1943 DC-3A

Historic Images – 12/15/2021

Signatures of ServiceMen found on the fuselauge skin – 12/15/2021

Corosion Found durring inpsection – 12/15/2021

Inspections are complete – 12/15/2021

Structural Repair Work – 12/15/2021


Aircraft Prepped for Inspection and Repair, Cleaning – 11/13/2021


DOUGLAS DC-3 / C-53 N43XX.

There follows a record of the work performed to purchase, restore, develop and deliver a 1943 Douglas DC-3 / C-53 Sky Trooper into the collection of the WS Aircraft Museum, Brazil.

  1. PRE PURCHASE INSPECTION – CHINO AIRPORT – SEPTEMBER 29TH 2021.

2. FERRY FLIGHT – KRAL – KUAO – OCTOBER 15TH 2021

The arrival – KUAO

3. COMMENCEMENT OF RESTORATION AND DEVELOPMENT WORK – AEROMETAL INTERNATIONAL INC.

OCTOBER 21TH 2021

4. REPAIR AND RECOVERING OF FLIGHT CONTROLS – October 27th 2021

4. FULL DISASSEMBLY, WASH AND ATTACH ANGLE INSPECTIONS.

NOVEMBER 28th – Structural wing repair, Attach Angle Inspection and Flight Controls.