FS2002 FS98 CFS Douglas DC-6B Twin Pack
FS98 CFS Douglas DC-6B Twin Pack. LAN-CHILE Air Lines & Chilean Air Force FACH. The Chilean National Air Lines LAN operated the Douglas DC-6B between 1955 to 1968, being sold to the Chilean Air Force, who operate them to 1980 (some converted to C-118 for cargo duties). The modern four-engined airplane with capacity for 100 passengers, was destined by LAN to flight national and international routes, opening the comercial flights to Isla de Pascua (Easter Island) on central South Pacific. On April 1962 the DC-6B registration #406 equipped as VIP plane, war used as Air Force One by the president Jorge Alessandri Rodriguez on his presidential tour to United States, Mexico, Panama, Ecuador and Peru. During Beagle Crisis with Argentina in 1978, the FACHs Dc-6B received camouflage in green tan co
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