Aircraft Photo of N53594 | Curtiss C-46F Commando | Confederate Air Force | China Air Service Command | AirHistory.net #79270
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:N53594
Aircraft Original Type:Curtiss-Wright CW-20
Aircraft Generic Type:Curtiss C-46 Commando (CW-20)
Aircraft Version:Curtiss C-46F Commando
C/n (msn):22486
Operator / Titles:Confederate Air Force
Operator Painted:China Air Service Command
Aircraft Name:Humpty Dumpty / Ole 94
Location
City / Airport:Van NuysMap
Region / Country:California, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: KVNY   IATA: VNY   Local: VNY   Other: -
 
Photo Date:5 June 1982
Photo by:Gerard Helmer
Photo ID: 79270
Photo Comment

Flown by the Confederate Air Force and painted in China Air Service Command colours (which somewhat resemble today's Taiwan Air Force colours). In the late 1980s this became CAF's well-known "China Doll".

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