DC-4: Airplane With a Heritage Part I

DC-4: Airplane With a Heritage Part I
Braniff Airways and the Douglas Aircraft Company, Inc (then based in Santa Monica, California) went to great lengths to prove to the flying public that the DC-4 was safe and well proven aircraft. Fascinating text in two parts from this introductory brochure shares a great history of the fine War record of the DC-4 renamed C-54 for military use, and then it's eventual post war conversion back into an airliner.Click on image for close up look