(2) Lockheed L-1049E-55 Super
Constellation (c/n 1049E-4581)
This photo is from
the Greg Banfield collection, although its provence is unknown, as is
at which it was
taken, which appears not to have been Mascot.
VH-EAB(2) was delivered in
and was named 'Southern Horizon'.
In 1958 it was converted to L-1049G status
and fitted with tip tanks. In 1960 it
was further modified by Lockheed Aircraft Service at Ontario,
California as a L-1049H freighter
After flying cargo runs for Qantas for a couple of years it was
traded in to
Boeing in 1963 and then went to Airmotive Inc as N9715C.
It had a varied career
after than, a full acount of which can be
found on Ron Cuskelly's Lockheed File at