A selection of my photographs of Electras

Zantop International Airlines based at Detroit-Willow Run had 18 Electra freighters in service in 1981 alongside a large
fleet of Convairs, DC-6s and DC-8s.  N5504 was photogaphed at Zantop's southern hub Macon, Georgia in October 1981.

Former Fleming International N285F having maintenance at Macon, Georgia in October 1981

Zantop's N5510L at the extensive freight terminal of Dallas-Fort Worth Airport, Texas in Noivember 1981

N402GN waiting to load freight at Dallas-Fort Worth in November 1981 had just been purchased by Fleming International
Airways of Miami from Great Northern Airlines of Anchorage, Alaska

Evergreen International Airlines is remembered for its CIA clandestine operations, but in the 1980salso operated a network
of night freight services for Emery Air Freight. Electra N5534 at Evergreen home base Marana, Arizona in November 1981.

Evergreen's N5532 at Marana in November 1981 was operated without markings

N9744C at Anchorage, Alaska in September 1981 when Reeve Aleutian Airways was opetratig three Electras configured
for joint passengers and freight on their services along the Aleutian Islands chain

Executive paint scheme on former Northwest Orient Electra N8LG, seen at Fort Lauderale Executive, Florida in October 1981. 
Then owned by a leasing company, it had previously been with Cathedral of Tomorrow and Rex Humbard Foundation

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