Great profiles of the Douglas DC-3 / C-47.
Author: Simon Glancey
Submitted by:   Date: 06-03-2006
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Douglas DC-3s in Profile

by Simon Glancey
British European Airways Douglas C-47
G-AGHL "RMA Lanoe Hawker" circa 1948


BKS Aerocharter Limited Douglas C-47
G-AMSF circa 1953


British Oversea Airways Corporation Douglas C-47
G-AGKF circa 1948


British United Airways Douglas C-47
G-AKNB circa 1967


KLM Royal Dutch Airlines Douglas C-47
PH-DAZ circa 1955


KLM Royal Dutch Airlines Douglas C-47
PH-DAI circa 1960


Skyways Coach Air Douglas C-47
G-AMWW circa 1967


American Airlines Douglas DC-3
NC16013 "Flagship Virginia" circa 1940


Braniff International Airways Douglas DC-3
N61350 circa 1953


Continental Airlines Douglas DC-3
N16061 circa 1962


Delta Air Lines Douglas DC-3
NC2834 "City of Atlanta" circa 1940


Eastern Air Lines Douglas DC-3
N15567 circa 1952


Swiss Air Lines Douglas DC-3
HB-IRO circa 1938


TWA Douglas DC-3
NC1947 circa 1943


United Air Lines Douglas DC-3
NC16063 "Mainliner San Francisco" circa 1940


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by Simon Glancey

Member Comments :

comment by: selier posted on 06-06-2006 #2132
Simon,
It's beautifull to have all those dakota's together. Recently I became owner of the Monogram 1/48 Eastern Airlines DC-3. Although the fit is not perfect it's my second DC-3 in the same 1/48 scale. My first one is discolored, black decals so I have to strip it, and refurbisch it again. It should be nice to have more decals in the 1/48 scale. May-be it's possible that one of the members could write an article about building this DC-3?

regards Bert