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Convair CV-440-12 Metropolitan (354)


Date: 25/09/1967

Location: BSL/LFSB

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: the fourth Convair 440 of Sabena was delivered at Brussels on August 21 1956 and only carried this color scheme during its life with the Belgian carrier. It was cancelled as "N73161" on January 8 1968 and left the same day to the States to be operated by Fontrier Airlines. In the eighties & nineties this airframe found in the upgraded Convair 580 version life with another Belgian company namely European Air Transport as OO-DHI


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