargo - TAC
C/n (msn):18
City / Airport:London - Stansted (EGSS / STN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21942
View count: 21
A later shot of G-AXAA than I uploaded as part of a fog diversion group at Southend. Here with additional IAS sticker on a crisp winter morning at her Stansted base, she was Flying Tiger's N449T being ferried JFK - SEN for TMAC on 13.1.69. Went to AEI as N122AE in 9.81, into storage at Greensboro, NC, in 1989 and broken up for scrap 1999
Registration / Serial:G-AXAA
Aircraft Version:Canadair CL-44D4-2
Operator / Titles:Transmeridian Air Cargo - TAC
C/n (msn):18
City / Airport:London - Stansted (EGSS / STN)
Photo Date:January 1980
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact