Curtiss-Wright C-46 Commando

US, C-46A-CU, 41-5159, 1942

1. This aircraft, a C-46A-CU, was the first production Commando and was delivered to the USAAF on July 13, 1942. It survived the war.


US, R5C-1, VMR-252, MCAS Cherry Point, 1947

2. Flown by VMR-252 based at NAS Cherry Point, this R5C-1 (US Navy designation for the Commando) was seen at the National Air Races in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1947.

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