Aviation Photo #1248679 Douglas C-47A Skytrain (DC-3) - Untitled

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Dawn at Midland. This Skytrain, titled "Mr. C, It's Tuesday", is flown by the Cavanaugh Flight Museum and is based at Addison, TX.
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    Curt D. Jans
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    Douglas C-47A Skytrain (DC-3)
    Douglas DC-3 (C-47/53/117/R4D/Skytrain/Dakota)
    Douglas DC-3 (C-47/53/117/R4D/Skytrain/Dakota)
    Douglas
    20401
    N33VW
    320401/C8-C
    Midland (/ Odessa) - International (Regional)
    Texas
    USA
    October 2, 2004
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Comments (22)

Anonymous
10 years ago
Fantastic picture. You captured THE instant!
Anonymous
10 years ago
You've managed to create the effect that this fantastic machine is flying into a beautiful sunset - well done!
Anonymous
10 years ago
A very beautiful shot!
Anonymous
10 years ago
This must be one of the best pictures on this site. Excellent composition. Excellent atmosphere. Excellent quality. Definitely 5 Stars.
Well done, Curt!
Anonymous
10 years ago
Well..This photo is really touching and maybe one of the best on that page. Great work !!!!!
Anonymous
10 years ago
The essence of flight. Thank you.
Anonymous
10 years ago
Wow, that is absolutly amazing. My favorite shot. Good shot
Anonymous
10 years ago
It looks like a WWII picture...
Anonymous
10 years ago
No mistaking this old girl of the skies. Magic!
Anonymous
10 years ago
Beautiful sunset reflecting on the metal fuselage of the aircraft
Anonymous
10 years ago
Beautifull shot.. never came acros such an awesome picture..best for desktop walpaper..
Anonymous
10 years ago
Great way of capturing the best of Aviation.
Anonymous
10 years ago
Maybe one of the most beautiful pictures made of an airplane ever! love it!
Anonymous
10 years ago
This beautiful C-47 staring up at the skies he once so prudly used to fly in. Absolutely classic photo. Nice job
Anonymous
10 years ago
Beautiful plane, beautiful sunset...!!! very goood !!!!
Anonymous
10 years ago
One of the best pics that i've found here... My wallpaper since then :) B.E.A.U.T.I.F.U.L ;)
Anonymous
10 years ago
No... i have to say this... Its the grannie of the skies :) Dont care about the age, care about the history, about the spirit and will to fly since it was made :) And the sun reflection... Like back in time... :)
Anonymous
10 years ago
Truly shows to beauty of aviation !
Anonymous
10 years ago
The engine is off?!!!?
however beautiful
Anonymous
9 years ago
A big old aircraft looking to the horizon and try to figure out all the great things that he done. The best photo EVER, in my opinion of course!
Anonymous
9 years ago
Great shot
Anonymous
9 years ago
King Douglas is making a move on A.net
with this classy photo ;)

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