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Convair CV-440-0 Metropolitan (474)

 

 
Date: 08/08/1974

Location: ANR/EBAW

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: seen parked in the grass on the day of its arrival at Antwerp, this airframe of Delta Air Transport wore the basic colors of previous operator "West German Air Force" without titles.

Date: 07/09/1974

Location: ANR/EBAW

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: after having been towed to the tarmac, it remained stored in this outfit during the remaining period of 1974, here seen without propellers.

Date: 26//01/1975

Location: ANR/EBAW

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: during January 1975 it was resprayed in the full livery (and airframes only color scheme) and remained operational for 16 months from March 28 1975 onwards. Here depicted when the painting job was done. 

Date: 07/1975

Location: ANR/EBAW

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: seen parked on the tarmac with the white regi. 

Date: 14/12/1975

Location: ANR/EBAW

Photo: collection Skystef

Description: seen here with black registration, after its duties for DAT it left Antwerp for Basle on July 26 1976, still in full DAT markings. It was cancelled on August 2 1976 as "HB-IMU" to its new operator Air-Sea Service and rolled out in their full marking at Basle on September 8 1976. 

 

Belgian register