Aircraft 43-49270 Data

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1944 Douglas C-47B-15-DK Skytrain C/N 15086/26531

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Latest photos of 43-49270
  • 43-49270 @ KGUS - nose art - by olivier Cortot by olivier Cortot @ KGUS
  • 43-49270 @ KGUS - Grissom AFB Museum, 1980 - scanned from a print - by John Meneely by John Meneely @ KGUS
  • 43-49270 @ GUS - C-47B at the Grissom AFB Museum - by Glenn E. Chatfield by Glenn E. Chatfield @ GUS

Airframe Info

Model:C-47B-15-DK Skytrain    Search all Douglas C-47B-15-DK Skytrain
Year built:1944
Construction Number (C/N):15086/26531
Aircraft Type:Fixed wing multi engine
Number of Seats:30
Number of Engines:2
Engine Type:Reciprocating
Engine Manufacturer and Model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90B


Registration Number:43-49270
Current Status:Preserved


Address:, Grissom AFB, IN
United States

User Comments

Glenn E. Chatfield, 2012-02-14 14:08:09
 This plane was delivered to the USAAF in November 1944, but no record card exists for its service. It was acquired for display at Grissom AFB museum in August 1978.