Fokker F27 Friendship

in Indian Coast Guard Service

Key Facts

Total Delivered: 3
Service Entry: 1983
Retirement: 1998

History

Two F27-100 were leased from Indian Airlines in May 1983, for use from Calcutta-Dum Dum Airport. One example was later sold and replaced by another F27-100 from the same source. The F27 was operated by 700 Sqn. Both aircraft had been withdrawn by 1998.

Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
CG 710 10173   May 1983 to VT-DMC 1987 w/o 19.10.1988
CG 710 10220 VT-DOM 1987 wfu Calcutta 10.94
CG 711 10221 VT-DON May 1983 last noted 2.89

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More Information

References

  • World Air Forces Directory 2002/03 (Mach III) p.269

Other Sources

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