Douglas C-54A Skymaster

in Icelandic Coast Guard Service

Key Facts

Total Delivered: 1
Service Entry: 1962
Retirement: 1971

History

One C-54A (c/n 10386) delivered 30 July 1962 and registered TF-SIF (ex CS-TDJ/42-72281). Used for maritime patrol. Withdrawn in October 1971 and sold via Douglas to some dubious operator in Africa, where it’s ICG colour scheme caused some heartache back home. By 1973 it had met with an accident in Hong Kong and was abandoned.

Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
TF-SIF 10386 CS-TDJ 30 July 1962 CAA No.115, wfu Oct 1971.

Pictures

[Skymaster]
(Photo, Olafur Sigurdsson Collection)

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