DAN SHUMAKER COLLECTION
No. 6641. Fokker F.XVIII (PH-AIO c/n 5308) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines "Oehoe" (Owl)
Photographed at Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Aeroplane Photo Supply (APS) Photo No. 878
07/07/2007. This aircraft was the first of five ordered by KLM for
service to the Dutch East Indies, and was registered on July 12, 1932.
In 1935 KLM opened a network in the West Indies and the Oehoe arrived
at Curaçao on July 10. The same year the aircraft was damaged on
takeoff from Aruba and shipped to the Netherlands for repairs.
Created July 7, 2007