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Douglas DC-6 (43062)


Date: 1950

Location: GVA/LSGG

Photo: Sabena via collection Skystef

Description: the first DC-6 of Sabena was delivered at Brussels on July 18 1947, here seen in the first (of two) color scheme(s).

Date: -

Location: BRU/EBBR (Haren)

Photo: collection Radoje Jelic

Description: a real nostalgic picture with these 'spotters avant la lettre'. It was reregistered to OO-SDA on July 31 1951 and served the airline till 1956 when sold to T.A.I. as "F-BHVA". But during Expo 1958 which was held in Brussels, this airframe was again leased by Sabena for a couple of months.


Belgian register