Aircraft Photo of VH-TAK | Douglas C-47A Skytrain | Forrestair | AirHistory.net #35150
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:VH-TAK
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):13338
Operator / Titles:Forrestair
Aircraft Name:Peter Sleigh
Location
City / Airport:Melbourne - EssendonMap
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Airport Codes:ICAO: YMEN   IATA: MEB   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:30 December 1977
Photo by:David 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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