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S-6 currently in store at Soesterberg.
Photos: Bart Hoekstra © 03 March 2011
Photos: Marco Dijkshoorn © 09 April 2006
S-6 gets fine tuned.
Photo: Unknown photographer © 01 March 1980 - Aird Archives
S-6  55-4582 on winter display.
Photo: Bob Wiseman © circa 1980 - Lance Higgerson Collection
S-6  55-4582 at Deelen.
Photo: Ruud Leeuw © 17 June 1978
S-6 at Leeuwarden.
Photo: J. Zwart © 15 August 1969 - Aird Archives
S-6 of 334 Squadron at Volkel
Photo: Unknown photographer © August 1965 - Robin A. Walker Collection

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55-4582

S-6

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55-4582 US Arm #1620. L-20 No. 621. Command A-9. Delivered Jul-1956. Built as L-20A. Re- designated U-6A in 1962.

S-6 On loan under Military Defence Assistance Programme to Koninklijke Luchtmacht  / Royal Netherlands Air Force. Delivered on board S.S. American Hunter. 07-Dec-1956.

S-6 334 Transport Squadron, Valkenburg AFB., later Ypenburg AFB.

Incident: 26-Jul-1962. Involved in “near miss” incident with Pan-Am Boeing 707, N726PA at 5,000 ft. Boeing pilot with 70 passengers on board corrected sharply, resulting in 14 injuries. Aircraft passed within 90 metres of each other. S-6 made emergency landing at Teuge.

S-6 300 Squadron / GpLV at Deelen AFB., .,., from 07-Oct-1966. Later Gilze-Rijen AFB., wfu., and struck off charge 01-Sep-1974.

S-6 M.T.S voor Luchtvaart en Electronica (Technical Engineering School for Aviation & Electronics), Anthony Fokker School, The Hague, Netherlands.

Note: Removed in 1992 possibly to be made airworthy. Later reported as due to move to Soesterberg –Kamp Zeist (An Army Camp) for temporary storage prior to display in museum.

Noted: On Display at Eindhoven AFB.,  at their Open Day on 02-Jul-1993. Flown in or transported?

S-6 Preserved in Militaire-Luchtvaart Museum, Soesterburg, Netherlands.

Museum – Held in storage

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