Classic piston engine startup with lots of smoke. Coventry airshow. Scan from paperprint.
Takeoff for flight display at Coventry airshow. Today withdrawn from use and transfomed to " DC-6 Diner" restaurant of the Airbase.Scan from paperprint.
This is now the DC-6 Diner at Coventry, and they do serve an excellent meal!
A close up of the cockpit of this now static aircraft, now used as the "DC6 Diner" at Coventry.
This DC-6 is now a restaurant at Coventry airbase.
Great prop wash as this veteran starts to roll ,scanned from a photo
[Canon EOS 400D]. Close up of this lovely machine, now grounded and being converted into a restaurant. Thanks to Steve at AIRBASE for access.
No longer used commercially (sob), G-SIXC is up for sale. Wherever she goes, I am sure that Michael Collett of Air Atlantique will ensure she goes to a good home. 2010: the aircraft is now being c... (more)