W.T. LARKINS COLLECTION
No. 3576. Boeing 367-5-5 YC-97 Stratofreighter (45-59590 c/n 15715) US Army Air Forces
Photographed at Fairfield-Suisun Army Air Field, Fairfield, California, USA, August 4, 1947, by W.T. Larkins

Boeing 367-5-5 YC-97 Stratofreighter

08/12/2006. Remarks by Jack McKillop: "This is one of six YC-97-BO service test models. They were put into service with the Air Transport Command (ATC) flying from Fairfield-Suisun (later Travis AFB) to the Territory of Hawaii. In the late 1950s, this aircraft was sold to a civilian owner and registered N2799A. No further information is available."

Created July 2, 2004