Aviation Photo #2434914 Douglas DC-3D - Swissair - Swiss Air Lines

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Swiss Air Lines' postwar-built DC-3D taxies for departure to Zurich. It has just passed one of Ringway's three 1938 Airfield Floodlights. These cast a strong light over the initial grass airfield from the three clear faces of the six-sided structure. The advent of hard runway lighting made them redundant from 1941.
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    R.A.Scholefield
    Swissair - Swiss Air Lines
    Douglas DC-3D
    Douglas DC-3 (C-47/53/117/R4D/Skytrain/Dakota)
    Douglas DC-3 (C-47/53/117/R4D/Skytrain/Dakota)
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    Manchester - International (Ringway)
    England
    United Kingdom
    January 12, 1949
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