Archive KLM/MRA.


On 21 August 1950 Bell 47 OO-UBA of Sabena started the first mail-delivery service by helicopter on mainland Europe.

The machine is seen leaving Brussels for Libramont, Liège, Tongeren, Hasselt, and Antwerpen.


Bell 47D-1 Sabena OO-UBA

Yves Duwelz Collection


The same machine as above (OO-UBA) seen at Melsbroek.






Last updated 01/07/12 11:17   Daniel Brackx