Aircraft Photo of C-FNWU | Douglas C-47 Skytrain | Northwest Territorial Airways | AirHistory.net
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:C-FNWU
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47 Skytrain
Operator / Titles:Northwest Territorial Airways
C/n (msn):6095
Location
City / Airport:YellowknifeMap
Region / Country:Northwest Territories, Canada
Airport Codes:ICAO: CYZF   IATA: YZF   Local: CYZF   Other: -
 
Photo Date:March 1989
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Photo ID: 145466
Photographer's Remark

This C-47 saw a lot of the world starting with the 10th Army Air Force as 41-18689 flying out of India to China. Transferred to North Africa before the end of WWII, it was de-mobbed in Cairo in July 1945 and became TC-AKA with DHY (Devlet Hava Yollari) a year later. Next with General Mills, Inc in 1954, the aircraft came to Canada in 1970 as CF-NWU with Northwest Territorial Airways. Sold to Buffalo Airways in July 1991, it went to the USA as N62BA several months later. The registration was cancelled in 1994.

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