Aviation Photo #1278708 Douglas (Basler) BT-67 Turbo-67 (DC-3) - Alfred Wegener Institute - AWI (Kenn Borek Air)

[ Medium Large ]
60 of 130
Sponsor Message
Sponsor Message
Amazing view of this converted DC-3 "Polar 5" which replaces sistership "Polar 4"! With all the weird looking radars and research devices on the fuselage and wings. Canon 350D
  • Add To Album
  • Like (49)
  • Photog's Choice
  • Cross-Data
    Mathias Gross - German Aviation Society
    Alfred Wegener Institute - AWI (Kenn Borek Air)
    Douglas (Basler) BT-67 Turbo-67 (DC-3)
    Douglas DC-3 (C-47/53/117/R4D/Skytrain/Dakota)
    Douglas DC-3 (C-47/53/117/R4D/Skytrain/Dakota)
    Douglas
    19227
    C-GAWI
    Bremerhaven (- Luneort)
    Germany
    September 30, 2007
  • Correction
[ Medium Large ]
Distinct Views: 30,928
Photo Added: October 10, 2007

Comments (2)

Anonymous
10 years ago
Wow, never seen this one before. Are the landing gears still retractable with those skids in place?
A really cool looking DC-3 variant, if one was to ask me...
Anonymous
10 years ago
In response -- the gear only retracts up so far, and the skids and bottom half of the wheels remain exposed. Great shot!

Explore Other Great Photos

Photo Albums Containing This Photo

Album
Views
Likes
Photos
Updated
These are the best photos on Airliners net-great shots
United Kingdom
Views 3.3M
Likes 4
Photos 196K
Updated in 3 minutes
Top notch shots !
Brazil
Views 903.1K
Likes 2
Photos 7K
Updated 56 minutes ago
Some of the most attractive shots for you... Enjoy... (Live - To be updated)
317   Turkey
Views 875.9K
Likes 2
Photos 7.8K
Updated 1 hour ago
Wonderful photos
1   Italy
Views 631.8K
Likes 1
Photos 13.4K
Updated 1 hour ago