1945 McDonnell Douglas DC-3 For Sale, United States

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side view of a mcdonnell douglas dc-3 with the historical Pan American Airways livery
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North America + Canada, United States - VA
Year
1945
S/N
34378
Reg
N33611
TT
17896

Aircraft Highlights

One of a kind corporate configured 1945 Douglas DC-3. S/N 34378 is the former transport of the Columbia Broadcasting System, Outboard and Marine Manufacturing and EAA. Low total time with only 17,896 hours. This DC-3 was the last of its model to operate carrying passengers for a Part 121 Air Carrier on the US registry and also has a number of historic aviation figures in its logbook such as Paul Poberezney and Jimmy Leeward to name a few. S/N 34378 was the cover for Flying Magazine in August 1981 and AOPA Magazine in December 2016. This is a rare turn-key opportunity to purchase an exceptionally cared for DC-3 with spare parts and support equipment.

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  • AIRFRAME / ENGINES / APU / WEIGHT / TOTAL TIME / TOTAL LANDING

    AIRFRAME

    17,896 Total Time
    17,708 Landings

    ENGINES

    Pratt & Whitney R1830-94 rated to 1,350 hp ea.
    Left Engine overhauled by Anderson Aero Engines in 2013 - 152 SMOH
    Right Engine bearing replaced by Anderson Aero Engines in 2013 - 920 SMOH
    Note: Both sides restored from engine mount forward in 2012-2013.
    Restoration included all hoses and accessories being replaced with new / overhauled parts and accessories, fire sleeves.

    Prop Specs
    Hamilton Standard 23E50-505
    LH: 26 SPOH. (AD 81-13-01 complied with July 2016. Due July 2021)
    RH: 26 SPOH. (AD 81-13-01 complied with July 2016. Due July 2021)

    TOTAL TIME

    17896
  • Maintenance & Inspections
    Aircraft is on a 2 Year / 600 Hour Approved Inspection Program (AAIP) for Part 91 Operations. Aircraft will be delivered with a fresh 600 Hour Inspection.
  • AVIONICS & CONNECTIVITY
    GTN 750 WAAS Touch Screen Navigator (Com/Nav 1)
    King KX-165 (Com/Nav 2)
    Dual Garmin GTX-33ES ADS-B Transponders
    Garmin GDL-88 dual link ADS-B (traffic and weather)
    Garmin GTS 800 Traffic Avoidance
    King KR-87 ADF
    Dual NAT Audio Panels
    King KCS-551 HSI
    Collins RMI (slaved) left side
    King KI-226 RMI (slaved) right side
    3 Light Marker Beacon w/ Audio
    Cabin Address System
  • Interior & Entertainment
    19 passenger configuration for Part 91 operations. Interior refurbished in 2014. Forward galley and storage closet. Aft enclosed lavatory. Interior is in excellent condition.
  • EXTERIOR
    Painted in 2012 with the historical Pan American Airways livery. Paint is in excellent condition
  • Additional Equipment & Information
    Cockpit umpseat
    3” Gyros (pilot and copilot)
    Crew oxygen system
    Pulse light landing light system
    Oilamatic pre-oil system for each engine
    Oil tank heaters with external electrical ports
    Fire Detection for engine accessory section
    Fire Detection for landing gear bays
    Fire suppression for accessory section
    AeroLED wingtip nav/strobes
    AeroLED landing lights
    Counter balanced air-stair door with interior safety lock
    Entryway lighting and main cabin access lighting
    Emergency evacuation lighting for cabin and overwing exits.
    Spare tail wheel with mounted tire (aft baggage compartment)
    Spare parts locker in tail compartment contains:
    • Starter
    • Cowl Flap Cylinder
    • Fuel pump – Electric
    • Fuel pump – Engine driven
    • Accelerator pump
    • Spark Plugs
    • Hydraulic pump
    • Booster Coil
    • Various gaskets and soft rubber parts
    Aft baggage storage compartment for tools/equipment contains:
    • Portable tow-head mates to standard TRON-bar.
    • DC-3 sized rubber chocks
    • Up to 10 gallons of oil in 1.35gal containers
    • Extension cords for oil tank heaters
    • Ground Power converter and extension cord.
    • (additional room for tools/cleaning supplies as desired)
    Tow bar (full size)
    Spares inventory (incl. many rotable parts, as well as spare engine, prop, (both req. overhaul) and numerous other large items)
    Wing jacks
    Custom oil drip pans
    Air show signboards/holders

    WiFi

    No

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