Aircraft Photo of N48211 | Douglas C-47J Skytrain | Southern Airways | #42537
Registration / Serial:N48211
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47J Skytrain
C/n (msn):26718/15273
Operator / Titles:Southern Airways
City / Airport:Birmingham - Shuttlesworth InternationalMap
Region / Country:Alabama, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: KBHM   IATA: BHM   Local: BHM   Other: -
Collection:Southern Museum of Flight
Photo Date:6 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. Gardiner
Photo ID: 42537
Photo Comment

This C-47 was built in 1944 and served with the Navy as 50814. It then passed to the US Army Electronics Command for use as an airborne electronic test bed. It is now enjoying retirement in this new scheme at the super Southern Museum of Flight.

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