Model 1649A-98-20 Starliner N7311C
Delivered to Hughes Tool and later to Trans World
Airlines registered N7311C FN 311 'Star of the Ebro' and in service 4 June 1957. Converted to all-cargo configuration by Lockheed Air Services - first conversion for TWA - and in service 21 October 1960. Withdrawn
from service 10 December 1966 and Stored Kansas,City. Sold to California Airmotive 20 September 1967. Leased to Trans American Leasing.
N7311C L-1649A Starliner parked at Van Nuys, CA, July 1968, Zoggavia Collection.
Derelict and eventually broken up.
Damaged during a forced landing on a smuggling flight (Whiskey & cigarettes) near Isluga, near to the Chilean border with Bolivia, after a double engine failure on 26 March 1969. Flight engineer feathered the wrong engine by mistake. The aircraft overran the strip and hit a banking.