Aircraft Photo of 72-1876 / 01876 | McDonnell Douglas YC-15A | USA - Air Force | AirHistory.net #48376
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:72-1876
Alternate Serial:01876
Aircraft Original Type:McDonnell Douglas C-15
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas C-15
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas YC-15A
C/n (msn):[ 72-1876 ]
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
Location
City / Airport:FarnboroughMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGLF   IATA: FAB   Local: -   Other: -
Event:Farnborough International 1976
 
Photo Date:10 September 1976
Photo by:Mick Bajcar
Photo ID: 48376
Photo Comment

The second and final YC15 built as an experimental STOL pure jet transport on its take off roll for a demonstration at the 1976 Farnborough Airshow. Whilst never put into production this design lead to the development of the much larger C-17

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