33 results found
Registration / Serial:C-GWUG
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Dakota Mk.4
Operator / Titles:Air BC
C/n (msn):
City / Airport:Vancouver - International (CYVR / YVR)Map
Region / Country:British Columbia, Canada
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Photo ID:166279
View count: 24
Wartime C-47 44-76631 was transferred to the RAF as KN485 in April 1945. Briefly registered CF-GBG for ferry from Cairo to Montreal for the RCAF in 1951. The aircraft kept the original KN485 serial until the numbering system changed in 1968 and it became 12925. Disposed of in 1975 to become C-GWUG, the aircraft is pictured on lease to Air BC. It crashed into hill tops when flying freight with Kelowna Flightcraft / Purolator Courier during night VFR operations and low ceilings on January 13, 1999.
Registration / Serial:C-GWUG
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Dakota Mk.4
Operator / Titles:Air BC
C/n (msn):
City / Airport:Vancouver - International (CYVR / YVR)
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Registration / Serial:71
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:France - Navy
C/n (msn):12471
City / Airport:Paris - Le Bourget (LFPB / LBG)Map
Country:France
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:T.LaurentContact
Photo ID:164144
View count: 18
Initially delivered to RAF in 1943 as Dakota III KG436; Then to USAF in 1946 as 42-92647. Became civilian in Ireland as EI-ALT & EI-ACT; Sold to French Navy in 1961 and Wfu in 1982. Preserved and stored now in Paris Le Bourget Musée de l'air.
Registration / Serial:71
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:France - Navy
C/n (msn):12471
City / Airport:Paris - Le Bourget (LFPB / LBG)
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:T.LaurentContact
Registration / Serial:330
Military Code:30-ML
Aircraft Original Type:Sud SO-4050 Vautour II
Aircraft Generic Type:Sud SO-4050 Vautour II
Aircraft Version:Sud SO-4050 Vautour IIN
Operator / Titles:France - Air Force
Unit Markings:EC 3/30
C/n (msn):330
City / Airport:Paris - Le Bourget (LFPB / LBG)Map
Country:France
Collection:Musée de l'Air et de l'Espace
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:T.LaurentContact
Photo ID:160838
View count: 25
Wearing markings of Escadron de Chasse "Lorraine".
Registration / Serial:330
Aircraft Version:Sud SO-4050 Vautour IIN
Operator / Titles:France - Air Force
C/n (msn):330
City / Airport:Paris - Le Bourget (LFPB / LBG)
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:T.LaurentContact
Registration / Serial:D-EMAW
Aircraft Original Type:Fieseler Fi-156 Storch
Aircraft Generic Type:Morane-Saulnier MS-500/502/504/505/506 Criquet
Aircraft Version:Morane-Saulnier MS-500 Criquet
C/n (msn):1034
City / Airport:Paris - Le Bourget (LFPB / LBG)Map
Country:France
Collection:Musée de l'Air et de l'Espace
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:T.LaurentContact
Photo ID:157816
View count: 25
French Fieseler FI 156 built just after WW2. This one was used by French Air force in overseas territories. Repainted in German air force red cross unit during the war. Part of Paris Musée de l'air, it is currently no more displayed in public area and is stored.
Registration / Serial:D-EMAW
Aircraft Version:Morane-Saulnier MS-500 Criquet
C/n (msn):1034
City / Airport:Paris - Le Bourget (LFPB / LBG)
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:T.LaurentContact
Registration / Serial:N5511K
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair 640
Operator / Titles:Zantop International Airlines
C/n (msn):171
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)Map
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Photo ID:135922
View count: 26
Registration / Serial:N5511K
Aircraft Version:Convair 640
Operator / Titles:Zantop International Airlines
C/n (msn):171
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow Run (KYIP / YIP)
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo from:Peter Gates CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:VH-EWW
Aircraft Original Type:Fokker F27 Friendship
Aircraft Generic Type:Fokker F27 Friendship/Troopship (C-31)
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-500 Friendship
Operator / Titles:East-West Airlines
C/n (msn):10637
Aircraft Name:City Of Devonport
City / Airport:Melbourne - Tullamarine (YMML / MEL)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Photo ID:73871
View count: 32
Registration / Serial:VH-EWW
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-500 Friendship
Operator / Titles:East-West Airlines
C/n (msn):10637
City / Airport:Melbourne - Tullamarine (YMML / MEL)
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Registration / Serial:HS-THE
Aircraft Original Type:Avro 748
Aircraft Generic Type:Hawker Siddeley HS-748 (Andover)
Aircraft Version:Hawker Siddeley HS-748 Srs2/243
Operator / Titles:Thai Airways
C/n (msn):1645
City / Airport:Bangkok - Don Mueang International (VTBD / DMK)Map
Country:Thailand
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:22427
View count: 39
New in 11.68, this 748 went to the R Thai AF as 60-206 just two months after this shot and gained a Large Freight Door, later being re-serialled 60-306 (L5-6/26). Wfu 3.16
Registration / Serial:HS-THE
Aircraft Version:Hawker Siddeley HS-748 Srs2/243
Operator / Titles:Thai Airways
C/n (msn):1645
City / Airport:Bangkok - Don Mueang International (VTBD / DMK)
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:9V-STG
Aircraft Original Type:Airbus A300
Aircraft Generic Type:Airbus A300
Aircraft Version:Airbus A300B4-203
Operator / Titles:Singapore Airlines
C/n (msn):268
City / Airport:Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (VHHH / HKG) (closed)Map
Region / Country:Hong Kong, China
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:22342
View count: 32
Just two months old at this time, this A300 only stayed with SQ till 5.85 when sold to PIA as AP-BCJ. Written off at Dubai on flight PK231 from Peshawar on 17.10.01 when the right main gear collapsed
Registration / Serial:9V-STG
Aircraft Version:Airbus A300B4-203
Operator / Titles:Singapore Airlines
C/n (msn):268
City / Airport:Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (VHHH / HKG) (closed)
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:HS-TBA
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 737
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 737-200
Aircraft Version:Boeing 737-2P5/Adv
Operator / Titles:Thai Airways
C/n (msn):21440 / 502
City / Airport:Bangkok - Don Mueang International (VTBD / DMK)Map
Country:Thailand
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21807
View count: 34
Here in the original colours of Thai's domestic/regional operation, this 737 was delivered in 10.77 and merged into Thai International in 1988. Leased to Kampuchea Airlines in late 1994 and to Lao Aviation in 2.96; returned to Thai Flying Service as HS-TFS. After various changes of ownership became PK-LIA with Lion Air in 6.00. Stored at Jakarta-CGK in pink Jatayu colours
Registration / Serial:HS-TBA
Aircraft Version:Boeing 737-2P5/Adv
Operator / Titles:Thai Airways
C/n (msn):21440 / 502
City / Airport:Bangkok - Don Mueang International (VTBD / DMK)
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:9M-MAT
Aircraft Original Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-10
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-10 (C-10 Extender)
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-10-30
Operator / Titles:Malaysian Airline System - MAS
C/n (msn):46640 / 240
City / Airport:Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (VHHH / HKG) (closed)Map
Region / Country:Hong Kong, China
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21795
View count: 45
New to MAS 7.77, to Northwest as N233NW 2.96, ferried to Opa-locka 23.6.06 for part-out and scrapping
Registration / Serial:9M-MAT
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-10-30
Operator / Titles:Malaysian Airline System - MAS
C/n (msn):46640 / 240
City / Airport:Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (VHHH / HKG) (closed)
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
City / Airport:Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (VHHH / HKG) (closed)Map
Region / Country:Hong Kong, China
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21793
View count: 32
Delivered 12.82, into store at Marana 4.00; scrapping began late 2005. Some interesting military behind - that VP-4 P-3B was involved in the Mayaguez Incident in 1975 while with VP-17; at the left is a Canberra PR.9
Registration / Serial:B-194
Aircraft Version:Airbus A300B4-220
Operator / Titles:China Airlines
C/n (msn):221
City / Airport:Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (VHHH / HKG) (closed)
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:B-1836
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 767
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 767-200
Aircraft Version:Boeing 767-209
Operator / Titles:China Airlines
C/n (msn):22681 / 18
City / Airport:Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (VHHH / HKG) (closed)Map
Region / Country:Hong Kong, China
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21658
View count: 41
One of just two 767s operated by China Airlines, only 5 months old and this time and making a dusk arrival. To ANZ 12.89 and on to Air Canada as C-FVNM in 6.95. Stored at Roswell, NM as N753JM
Registration / Serial:B-1836
Aircraft Version:Boeing 767-209
Operator / Titles:China Airlines
C/n (msn):22681 / 18
City / Airport:Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (VHHH / HKG) (closed)
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:VR-HHX
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 93 TriStar
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed L-1011 TriStar
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-1011-385-1 TriStar 1
Operator / Titles:Cathay Pacific Airways
C/n (msn):193A-1054
City / Airport:Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (VHHH / HKG) (closed)Map
Region / Country:Hong Kong, China
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21310
View count: 34
Cathay acquired this 1973 L.1011 from Eastern in 9.76. It went to Air Atlanta Icelandic in 1.96, later seeing sub-leases to the short-lived Peach Air then Caledonian; broken up late 1999 at Manston
Registration / Serial:VR-HHX
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-1011-385-1 TriStar 1
Operator / Titles:Cathay Pacific Airways
C/n (msn):193A-1054
City / Airport:Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (VHHH / HKG) (closed)
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:9M-MHD
Aircraft Original Type:Airbus A300
Aircraft Generic Type:Airbus A300
Aircraft Version:Airbus A300B4-203
Operator / Titles:Malaysian Airline System - MAS
C/n (msn):147
City / Airport:Bangkok - Don Mueang International (VTBD / DMK)Map
Country:Thailand
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21309
View count: 27
With MAS from new in 7.81 till 1994; converted to freighter in 1999 and operated as G-CEXJ by Channel Express; to ACT Cargo 8.06 as TC-ACC; moved to Cankiri 4.13 for use as a library and education centre
Registration / Serial:9M-MHD
Aircraft Version:Airbus A300B4-203
Operator / Titles:Malaysian Airline System - MAS
C/n (msn):147
City / Airport:Bangkok - Don Mueang International (VTBD / DMK)
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:HS-TGZ
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-8
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63
Operator / Titles:Thai Airways International
C/n (msn):45924 / 392
Aircraft Name:Srianocha
City / Airport:Bangkok - Don Mueang International (VTBD / DMK)Map
Country:Thailand
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21308
View count: 35
Originally going to SAS as SE-DBH in 9.68, this Super DC-8 joined Thai in 3.74; note scrubbed Icelandair titles visible on the roof, after a summer lease. Bought by Sterling in 7.84 (OY-SBM) then reverted to the original Danish reg with SAS/Scanair in 1986. After conversion to freighter in 1989, she joined Aer Turas as EI-CGO then Al-Dawood as 9G-NHA in 12.03, later to Air Charter Express. Impounded at Lagos 4.04 and stored in ex-Aer Turas colours and dirty condition; b/u 1.13
Registration / Serial:HS-TGZ
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-8-63
Operator / Titles:Thai Airways International
C/n (msn):45924 / 392
City / Airport:Bangkok - Don Mueang International (VTBD / DMK)
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:6472
Other Marks:136472
Aircraft Original Type:Grumman 89 Tracker
Aircraft Generic Type:Grumman S-2 Tracker
Aircraft Version:Grumman S-2F Tracker
Operator / Titles:Thailand - Navy
C/n (msn):381
City / Airport:Bangkok - Don Mueang International (VTBD / DMK)Map
Country:Thailand
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21220
View count: 37
Unfortunately with a camera-shy front end, this Tracker was supplied to Thailand from MASDC stocks, having arrived at DM from RAW-75 ('6N') as long ago as 1967. Later re-serialled by the Royal Thai Navy as 1105
Registration / Serial:6472
Aircraft Version:Grumman S-2F Tracker
Operator / Titles:Thailand - Navy
C/n (msn):381
City / Airport:Bangkok - Don Mueang International (VTBD / DMK)
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:M30-06
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 82 Hercules
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed C-130 Hercules (L-082/182/282/382/100)
Aircraft Version:Lockheed C-130H-30 Hercules (L-382)
Operator / Titles:Malaysia - Air Force
C/n (msn):382-4697
City / Airport:Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (VHHH / HKG) (closed)Map
Region / Country:Hong Kong, China
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:20403
View count: 37
Looking immaculate on the HAECO ramp, this Herk of the RMAF's 14 Sqdn was first received in 10.76. Still with them and much more recently converted to stretched C-130H-30 standard in Malaysia, now flying in the inevitable grey colours
Registration / Serial:M30-06
Aircraft Version:Lockheed C-130H-30 Hercules (L-382)
Operator / Titles:Malaysia - Air Force
C/n (msn):382-4697
City / Airport:Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (VHHH / HKG) (closed)
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:B-2501
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 737
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 737-200
Aircraft Version:Boeing 737-2T4/Adv
Operator / Titles:CAAC - Civil Aviation Administration of China
C/n (msn):22802 / 901
City / Airport:Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (VHHH / HKG) (closed)Map
Region / Country:Hong Kong, China
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:19956
View count: 32
Just nine months old in this view outside HAECO, this 737 was transferred to China Southern in 7.90 then Xiamen in 4.91. Leased by GPA to Ukraine International 1995-2002 as UR-GAD and became PK-YTD with Batavia in 3.03; stored at CGK since 2007
Registration / Serial:B-2501
Aircraft Version:Boeing 737-2T4/Adv
Operator / Titles:CAAC - Civil Aviation Administration of China
C/n (msn):22802 / 901
City / Airport:Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (VHHH / HKG) (closed)
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:VH-MMO
Aircraft Original Type:Fokker F27 Friendship
Aircraft Generic Type:Fokker F27 Friendship/Troopship (C-31)
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-200 Friendship
Operator / Titles:Airlines of Northern Australia
C/n (msn):10146
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:19839
View count: 39
VH-MMO was leased to Airlines of New South Wales from March 1983 until January 1984 but retained its Airlines of Northern Australia livery throughout. Owned by Ansett, it would later be leased Air Queensland before adopting Ansett's house livery. It had amassed 62,000 hours over 30 years when retired in 1990. Most of it was scrapped but the fuselage was used at Melbourne, then Adelaide, for fire training.
Registration / Serial:VH-MMO
Aircraft Version:Fokker F27-200 Friendship
Operator / Titles:Airlines of Northern Australia
C/n (msn):10146
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:PK-GIB
Aircraft Original Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-10
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-10 (C-10 Extender)
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-10-30
Operator / Titles:Garuda - Indonesian Airways
C/n (msn):46919 / 226
Aircraft Name:Bali
City / Airport:Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (VHHH / HKG) (closed)Map
Region / Country:Hong Kong, China
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:19496
View count: 36
This DC-10 has been with Garuda since new in 5.76 and was placed in store at CGK in 3.05 where she remained in poor condition. Was leased to Continental in their full c/s in 1985 for two years, then Malaysian for a shorter period
Registration / Serial:PK-GIB
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-10-30
Operator / Titles:Garuda - Indonesian Airways
C/n (msn):46919 / 226
City / Airport:Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (VHHH / HKG) (closed)
Photo Date:November 1983
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact