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CURTISS Commando (N78774) - 1944 C-46F
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CURTISS Commando (N78774)

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1944 C-46F

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GOOD , BEATIFUL
chalet
The R-2800s on this particular aircraft emit a sound that is incredible and peculiar to the C-46 and which is totally different from that of coming off from the DC-6, Convair 340, A/B-26 and others using the same engines and this is due to the size and shape of the cowlings, exhaust manifold and wings all of which conform a "sound box" and needless to say I enjoy them all.
Dirk Fierens
awesome shot.
Dave Sheehy
Sam-Glad you posted a pic of the C-46 in flight. I don't recall seeing one before. It is an attractive airplane while in the air, not so much on the ground. Nice work! 5* shot
sam kumineczPhoto Uploader
Thanks Dave, it was good to see. Wish there were more on the circuit.
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