Aircraft Photo of VH-TAK | Douglas C-47A Skytrain | Forrestair | AirHistory.net #35150
Aircraft
Registration / SerialVH-TAK
Aircraft Original TypeDouglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic TypeDouglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft VersionDouglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn)13338
Operator / TitlesForrestair
Aircraft NamePeter Sleigh
Location
City / AirportMelbourne - EssendonMap
Region / CountryVictoria, Australia
Airport CodesICAO: YMEN   IATA: MEB   Local: YMEN   Other: -
 
Photo Date30 December 1977
Photo byDavid Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)
Photo ID: 35150
Photo Comment

Built at Oklahoma City in May 1944 as a Douglas C-47A-25-DK and allocated serial number 42-108949 US Air Force. Transferred to the RAAF as A65-52 June 4 1944. Sold to TAA in September 1946, and entered the Australian register as VH-TAK.

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