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    Airframe Family: Douglas DC-1 / DC-2/R2D / DC-3 Dakota / C-47/R4D Skytrain / C-53 Skytrooper
    Latest Model:C-47A-30-DK
    Last Military Serial:43-48073 USAAF
    Construction Number:13889
    Last Civil Registration:N93043
    Latest Owner or Location:US Department of Agriculture

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    Dates

    Event

    Constructed as a C-47A-30-DK by Douglas at Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA.

    Circa 1943

    Taken on Strength/Charge with the United States Army Air Force with s/n 43-48073.

    New construction number, 25334, assigned to the airframe.

    Markings Applied: 0-48073
    Placed on display.

    July 1968

    To 7th Special Operations Squadron, Ramstein Air Base, Germany.

    May 1973

    Returned to the US.

    June 1973

    Transferred to Warner-Robins Air Materiel Area.
    Sent to Warner-Robins for issue to the as N94043. Struck off USAF charge on.

    18 January 1974

    Struck off Strength/Charge from the United States Air Force.

    To US Department of Agriculture with c/r N94043 (DC3C, 43-48073).

    14 February 1981

    To unknown owner with c/r N93043.
    Sale reported to a new owner in Tulsa, OK.


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