Monthly Archive: March 2016

Mar 02

DOUGLAS C-47 SKYTRAIN

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  The military career of the Douglas DC series began in 1936, when the U.S. Army Air Corps ordered a pair of DC-2 commercial transports under the designation C-32. A contract followed for 18 DC-2s in the C-33 freighter configuration and two more as C-34 staff transports. In 1937, the U.S. Army ordered a plane …

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