Aviation Museums

Spain

Infante de Orleans Foundation

Madrid Cuatro Vientos Airport

Barrio Fortuna Road; Carretera, 6223, 28054 Madrid, Spain

The Infante de Orleans Foundation is a museum of airworthy historic aircraft whose origin dates back to 1984 when a group of aviation professionals created the Historic Aircraft Section of the José Luis Aresti Aeroclub. The Foundation was established in 1989 to consolidate this initiative with the aim of showing the widest possible collection of aircraft that have played a prominent role in the development of Spanish aeronautics. The Foundation flight displays some of it's 40 or so aircraft on the first Sunday of specific months

Date of visit: 7th July 2019 - Exhibition day (Museum closed)

AISA I-115

EC-DDN / E.9-196

AISA PE-38 Schulgleiter

D-7055?

Beech C-45H Expeditor

EC-ASJ

Beech T-34A Mentor

EC-GMD / E.17-20 / 791-20

Boeing Stearman N2S-5 Kaydet

EC-FNM / 8089 / 42-109056

British Aircraft Eagle 2

G-AFAX / EC-KVR

British Aircraft (Klemm) 25 Swallow 2

G-AEVZ

Bücker Bü133C Jungmeister

EC-ALP / ES.1-17 / 35-17

CASA C1.131E (Bücker) Jungmann

EC-ERP / EE.3-170 / 72-34

CASA C1.131E (Bücker) Jungmann

EC-ETT / E.3B-397 / 781-44

Comper C.L.A. Swift

EC-HAM / EC-AAT

Consolidated Fleet 2

EC-EYD

Dornier Do-27B-1 (CASA C-127)

EC-CFN / L.9-60

de Havilland DH.60X Moth

EC-KCY / G-EBXU

de Havilland DHC-1 Chipmunk 22A

EC-LVH / 18013 / 013

de Havilland DH89A Dragon Rapide

G-AEML / EC-AAY

Miles Falcon Six M3.C

EC-ACB

At the rear of the hangar

North American T-6G Texan

EC-DUM / E.16-198 / 793-25

In restoration

North American T-6G Texan

EC-DUN / E.16-201 / 793-19

Piper L-4J Grasshopper

EC-AJY / 44-80669 / G-54

Pitts S-2A Special

EC-DHU

Polikarpov I-16

EC-JRK / CM-249

Awaiting a new propeller at the rear of the hangar

Polikarpov Po-2

F-AZPN

Stinson 108 Voyager

EC-BTK

Not seen during visit

Aero Commander 680

EC-GHU

AISA I-11B Vespa

EC-BKF

AISA I-11B Vespa

EC-BKH / L.8C-16

Boeing Stearman PT-13D Kaydet

EC-AIF / 42-17350 / 609

CASA 1131E Jungmann

EC-DAO / E.3B-31 / 79-11

CASA 1131E Jungmann

EC-ERO / E.3B-408 / 781-5

Cessna L-19 Bird Dog

EC-MAB / 61-2992

Colombian MC-15 CRI CRI

EC-YEC

Consolidated Fleet 10

EC-KHC

Focke Wulf Fw44J Stieglitz

EC-JSE

Jodel D.119.S Compostela

EC-BSS

Hispano HA-220 Super Saeta

EC-DXJ / A.10C - 109

Piper L-14 Army Cruiser

355531

Piper PA-20 Pacer

EC-AGH

Slingsby T-45 Swallow

EC-JGR

Stinson 108 Voyager

EC-ADY

Stinson L-5E Sentential

EC-KSO / 44-17535 / J-89

Zlin 326F Trener Master

EC-BVJ

The flight exhibition

also seen from the exhibition area @ Madrid Cuatro Vientos Airport

Beech 95 B55

ex EdA 42-64 / E.20-7

de Havilland Canada DHC Caribou 4A

EC-GQL / T9-1 & EC-GQN / T9-12 (both ex EdA)

Cessna Skymaster FTB 337G

EC-JGJ / 13722 (ex FAP)

Bell Iroquois UH-1B

EC-EVS / 63-8668 (ex USAR)

View through the heat haze towards the military side

Fokker F-27 -200MPA

D.2-01 & D.2-03 view through the heat haze towards the military side

Fokker F-27 -200MPA

D.2-03 seen from a different angle on a previous trip in 2016

Lockheed Orion P-3A

22-21 / P.3A-01 (ex Eda)

CASA 212

possibly C-212-200 TR.12D-79 / 72-23 ?

DHC-4A Caribou

37-05 / T.9-5 (ex EdA)