Aviation Photo #0415593: Douglas DC-2-200 - Finland - Air Force


Photo 4,260 of 4,263 by Steve Brimley
  • Tii-Maria Siitonen
    Finland - Air Force
    Douglas DC-2-200
    Douglas DC-2 (C-39/42/R2D)
    Douglas DC-2 (C-39/42/R2D)
    Douglas
    1562
    DO-3
    Vantaa
    Finland
    August 1988
  • 3

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#0415593
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September 02, 2003
Caption
This rare aircraft was originally delivered to CLS as OK-AIC in 1936. Germans took it over during occupation and it was officially sold to Aero by CSL in 1941. It was first registered OH-DLB and named "Sisu" (Guts), but it was later re-registered as OH-LDB. Wfu in 1948 and sold to FAF in 1949 as DO-3 and named "Pikku-Lassi" (Little-Lassi). Crashed at Helsinki-Malmi on 07/02/51 due to an engine failure on take-off. Fuselage was taken to island Löparö and it was used as a childern´s playhouse!
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