Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown State, United States
Photo Date:September 1934
Photo from:AirHistory Photo Archive
Photo ID:141988Submit Correction
View count: 102
Famous racing pilot 'Colonel' Roscoe Turner leased the first Boeing 247D from United Airlines for his partiicipation in the MacRobertson Air Race. It is seen here over the USA already wearing its race number 5. The number 57, referring to Heinz's 57 ketchup varieties, and the name Warner Bros. Comet were added to please Turner's sponsors. Photo from: San Diego Air & Space Museum
Registration / Serial:NR257Y
Aircraft Version:Boeing 247D
C/n (msn):1953
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:September 1934
Photo from:AirHistory Photo Archive
Location:In Flight
Region / Country:Unknown State, United States
Photo Date:September 1934
Photo from:AirHistory Photo Archive
Photo ID:141988Submit Correction
View count: 102
Famous racing pilot 'Colonel' Roscoe Turner leased the first Boeing 247D from United Airlines for his partiicipation in the MacRobertson Air Race. It is seen here over the USA already wearing its race number 5. The number 57, referring to Heinz's 57 ketchup varieties, and the name Warner Bros. Comet were added to please Turner's sponsors. Photo from: San Diego Air & Space Museum
Registration / Serial:NR257Y
Aircraft Version:Boeing 247D
C/n (msn):1953
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:September 1934
Photo from:AirHistory Photo Archive