YA-AAB Douglas DC-3
Ariana Afghan Airlines was founded in 1955 with financial
aid from the Indamer Corp. Initial
services provided for
routes from Kabul to Tehran, Beirut and Ankara using five DC-3s.
American bought out
Indamer's share in 1957. YA-AAB was the former VT-DGT of Hindu-
Corp. It had been built as a C-47-DL in 1941
(41-7788). On 15 Jan 1969 it
was involved in a ground
collision with Ariana's DC-6 YA-DAN and was written off.