Ford 5-AT Tri-Motor Cabin

View of a instrument panel leading to the cabin of the plane.


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 cabin of the Ford Tri-Motor.