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Registration / Serial:PH-AST
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3-194F
Operator / Titles:KLM - Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij
C/n (msn):2111
Aircraft Name:Tapuit
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)Map
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:July 1939
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Photo ID:123878
View count: 88
Rare glimpse of this KLM DC-3, a few months old at this time and destroyed by German bombs here on 10 May 1940. The airport sightseeing bus is on the left. Detail of photo 123841 with Fokker G.I fighters in the foreground. Photo from: Bodo Sandberg collection
Registration / Serial:PH-AST
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3-194F
Operator / Titles:KLM - Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij
C/n (msn):2111
City / Airport:Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
Photo Date:July 1939
Photo from:Peter de Jong CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:G-AGBD
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3-194C
Operator / Titles:KLM - Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij
C/n (msn):1980
City / Airport:Bristol - Whitchurch (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:September 1940
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:35641
View count: 122
KLM's DC-3 PH-ARB "Buizerd" escaped from Schiphol during the Nazi invasion of Holland in early May 1940. It was camouflaged and re-registered G-AGBD and flown by Dutch and BOAC crews on runs to neutral Lisbon and Shannon. Returned to KLM postwar as PH-TBD. To Skyways as G-AGBD in August 1946. From KLM 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:G-AGBD
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3-194C
Operator / Titles:KLM - Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij
C/n (msn):1980
City / Airport:Bristol - Whitchurch (closed)
Photo Date:September 1940
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:PH-TBA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:KLM - Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij
C/n (msn):12172
City / Airport:Dübendorf (LSMD)Map
Country:Switzerland
Photo Date:21 January 1946
Photo from:AirHistory Photo Archive
Photo ID:133621
View count: 102
The first Amsterdam to Zürich service after WWII. The camouflaged aircraft has the KLM logo on the rudder. It was added to the KLM fleet in exile in Bristol, operated on behalf of BOAC, in 1944. Military serials 42-92378 and FZ617. To 'PH-AZT' and G-AGJT May 1944. To PH-TBA on 18 January 1946, three days before this picture was taken. Later OO-TBA, PH-TFB, N94530 and N3BA. Photo from: ETH-Bibliothek Zürich
Registration / Serial:PH-TBA
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:KLM - Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij
C/n (msn):12172
City / Airport:Dübendorf (LSMD)
Photo Date:21 January 1946
Photo from:AirHistory Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:PH-TBP
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):9904
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:20 May 1947
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:29624
View count: 63
KLM's inaugural post-war scheduled service from Amsterdam to Manchester, after the break caused by World War Two. The crew and officials stand by as passengers disembark from PH-TBP which flew for the airline from January 1946 until April 1952.
Registration / Serial:PH-TBP
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):9904
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:20 May 1947
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:PH-TCV
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):12309
City / Area:Boksum [ Off-Airport ]Map
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:28 December 1947
Photo from:AirHistory Photo Archive
Photo ID:139483
View count: 98
KLM served Leeuwarden, the capital of Friesland province, in 1938-39 and 1946-49. On 27 December 1947, captain Robinson and pilot Kroon aborted their landing here due to fog but hit the spire of a church which took off 3.5 metres (11 feet) of the left wing. An emergency landing was made near Boksum, then spelled Boxum. The aircraft, formerly 42-92501 and KG314, was written off. Photo by: Harry Sagers / Nationaal Archief (Netherlands)
Registration / Serial:PH-TCV
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):12309
City / Area:Boksum [ Off-Airport ]
Photo Date:28 December 1947
Photo from:AirHistory Photo Archive
Registration / Serial:PH-TEC
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 240/600 (C-131/T-29/Samaritan)
Aircraft Version:Convair 240-4
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):79
Location:In Flight
Country:Netherlands
Photo Date:August 1948
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Photo ID:129696
View count: 62
Taken shortly after delivery to KLM and before application of the name "Albert Cuyp" - after the painter. "De Vliegende Hollander" titles on starboard side - English version on the port side. From KLM 60 years ago.
Registration / Serial:PH-TEC
Aircraft Version:Convair 240-4
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):79
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:August 1948
Photo from:RAScholefield CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:PH-TBP
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):9904
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:14 December 1948
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:8485
View count: 58
KLM's C-47A arrives on KL151 from Dublin (Collinstown). It will pick up pax for Schiphol and depart at 1010 hours. PH-TBP served KLM in Europe between January 1946 and April 1952. It was then transferred to their West Indies division as PJ-ALT.
Registration / Serial:PH-TBP
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):9904
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:14 December 1948
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:PH-TDW
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):13458
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:28 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:13969
View count: 70
KLM's PH-TDW is parked on Ringway's 1938-built original apron whilst operating the Schiphol-Manchester-Dublin and return scheduled service. The aircraft served KLM from 11.46 until 07.70.
Registration / Serial:PH-TDW
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):13458
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:28 March 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:PH-TCE
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):42995
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:9 May 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:8164
View count: 114
"Edam" was a postwar-built DC-4, delivered to KLM on 6 July 1946. It is visiting Ringway on a charter flight exchanging the Halle Orchestra for the Amsterdamgebouw. Reregistered PH-DBE on 7 May 1954 and sold to Olympic as SX-DAG on 8 July 1958.
Registration / Serial:PH-TCE
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-4-1009
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):42995
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:9 May 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:PH-TEK
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 240/600 (C-131/T-29/Samaritan)
Aircraft Version:Convair 240-4
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):143
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:8 August 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9256
View count: 65
"Johannes Vermeer" taxies in after arriving from Dublin. It will continue to Schiphol after loading further passengers. 'TEK had been delivered on 28 February 1949 and later served LOT as SP-LPE.
Registration / Serial:PH-TEK
Aircraft Version:Convair 240-4
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):143
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:8 August 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:PH-TEG
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 240/600 (C-131/T-29/Samaritan)
Aircraft Version:Convair 240-4
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):123
Aircraft Name:Jan van Goyen
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:26 August 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:8490
View count: 85
"Jan van Goyen" is operating the AMS-MAN-DUB schedule. KLM's CV240s were the first pressurised airliners to serve Ringway from Spring 1949, despite a runway only 4200 ft in length. Re-registered PH-CEG in April 1954 and sold in January 1960.
Registration / Serial:PH-TEG
Aircraft Version:Convair 240-4
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):123
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:26 August 1949
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:PH-TEA
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 240/600 (C-131/T-29/Samaritan)
Aircraft Version:Convair 240-4
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):61
Aircraft Name:Adriaan von Ostade
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:13 May 1950
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:17171
View count: 68
"Adriaan van Ostade" arrives from Dublin on the through schedule to Schiphol. Visible is the 1938-built Chance Brothers octagonal floodlight, one of three in use until early wartime. The three sides facing the grass landing area were clear glazed. Two of the floodlights would be illuminated for night landings. They were dismantled in the early 1950s.
Registration / Serial:PH-TEA
Aircraft Version:Convair 240-4
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):61
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:13 May 1950
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:PH-TED
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 240/600 (C-131/T-29/Samaritan)
Aircraft Version:Convair 240-4
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):110
Aircraft Name:Gerard Terborch
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:June 1952
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:26717
View count: 45
"Gerard Terborch" served KLM from November 1948 until sale in December 1957. It is operating the Schiphol-Ringway-Dublin (Collinstown) and return scheduled service and is parked in front of the 1940-built Hangar No.6.
Registration / Serial:PH-TED
Aircraft Version:Convair 240-4
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):110
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:June 1952
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:PH-TEI
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 240/600 (C-131/T-29/Samaritan)
Aircraft Version:Convair 240-4
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):125
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:April 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:28510
View count: 51
"Paulus Potter" served KLM from January 1949 until crashing at Schiphol on 25 May 1953. Seen here being loaded with freight on the morning run through Ringway to Dublin. "De Vliegende Hollander" titles are visible. Note the CV240s circular engine exhausts. Two Meteor T7s and two Harvards of 613 Squadron are visible in their hangar.
Registration / Serial:PH-TEI
Aircraft Version:Convair 240-4
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):125
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:April 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:PH-TEH
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 240/600 (C-131/T-29/Samaritan)
Aircraft Version:Convair 240-4
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):124
Aircraft Name:Pieter de Hoogh
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:May 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:25427
View count: 56
"Pieter de Hoogh" served KLM from December 1948 until December 1953. It is arriving at Ringway on KL151 from Schiphol and will carry on to Dublin before returning. Sold to Swissair as HB-IRZ and later Mohawk as N1014C. Broken up in 1975.
Registration / Serial:PH-TEH
Aircraft Version:Convair 240-4
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):124
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:May 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:PH-TDL
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-54B Skymaster
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):10488
Aircraft Name:Groningen
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:June 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:17172
View count: 58
Ex 42-72383 and American Als N90418. "Groningen" served KLM from December 1948 until July 1955, latterly reregistered PH-DBL.
Registration / Serial:PH-TDL
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-54B Skymaster
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):10488
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:June 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:PH-TDK
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 49 Constellation / Starliner
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed Constellation / Starliner (C-69/C-121)
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-749A Constellation
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):2590
Aircraft Name:Amsterdam
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:7 July 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:15802
View count: 117
"Amsterdam" was delivered to KLM on 9 November 1948. It is seen making the first type visit to Ringway by a Constellation. Withdrawn in November 1958.
Registration / Serial:PH-TDK
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-749A Constellation
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):2590
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:7 July 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:PH-TFK
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):43552 / 240
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:8533
View count: 67
"Jan Huyghen van Linschoten" was delivered new to KLM on 5 June 1952 and served them until November 1960. This view shows the "De Vliegende Hollander" titling on the starboard side of the cabin roof.
Registration / Serial:PH-TFK
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):43552 / 240
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:July 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:PH-TPT
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):43116 / 105
Aircraft Name:Prinses Beatrix
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:18 July 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:10633
View count: 59
Early production short fuselage DC-6 "Prinses Beatrix" replacing KLM's usual Convair 240 on the Amsterdam schedule. This was the first DC-6 series to visit Ringway.
Registration / Serial:PH-TPT
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):43116 / 105
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:18 July 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:PH-TFK
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):43552 / 240
Aircraft Name:Jan Huyghen van Linschoten
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:21 July 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:9476
View count: 60
"Jan Huyghen van Linschoten" was the first DC-6B to visit Ringway when a heavy pax load on the AMS-MAN-DUB service required replacement of the usual Convair 240. The aircraft served KLM from 5 June 1952 until 26 June 1962 when it was sold to Adria as YU-AFE.
Registration / Serial:PH-TFK
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):43552 / 240
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:21 July 1953
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact