Forgotten little gem from 1970! Concerns the going's on at SFO, and an attempted bank heist via an ONA DC-9-30! The opening is the best part, where we are treated to one of the RARE Runway 1 landings at SFO. We get to see a Modern Air CV-990 (Ex-American Airlines) turn into a DC-8, B-52, & 707 before the final rollout after landing!
Design and development
The origins of the Empire boats lay in an Air Ministry requirement for passenger and mail carriers that could service the colonies particularly to make the connection to Australia.
Skymaster Aviation Inc Douglas C-54G Skymaster N51802 fires up all four engines at Kingman Airport Arizona. Owner Jim Blumenthal kindly run the engines for the benifit off his visitors from Holland. (date: August 2001)