Photo 4,260 of 4,263 by Steve Brimley
Photo 4,260 of 4,263 by Steve Brimley
  • Ralph M. Pettersen
    Untitled
    Lockheed C-121A Constellation (L-749)
    Lockheed Constellation/Starliner (C-69/C-121)
    Lockheed Constellation/Starliner (C-69/C-121)
    Lockheed
    2601
    N494TW
    8609
    Tucson - Marana Regional (Northwest Reg / Avra Valley / Marana AF Aux No2 / Rillito)
    Arizona
    USA
    March 15, 1997
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July 11, 2001
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The early morning lighting definitely enhances the beauty of the this airplane. She is being readied for the day's activities which were curtailed prematurely after the No.1 engine failure. I wrote about my experiences that day in Propliner issue 70.
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Comments (2)

Anonymous
9 years ago
Sad that picture doesn't show the triple tail in full. other than that it's an excellent picture. Between 1949 and 1953 i was a passenger on constellations from the uk to trinidad.
Anonymous
6 years ago
Great short of and old Air Force plane that I saw my uncle leave Shaw Air Force leave in when I was young.