2709 results found
Registration / Serial:N100Z
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:US Forest Service - USFS
C/n (msn):20494
City / Airport:Abbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Region / Country:British Columbia, Canada
Photo Date:June 1986
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Photo ID:26801
View count: 56
C47A 43-16028 became N100 with the Civil Aviation Authority in 1947. Transferred with a temporary registration N8785 to the US Forest Service and then reverted back to the original registration. The aircraft underwent a Basler turbo conversion in 1991 and was re-registered N142Z. Sold to Ken Borek Air as C-GKKB in March 2013, it's current with North Star Air at the time of uploading.
Registration / Serial:N100Z
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:US Forest Service - USFS
C/n (msn):20494
City / Airport:Abbotsford (CYXX / YXX)
Photo Date:June 1986
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Registration / Serial:VH-SBO
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
Operator / Titles:Travmar
C/n (msn):6108
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:November 1979
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:26792
View count: 25
VH-SBO returned to the Australian register in January 1979 after five years in Papua New Guinea as P2-SBO and then P2-ANT. It was little used and in January 1981 it was cancelled from the register. On September 15, 1982 it was damaged by a suicidal pilot at Bankstown airport. -SBO was later hauled off by the airport fire service but the nose was removed for preservation.
Registration / Serial:VH-SBO
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
Operator / Titles:Travmar
C/n (msn):6108
City / Airport:Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (YSSY / SYD)
Photo Date:November 1979
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:VH-SBW
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
C/n (msn):27110/15665
Aircraft Name:Jim Taylor
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:November 1969
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:26787
View count: 27
VH-SBW was imported into Australia in 1965 from the UK, where it was G-AMZH. TAA operated it in Papua New Guinea, then an Australian colony. At the time of the photo it had been repainted by Hawker de Havilland at Bankstown into TAA's new livery. In 1973 -SBW was sold to the Air Niugini, the new national airline of an independent PNG, as P2-SBW (later P2-ANQ).
Registration / Serial:VH-SBW
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
Operator / Titles:Trans-Australia Airlines - TAA
C/n (msn):27110/15665
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)
Photo Date:November 1969
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:F-AZOX
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
Operator / Titles:Chalair Aviation
Operator Painted:USA - Air Force
C/n (msn):33352/16604
City / Airport:La Ferté-Alais (LFFQ)Map
Country:France
Event:Le Temps des Hélices 2013
Photo Date:18 May 2013
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Photo ID:26737
View count: 33
Registration / Serial:F-AZOX
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
Operator / Titles:Chalair Aviation
Operator Painted:USA - Air Force
C/n (msn):33352/16604
City / Airport:La Ferté-Alais (LFFQ)
Photo Date:18 May 2013
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Registration / Serial:SX-ECF
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas TC-47J Skytrain
Operator / Titles:Ypiresia Politikis Aeroporias
C/n (msn):33206/16458
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)Map
Country:Greece
Photo Date:23 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:26721
View count: 33
Greek CAA airways checking aircraft ex USN 99836 and FAA N73 still operational in 1973
Registration / Serial:SX-ECF
Aircraft Version:Douglas TC-47J Skytrain
Operator / Titles:Ypiresia Politikis Aeroporias
C/n (msn):33206/16458
City / Airport:Athens (LGAT / ATH) (closed)
Photo Date:23 April 1973
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:N783V
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(CF)
C/n (msn):4219
City / Airport:San Juan - Luis Muñoz Marín International (TJSJ / SJU)Map
Country:Puerto Rico
Photo Date:24 June 1978
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Photo ID:26611
View count: 33
This aircraft was formerly 41-7740, NC54088, N77C, N77U, CC-CAO, N783V and N783T
Registration / Serial:N783V
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(CF)
C/n (msn):4219
City / Airport:San Juan - Luis Muñoz Marín International (TJSJ / SJU)
Photo Date:24 June 1978
Photo by:Mick BajcarContact
Registration / Serial:VH-EDC
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:DC-3 Queensland
C/n (msn):12874
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)Map
Region / Country:New South Wales, Australia
Photo Date:March 1989
Photo by:David CarterContact
Photo ID:26599
View count: 23
VH-EDC was written off after ditching in the shallow waters of Botany Bay immediately off the end of Sydney's runway 16L on April 24, 1994. The 21 passengers, mainly students, and the four crew escaped. -EDC was recovered but was deemed uneconomical to repair due to saltwater immersion.
Registration / Serial:VH-EDC
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:DC-3 Queensland
C/n (msn):12874
City / Airport:Sydney - Bankstown (YSBK / BWU)
Photo Date:March 1989
Photo by:David CarterContact
Registration / Serial:CF-CRX
Fleetnumber:177
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3A
Operator / Titles:(Harrison Airways)
C/n (msn):19276
City / Airport:Vancouver - International (CYVR / YVR)Map
Region / Country:British Columbia, Canada
Photo Date:May 1975
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Photo ID:26597
View count: 68
C-47A 42-100813 passed through the Reconstruction Finance Corporation in 1945. Registered NC51793, it would be bought by Canadian Pacific Airlines July 23, 1946 and registered CF-CRX. It would be the airline's last piston airliner, in later years being used for pilot training and special events until sold October 23, 1974. Here with Harrison Airways in basic CP Air colors. Later christened "Tweedsmuir", it went to Futura Aviation in 1979 before exported to the USA. As N950HA, it's been withdrawn from use since 1985, presumed scrapped when the registration was cancelled in 2011.
Registration / Serial:CF-CRX
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3A
Operator / Titles:(Harrison Airways)
C/n (msn):19276
City / Airport:Vancouver - International (CYVR / YVR)
Photo Date:May 1975
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Registration / Serial:N75KW
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
Operator / Titles:Air Sunshine
C/n (msn):4861
City / Airport:Miami - International (KMIA / MIA)Map
Region / Country:Florida, United States
Photo Date:January 1976
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Photo ID:26522
View count: 30
Built for the USAAF as 41-20091. Later regns include NC30087 and N30087. Written off Sep 12, 1980 when it plunged into the sea while on approach to Freeport, Grand Bahamas.
Registration / Serial:N75KW
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C)
Operator / Titles:Air Sunshine
C/n (msn):4861
City / Airport:Miami - International (KMIA / MIA)
Photo Date:January 1976
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Registration / Serial:17168
Serial Painted:0-17168
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47H Skytrain
Operator / Titles:USA - Army
C/n (msn):12524
City / Airport:Lexington - Blue Grass (KLEX / LEX)Map
Region / Country:Kentucky, United States
Photo Date:April 1972
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Photo ID:26512
View count: 33
Assigned to the Lexington-Blue Grass Army Depot. Built as C-47A-DK, USAAF 42-92611, and transferred to the USN as R4D-5 BuNo 17168. Transferred to the Army as a C-47H, keeping the USN BuNo as the serial number.
Registration / Serial:17168
Serial Painted:0-17168
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47H Skytrain
Operator / Titles:USA - Army
C/n (msn):12524
City / Airport:Lexington - Blue Grass (KLEX / LEX)
Photo Date:April 1972
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Registration / Serial:N51AD
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3-208A
Operator / Titles:Flying Sportsmen
C/n (msn):2103
City / Airport:Fort Wayne - International (KFWA / FWA)Map
Region / Country:Indiana, United States
Photo Date:June 1970
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Photo ID:26511
View count: 34
Delivered to AA as NC21745 on February 18, 1939. As N21745 flew with Colonial and Eastern Airlines. Among other reg'ns worn are N94R, N51A, and N294R.
Registration / Serial:N51AD
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3-208A
Operator / Titles:Flying Sportsmen
C/n (msn):2103
City / Airport:Fort Wayne - International (KFWA / FWA)
Photo Date:June 1970
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Registration / Serial:N1301
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3A
Operator / Titles:Shawnee Airlines
C/n (msn):4864
City / Airport:Miami - International (KMIA / MIA)Map
Region / Country:Florida, United States
Photo Date:May 1976
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Photo ID:26489
View count: 29
Built as USAAF 41-20094, a C-53-DO. Transferred to the USN as an R4D-3, BuNo 05074, and seen here in Florida Airlines colors and Shawnee titles.
Registration / Serial:N1301
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3A
Operator / Titles:Shawnee Airlines
C/n (msn):4864
City / Airport:Miami - International (KMIA / MIA)
Photo Date:May 1976
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Registration / Serial:N88829
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C) / Hi-Per
C/n (msn):6253
City / Airport:Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson International (KATL / ATL)Map
Region / Country:Georgia, United States
Photo Date:February 1974
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Photo ID:26481
View count: 36
Built as 42-5665 and transferred to the USN as R4D-1 BuNo 37663. Modified to Hi-Per configuration for service with Avianca as HK-316. Other regns include C-316 (Colombia) and NC841.
Registration / Serial:N88829
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3(C) / Hi-Per
C/n (msn):6253
City / Airport:Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson International (KATL / ATL)
Photo Date:February 1974
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Registration / Serial:CF-JRY
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):4585
Aircraft Name:Arctic 7
City / Airport:Toronto - Lester B Pearson International (CYYZ / YYZ)Map
Region / Country:Ontario, Canada
Photo Date:September 1970
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Photo ID:26327
View count: 30
Former Shell Oil Canada DC-3 was purchased by D. G. Harris Productions in 1969 and named Arctic 7. On August 30, 1970 a storm blew it against a hangar and damaged it beyond repair.
Registration / Serial:CF-JRY
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
C/n (msn):4585
City / Airport:Toronto - Lester B Pearson International (CYYZ / YYZ)
Photo Date:September 1970
Photo by:Gary VincentContact
Registration / Serial:G-ALYF
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:British Westpoint Airlines
C/n (msn):19350
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Photo Date:October 1965
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:26229
View count: 31
Built in December 1943 for USAAF as 42-100887. To RAF as TS424 in September 1944. Converted for British European Airways as 32-seat "Pionair" G-ALYF in August 1950. Sold to Westpoint in March 1961, serving until closure of the airline in 1966.
Registration / Serial:G-ALYF
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:British Westpoint Airlines
C/n (msn):19350
City / Airport:Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
Photo Date:October 1965
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:N136D
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3...
Operator / Titles:Pinehurst Airlines
C/n (msn):18925
City / Airport:Marathon - The Florida Keys Marathon (KMTH / MTH)Map
Region / Country:Florida, United States
Photo Date:February 1974
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Photo ID:26206
View count: 52
Originally USAAF C-47A 42-100462, and previously with Ozark. Seen on a charter at Marathon, Florida.
Registration / Serial:N136D
Aircraft Version:Douglas DC-3...
Operator / Titles:Pinehurst Airlines
C/n (msn):18925
City / Airport:Marathon - The Florida Keys Marathon (KMTH / MTH)
Photo Date:February 1974
Photo by:Bob GarrardContact
Registration / Serial:"PH-ALR"
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):32966/16218
Aircraft Name:Reiger
City / Airport:Lelystad (EHLE / LEY)Map
Country:Netherlands
Collection:Aviodrome
Photo Date:14 August 2009
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:25913
View count: 44
Painted in the 1939/40 Dutch "neutrality" markings. Aircraft is the retired G-AMCA. PH-ALR was one of KLM's pre-war DC-3s (c/n 1939). The name "Reiger" is written in small letters on the nose cone.
Registration / Serial:"PH-ALR"
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:KLM - Royal Dutch Airlines
C/n (msn):32966/16218
City / Airport:Lelystad (EHLE / LEY)
Photo Date:14 August 2009
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:A65-71
Military Code:OM-N
Other Marks:VH-CIN
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Dakota
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
C/n (msn):27131/15686
City / Airport:Ballarat (YBLT)Map
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Event:Ballarat Air Show 1990
Photo Date:25 February 1990
Photo by:David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)Contact
Photo ID:25804
View count: 22
This C-47B was operated by the RAAF in historic World War II markings. It is now stored for the Australian War Memorial.
Registration / Serial:A65-71
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47B Dakota
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
C/n (msn):27131/15686
City / Airport:Ballarat (YBLT)
Photo Date:25 February 1990
Photo by:David Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)Contact
Registration / Serial:39061
Other Marks:F-620
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-117D (DC-3S)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):43344
City / Airport:Pensacola - NAS / Forrest Sherman Field (KNPA / NPA)Map
Region / Country:Florida, United States
Photo Date:4 August 1975
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Photo ID:25717
View count: 40
Converted from C-47 to R4D-8 Super Dakota in 1952. Served the Pensacola station flight from October 1969 until July 1976.
Registration / Serial:39061
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-117D (DC-3S)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):43344
City / Airport:Pensacola - NAS / Forrest Sherman Field (KNPA / NPA)
Photo Date:4 August 1975
Photo by:R.A.ScholefieldContact
Registration / Serial:VH-SBL
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-3
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-3 (C-47 Skytrain/Dakota)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:Travair Western Australia
C/n (msn):12056
City / Airport:Brisbane (YBBN / BNE)Map
Region / Country:Queensland, Australia
Photo Date:May 1987
Photo by:Peter GatesContact
Photo ID:25709
View count: 36
Late Afternoon shot at Eagle Farm. Scanned from my K64 Slide.
Registration / Serial:VH-SBL
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-47A Skytrain
Operator / Titles:Travair Western Australia
C/n (msn):12056
City / Airport:Brisbane (YBBN / BNE)
Photo Date:May 1987
Photo by:Peter GatesContact