zoggavia
c/n 1977

Model 49-46-10 Constellation 42-94556

This Constellation was built for USAAF but not taken up, registered NC90604 and converted LAS New York, NY for BOAC, registered G-AHEL 'Bangor'. In service by 4 July 1946 later converted to 049-46-26, later to 65-seater, all tourist class in 1952, Model 049D by October 1952 and 049E in July 1953.


Red-border Kodachrome slide taken summer 1957, Clinton H. Groves Collection.

Sold to Capital Airlines 28 January 1955 as N2736A FN 756. Stored by December 1960  (TT:32'025 hrs).

Flown to Shannon, Ireland May 1966 and broken up in 1968.



G-AHEL Falcon Airways
January 61 -  July 61


G-AHEL Trans European Airways
July 61 - August 62


G-AHEL Trans European Airways
July 61 - August 62


G-AHEL Euravia
May 63 - November 64

5Y-ABF Britair East Africa
November 64 - mid 65



Bought from Capital Airlines in 1961 and delivered ex Montreal via Gander to Hurn 24 March 1961 to Hurn. Sold to Trans European 13 July 1961 and operated for Falcon Airways from July to August 1961.


Biggin Hill April 1961, Scott Henderson Collection.




Sold to Trans European 13 July 1961 and operated for Falcon Airways from July to August 1961



Pictured at London Gatwick August 1961, Scott Henderson Collection.










Photographed in storage at Luton January 1963,
Zoggavia Collection.









Sold to Euravia (London) 23 May 1963.




Here seen without titles but still wearing basic Trans European colors.
Photo taken June 1963, Scott Henderson Collection.





Sold to Britair East Africa, owned by Captain Kozubski.

Photo taken at Luton in May 1965, Scott Henderson Collection.