Re: Status of Maine 1649 Connies?

From: (brian whatcott)
Organization: Telepath
Date:         23 May 96 10:05:31 
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In article <airliners.1996.721@ohare.Chicago.COM>,
>Does anyone know what the status of Maine Coast Airlines Lockheed 1649
>Connies is?  I've heard that they have two near Portland Maine and one in
>Fla. where it made an emergency landing en-route to join the others in
>Maine. Are they being maintained?  Any palns for future flights? Thanks
>for any info.
Perhaps this is not specific enough for you.
 But there IS an airworthy Connie on the pad at Altus Municipal (OK) right
 Done up rather nicely in MATS livery with polished hull.
The reason for the puzzlement is that I heard that there were only two
examples left flying.