Aviation Photo #2038084: Lockheed 10-B Electra - Eastern Air Lines


Photo 4,260 of 4,263 by Steve Brimley
  • RAScholefield Collection
    Eastern Air Lines
    Lockheed 10-B Electra
    Lockheed 10 Electra (C-35/36/37/R2O)
    Lockheed 10 Electra (C-35/36/37/R2O)
    Lockheed
    1036
    NC14958
    11
    Unknown
    Unknown State
    USA
    1936
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#2038084
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December 25, 2011
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This was the prototype 10-B Electra and after testing served EAL on their NY to New Orleans and Chicago to Miami routes. Sold to Northwest Airlines in July 1937 on replacement by DC-3s. Impressed in WW2 as UC-36C 42-57222. Postwar to Brasil AF as 1325 and then to Varig as PP-VAU in June 1946. Crashed 18 October 1952. From EAL 60 years ago.
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