JY-ABH Douglas DC-3
In 1953 Transocean Airlines of Oakland, California,
bought a major interest in Air Jordan, a
founded in 1950 by H.E. Ismail Bilbeisi Pasha. This small line
had previously oper-
Airspeed Consuls on short haul routes out of Amman. TALOA
updated it with DC-3s
aircraft above is one of them, as evidenced by the livery.
The tiny fin rego is par for
course for a 1953 image. JY-ABH was previously N95433.
After merging with Arab
Airlines to form Air Jordan
of the Holy Land, it ceased operations in 1960, its place being taken
Airways, a MEA subsidiary. JY-ABH was still flying into the 1980s
and based at