Last updated December 21 2015

BOEING 707 & 720

 

Below, postcards from my collection are shown per airline

Number of postcards: 30

BOEING (x)

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AER LINGUS (3)

AIR FRANCE (20)

AIR INDIA (x)

AIR MAURITIUS (1)

AMERICAN AIRLINES (x)

BOAC (x)

BRITISH CALEDONIAN (x)

EL AL AIRLINES (x)

JAT (x)

KUWAIT AIRWAYS (2)

LUFTHANSA (x)

QANTAS (x)

PAN AMERICAN (x)

SABENA (x)

SOUTH AFRICAN AIRWAYS (4)

TWA (x)

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Aer Lingus - Irish International Airlines

Aer Lingus operated 10 different Boeing 707 aircrafts between 1964 and 1978(?).
Aer Lingus also operated 3 different Boeing 720 aircrafts between 1960 and 1968.
Registrations used were:

Boeing 707

EI-AMW, EI-ANO, EI-ANV, EI-ASM, EI-ASN, EI-ASO, EI-APG, EI-BER, EI-BLC
OE-INA (leased)

Boeing 720

EI-ALA, EI-ALB, EI-ALC

In the collection 2 of the 13 aircrafts are represented.

EI-ALA
Construction number 18041, model Boeing 720-048.
Delivered in October 1960 named St Patrick/Padraig.
Leased 6 months to Braniff 1965-66 as N7083. At the return renamed to St Pappin/Papan.
Leased again for 6 months 1968-69 to El Al Airlines with kept registration EI-ALA.
Sold eventually 1970 to Transpolar. New registration became LN-TUU.

EI-ALA
Aer Lingus
Boeing B-720
Dublin (DUB)
Ireland
VC
John Hinde Limited,
Cabinteely, Co. Dublin
No: 2/9

EI-ALC
Construction number 18043, model Boeing 720-048.
Delivered in April 1961 named St Brennan/Breanainn.
Leased to four different operators from 1965 until it was sold. First to Pakistan International Airlines as EI-ALC, then to Braniff as N7082, then to BWIA International Airways as 9Y-TCS, and finally to Trans Caribbean Airlines as N8790R.
Sold eventually 1970 to Transpolar. New registration became LN-TUV.

EI-ALC
Aer Lingus
Boeing B-720
Unknown airport
VC
Airline issued
Unnumbered

The fake registration EI-AET

EI-AET
Aer Lingus
Boeing B-720
In flight
VC
Airline issued
Unnumbered
Air France

Air France operated 41 different Boeing 707 aircrafts between 1959 and 1983.
Registrations used were:

Boeing 707

F-BHSA, F-BHSB, F-BHSC, F-BHSD, F-BHSE, F-BHSF, F-BHSG, F-BHSH, F-BHSI, F-BHSJ, F-BHSK, F-BHSL
F-BHSM, F-BHSN, F-BHSO, F-BHSP, F-BHSQ, F-BHSR, F-BHSS, F-BHST, F-BHSU, F-BHSV
F-BHSX, F-BHSY, F-BHSZ
F-BLCA, F-BLCB, F-BLCC, F-BLCD, F-BLCE, F-BLCF, F-BLCG, F-BLCH, F-BLCI, F-BLCJ, F-BLCK, F-BLCL, F-BLCM
F-BYCN, F-BYCO, F-BYCP

In the collection 10 of the 41 aircrafts are represented.

F-BHSA
Construction number 17613, model Boeing 707-328.
Delivered in September 1959 named Chateau de Versaille.
In service until July 27 1961 when it was damaged beyond repair at an abandoned take-off at Hamburg-Fuhlsbüttel airport, Germany.

F-BHSA
Air France
Boeing B-707
Unknown
airport
VC
Paul Perrin,
Cherence, France
No: PP 23
F-BHSA
Air France
Boeing B-707
Unknown
airport
VC
Paul Perrin,
Cherence, France
No: PP 24
F-BHSA
Air France
Boeing B-707
Unknown
airport
VC
Paul Perrin,
Cherence, France
No: PP 26
F-BHSA
Air France
Boeing B-707
Hamburg (HAM)
Germany
VC
Conwa Grossvertrieb GmbH, Hamburg, Germany
No: G 365

F-BHSB
Construction number 17614, model Boeing 707-328.
Delivered in December 1959 named Chambord.
In service until 1975. Between December 1971 and June 1974 leased to Cameroon Airlines with the same registration.

F-BHSB
Air France
Boeing B-707
In flight
VC
Editions P.I., Paris
No: 92
F-BHSB
Air France
Boeing B-707
In flight
VC
Editions P.I., Paris
No: 111
F-BHSB
Air France
Boeing B-707
In flight
VC
Editions P.I., Paris
No: 112
F-BHSB
Air France
Boeing B-707
In flight
VC
Editions P. I., Paris
No: 113
F-BHSB
Air France
Boeing B-707
In flight
VC
Editions d'Art RAYMON, Brunoy
Unnumbered
F-BHSB
Air France
Boeing B-707
In flight
VC
Editions d'art Yvon, Paris
No: 3

F-BHSC
Construction number 17615, model Boeing 707-328.
Delivered in December 1959 named Chateau de Fontainebleau.
In service until 1978 when sold to Israel Aircraft Industries. New registration became 4X-BYV.

F-BHSC
Air France
Boeing B-707
Marseille-Marignane (MRS)
France
VC
Société Editions de France (RYNER), Marseille
No: 7811
F-BHSC
Air France
Boeing B-707
Bastia-Poretta (BIA)
France
VC
Editions A. RION,
Nice
No: 94/346

F-BHSD
Construction number 17616, model Boeing 707-328.
Delivered in January 1960 named Chateau de Chenonceaux.
In service until March 1976 when stored. Used for training of Air France crews.

F-BHSD
Air France
Boeing B-707
Paris-Orly (ORY)
France
VC
Editions P.I., Paris
No: 280

F-BHSE
Construction number 17617, model Boeing 707-328.
Delivered in March 1960 named Rambouillet.
In service until 1978 when sold to Israel Aircraft Industries. New registration became 4X-BYW.

F-BHSE
Air France
Boeing B-707
Anchorage AK (ANC)
U.S.A.
VC
Colourpicture Publishers, Inc., Boston
No: P51629

F-BHSF
Construction number 17618, model Boeing 707-328.
Delivered in March 1960 named Chateau de Blois.
In service until May 1977.

F-BHSF
Air France
Boeing B-707
Pointe-à-Pitre (PTP)
Guadeloupe
VC
Editions EMMAC, Pointe-à-Pitre
No: 172

F-BHSH
Construction number 17620, model Boeing 707-328.
Delivered in June 1960 named "Château d'Amboise".
In service until September 7 1976.
Written off after a bomb exploded on ground at the Campo Dell Oro Airport, Ajaccio, France.

Accident description (Aviation Safety Network)

Boeing 707
F-BHSH
Château de Amboise
Air France
Paris-Orly (ORY)
France
VC
Editions P.I.,
Paris, France
No: 136

F-BHSS
Construction number 18246, model Boeing 707-328.
Delivered in February 1962 named "Château ducal d'Uzes".
In service until 1978.
Sold in June 1978 to Israel Aircraft Industries Ltd. New registration became 4X-BYK. To the Israel Air Force in September the same year as 4X-JYK, fleet number 118.

Boeing 707
F-BHSS
Château ducal d'Uzes
Air France
Hamburg-Fuhlbüttel (HAM)
Germany
VC
Krüger
No: 920/114

F-BHSV
Construction number 18456, model Boeing 707-328B.
Delivered in December 1962 named "Château de Vincennes".
In service until 1983?
Leased to El Al Israel Airlines for 4 months 1983 as 4X-ATE. Sold in October 1984 to AirXports.

Boeing 707
F-BHSV
Château de Vincennes
Air France
In flight
VC
Editions P.I.,
Paris, France
No: 166
Boeing 707
F-BHSV
Château de Vincennes
Air France
In flight
VC
Editions LYNA,
Paris, France
No: 1311
Boeing 707
F-BHSV
Château de Vincennes
Air France
In flight
VC
I. V. O.,
Paris-Evian, France
No: 22.168/P

F-BLCD
Construction number 18941, model Boeing 707-328B.
Delivered in February 1966 named "Château de Dampierre".
In service until October 1982.
At the "Musee de l'Air" at Le Bourget (Paris) since April 1983.

Boeing 707
F-BLCD
Château de Dampierre
Air France
In flight
VC
Editions P.I.,
Paris, France
No: 209
Air Mauritius

Air Mauritius operated 5 different Boeing 707 aircrafts between 1976 and 1988.
Registrations used were:

Boeing 707

3B-NAE, 3B-NAF
G-APFD (leased), G-ARRC (leased), G-ARWD (leased)

In the collection 1 of the 5 aircrafts are represented.

3B-NAE
Construction number 18891, model Boeing 707-344.
Aquired in April 1981 from South African Airways named City of Port Louis. Previous registration was ZS-SAD.
In service until 1988 when sold to Omega Air Ltd. New registration became EL-AJT.

3B-NAE
Air Mauritius
Boeing B-707
Unknown airport
VC
Airline issued
Unnumbered
Kuwait Airways

Kuwait Airways operated 18 different Boeing 707 aircrafts between 1975 and 1988.
Registrations used were:

Boeing 707

9K-ACJ, 9K-ACK, 9K-ACM, 9K-ACM, 9K-ACN, 9K-ACS, 9K-ACU, 9K-ACX
G-AZWA (leased), G-AYXR (leased), G-AYVE (leased), G-AZJM (leased)
G-BFLD (leased)
OD-AGS (leased), OD-AGX (leased), OD-AGY (leased)
N14AZ (leased), N370WA (leased)

In the collection 1 of the 18 aircrafts are represented.

9K-ACJ
Construction number 20084, model Boeing 707-369.
Delivered in November 1969.
In service until 1985 when sold to SAT Southern Air Transport. New registration became N525SJ.

9K-ACJ
Kuwait Airways
Boeing B-707
In flight
VC
Airline issued
Unnumbered

Unknown registrations

Unknown registration
Kuwait Airways
Boeing B-707
In flight
VC
Airline issued
Unnumbered
South African Airways

SAA operated 10 different Boeing 707 aircrafts between 1959 and 1983.
Registrations used were:

Boeing 707

ZS-SAA (ex ZS-CKC), ZS-SAB (ex ZS-CKD), ZS-SAC (ex ZS-CKE), ZS-SAD (ex ZS-DYL), ZS-SAE (ex ZS-EKV)
ZS-EUW, ZS-SAF (ex ZS-EUX), ZS-SAG (ex ZS-FKT), ZS-SAH (ex ZS-FKG), ZS-SAI

In the collection 2 of the 10 aircrafts are represented.

ZS-SAD
Construction number 18891, model Boeing 707-344.
Delivered in August 1965 registerred as ZS-DYL and named Bloemfontain. Re-registerred to ZS-SAD 1968.
Leased 1980 to Luxair as LX-LGR. Leased 1980-1981 to Air Zimbabwe as VP-WKW. Sold April 1981 to Air Mauritius. New registration became 3B-NAE.

ZS-SAD
South African Airways
Boeing B-707
Frankfurt (FRA)
Germany
VC
Krüger
No: 925/172

ZS-SAE
Construction number 19133, model Boeing 707-344.
Delivered in January 1967 registerred as ZS-EKV and named Windhoek. Later re-registerred to ZS-SAE.
In service until 1977 when sold to Luxair. New registration became LX-LGU.

ZS-SAE
South African Airways
Boeing B-707
In flight over Johannesburg
VC
Protea Colour Prints, Cape Town
No: 822

Unknown registrations

Unknown registration
South African Airways
Boeing B-707
Johannesburg (JNB)
South Africa
VC
Protea Colour Prints, Cape Town
No: 458
Unknown registration
South African Airways
Boeing B-707
In flight
VC
Airline issued
Unnumbered