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Douglas C-47A-75-DL Skytrain (19458)

 

 
Date: 09/1970

Location: ANR/EBAW

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: the fifth Douglas of Delta Air Transport arrived at Antwerp on June 22 1970 as "PH-SCC", coming in the Belgian register on July 2 of the same year. It wore in the begin a color scheme based on previous operator "Martin Air Charter" and was in fact a replacement for another Douglas who had a write-off in May 1970 (OO-AUX).

Date: 04/1971

Location: ANR/EBAW

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: second livery adopted during early 1971.

Date: 08/1971

Location: ANR/EBAW

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: vintage scenery with sistership OO-DVG in the middle and a Fokker F27 OO-SCA of Sabena in front.

Date: 1971

Location: ANR/EBAW

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: with on the nose also a yellow circle for a future "Soroptimist Service Club" logo.

Date: 01/1972

Location: ANR/EBAW

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: as it was mostly used on the cargo runs between ANR-AMS-BRU for "KLM" it was accordingly adorned with a KLM cargo sticker behind the cockpit windows. Also vague visible is a "Soroptimist Service Club" logo on the nose (see below).

Date: 1971

Location: ANR/EBAW

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: detail of the "Soroptimist Service Club" logo. It was operational till December 15 1972 and left three days later for the States. 

Date: 09/1976

Location: MEM/KMEM

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: it was cancelled as "N3433" on January 4 1973 and wore the DAT colors but without titles when operational by Buckeye Air Freight. 

Date: 04/1981

Location: MEM/KMEM

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: captured in storage nine years after it has left the Belgian carrier still with fading DAT colors. 

 

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