Malcolm Root - Winter Constellation - BOAC Connie
BOAC Lockheed Constellation Airliner Christmas Xmas Card by Aviation Artist Malcolm Root
Entering service with BOAC in April 1946, Lockheed’s Constellation was a prized asset the world over. The best of the new post-war piston engined airliners it saw service with the line initially on the U.S and Canadian routes. From 1949 the ‘Connie’ would be synonymous with the routes to Australia. The aircraft shown is a standard model L-049 Constellation.
This piece of airliner Christmas Card by Malcolm Root FGRA shows the clean lines of an aircraft that has become a true classic