Convair Propliners in South Africa
c/n 39
c/n39

Built as a 340-38

F/F 24 Dec 1952

N4803C DELTA A/L Del as F/N 303, 16 Jan 1953. I/S 22 Feb 1953
Brought up to CV440 standard, F/N 403
Sold to NORTH CENTRAL A/L, F/N 311, 30 Mar 1962
Del to PacAero, 30 Nov 1968, & cvt to CV580, 'No 162'. R/T/S., 12 Mar 1969, F/N 511
Sold to FUERZA AEREA BOLIVIANA, TRANSPORTE AEREO MILITAR, TAM-70 (1), del to 712 Escadron/72 Grupo Aereo de Transporte, El Alto AFB, La Paz, 26 Nov 1974
Sold to AVIACION SANFORD INC, Jun 1979
Sold to MORGAN ROURKE AIRCRAFT SALES INC, N81MR, 4 Oct 1979
Sold to JAMES W. SMITH INC, & opd as GULF AIR, N511GA, del 10 Feb 1980
Name changed to TRANS OCEAN A/W, 1986
Sold to SUNBIRD AIR
Sold to AIR CAPE, ZS-LYL, regd. 25 Apr 1988. (U.S. regn canx 25 Apr 1988)
T/O & Name changed to SAFAIR LINES, Oct 88. Cur 1990
Lsd to REGIONAL A/L, opg as SOUTHEAST, 17 Mar 1992
Sold to COURT HELICOPTER COMPANY, Dec 1993, opd as COURT AIR
Cur at CPT, Nov 2010
Sold to TITAN HELICOPTER GROUP, .. .. .. . Cur.
ZS-LYL
THG - Titan Helicopter Group
Cape Town International Airport
22 September 2010
Photograph: Dave Becker
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Convair Propliners in South Africa

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ZS-LYL
Wearing the remains of SAFAIR livery
Photograph: Phillip Evans
ZS-LYL
CHC
Cape Town International Airport
27 April 2003
Photograph: Ryan Gaddis
ZS-LYL
Court
Cape Town International Airport
November 2000
Photograph: Gerhard Plomitzer
ZS-LYL
THG - Titan Helicopter Group
Cape Town International Airport
21 March 2012
Photograph: Tis Meyer www.planepics.org
ZS-LYL
THG - Titan Helicopter Group
Cape Town International Airport
21 March 2012
Photograph: Tis Meyer www.planepics.org
ZS-LYL
THG - Titan Helicopter Group
Cape Town International Airport
21 March 2012
Photograph: Tis Meyer www.planepics.org
ZS-LYL
THG - Titan Helicopter Group
Cape Town International Airport
21 March 2012
Photograph: Tis Meyer www.planepics.org
ZS-LYL
THG - Titan Helicopter Group
Cape Town International Airport
21 March 2012
Photograph: Gianluca Reinarz
ZS-LYL
CHC
George Airport
23 April 2006
Photograph: Robert Adams
ZS-LYL
CHC
George Airport
23 April 2006
Photograph: Robert Adams
ZS-LYL
SAFAIR
Cape Town
October 1991
Photograph: Kevin Colbran