Ford 5-AT Tri-Motor Cockpit and Instrument Panel

View of the interior cockpit of a plane. In this image are the Instrument panel, seats, and windows of a cockpit of a plane.
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Affectionately known as the “Tin Goose,” the Ford Tri-Motor was the largest civil aircraft in America when it first flew on August 2, 1926. Its all-metal, corrugated aluminum construction and the prestigious Ford name made it immediately popular with passengers and airline operators. Highlighted in this image is the cockpit of the Ford Tri-Motor.




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