Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

Left side view of Pan African Airlines (Nigeria) Ltd. Douglas C-54A Skymaster (r/n 5N-APB) on the ground, probably somewhere in Nigeria between July 27, 1970 and July 1974. Rear door is standing open, tail stand in place, small car parked under left wing. This Douglas DC-4 family aircraft (m/n 10383), built as US Air Force Douglas C-54A Skymaster (s/n 42-72278), is a civil conversion.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics
  • Airlines
  • Aircraft
  • Airplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Circa 1970-1974

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560



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