Northeast Airlines DC-3, Presque Isle, ca. 1945

Contributed by Presque Isle Air Museum

Description

A Northeast Airlines DC-3 is parked at the post World War II Presque Isle Air Terminal Building on outer Mechanic Street bordering Presque Isle Army Air Field.

Northeast Airlines DC-3s (as redesignated C-47s) and Northeast Airlines air crews performed survey and rescue flights from Presque Isle from 1941-1945. Commercial service resumed at the airfield about mid 1945.

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About This Item

  • Title: Northeast Airlines DC-3, Presque Isle, ca. 1945
  • Creation Date: circa 1945
  • Subject Date: circa 1945
  • Local Name: Mechanic Street
  • Town: Presque Isle
  • County: Aroostook
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 20 cm x 25 cm
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Presque Isle Air Museum
650 Airport Drive Suite 4, Presque Isle, ME 04769
(207) 764-2543

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