G-APDE in BOAC livery Hatfield

Photo- de Havilland

Airframe 106406


Registered – G-APDE

To de Havilland Aircraft Company 

See Log entries for – 20/9/58 21-22/9/58


Delivered to BOAC in October 1958 – seen here on handover at Chester. 

Sold to Malaysian Airways in October1965 where it was re-registered 9M-AOE.

After merger of Malaysian Airways and Singapore Airlines in December 1966 it was  re-registered 9V-BAU.

Sold to Dan Air in November1969.  It was leased to East African Airways in February 1970 as 5Y-ALF and returned in November 1970.

Last flew for Dan Air 2/4/73 and then scrapped.

G-APDE at Woodford, Chester 

Photo – Author 

G-APDE at Woodford, Chester – Ted Young 

Photo – Author