Douglas DST-144, NC14988 / 1494, American Airlines (AA / AAL)
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Construction Number: 1494
Model Douglas DST-144
Operator: American Airlines (AA / AAL)
Airport: In Flight, International Airspace
Photographer: R.A.Scholefield Collection
Date Taken: 1936
The prototype DC-3/DST "Flagship Texas" wearing "Flagship Skysleeper" titles shortly before delivery on 11 July 1936. It had f/f on 17 December 1935. This historic a/c was sadly lost in a crash on 15 October 1942. From Douglas 60 years ago.