Reedyreed
Topic Author
Posts: 94
Joined: Wed Jul 05, 2000 11:13 am

Bahf C-54 Flys To Santa Monica CA

Tue Jul 19, 2005 11:43 am

One phone call is all it took & a special invitation & Flying event,to get Tim & the crew to get our C-54/DC-4 checked & ready to fly out to the WEST coast to Santa Monica Cal. Over 60 yrs ago the Douglas plant in Santa Monica produced many C-54/R5D&DC-4's. This great proptransport is one of over 300 that flew in the BERLIN AIRLIFT of 1948/49. The "Spirit Of Freedom" is a flying museum exibit of the history & education of the Big Lift.It will be great to get our C-54 finaly out west & to Santa Monica where she was born! "Keep the Big Pistons Flying" THANKS, JR
 
crownvic
Posts: 1806
Joined: Wed Oct 20, 2004 10:16 pm

RE: Bahf C-54 Flys To Santa Monica CA

Tue Jul 19, 2005 1:23 pm

Is this aircraft available to fly in during air show circuits?
 
sllevin
Posts: 3312
Joined: Wed Jan 30, 2002 1:57 pm

RE: Bahf C-54 Flys To Santa Monica CA

Tue Jul 19, 2005 2:26 pm

When is it coming in? I work about 10 minutes from SMO.

Steve

Popular Searches On Airliners.net

Top Photos of Last:   24 Hours  •  48 Hours  •  7 Days  •  30 Days  •  180 Days  •  365 Days  •  All Time

Military Aircraft Every type from fighters to helicopters from air forces around the globe

Classic Airliners Props and jets from the good old days

Flight Decks Views from inside the cockpit

Aircraft Cabins Passenger cabin shots showing seat arrangements as well as cargo aircraft interior

Cargo Aircraft Pictures of great freighter aircraft

Government Aircraft Aircraft flying government officials

Helicopters Our large helicopter section. Both military and civil versions

Blimps / Airships Everything from the Goodyear blimp to the Zeppelin

Night Photos Beautiful shots taken while the sun is below the horizon

Accidents Accident, incident and crash related photos

Air to Air Photos taken by airborne photographers of airborne aircraft

Special Paint Schemes Aircraft painted in beautiful and original liveries

Airport Overviews Airport overviews from the air or ground

Tails and Winglets Tail and Winglet closeups with beautiful airline logos