C-119C, Serial Number 50-33182.
This aircraft was originally Serial Number 50-0128.
On loan from the U.S. Air Force Museum Program.
The Fairchild C-119, better known as the "Flying Boxcar", was capable of carrying 42 troops or up to 10,000 lbs of cargo. A versatile aircraft, it could also be used to tow up to a 30,000 lb glider. The C-119 was stationed at Pope AFB from 1952 to 1958.
Engines 2 3500 hp, radial, F&W R-4360
Crew: 2 pilots, 1 navigator, 1 crew chief, 1 radio operator
Length, 86 feet
Wing Span: 109 feet
Cruise: 210 mph
Range: 1770 miles
Gross Weight: 73,150 lbs
This aircraft proudly maintained by the men and women of the 43d Operations Group.