Search results - "75th"
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425 viewsAirline: unknownType: DC-3Registration: N5106XAirport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 24, 2010Two men in their respective uniforms salute this venerable ship that saved the lives of countless soldiers during her duties in WWII.
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424 viewsAirline: Legend AirwaysType: DC-3Registration: N25641Airport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 25, 2010One of the many aircraft participating in "The Last Time" gathering marking the 75th anniversary of the first flight of the DC3.
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423 viewsAirline: TWAType: DC-2Registration: N13711Airport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 26, 2010A private time with a rare aircraft during this early morning shoot. Between 7 and 9am the ramp became inundated with various photographers from around the world here to catch the great rays, clear skies, and vintage machines!
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399 viewsAirline: EasternType: DC-3Registration: N18121Airport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 24, 2010Stunningly restored in period Eastern colors this DC-3 arrives with gazing eyes at 4:19 pm.
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415 viewsAirline: Herpa miniature modelsType: DC-3Registration: N143DAirport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 25th, 2010Themed as 75th anniversary lead ship also flies for the Herpa miniature model maker.
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401 viewsAirline: unknownType: DC-3Registration: N5106XAirport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 25, 2010One of the many aircraft participating in "The Last Time" gathering marking the 75th anniversary of the first flight of the DC3.
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397 viewsAirline: N/AType: DC-3Registration: N/AAirport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 25, 2010Three gooneybirds fly in formation over a wide array of classics at the small airfield in central Illinois.
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374 viewsType: DC-3Registration: 41-6315Airport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 25, 2010This was one of two aircraft that sold rides at $300 and flew during the weekend in celebration of the DC-3's 75th anniversary.
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393 viewsType: DC-3Registration: N5106XAirport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 25, 2010One of the many aircraft participating in "The Last Time" gathering marking the 75th anniversary of the first flight of the DC3.
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398 viewsType: DC-3 C-47Registration: N47SJ 348608Airport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: JULY 25, 2010One of the many aircraft participating in "The Last Time" gathering marking the 75th anniversary of the first flight of the DC3.
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358 viewsAirline: unknownType: DC-3 C-47Registration: AF43770Airport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 25, 2010One of the many aircraft participating in "The Last Time" gathering marking the 75th anniversary of the first flight of the DC3.
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389 viewsAirline: TWAType: DC-2Registration: NC12411Airport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 25th, 2010Distinctive nose section of one of the rare Douglas DC-2 aircraft still flyable in TWA colors. You can see the thinner fuselage compared to the DC-3. This DC-2 was the highlight ship of the show, actually left ahead of the DC-3 formation.
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508 viewsAirline: N/AType: DC-3Registration: N/AAirport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 25th, 2010View of 16 gooneybirds from perimeter road where a row of vehicles parked on Monday for the mass departure flight to the Oshkosh airshow.
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398 viewsAirline: Canadian WarplaneType: DC-3Registration: C-GDAKAirport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 25th, 2010Canadian Warplane Heritage's DC-3 represents a Dakota of 436 Squadron in the WWII Burma theatre. "Canucks Unlimited". This venerable DC-3 has over 81000 hours.
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396 viewsAirline: PiedmontType: DC-3Registration: N44VAirport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 25, 2010In April of 2010 the Carolina Aviation Museum moved into a few facility at the Charlotte-Douglas International Airport at 4672 First Flight Drive, Charlotte, NC 28208. The Carolinas Aviation Museum displays a collection of over 50 static aircraft, and a wealth of smaller historic items related to aviation in the North & South Carolinas.
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352 viewsAirline: N/AType: DC-3 C-47Registration: N/AAirport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 25, 2010Nice dual row DC-3 line-up of 12 visible DC-3's. On Saturday and Sunday we had 20 total arrive and Friday days end there were seven on the ground.
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365 viewsAirline: unknownType: DC-3Registration: N47060Airport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 26, 2010One of the 27 Douglas DC-3's that showed up at Whiteside County airport in the middle of corn fields for the 75th anniversary DC-3 celebration called "The Last Time".
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382 viewsAirline: N/AType: DC-3 C-47Registration: N/AAirport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 26, 2010Rare view these days! A few of the 27 Douglas DC-3's that showed up at Whiteside County airport in the middle of corn fields for the 75th anniversary DC-3 celebration called "The Last Time".
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410 viewsAirline: Western Type: DC-3Registration: NC33644Airport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 26, 2010Originally delivered to United airlines as NC33644 she looks perfect arriving at SQI. One of the 27 Douglas DC-3's that showed up at Whiteside County airport in the middle of corn fields for the 75th anniversary DC-3 celebration called "The Last Time".
NC13711_7-26-10.jpg
391 viewsAirline: Seattle Museum of Flight - based VNYType: DC-2Registration: NC13711Airport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 26, 2010A special visitor to "The Last Time" was TWA DC-2 piloted by Clay Lacy. This Douglas DC-2 is one of only two examples remaining in the world. The aircraft has a MGTOW of only 19,200 pounds, and is flown normally around 14,000 pounds. It holds 600 gallons of fuel, and can remain airborne for almost 8 hours. The aircraft has rarely been seen in flight at any airshows since 1985, and has never been to Oshkosh for AirVenture.
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415 viewsAirline: Dan Merritt and Eric ThunType: DC-3Registration: N353MM NC43XXAirport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 26, 2010"The Thunderbird" is a freshly restored C-53 paratrooper plane with D-day history. Current configuration is a deluxe family airliner with 19 seats. One of the 27 Douglas DC-3's that showed up at Whiteside County airport in the middle of corn fields for the 75th anniversary DC-3 celebration called "The Last Time".
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390 viewsAirline: Dynamic AviationType: DC-3Registration: N47EAirport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 26, 2010C-47 built in 1943 US Army 43-30665 Built as a C-47A in Long Beach California, it rolled off the assembly line on September 23, 1943. It operated at various stateside locations during the 40's, 50's and 60's. From 1966-1972, it operated at the U.S. Army Proving Grounds at Ft. Huachuca AZ. In May, 1975 it was surplused to Summer Institute of Linguistics, Waxhaw NC, where it operated in South America as HK-2540P. In April 1990, it was purchased by K&K Aircraft. Captains: Karl Stoltzfus Sr., Michael Stoltzfus
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397 viewsAirline: Airborne ImagingType: DC-3Registration: N737HAirport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 26, 2010One of the 27 Douglas DC-3's that showed up at Whiteside County airport in the middle of corn fields for the 75th anniversary DC-3 celebration called "The Last Time".
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345 viewsAirline: Airborne Imaging Inc.Type: DC-3Registration: N737HAirport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 26, 2010One of the 27 Douglas DC-3's that showed up at Whiteside County airport in the middle of corn fields for the 75th anniversary DC-3 celebration called "The Last Time".
KN456_7-26-10.jpg
381 viewsAirline: Canadian Warplane Heritage MuseumType: C-47Registration: C-GDAKAirport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 26, 2010Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum based at CYHM. One of the 27 Douglas DC-3's that showed up at Whiteside County airport in the middle of corn fields for the 75th anniversary DC-3 celebration called "The Last Time".
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