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Douglas DC-6B (43830)

 

 
Date: 02/1972

Location: ANR/EBAW

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: ex OO-CTI of SABENA, this DC6 airframe was delivered on December 22 1972 at Deurne to Delta Air Transport in the livery of previous operator "Troll-Air" still registered "LN-MTU and remained stored as such for a couple of months. It came in the Belgian register on February 26 1973.

Date: 08/1973

Location: ANR/EBAW

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: it was resprayed in their oldest outfit wearing this livery its entire operational life with DAT. It served for the Antwerp based company till October 4 1974 and was baptized "Stuart Allen Roosa" from June 6 1973 onwards.

Date: 1973

Location: BRU/EBAW

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: landing after a charter flight.

Date: 08/10/1974

Location: SEN/EGMC

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: on October 4 1974 this airframe was damaged beyond repair after the collapse of its nose wheel during take off from Southend. Luckely no casualties, here depicted 4 days after the accident, as it was declared a write-off it subsequently was scrapped during January 1975.

Date: 01/1975

Location: SEN/EGMC

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: in the process of being scrapped.

 

Belgian register