Lockheed Constellation Survivors

N6903C c/n 4017

L1049 N6903C October 1999 L1049 N6903C October 1999
Looking very forlorn at the dump at Oakland Airport in October 1999 (Graham Robson) This aircraft was used for many years as a cabin trainer at Oakland Airport (Graham Robson)
  • Final registration - N6903C
  • Delivered to TWA May 1952 as L1049 N6903C "Star of the Tiber"
  • Leased to South Pacific Airlines February 1, 1960 "Bounty"
  • Modified for international flights at Lockheed Air Service, Oakland, CA February 1960
  • To South Pacific Airlines June 1, 1962
  • Retired early 1965 and stored at Oakland, CA
  • Scrapped Oakland October 1965
  • Forward fuselage used as an evacuation trainer by Trans International Airlines at least to mid-1970's
  • At Oakland Airport dump October 1999
  • No longer at dump in 2008. Presumably scrapped some time after October 1999

Page Top Home L1049