DC-6’s of United Airlines

Webp.net-resizeimage (3)With all four turning, Dad looks things over from the right seat in the late 1950’s. He was giving a check ride to a new captain.Webp.net-resizeimage (2)Aloha for gaily colored shirted and lei bedecked “Air Tourists” as they deplane during an early evening arrival in Honolulu. I say “Air Tourist” because that is the logo next to the door. This DC-6 (N37544) was delivered in 1950 and flew many a mile for United. According to my dad’s log book, he last flew this aircraft in 1961.Webp.net-resizeimage (1)United Flight 2609 is readied for another load of revenue. (Note the “Flight 2609” sign in the rear window.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s