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 Fairchild-Hiller 227B (555)

 

 
Date: 1980

Location: ANR/EBAW

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: the fourth FH227 airframe of Delta Air Transport arrived at Antwerp on October 16 1977 and is wearing the first of three color schemes. From 1979 onwards it carried also a tiny "Sabena" sticker near the rear door.

Date: 10/1987

Location: ANR/EBAW

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: second color scheme adopted in April 1982.

Date: 09/1984

Location: LDE/LFBT

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: due to technical problems of two new Saab 340s of Crossair, the DAT airframe was leased to the Swiss company between August-October 1984, the additional "Crossair" title was the only notification.

Date: 1984

Location: BSL/LFSB

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: on the other side the "Crossair" titles were larger. It was operational for DAT till May 1988.

Date: 05/1988

Location: ANR/EBAW

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: it was sold to ALM in May 1988 and is here seen prior delivery in the last DAT style markings. Still with Belgian registration, it became "PJ-FHB" on June 14 1988 but left already to the home base of its new operator on June 9 1988.

 

Belgian register