Aircraft Photo of D-23 | Douglas C-47A Skytrain | Czechoslovakia - Air Force | #7791
Registration / Serial:D-23
Other Marks:4
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):19580
Operator Titles:Czechoslovakia - Air Force
City / Airport:Manchester - InternationalMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGCC   IATA: MAN   Local: -   Other: -
Photo Date:10 August 1947
Photo by:R.A.Scholefield
Photo ID: 7791
Photo Comment

Very rare image of a Czechoslovak A.F. Dakota visiting Ringway in 1947. Taken from inside a DH.89 Dragon Rapide to evade the Czech guards. Ex USAF 43-15114. Operating a freight charter from Prague for CSA.

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