Aircraft Photo of N6174C | Douglas DC-6A | Northern Air Cargo - NAC | AirHistory.net #7240
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:N6174C
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-6A
C/n (msn):44075 / 451
Operator / Titles:Northern Air Cargo - NAC
Location
City / Airport:Anchorage - Ted Stevens InternationalMap
Region / Country:Alaska, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: PANC   IATA: ANC   Local: ANC   Other: -
 
Photo Date:6 June 2006
Photo by:Aad van der Voet
Photo ID: 7240
Photo Comment

At the time of this photo, Northern Air Cargo's once very impressive DC-6 fleet was slowly being phased out by NAC's new owners, and was already down to five flyable aircraft. Only four of them saw fairly frequent use, one of which was this N6174C (ex C-GBYN, N1281, N402US, N34959). It was acquired by them in June 2002, and eventually withdrawn from use in Sep 2008. A little over a year later this oldie was bought by Everts Air Cargo, and was still in use with them by 2016.

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