Aviation Photo #1659723: Douglas (AMI) DC-3-65TP - Untitled


Photo 4,260 of 4,263 by Steve Brimley
  • Mohammad M.Rasi - Persian Gulf Team
    Untitled
    Douglas (AMI) DC-3-65TP
    Douglas DC-3 (C-47/53/117/R4D/Skytrain/Dakota)
    Douglas DC-3 (C-47/53/117/R4D/Skytrain/Dakota)
    Douglas
    32825/16077
    N81952
    F-6
    Pretoria - Freeway (Kromdraai)
    South Africa
    February 18, 2010
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Photo Details

Photo ID
#1659723
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34,103
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March 01, 2010
Caption
From left to right: N81949, N81952 / F-6, N149RD / F-5, N148RD / F-2, N8194Z / F-1, N8241T / F-3 and N8190X / F-4. All except F-2 are the lengthened fuselages of uncompleted AMI DC-3-65TP turbo Dak conversions. Maybe they will be completed some day and fly again. "IRAN - PERSIAN GULF"
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Comments (3)

Anonymous
6 years ago
So sad to see them in this situation :( Just imagine how beautiful and strong they used to be... Great job Mohammad
Anonymous
4 years ago
Is it wrong that this picture makes me sick to my stomach? DC-3s that had a second lease on life by being converted to turbine power and and now just scrap metal? <sigh!>
Anonymous
4 years ago
I thought they were sardines and the wings were the cans.