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More: Air Nostalgia
More: Douglas C-47B Skytrain (DC-3)
More: Melbourne - Essendon (MEB / YMEN)
More: Australia - Victoria, April 2, 2000
Remark Photographer
VH-TMQ (cn 32884/16136) This aircraft was newly restored when it was on show at an Essendon Airport Open Day.
More: George Canciani
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A visitor from United States posted Tue April 5, 2011:
Man oh Man!!! there's a heck'uva lot of elbow grease to get that aluminum to look that shiny. Maybe just a lot of TLC? hehe, I would bet on it.

A visitor from Netherlands posted Sat August 23, 2008:
Suggests nicely the millions of miles that this type of plane has flown.

A visitor from - posted Fri July 25, 2008:
Today I saw this picture after 8 years and still the same reaction - outstanding!

A visitor from United States posted Fri July 25, 2008:
I thought this was an in-air shot and that you had to jump out to take the shot! amazing1

A visitor from United States posted Fri July 25, 2008:
Very very nice. it looks like you were on top of the wing while it was flying to take this picture!

A visitor from United States posted Fri July 25, 2008:
Looks like the clouds are moving! 4 stars!

A visitor from United States posted Thu February 21, 2008:
I love this picture! I've never ever seen a picture of a plane this close up!

A visitor from United States posted Fri February 8, 2008:
This is art.

A visitor from United Kingdom posted Wed July 5, 2006:
Great work - original, well composed and atmospheric. An inspiration to others.

A visitor from United Kingdom posted Sat March 18, 2006:
I like the colors!!!

A visitor from United Kingdom posted Sat February 25, 2006:
The colours just all fit together, yet are so different

A visitor from United States posted Thu October 20, 2005:
This is my favorite classic airliner! Good shot!

A visitor from Portugal posted Thu August 18, 2005:
A different view....

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