Aircraft 51-7899 Data

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1951 Convair VT-29B C/N MSN 240-311

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Latest photos of 51-7899
  • 51-7899 @ MHZ - Convair VT-29B of 513rd Tactical Airlift Wing on display at the 1972 RAF Mildenhall Air Fete. - by Peter Nicholson by Peter Nicholson @ MHZ
  • 51-7899 @ EGSU - Convair 240 (VT-29B) [311] (United States Air Force) Duxford~G 05/09/1983. Taken from a slide. Was preserved here until broken up in 1998. - by Ray Barber by Ray Barber @ EGSU
  • 51-7899 @ EGSU - Convair VT-29B (240-27). Built as a T-29B navigator trainer and later converted to a VT-29B VIP transport. Seen here at the Imperial War Museum, Duxford in 1984. - by Malcolm Clarke by Malcolm Clarke @ EGSU
  • 51-7899 @ EGSU - Convair VT-29B - Imperial War Museum - by Noel Kearney by Noel Kearney @ EGSU

Airframe Info

Model:VT-29B    Search all Convair VT-29B
Year built:1951
Construction Number (C/N):MSN 240-311
Aircraft Type:Fixed wing multi engine
Number of Seats:32
Number of Engines:2
Engine Type:Reciprocating
Engine Manufacturer and Model:Pratt & Whitney R-2800 Double Wasp


Registration Number:51-7899
Current Status:Preserved


Owner:The Imperial War Museum
United Kingdom