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Douglas DC-3D (42968)


Date: 1948

Location: BRU/EBBR (Haren)

Photo: Sabena via collection Skystef

Description: this airframe is wearing the first color scheme of Sabena. It was delivered at Brussels on March 7 1948 and four days later registered to Sabena as first postwar aircraft entering Belgian register. It was operational till 1963, but several times leased out to foreign carriers. In the back more sister ships, including neighboring "OO-AUZ". 

Date: 11/1958

Location: FKI/FZIA (Stanleyville)

Photo: slide collection Fernand F. Haenggi

Description: airframes final livery of Sabena, it was operational in Belgian Congo between 1949-1960. 


Belgian register