Photo Essay:The Blakesburg Fly-In
Antique airplanes—the cream of the crop—fluttered around corn country to celebrate an air mail birthday.
- By airspacemag.com
- AirSpaceMag.com, November 18, 2008
1930 Sikorsky S-39
Livery: Giraffe cammo, a salute to its service in Africa
Tail number NC50V
From the S-39, a panoramic view of one of the Sikorsky’s colorful floats and Rich Hornbeck’s Waco ASO. The two aircraft maintained a loose formation during a mail run.