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Columbine III

1953 Lockheed VC-121E Super Constellation C/N 4151

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Latest photos of 53-7885
  • 53-7885 @ FFO - VC-121E - by Florida Metal by Florida Metal @ FFO
  • 53-7885 @ FFO - Columbine III - by Florida Metal by Florida Metal @ FFO
  • 53-7885 @ FFO - VC-121E Colombine III used by President Eisenhower - by Florida Metal by Florida Metal @ FFO
  • 53-7885 @ KFFO - This was Dwight D. Eisenhower's personal mount, replacing the VC-54C of Harry S Truman.  This aircraft was superseded by the VC-137C (Boeing 707) under President Kennedy.  Columbine III served as a VIP transport through 1966, when she was retired. - by Daniel L. Berek by Daniel L. Berek @ KFFO

Airframe Info

Model:VC-121E Super Constellation    Search all Lockheed VC-121E Super Constellation
Year built:1953
Construction Number (C/N):4151
Aircraft Type:Fixed wing multi engine
Number of Seats:30
Number of Engines:4
Engine Type:Reciprocating
Engine Manufacturer and Model:Wright R-3350-91
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Registration Number:53-7885
Alternative Code/Name:Columbine III
Current Status:Preserved


Owner:National Museum of the United States Air Force
Address:, Dayton, OH
United States