Airlines Douglas DC-6B
N572 (c/n 45197)
the delivery of its turboprop and pure jet aircraft, NWA used the DC-6B
as their front line
equipment. N572 was delivered in January of 1957.
these superb piston
engined aircraft were soon eclipsed by kerosene powered types, their
with the big airlines was
cut short. In this case, N572 was sold in 1964 to the Scandinavian
IT charter company
Sterling Airways as OY-BAT.