Aviation Photo #0115727 Douglas C-47A Skytrain (DC-3) - Air France

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    Mel Lawrence
    Air France
    Douglas C-47A Skytrain (DC-3)
    Douglas DC-3 (C-47/53/117/R4D/Skytrain/Dakota)
    Douglas DC-3 (C-47/53/117/R4D/Skytrain/Dakota)
    Douglas
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    F-BAXI
    Paris - Orly
    France
    May 1962
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Photo Added: October 21, 2000

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Anonymous
10 years ago
In 1960 I went from Chattanooga, Tennessee to San Diego to visit my brother, There were no direct flights then, so two sections of the trip were made on DC 3's. I enjoyed the sound and the surge of power as those great planes went down the runway and lifted off! Modern jetliners may be quieter and smoother, but almost boring!
Anonymous
10 years ago
Because i never see this aircraft before!!!
Fantastic!!!
Anonymous
9 years ago
Good lighting, cllarity and representation of activity.
Anonymous
8 years ago
The photo was well done and it reminds me of my days in the Airforce of Zimbabwe back in 1982 when I started my aircraft maintenance apprenticeship. The first aircraft I worked on was the DC3 known then as the Dakota. This picture reminds me of great memories I will always cherish.Great shot.
Anonymous
6 years ago
Golden years!
Anonymous
5 years ago
Very important commemorative photo of a legendary plane!

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