Aircraft Photo of 53-0044 / 30044 | Douglas C-124C Globemaster II | USA - Air Force | AirHistory.net #29617
Aircraft
Registration / Serial53-0044
Alternate Serial30044
Aircraft Original TypeDouglas C-124 Globemaster II
Aircraft Generic TypeDouglas C-124 Globemaster II
Aircraft VersionDouglas C-124C Globemaster II
C/n (msn)44339
Operator / TitlesUSA - Air Force
Location
City / AirportManchester - InternationalMap
Region / CountryEngland, United Kingdom
Airport CodesICAO: EGCC   IATA: MAN   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo DateSeptember 1959
Photo byR.A.Scholefield
Photo ID: 29617
Photo Comment

Operating a cargo flight from Manchester Ringway after the closure of nearby Burtonwood AFB. This aircraft later became the last C-124C to remain active with the USAF - retired in November 1974. Later to N3153F and preserved in Las Vegas, but eventually scrapped in March 2001.

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