Aircraft Photo of D-366 | Junkers F 13fe |
Registration / Serial:"D-366"
Aircraft Original Type:Junkers F 13
Aircraft Generic Type:Junkers F 13
Aircraft Version:Junkers F 13fe
C/n (msn):2018
City / Area:Munich / Deutsches Museum [ Off-Airport ]Map
Collection:Deutsches Museum
Photo Date:26 August 2010
Photo by:Peter de JongContact
Photo ID: 1017
Photographer's Remark

First flown in June 1919, the metal Junkers F 13 was one of the first real airliners. No aircraft could look more like a Meccano toy plane, but have a good look and see how advanced it actually was for its day. The aircraft shown here was delivered to Afghanistan in 1928 and by 1937 it served with the Afghan Air Force. In 1968 it was recovered from a scrapyard in Kabul and donated to the museum. It's been on display here since 1984. The real D-366 was c/n 723.

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