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CONVAIR CV-340 Convairliner (CP-2026)

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Convair C-131B (CV-340) November 2007

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96flstc
good looking Convair with the "orange peel" cowling open. I don't recall ever having seen an Astrodome on the USAF C-131B
Paul Wisgerhof
Wow! That's a true antique. CV-340 in Bolivian registration. Not an ex-USAF bird.
Charles Peele
Perhaps it's not crossed your mind but if you have enough $'s one may attach, install and use just about anything on any air frame just as long as it's approved!
Edward Hopgood
Still flying these on the offshore islands of New Zealand
Tomer Ariav
It was in use on the shuttle between Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo some 50 years ago.
Art Murray
Pretty nice. Last Convair CV-340 built 64-years ago.
Rob Lamb
Tomer Ariav

Interesting that you would mention that. Used to fly in the Convair on that route between Sao Paulo and Rio as a teenager in the 1960's.
John Turanin
Gotta admire the paint job along the natural lines of the aircraft.
What a beauty.
Robert Wolff
Love it! Thanks for the great photo.
wayne johnson
what are the wires for above on top?
Leon Artac
Lines above the fuselage are for radio and navigation equipment. GPS was not known at the time this bird was built.
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