- Last US Navy Skytrain II Retired. // Aviation News;Sep2014, p16
The article reports that the U.S. Navy decided to retire its McDonnell Douglas C-9B Skytrain II aircraft through a ceremony held at the Naval Air Station in Whidbey Island, Washington on June 28, 2014.
- DC-3 marks 60 years of flight. R.G. // Flying;Apr96, Vol. 123 Issue 4, p90
Features the Douglas DC-3 transport plane. Celebration of 60th anniversary of service; Historical information; Success and longevity.
- The way it was. Morgan, Len // Flying;Sep95, Vol. 122 Issue 9, p86
Features the Douglas DC-3 transport airplane. Historical background; Construction of C-47 airplane, the military version of DC-3; Takeoff weight for an airline DC-3; Retirement of the DC-3; Contribution of the DC-3 to flying.
- Clippers to the Rescue. Niderost, Eric // Aviation History;Nov2012, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p30
The article presents a history of the Pacific theater of World War II, focusing on ways in which flying boats, or seaplanes, contributed to the success of the Allied powers in providing supplies toward military campaigns. Particular focus is given to the role played by the U.S. Naval Air...
- Historic aircraft. Polmar, Norman // Naval History;Apr2000, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p12
Focuses on the historic aircraft C-47 of the United States. Aircraft's performance as a transport plane for the armed forces of the US and other countries; Variations in the aircraft design; Aircraft's performance during World War II.
- Airwork. Benenson, Tom // Flying;Dec2006, Vol. 133 Issue 12, p104
The article relates the author's experiences while flying the Herpa DC-3 plane to during the AirVenture show in the U.S.
- Video: Flagship Detroit DC-3. // AVweb;4/ 5/2014, Vol. 21 Issue 14f, p9
A video featuring the Flagship Detroit, the oldest flying airworthy DC-3 in the world, is presented.
- Bad Karma in Kentucky. LUNKEN, MARTHA // Flying;Dec2012, Vol. 139 Issue 12, p54
The author reflects on her bad experience while flying a DC-3 aircraft over a Goon in southwest of Louisville, Kentucky.
- Airwork. Benenson, Tom // Flying;Dec2011, Vol. 138 Issue 12, p72
The article offers information on the history of the career of the 69-year-old DC-3 airplane which experiences a lot of challenges in the commercial airline service.