55 results found
Registration / Serial:H4-AAF
Aircraft Original Type:Beech 65 Queen Air
Aircraft Generic Type:Beech 65/70/80/88 Queen Air (L-23/U-8)
Aircraft Version:Beech A65-8200 Commuter
Operator / Titles:Solair - Solomon Islands Airways
C/n (msn):LC-277
Location:Not known
Region / Country:Unknown State, Australia
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:169928
View count: 19
Ex VP-PBE
Registration / Serial:H4-AAF
Aircraft Version:Beech A65-8200 Commuter
Operator / Titles:Solair - Solomon Islands Airways
C/n (msn):LC-277
Location:Not known
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:C-GQBB
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 737
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 737-200
Aircraft Version:Boeing 737-296/Adv
Operator / Titles:Quebecair
C/n (msn):22276 / 665
City / Airport:Montréal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (CYUL / YUL)Map
Region / Country:Quebec, Canada
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Photo ID:169863
View count: 16
Quebecair first introduced the 737 by leasing two of them from TEA Trans European Airways in the winter of 1979. They were used mainly for Snowbird flights (Canadians heading south for a break from winter ) to Florida in the USA. This 737 was the first ordered new from Boeing and was delivered May 21, 1980 in this new (at the time) color scheme.
Registration / Serial:C-GQBB
Aircraft Version:Boeing 737-296/Adv
Operator / Titles:Quebecair
C/n (msn):22276 / 665
City / Airport:Montréal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (CYUL / YUL)
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Registration / Serial:C-FOEX
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver (L-20/U-6)
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Canada DHC-2 Turbo Beaver Mk3
Operator / Titles:AirWest Airlines
C/n (msn):1684TB52
City / Airport:Vancouver - International (CYVR / YVR)Map
Region / Country:British Columbia, Canada
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Photo ID:168012
View count: 18
Delivered to the Province of Ontario's Department of Lands and Forests December 1, 1967, this Turbo Beaver was with Air West / Air BC from 1979 - 1981. Sold to the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, it was with the department from 1981 - 1993. The aircraft is current with Northern Adventures Ltd in Sioux Lookout , ON at the time of uploading.
Registration / Serial:C-FOEX
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Canada DHC-2 Turbo Beaver Mk3
Operator / Titles:AirWest Airlines
C/n (msn):1684TB52
City / Airport:Vancouver - International (CYVR / YVR)
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Registration / Serial:N836E
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 88 Electra
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed L-188 Electra
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-188C Electra
Operator / Titles:Nomads Travel Club
C/n (msn):2008
City / Airport:Los Angeles - International (KLAX / LAX)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Photo ID:147902
View count: 43
Ordered by Qantas 1 April 1958 as VH-ECD. Leased to Air New Zealand as ZK-TED. Sold to Nomads Inc as N836E on 21 April 1971. Sold to Mandala as PK-RLG and was written off at Medan on 30 November 1985 with nil fatalities after starboard wheels fell off in flight.
Registration / Serial:N836E
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-188C Electra
Operator / Titles:Nomads Travel Club
C/n (msn):2008
City / Airport:Los Angeles - International (KLAX / LAX)
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:VH-EWR
Aircraft Original Type:Fokker F27 Friendship
Aircraft Generic Type:Fokker F27 Friendship/Troopship (C-31)
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-500 Friendship
Operator / Titles:Airlines of Northern Australia
C/n (msn):10459
Aircraft Name:The Territorian
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Photo ID:136687
View count: 35
Seen in basic East-West livery with Northern titles.
Registration / Serial:VH-EWR
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-500 Friendship
Operator / Titles:Airlines of Northern Australia
C/n (msn):10459
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:C-FCQA
Aircraft Original Type:Bell 206 JetRanger
Aircraft Generic Type:Bell 206/406 JetRanger
Aircraft Version:Bell 206A JetRanger
Operator / Titles:(Okanagan Helicopters)
C/n (msn):531
City / Airport:Vancouver - International (CYVR / YVR)Map
Region / Country:British Columbia, Canada
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Photo ID:134461
View count: 29
This JetRanger was with Okanagan from 1979 -1990.
Registration / Serial:C-FCQA
Aircraft Version:Bell 206A JetRanger
Operator / Titles:(Okanagan Helicopters)
C/n (msn):531
City / Airport:Vancouver - International (CYVR / YVR)
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Registration / Serial:VH-EAA
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 747
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 747SP
Aircraft Version:Boeing 747SP-38
Operator / Titles:Qantas
C/n (msn):22495 / 505
Aircraft Name:City of Gold Coast Tweed
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Washington, United States
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo from:Civil Aviation Historical Society Collection (via Phil Vabre)Web
Photo ID:117605
View count: 57
Probably taken pre-delivery near Seattle. Registered VH-EAA(5) on 19 January 1981. Ferried into storage at Marana on 5 March 2002 and struck from the Australian Register on 27 March.
Registration / Serial:VH-EAA
Aircraft Version:Boeing 747SP-38
Operator / Titles:Qantas
C/n (msn):22495 / 505
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo from:Civil Aviation Historical Society Collection (via Phil Vabre)Web
Registration / Serial:C-GPMZ
Aircraft Original Type:Piper PA-31 Navajo/Chieftain/Cheyenne
Aircraft Generic Type:Piper PA-31 Navajo/Chieftain/Mojave/Cheyenne
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-31-... Navajo ...
Operator / Titles:Aircraft Charter
C/n (msn):317401220
City / Airport:Abbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Region / Country:British Columbia, Canada
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Photo ID:112837
View count: 26
Registration / Serial:C-GPMZ
Aircraft Version:Piper PA-31-... Navajo ...
Operator / Titles:Aircraft Charter
C/n (msn):317401220
City / Airport:Abbotsford (CYXX / YXX)
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Registration / Serial:C-GFHF
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 580
Operator / Titles:Société d'énergie de la Baie James
C/n (msn):176
Aircraft Name:Opinaca
City / Airport:Montréal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (CYUL / YUL)Map
Region / Country:Quebec, Canada
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Photo ID:108968
View count: 43
James Bay Energy Co. operated several Convair 580s supporting the James Bay Hydro electric project in Northern Quebec. This Convair was servicing the project from 1977 through 1994. Sold to Hydro Quebec, the state owned public utility, it remained in Canada until 2002.
Registration / Serial:C-GFHF
Aircraft Version:Convair 580
Operator / Titles:Société d'énergie de la Baie James
C/n (msn):176
City / Airport:Montréal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (CYUL / YUL)
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Registration / Serial:N96039
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6A
Operator / Titles:Trans Continental Airlines
C/n (msn):44641 / 584
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Photo ID:74095
View count: 33
A snow covered tarmac at Detroit.
Registration / Serial:N96039
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6A
Operator / Titles:Trans Continental Airlines
C/n (msn):44641 / 584
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:VH-UPQ
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Skytrain
Operator / Titles:Northern Airlines
C/n (msn):33300/16552
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Photo ID:73480
View count: 29
Now showing her Northern Titles.
Registration / Serial:VH-UPQ
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Skytrain
Operator / Titles:Northern Airlines
C/n (msn):33300/16552
City / Airport:Melbourne - Essendon (YMEN / MEB)
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:VH-KIP
Aircraft Original Type:Embraer EMB-110 Bandeirante
Aircraft Generic Type:Embraer EMB-110 Bandeirante
Aircraft Version:Embraer EMB-110P1 Bandeirante
Operator / Titles:Air Tasmania
C/n (msn):110286
City / Airport:Melbourne - Tullamarine (YMML / MEL)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Photo ID:67358
View count: 47
Registration / Serial:VH-KIP
Aircraft Version:Embraer EMB-110P1 Bandeirante
Operator / Titles:Air Tasmania
C/n (msn):110286
City / Airport:Melbourne - Tullamarine (YMML / MEL)
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Registration / Serial:VH-TBL
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 727
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 727-200 (C-22)
Aircraft Version:Boeing 727-276/Adv
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
C/n (msn):20951 / 1101
Aircraft Name:John Eyre
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:57047
View count: 32
The spires of St Francis Xavier's Catholic Church and St David's Anglican Church (left centre) pinpoint the Sydney suburb of Arncliffe.
Registration / Serial:VH-TBL
Aircraft Version:Boeing 727-276/Adv
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
C/n (msn):20951 / 1101
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:N3717E
Aircraft Original Type:Beech 90 King Air
Aircraft Generic Type:Beech 90 King Air (C-6/T-44/U-21)
Aircraft Version:Beech F90 King Air
C/n (msn):LA-86
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:54595
View count: 30
N3717E was sold in Australia as VH-CRM.
Registration / Serial:N3717E
Aircraft Version:Beech F90 King Air
C/n (msn):LA-86
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:N870TV
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63CF
Operator / Titles:Transamerica Airlines
C/n (msn):46086 / 478
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:52491
View count: 25
N870TV arriving with a load of cargo.
Registration / Serial:N870TV
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63CF
Operator / Titles:Transamerica Airlines
C/n (msn):46086 / 478
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:C-GIMQ
Aircraft Original Type:Sikorsky S-76
Aircraft Generic Type:Sikorsky S-76
Aircraft Version:Sikorsky S-76A
Operator / Titles:Okanagan Helicopters
C/n (msn):760102
City / Airport:Vancouver - International (CYVR / YVR)Map
Region / Country:British Columbia, Canada
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Photo ID:51648
View count: 125
Delivered to Okanagan Helicopters in 1980, this sleek S-76 spent a lot of time on overseas contracts. It seemed to work mostly in Thailand registered as VH-OHB and TS-HTQ with Okanagan and Canadian Helicopters. Sold in September 2008 to 3D Helicopters, it was based in St. John's, Newfoundland flying VIP charters until cancelled from the Canadian registry in November 2017.
Registration / Serial:C-GIMQ
Aircraft Version:Sikorsky S-76A
Operator / Titles:Okanagan Helicopters
C/n (msn):760102
City / Airport:Vancouver - International (CYVR / YVR)
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Registration / Serial:VH-TJO
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-9 (C-9)
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
C/n (msn):47326 / 516
Aircraft Name:William Wentworth
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:49325
View count: 23
VH-TJO crosses the fence on finals to Runway 16 (now 16R). Photo taken from wasteland on the opposite side of the Alexandria Canal to the airport.
Registration / Serial:VH-TJO
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
C/n (msn):47326 / 516
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:I-DEMO
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 747
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 747-200
Aircraft Version:Boeing 747-243B
Operator / Titles:Alitalia
C/n (msn):19731 / 120
Aircraft Name:Francesco de Pinedo
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:47116
View count: 22
The site of Sydney airport was chosen almost 100 years ago in 1919 and is less than 10km from the city centre. What started as a swampy landing ground for a few Avro 504s now handles 43 million passengers a year and over 900 curfew-restricted movements a day.
Registration / Serial:I-DEMO
Aircraft Version:Boeing 747-243B
Operator / Titles:Alitalia
C/n (msn):19731 / 120
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:David CarterContact
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:36317
View count: 24
VH-UJO was registered in February 1980.
Registration / Serial:VH-UJO
Aircraft Version:Jodel D-11
C/n (msn):N80
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:VH-TZL
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:Aeropelican Air Services
C/n (msn):43
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:34757
View count: 24
VH-TZL turning a very short finals for runway 07. It was reregistered VH-ZKF in August 2004.
Registration / Serial:VH-TZL
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Canada DHC-6-100 Twin Otter
Operator / Titles:Aeropelican Air Services
C/n (msn):43
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:January 1981
Photo by:David CarterContact