OO-AUH Douglas DC-3-227B
Another early WW II aviation journal image. OO-AUH was one of two
Fokker-built DC-3s (the
other was OO-AUI) delivered
to SABENA in 1939. It is seen above in so-called "neutrality"
markings applied just prior
to the Nazi take-over of Belgium. This shot was taken at Shoreham
Airport in the south
of England where the aircraft happened to be when the lowlands were
Fortunately it did not
return to Belgium and was impressed into RAF service with 24
Sqdn. As luck
would have it, it was captured by the
Italians at Algiers in August of 1940, and eventually wound up
registered I-ENOS.......the spoils of war?