203 results found
Registration / Serial:HI-474
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:TRADO - Transporte Aereo Dominicano
C/n (msn):43529 / 260
City / Airport:Santo Domingo - José Francisco Peña Gómez International (MDSD / SDQ)Map
Country:Dominican Republic
Photo Date:1983 to 1986
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Photo ID:63288
View count: 56
Registration / Serial:HI-474
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:TRADO - Transporte Aereo Dominicano
C/n (msn):43529 / 260
City / Airport:Santo Domingo - José Francisco Peña Gómez International (MDSD / SDQ)
Photo Date:1983 to 1986
Photo by:Gerard HelmerContact
Registration / Serial:XU-IAJ
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Royal Air Cambodge
C/n (msn):45109 / 786
City / Airport:Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (VHHH / HKG) (closed)Map
Region / Country:Hong Kong, China
Photo Date:1963 to 1966
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:59183
View count: 52
Rather atmospheric shot from Kai Tak - note how good the terrace was in those days. Found in amongst my dad's old slides.
Registration / Serial:XU-IAJ
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Royal Air Cambodge
C/n (msn):45109 / 786
City / Airport:Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (VHHH / HKG) (closed)
Photo Date:1963 to 1966
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Registration / Serial:OY-BAS
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Sterling Airways
C/n (msn):43837 / 389
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:July 1967
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:56461
View count: 52
Ex XA-KIR Mexicana and N568 Northwest. Flown by Sterling 06.63 until stored 06.71.
Registration / Serial:OY-BAS
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Sterling Airways
C/n (msn):43837 / 389
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:July 1967
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:OO-SDQ
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Sabena
C/n (msn):44695 / 582
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:29 August 1965
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:55979
View count: 45
DElivered new to Sabena in May 1955 and flown on their scheduled transatlantic services. By 1965 used on European routes and here operating a summer holiday schedule to Manchester. Leased to Aviaco as EC-ASS, being sold in September 1969 as TR-LOX.
Registration / Serial:OO-SDQ
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Sabena
C/n (msn):44695 / 582
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:29 August 1965
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:N444CE
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Everts Air Fuel
C/n (msn):45478 / 962
Aircraft Name:Spirit of America
City / Airport:Fairbanks - International (PAFA / FAI)Map
Region / Country:Alaska, United States
Photo Date:21 September 2007
Photo by:F SeggieContact
Photo ID:53491
View count: 48
One of Everts still operational DC-6s parked on the Ramp at Fairbanks.
Registration / Serial:N444CE
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Everts Air Fuel
C/n (msn):45478 / 962
City / Airport:Fairbanks - International (PAFA / FAI)
Photo Date:21 September 2007
Photo by:F SeggieContact
Registration / Serial:VH-INH
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
C/n (msn):44693 / 551
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:September 1961 to December 1964
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Photo ID:48824
View count: 70
Registration / Serial:VH-INH
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
C/n (msn):44693 / 551
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:September 1961 to December 1964
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Kar-Air
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:1966
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:42922
View count: 53
OH-KDA would later be fitted with a swing tail but at the time of its Sydney visit that was two years away. It was sold in the US as N867TA in 1982.
Registration / Serial:OH-KDA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Kar-Air
C/n (msn):45202 / 880
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:1966
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:N90759
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
C/n (msn):43271 / 188
City / Airport:Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (KFLL / FLL)Map
Region / Country:Florida, United States
Photo Date:2 April 1972
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Photo ID:42302
View count: 47
Still in basic Hawaiian Airlines colors, this aircraft was in the process of being scrapped during my April 1972 visit to FLL
Registration / Serial:N90759
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
C/n (msn):43271 / 188
City / Airport:Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (KFLL / FLL)
Photo Date:2 April 1972
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Registration / Serial:OY-BAS
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Sterling Airways
C/n (msn):43837 / 389
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:June 1966
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:41764
View count: 38
Delivered new to Mexicana as XA-KIR in July 1953. Served Northwest as N568 from November 1954. Operated by Sterling from June 1963 until retirement in June 1971. BEA Trident 1 in the background.
Registration / Serial:OY-BAS
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Sterling Airways
C/n (msn):43837 / 389
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:June 1966
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:TU-TCJ
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Union de Transports Aeriens / Air Afrique
C/n (msn):43558 / 256
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:25 August 1964
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:41406
View count: 57
Bought by Aigle Azur in July 1952 as F-BGSL. Merged into UAT in 1955. Leased to Air Afrique from December 1963 until November 1965. Operating an inclusive tour charter from Manchester wearing the Air Afrique scheme but with UTA titles.
Registration / Serial:TU-TCJ
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Union de Transports Aeriens / Air Afrique
C/n (msn):43558 / 256
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:25 August 1964
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:N996DM
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Red Bull
C/n (msn):45563 / 1034
City / Airport:Berlin - Tegel (EDDT / TXL)Map
Country:Germany
Event:ILA Berlin 2008
Photo Date:1 June 2008
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID:41237
View count: 50
Passing time until her display slot at ILA 2008 by buzzing rw08L.
Registration / Serial:N996DM
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Red Bull
C/n (msn):45563 / 1034
City / Airport:Berlin - Tegel (EDDT / TXL)
Photo Date:1 June 2008
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Registration / Serial:F-BOEV
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Transports Aeriens Réunis - TAR
C/n (msn):45077 / 728
City / Airport:Antwerp - Deurne (EBAW / ANR)Map
Country:Belgium
Photo Date:23 March 1975
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Photo ID:40002
View count: 44
Taken on a grey, cold March day
Registration / Serial:F-BOEV
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Transports Aeriens Réunis - TAR
C/n (msn):45077 / 728
City / Airport:Antwerp - Deurne (EBAW / ANR)
Photo Date:23 March 1975
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Registration / Serial:N996DM
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Red Bull
C/n (msn):45563 / 1034
City / Airport:Berlin - Schönefeld (EDDB / SXF)Map
Country:Germany
Event:ILA Berlin 2010
Photo Date:8 June 2010
Photo by:Georg NoackContact
Photo ID:39634
View count: 50
Nose down landing.
Registration / Serial:N996DM
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Red Bull
C/n (msn):45563 / 1034
City / Airport:Berlin - Schönefeld (EDDB / SXF)
Photo Date:8 June 2010
Photo by:Georg NoackContact
Registration / Serial:N996DM
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Red Bull
C/n (msn):45563 / 1034
City / Airport:Berlin - Schönefeld (EDDB / SXF)Map
Country:Germany
Event:ILA Berlin 2010
Photo Date:8 June 2010
Photo by:Georg NoackContact
Photo ID:39633
View count: 45
Taxiing in after arrival.
Registration / Serial:N996DM
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Red Bull
C/n (msn):45563 / 1034
City / Airport:Berlin - Schönefeld (EDDB / SXF)
Photo Date:8 June 2010
Photo by:Georg NoackContact
Registration / Serial:N6255C
Fleetnumber:620
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
C/n (msn):44255 / 444
City / Airport:San Antonio - International (KSAT / SAT)Map
Region / Country:Texas, United States
Photo Date:July 1970
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Photo ID:39153
View count: 43
Previously flown by Pan American Grace and National, and seen here in Northeast livery. Later cvtd to (F) as YS-37C. Blown up by terrorists while landing at San Miquel, El Salvador January 20, 1984.
Registration / Serial:N6255C
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
C/n (msn):44255 / 444
City / Airport:San Antonio - International (KSAT / SAT)
Photo Date:July 1970
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Registration / Serial:N4354B
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Mackey International Airlines
C/n (msn):
City / Airport:Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (KFLL / FLL)Map
Region / Country:Florida, United States
Photo Date:April 1977
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Photo ID:38158
View count: 48
Ex N90763 of AA. and XC-HCP before coming to Mackey.
Registration / Serial:N4354B
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Mackey International Airlines
C/n (msn):
City / Airport:Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (KFLL / FLL)
Photo Date:April 1977
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Registration / Serial:N555SQ
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Everts Air Cargo
C/n (msn):45137 / 830
City / Airport:Anchorage - Ted Stevens International (PANC / ANC)Map
Region / Country:Alaska, United States
Photo Date:12 August 2009
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Photo ID:38038
View count: 52
The #1 engine cranks up with an unusual plume of smoke!
Registration / Serial:N555SQ
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Everts Air Cargo
C/n (msn):45137 / 830
City / Airport:Anchorage - Ted Stevens International (PANC / ANC)
Photo Date:12 August 2009
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Registration / Serial:N600UA
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Universal Airlines
C/n (msn):44894 / 651
City / Airport:Kenai - Municipal (PAEN / ENA)Map
Region / Country:Alaska, United States
Photo Date:10 August 2009
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Photo ID:37126
View count: 47
This aircraft suffered a gear up landing at Cold Bay, Alaska on June 12, 2011 and was written off.
Registration / Serial:N600UA
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Universal Airlines
C/n (msn):44894 / 651
City / Airport:Kenai - Municipal (PAEN / ENA)
Photo Date:10 August 2009
Photo by:Ralph M. PettersenContact
Registration / Serial:N5024K
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Air Adventurers
C/n (msn):44424 / 471
City / Airport:Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (KFLL / FLL)Map
Region / Country:Florida, United States
Photo Date:February 1974
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Photo ID:36327
View count: 39
A travel club, this DC-6 is ex PA.
Registration / Serial:N5024K
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Air Adventurers
C/n (msn):44424 / 471
City / Airport:Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (KFLL / FLL)
Photo Date:February 1974
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Registration / Serial:N37579
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Mackey International Airlines
C/n (msn):45131 / 797
City / Airport:Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (KFLL / FLL)Map
Region / Country:Florida, United States
Photo Date:April 1973
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Photo ID:34433
View count: 47
Seen in partial livery. Later converted to freighter, sold and exported to Panama. Reportedly crashed in Bahamas late 1989.
Registration / Serial:N37579
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6B
Operator / Titles:Mackey International Airlines
C/n (msn):45131 / 797
City / Airport:Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (KFLL / FLL)
Photo Date:April 1973
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact