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Dakota DC-3



Legendary leviathan.

Like an

albatross, it seemed nearly impossible

that it could even take off, skimming

waves at increasing speed, revving up

its four engines.

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The DC3 has earned the epithet

“Workhorse of the Skies”. Thousands

were produced from the 30s to the

50s by the Douglas Aircraft works.

Some are still flying!

flat or corrugated metal sheet attached to a

lightweight frame

functioning ailerons and tail rudder.

check out the cabin through the portholes, lots of