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Piper PA.23-160 Apache (23-576)


Date: 03/1971

Location: ANR/EBAW

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: ex OO-PIP & ex OO-HVL, it came on December 29 1970 in the register for Air Training and Taxi Centre, established on December 24 1970 and based at Brussels Airport. Here seen such on a visit to Antwerp airport with in the tail "ATTC" titles. In October 1972 it migrated to Antwerp airport based company Travair, established on February 20 1967 as taxi operator. On March 29 1978 it left Antwerp airport for England, was on April 3 1978 cancelled from the register moving eleven days later to the English one as "G-BFSK" for A.F. Aviation Limited. But it was only used as ground trainer at Oxford airport being cancelled from the register on December 5 1983 as permanently withdrawn from use. In April 1994 it was most probable ditched in shallow water to be used as diving object for a club north of RAF Croughton (U.K.).


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