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Enstrom F-28A (201)


Date: 30/01/1976

Location: ANR/EBAW

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: this American designed helicopter was on May 8 1974 registered to Abelag Aviation, established in 1964, and was the third Enstrom F-28A for which Abelag became the dealer in Belgium, ultimate eight units came in the Belgian register. Here this particular heli is seen without titles on one of many visits to Antwerp airport during 1976. 

Date: 1976

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: at a later stage it obtained small white "Abelag" titles, here seen such at its home base. In 1979 it migrated to Transport Noterham, Amougies airfield, and after a private operator from 1980 onwards (N. Waucquez), basing the heli at Charleroi airport, it moved on July 28 1983 to Transmarcom-air based at Antwerp airport. It left its home base on November 8 1985 being cancelled 20 days later to Executive Helicopters Ltd as "G-BMIU".


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