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Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3/C-47/C-53/R4D/Dakota - USA
C-47 (ex DC-3-G202A)
Serial: 2016 Unit: North Atlantic Wing, Air Transport Command, USAAF October 1943. This Douglas C-47 Skytrain carried at its yellow fuselage band the badge of ATC (Air Transport Command) of USAAF formed on 1st July 1942. Regarding their number C-47 had the largest share in the ATC-Fleet, and also they regularly passed over Himalaya between India and China. C-47B was specially modified for these extreme heights.