11 June 2012

15th November 1971

N5032 60n 10w 1414 F310 61n 13w 1434

Merpati Nusantara Airlines BAC 1-11, N5032

[Photo: at Kennedy International, New York, September 1969 © Bob Polaneczky]

Noted as being with this airline from 13th August 1971 until 15th November 1971 (the date of this report) but did not enter service with them, previously with American Airlines since June 1966 (per image above).
Subsequently registered AN-BHN, VP-BDI, G-BBMF and finally 5N-EHI with Okada Air in August 1991. Seen derelict at Benin City in April 2005.

VV 56528 departed Keflavik 1835 60n 22w 1433 F210 54n 23w 1509 50n 24w 1635 45n 25w ETA Lajes 1835

U S Navy P-3C, 156528 with VP-49 Squadron [report relayed via Ocean Station 'J' as flight was with Croughton Airways]

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