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1970's London Gatwick Part 1

Pistons and Turboprops

Slideshow and Pictures 1 to 3
Slideshow of: 1970's London Gatwick Part 1 - Pistons and Turboprops ©Caz Caswell 1970-2008
1970's Gatwick Part 1 Slideshow
G-AMRA C-47B of BUIA - and still flying today with the Air Atlantique fleet, & a popular visitor to many airshows
G-AMRA C-47B
G-AJGT de Havilland DH.104 Dove 7XC of Mossair  from north side fence - November 1976
G-AJGT Dove 7XC
G-ANWZ and G-ANSZ de Havilland DH.114 1B Herons both of BUIA - The Herons were inherited from Morton Air Services when it was taken over.
G-ANWZ & G-ANSZ 1B Herons

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Pictures 4 to 7
F-BRSK Heron 1B of Air Paris - a regular at Gatwick for many years.
F-BRSK Heron 1B
G-AXFH de Havilland DH.114 Heron 1B of Peter's Aviation - 1976.
G-AXFH Heron 1B
G-ALZO Airspeed AS.57 Ambassador 2 of Dan-Air London - There was always at least one at Gatwick during my early visits - ex BEA Aircraft who gave the Ambassador Fleet the Class Name: Elizabethans.
G-ALZO AS.57 Ambassador 2
LN-FOF Fred Olsen Air Transport (Fred Olsens Flyselskap) Convair CV-240 - April 1970.
LN-FOF Convair CV-240

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Pictures 8 to 11
OH-VKM Convair CV-440 Metropolitan of Finnair - The 440 was not a common visitor to Gatwick, but even when one passed through it attracted little notice.
OH-VKM Convair CV-440
OY-STC Sterling Douglas DC-6B - 1969.
OY-STC DC-6B
LN-SUK Douglas DC-6B of Braathens S.A.F.E.
LN-SUK DC-6B
HB-IBS Douglas DC-6B (Converted from DC-6A) and HB-IDH Douglas DC-8-62CF of Balair photographed from the Lakers Maintenance Area - 12 April 1977.
HB-IBS DC-6B & HB-IDH DC-8

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Pictures 12 to 15
EC-ATR Douglas DC-7C of Spantax - Spantax DC-7's were replaced by Convair 990's, with those giving way to DC-8's and a DC-10 before their demise.
EC-ATR DC-7C
OO-SED Cessna 310B of SABENA - March 1974.
OO-SED Cessna 310B
G-ASKK Handley Page HPR-7 Dart Herald 211 seen here in British United Island Airways (BUIA) Livery - 1 of 3 Pictures of G-ASKK.
G-ASKK Dart Herald
G-ASKK Handley Page HPR-7 Dart Herald 211 in BUIA Livery - Picture 2 of 3.
G-ASKK Dart Herald

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Pictures 16 to 19
G-ASKK Handley Page HPR-7 Dart Herald 211 in British Island Airways (BIA) Livery -  - Picture 3 of 3.
G-ASKK Dart Herald
G-BDZV Handley Page HPR-7 Dart Herald 214 of British Air Ferries from Lakers Maintenance Area - 01 April 1977.
G-BDZV Dart Herald 214
OY-APA Fokker F27-500 Friendship of Maersk Air - 1970.
OY-APA Fokker F27
F-BLHS Nord 262B of Touraine Air Transport (TAT) - 1974
F-BLHS Nord 262B

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Pictures 20 to 23
G-APIM Vickers Viscount 806 of British Eauropean Airways (BEA) - The lego box scheme I felt was well suited to the Viscounts & Vanguards - PIM is now preserved at Brooklands.
G-APIM Viscount 806
G-AOHK Vickers Viscount 802 of British European Airways (BEA) Channel division with G-AOJE of the Scottish division behind.
G-AOHK & G-AOJE Viscounts
G-AOJE Vickers Viscount 802 of British European Airways (BEA) in mainline Scheme with the Scottish division titles removed.
G-AOJE Viscount 802
G-AVJB Vickers Viscount 815 of Kestrel International - March 1972.
G-AVJB Viscount 815

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