Daniel L. Berek's Photo Gallery

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52-10893 photo, click to enlarge
DWF Airport, 2013-04-13
Nice to see this classic aircraft among the celebrities in the Presidential Gallery.
N1104W photo, click to enlarge
Now beautifully restored, this fine aircraft graces the huge hall of the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.
N2290F photo, click to enlarge
This aircraft was designed as an eight-passenger airliner. During World War II, the RAF purchased the aircraft as an air ambulance, named the Dominie.
53-7885 photo, click to enlarge
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 This aircraft was superseded by the VC-137C (Boeing 707) under President Kennedy.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.
46-505 photo, click to enlarge
President Truman's mount was restored with its distinctive eagle scheme in 1977.
46-505 photo, click to enlarge
President Harry Truman ordered the 29th DC-6 off the Santa Monica production line as his personal transport.
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This was the first purpose-built presidential transport, used by FDR and Truman.
N105CA photo, click to enlarge
This wonderful bird is now on display at the Champaign Aviation Museum, where patrons are allowed to walk through the aircraft.
N19903 photo, click to enlarge
This has to be one of the most elegant airliners ever built.