Douglas DC-3/C-47/C-53

Registration Name Msn Type Delivery Date Remarks
PH-ALH Hop 1935 DC-3-194B 18 March 1937 To Luftwaffe 16 May 1940
PH-ALI Ibis 1590 DC-3-194 21 September 1936 Registration changed to G-AGBB 25 July 1940
Shot down by German Junkers Ju-88s enroute Lissabon - Bristol 1 June 1943
PH-ALN Nandoe 1936 DC-3-194B 23 February 1937 To KNILM 1 June 1940
PH-ALO Oehoe 1937 DC-3-194B 27 March 1937 To KNILM 1 June 1940
PH-ALP Pluvier 1938 DC-3-194B 27 March 1937 Crashed near McNary, Arizona, USA 3 April 1937
PH-ALP Pelikaan 1965 DC-3-194B 25 August 1937 To KNILM 1 June 1940
PH-ALR Reiger 1939 DC-3-194B 8 April 1937 Registration changed to G-AGBC 5 August 1940.
Crashed during landing on Heston, Middlesex 21 September 1940
PH-ALS Specht 1940 DC-3-194B 1 April 1937 Crashed during take off from the airfield of Palembang, Sumatra 6 October 1937
PH-ALT Torenvalk 1941 DC-3-194B 10 April 1937 To KNILM 1 June 1940
PH-ALU Uil 1942 DC-3-194B 12 April 1937 Destroyed during German attack on Schiphol airport 10 May 1940
PH-ALV Valk 1943 DC-3-194B 23 April 1937

December 1945
Crash landing Rangoon 2 September 1939. Aircraft repaired
To Luftwaffe 16 May 1940
Ex Spanish Government
Registration changed to PH-TBF December 1945
To Skyways 19 August 1946
PH-ALW Wielewaal 1944 DC-3-194B 25 April 1937 To KNILM 1 June 1940
PH-ARB Buizerd 1979 DC-3-194C 3 August 1937 Registration changed to G-AGBD 29 July 1940
Registration changed to PH-TBD 16 February 1946
To Skyways 19 August 1946
PH-ARE Emoe 1981 DC-3-194C 28 August 1937 To KNILM 1 June 1940
PH-ARG Gier 1982 DC-3-194C 1 September 1937 To KNILM 1 June 1940
PH-ARW Wulp 2019 DC-3-194D 23 February 1938 Registration changed to G-AGBI 17 August 1940
Destroyed during German attack on Whitchurch, Bristol 24 November 1940
PH-ARX Xema 2020 DC-3-194D 9 March 1938 Destroyed during German attack on Schiphol aiport 10 May 1940
PH-ARY IJsvogel 2021 DC-3-194D 21 March 1938 Crashed in the Riekenpolder near Amsterdam 14 November 1938
PH-ARZ Zilverreiger 2022 DC-3-194D 2 April 1938 Registration changed to G-AGBE 25 September 1940
Registration changed to PH-TBE 9 February 1946
To Skyways 19 August 1946
PH-ASK Kemphaan 2036 DC-3-194E 21 April 1938 To Luftwaffe 16 May 1940
PH-ASM Mees 2142 DC-3-194G 21 July 1939 To Luftwaffe 16 May 1940
PH-ASP Patrijs 2109 DC-3-194F 26 February 1939 Destroyed during German attack on Schiphol aiport 10 May 1940
PH-ASR Roek 2110 DC-3-194F 10 March 1939 To Luftwaffe 16 May 1940
PH-AST Tapuit 2111 DC-3-194F 10 March 1939 Destroyed during German attack on Schiphol aiport 10 May 1940
PH-AXH Havik 2147 DC-3-194H - Not taken up, to United Airlines December 1939
PH-AZR Roodborstje 11995 C-47A-1-DK 31 January 1944 Ex RAF
Registration not painted on the aircraft, registration G-AGJR was used instead
Registration changed to NL-201 November 1944
Registration changed to G-AGJR December 1944
Registration changed to PH-TAY 9 February 1946
To Service Imperial des Liasons Aeriennes 11 December 1953
PH-AZS Spreeuw 12173 C-47A-1-DK 1 March 1944 Ex RAF
Registration was not painted on the aircraft, registration G-AGJS was used instead
Registration changed to NL-204 June 1945
Registration changed to PH-TAZ 25 January 1946
To Chinese Government 21 October 1950
PH-AZT Tureluur 12172 C-47A-1-DK 4 May 1944 Ex RAF
Registration was not painted on the aircraft, registration G-AGJT was used instead
Registration changed to NL-202 November 1944
Registration changed to G-AGJT December 1944
Registratin changed to PH-TBA 18 January 1946
To Fokker 10 December 1947
PH-DAD   7338 C-53-DO 7 March 1962 Ex KLM WIB
To Royal Nepal Airlines 10 January 1963
PH-DAR   12017 C-47A-1-DK 23 November 1955 Ex Cie Autrex Lopez Lorette
To Mr Roestam, Indonesia 7 January 195
PH-DAX   12075 C-47A-1-DK 16 June 1955 Ex Aer Outre-Mer
To Rutas Aereas SAM 25 June 1955
PH-TBG   9510 C-47A-30-DL 15 January 1946 Ex USAAF
To Aero Holland 24 June 1949
PH-TBH   19194 C-47A-70-DL 3 January 1946 Ex USAAF
To Italian Air Force 9 May 1950
PH-TBI   11855 C-47-1-DK 5 April 1946


19 July 1957
Ex USAAF
Registration changed to PH-DAA 23 May 1955
To KLM Kroonduif 19 January 1956
Ex KLM Kroonduif
To KLM Aerocarto 14 January 1965
PH-TBK   9910 C-47A-40-DL 3 January 1946 Ex USAAF
To Italian Air Force 22 May 1950
PH-TBL   18964 C-47A-65-DL 4 January 1946 Ex USAAF
To Italian Air Force 22 May 1950
PH-TBM   19549 C-47A-80-DL 14 January 1946 Ex USAAF
Registration changed to PH-DAM 22 February 1954
To KLM Kroonduif 31 August 1957
PH-TBN   12775 C-47A-15-DK 23 February 1946 Ex USAAF
To Pak Air 11 February 1948
PH-TBO   13638 C-47A-25-DK 20 April 1946 Ex USAAF
Destroyed after a forced landing near Guildfort, England 6 November 1946
PH-TBP   9904 C-47A-40-DL 24 June 1946 Ex USAAF
To KLM WIB 28 April 1952
PH-TBR   19211 C-47A-70-DL 14 January 1946 Ex USAAF
To Aigle Azur 10 December 1947
PH-TBV   19795 C-47A-80-DL 16 February 1946 Ex USAAF
Leased to Netherlands Air Force from September 1948 until somewhere in 1949 as X-2
To Air Outre Mer 19 October 1949
PH-TBW   20122 C-47A-90-DL 16 February 1946 Ex USAAF
Crashed during landing on Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam, Netherlands 14 November 1946
PH-TBX   9978 C-47A-45-DL 15 January 1946 Ex USAAF
To Air France 6 January 1950
PH-TBY   12767 C-47A-15-DK June 1945 Ex USAAF
Flew as NL-206 until February 1946
To Sabena 30 November 1950
PH-TBZ   19785 C-47A-80-DL June 1945 Ex USAAF
Flew as NL-207 until February 1946
To Air Cameroun 17 February 1954
PH-TCA   12953 C-47A-20-DK June 1945 Ex USAAF
Flew as NL-208 until February 1946
To KLM WIB 29 December 1946
PH-TCB   19510 C-47A-80-DL June 1945


23 September 1957
Ex USAAF
Flew as NL-209 until February 1946
Registration changed to PH-DAB 19 August 1954
To KLM Kroonduif 19 January 1956
Ex KLM Kroonduif
Leased to Martin's Air Charter from 10 November 1964 until 17 December 1964
To Indonesian Navy 7 January 1965
PH-TCC   12734 C-47A-15-DK June 1945 Ex USAAF
Flew as NL-210 until February 1946
To Fokker November 1947
PH-TCG   9158 C-47A-1-DL 23 April 1946 Ex USAAF
To Societe Africaine de Transportes Tropicaux 25 January 1947
PH-TCH   19328 C-47A-75-DL 23 April 1946 Ex USAAF
To Societe Africaine de Transportes Tropicaux 25 January 1947
PH-TCI   12720 C-47A-15-DK 23 April 1946 Ex USAAF
Registration changed to PH-DAI 9 March 1954
To Compagnie Min de Fer Mauretanie 11 January 1963
PH-TCK   19016 C-47A-65-DL 9 May 1946 Ex USAAF
To Italian Air Force 5 May 1950
PH-TCL   9511 C-47A-30-DL 26 July 1946 Ex USAAF
To Societe Aerotechnique 26 August 1954
PH-TCM   11831 C-47A-DK 1946 Not taken up, to KLM WIB 7 April 1947
PH-TCR   25479 C-47A-30-DK 24 October 1946 Ex RAF
Crashed during take off from Kastrup, Copenhagen, Denmark 26 January 1947
PH-TCS   12919 C-47-20-DK 23 November 1946 Ex RAF
To Iranian Airways 15 July 1950
PH-TCT   13334 C-47A-25-DK 14 December 1946 Ex RAF
Registration changed to PH-DAT 16 February 1954
To KLM Kroonduif 2 January 1961
PH-TCU   13472 C-47A-25-DK 14 December 1946 Ex KLM
To Sobelair 15 August 1950
PH-TCV   12309 C-47A-5-DK 15 December 1946 Ex RAF
Written off after hitting a church-tower in Leeuwarden, Netherlands 27 December 1947
PH-TCW   13460 C-47A-25-DK 19 December 1946 Ex RAF
To Aigle Azur 16 September 1947
PH-TCY   9410 C-47A-25-DL 19 December 1946


20 March 1963

30 October 1967
Ex RAF
Registration changed to PH-DAC 6 May 1954
To KLM Kroonduif
Ex KLM Kroonduif
To Schreiner Airways 12 September 1963
Ex Schreiner Airways
To Delta Air Transport 19 December 1967
PH-TCZ   13368 C-47A-25-DK 23 May 1947 Ex RAF
To Aigle Azur 13 November 1947
PH-TDR   12382 C-47A-5-DK 23 May 1947 Ex RAF
To Deccan Airways 8 July 1947
PH-TDS   13480 C-47A-25-DK 24 December 1946 Ex RAF
To Pak Air 11 February 1948
PH-TDT   13836 C-47A-30-DK 24 December 1946 Ex RAF
To Air France 29 December 1949
PH-TDU   12485 C-47A-10-DK 11 June 1947 Ex RAF
Registration changed to PH-DAU 8 March 1954
To Shell Company of Indonesia 2 July 1958
PH-TDV   12083 C-47A-1-DK 20 June 1947

30 June 1953
Ex RAF
To Rijks Luchtvaart School 27 September 1950
Ex Rijks Luchtvaart School
Registration changed to PH-DAV 5 May 1954
To Itavia 25 June 1962
PH-TDW   13458 C-47A-25-DK 18 July 1947 Ex RAF
Registration changed to PH-DAW 22 April 1954
To KLM Aerocarto 4 April 1955
PH-TDY   12181 C-47A-1-DK 4 July 1947 Ex RAF
To Braathens SAFE 11 July 1947
PH-TDZ   13377 C-47A-25-DK 5 June 1947 Ex RAF
Registration changed to PH-DAZ 8 April 1954
To KLM Kroonduif 8 October 1957
PH-TEU   13396 C-47A-25-DK 28 July 1947 Ex RAF
Crashed into the North Sea during a flight from London to Amsterdam 2 February 1950
PH-TEV   13301 C-47A-25-DK 1947 Not taken up, to KLM WIB 15 October 1947
PH-TEW   13026 C-47A-20-DK 25 November 1947 Ex RAF
To Union of Burma Airways 20 February 1950

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