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Convair CV-580(F) (458)


Date: 10/1987

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: Paul Saey

Description: the second Convair of European Air Transport was delivered at Brussels on September 22 1987 in the basic colors of previous operator Summit Airlines and without titles. It went in these markings operational and is here depicted such.

Date: 07/1988

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: in full DHL markings after a paint stop at Ostend between June 14-21 1988.

Date: 05/1989

Location: FRA/EDDF

Photo: Heiko Hauptreif

Description: here seen with tiny "DHB" titles on its nose

Date: 01/09/1991

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: Skystef

Description: later seen with only the letter "B" on its nose, it was operational for 7 years till being cancelled to sister company Swiftair as "EC-830" on March 6 1995.

Date: 12/09/1998

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: Skystef

Description: later re-registered to "EC-GBF" here seen on a visit to Brussels Airport in the same livery with the letter "B" on its nose being a remnant of its Belgian adventure.


Belgian register