Aviation Photo #1263071 Douglas C-118B Liftmaster (DC-6A) - Untitled

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This VERY rare visitor to KATL is getting all loaded up. Sitting down in the run up hole.
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    John Snyder
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    Douglas C-118B Liftmaster (DC-6A)
    Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
    Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
    Douglas
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    Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field)
    Georgia
    USA
    September 7, 2007
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Anonymous
9 years ago
I flew cargo DC-6's into ATL for Challenge Air Transport in the late 70's early 80's. We parked at a charter terminal called Lockheed Air Terminal that usually handled people. We spent several hours there in the middle of the night so each of the crew members found a quiet hole to sleep in. I napped in the woman's rest room. There were two couches, one long and one short so I would race a C-46 copilot for the long one. Whoever landed second had to sleep with his legs hanging off the end.
Anonymous
9 years ago
I just love these old airliners with radial engines.
Espacially when they are beeing kept in such a perfect condition.I can just hear the sound of those big engines by looking at the picture.

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