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Douglas DC-3 (N877MG)
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Douglas DC-3 (N877MG)

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Alan Hume
Actually it's a C-47. As Wikipedia states: "The C-47 differed from the civilian DC-3 in numerous modifications, including being fitted with a cargo door, hoist attachment, and strengthened floor, along with a shortened tail cone for glider-towing shackles, and an astrodome in the cabin roof." The astrodome is clearly evident in this pic even though it's painted in civilian PAA livery.
William Barnes
Part of the D-Day Squadron
CRAIG MESHAW
This is the only minor military crash that I was ever aboard, in Greenland early 1950's. Not the plane's fault. Sondestrom AFB. You never lift a Gooney Bird off from a three point configuration! Always get your speed and tail up before lift off.
Doug Cook
Is he signaling for a right turn?
Ralph Davis
@Doug Cook looks more like stopping.
jesse kyzer
1949 DOUGLAS DC3C-R-1830-90C
THANK YOU! to everyone who helps keep these Ol birds flying
Eberhard Hoberg
8th, may - 61 years ago was my very first flight in such an DC-3 and can still remember the interior. Very impressive.
Hans ToorensPhoto Uploader
HFF's DC-3 was delivered in 1944 as a C-47B from the Douglas plant at Long Beach, CA.
During WW II, she served in Asia flying supplies over the Himalayas (The Hump) to the Chinese.
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08-Jun-2021 DC3Laramie Rgnl ()Felts Fld () 10:42AM MDT 01:34PM PDT 3:52
07-Jun-2021 DC3Williston Basin International Airport ()Laramie Rgnl () 04:15PM CDT 06:45PM MDT 3:29
07-Jun-2021 DC3Williston Basin International Airport ()Cheyenne Rgnl () 04:15PM CDT Diverted
07-Jun-2021 DC3Cheyenne Rgnl ()Williston Basin International Airport () 07:53AM MDT 11:37AM CDT 2:44
06-Jun-2021 DC3Felts Fld ()Cheyenne Rgnl () 02:47PM PDT 08:10PM MDT 4:23
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