Atl-98 Carvair: A Comprehensive History of the Aircraft and All 21 Airframes
"Four chapters illustrate the evolution of the car-ferry, history of Aviation Traders, engineering details, and Carvair operators. The rest features chapters on the fleet's 21 planes. Several appendices provide DC-4 fleet data, dated histories, lists of DC-4 and ATL-98 owners and operators, cross-referenced registration and serial numbers, and official and unofficial aircraft names"--Provided by publisher.
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Foreword by Michael OCallaghan
GETTING OFF THE GROUND
Aviation Traders Engineering Limited
INDIVIDUAL AIRCRAFT HISTORIES
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