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S.E. 210 Caravelle VIN (64)

 

 
Date: -

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: Sabena first Caravelle was delivered on January 20 1961. It remained operational till early August 1974 and is here captured in the first (of two) liveries seconds before touchdown on runway 26L (changing to runway 25L from 1974 onwards).

Date: 1974

Location: ZRH/LSZH

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: second livery adopted during March 1974.

Date: 09/1974

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: on August 4 1974 it was withdrawn from use at Brussels having flown 28458 hrs. After a period of storage at Brussels Airport, it was on May 5 1975 donated to the Brussels museum for preservation. Here captured in full markings, but with 2x a pair of wheels missing and the engine removed (except for the cowling).

Date: 03/1977

Location: BRU/EBBR

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: it was dismantled in June 1975 for transportation to the Brussels Air Museum which did occur on October 5 1977.

Date: 31/07/1993

Location: Brussels

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: it was rebuild at the Brussels Air Museum and is since 1986 on display.

 

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