Douglas DC-3. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Three-quarter left front view of a Douglas DC-3 (s/n NC16094) taking off from an airstrip. NC16094 was delivered to Eastern Airlines in December 1936, and was sold to Pan American World Airways in October 1941. It was impressed into military service as a C-49G, and allocated the serial 42-38252 in April 1942, but served with the RAF as LR231 with No.117 Squadron in India.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Airlines
  • Airplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

Restrictions & Rights

Images are subject to Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum, Copyright and Image Use Restrictions. Usage requires prior written permission. Should you wish to use NASM still images in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Photographs, available at NASM's Permissions webpage: www.nasm.si.edu/research/arch/permissions.cfm

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Unknown

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Date

1936-1941

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-00039003

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