Convair Propliners in South Africa
c/n 186
c/n 186

Built as a 340-60

F/F 27 May 1954

Nů.  PIONEER A/L. N.T.U.
Sold to UNITED A/L. Del as 'Mainliner Ogden', 340-31, N73156, 26 Jun 1954
Sold to FRONTIER A/L, 'Sunliner Shoshone', 17 Nov 1959
Del to PacAero, 26 Jan 1965 & cvt to CV580 'No 43'. R/T/S, 17 Apr 1965
Sold to METRO A/L, d.b.a. METROFLIGHT, & opd for AMERICAN EAGLE, Sept 1981
Traded in to SAAB AIRCRAFT HOLDINGS, 25 Mar 1988
Sold to FREVAG N.V.  & opg as EUROPEAN AIR TRANSPORT (E.A.T), & opd for D.H.L., OO-DHH, 14 Sept 1988, regd 22 Dec 1988. Del REK-BRU, 27 Feb 1989
Cur 1995
Lsd to SWIFTAIR, 28 Mar 1996, EC-255
R/R EC-GHN, Jul 1996. Cur at PMI, Sept 1996
Sold to SKYHAUL, ZS-SKI, 29 Jun 2005
Lsd to LAC CONGO, Dec 2005
Damaged at FIH (N'Djili Airport), 24 Mar 2006, by an An-26, blown into it during thunderstorm
Std. at FIH (N'Djili Airport) Kinshasa, Congo 12 Sept 2009
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Convair Propliners in South Africa

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ZS-SKI
Photograph: Len Dollenberg
ZS-SKI
George Airport
November 2005
Photograph: Robert Adams
ZS-SKI
George Airport 24 November 2005
Photograph: Gabriel le Roux www.aviationpics.co.za
ZS-SKI
George Airport 24 November 2005
Photograph: Gabriel le Roux www.aviationpics.co.za