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Douglas DC-6B (44695)

 

 
Date: 1969

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: this DC6 airframe of SABENA is wearing its second and final color scheme. It was operational for the airline between 1953-1969, but several times leased to Aviaco. 

Date: 11/1969

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: on October 29 1969, it was sold to Jean-Claude Bergey and to be used on the Biafran airlift. Here captured in basic Sabena colors with only baptize name "Apollo" on its nose and reregistered "TR-LOX".

Date: 16/081971

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: after the airlift it returned to Brussels where it was for a while impounded . Depicted in a revised c/s but still the basic Sabena colors are recognizable. 

 

Belgian register