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Douglas DC-4-1009 (43101)


Date: 1952

Location: BRU/EBBR (Melsbroek)

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: this airframe is seen wearing the first of three color schemes of Sabena, it was delivered at Brussels on June 1 1947 and remained operational till 1961 when cancelled to the Congo. On August 5 1950, this airframe was one of six Sabena DC-4 who participated in the "Pacific Airlift" on behalf of the U.N. The last flight (again "OO-CBR") landed at Brussels on July 21 1952.


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