Photographer: John Maloney
Douglas, c/n 42961; Photographer: John Maloney, Location: KHND, Las Vegas, Henderson, Nevada, USA, 2017
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Douglas, c/n 42961, DC-3D

Manufacturer: Douglas Latest Type:
Manufactured as:
Construction Number: 42961 Year: 1946
Lastest Registration: N3006 Former Registrations: N3006 , NC3000
Nickname: "Esther Mae"
Airworthy: Airworthy yes
Owner: DC3 Flying Circus, LLC Location of the Plane: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Engines: Pratt & Whitney R-1830-94
  • Apri, 1946: It was converted to a DC-3D, purchased by the "Swiftlite Corporation".
  • It originally had Pratt & Whitney R1830-90C engines.
  • 2010: photo 1 and photo 2 with a description of the plane
  • "Twelve passenger configuration featuring a forward four place double club".
  • Information about the plane at
  • Reported to be owned by Jon Phelps, founder of the Full Sail University, see

last change: May 24, 2021

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