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MD-11 Preparations for First Engine Run
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MD-11 Preparations for First Engine Run
The MD-11 was available in four models -- passenger, all freighter, convertible freighter and "combi,"...
Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III at Long Beach Assembly Facility
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Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III at Long Beach Assembly Facility
The final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III military airlifter at the company’s plant in Long Beach, Calif....
Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III Departs Long Beach Assembly Facility
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Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III Departs Long Beach Assembly Facility
The final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III military airlifter at the company’s plant in Long Beach, Calif....
Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III Departs Long Beach Assembly Facility
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Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III Departs Long Beach Assembly Facility
The final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III military airlifter at the company’s plant in Long Beach, Calif....
Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III Departs Long Beach Assembly Facility
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Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III Departs Long Beach Assembly Facility
The final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III military airlifter at the company’s plant in Long Beach, Calif....
Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III at Long Beach Assembly Facility
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Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III at Long Beach Assembly Facility
The final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III military airlifter at the company’s plant in Long Beach, Calif....
Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III Departs Long Beach Assembly Facility
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Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III Departs Long Beach Assembly Facility
The final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III military airlifter at the company’s plant in Long Beach, Calif....
Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III Departs Long Beach Assembly Facility
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Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III Departs Long Beach Assembly Facility
The final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III military airlifter at the company’s plant in Long Beach, Calif....
Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III at Long Beach Assembly Facility
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Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III at Long Beach Assembly Facility
The final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III military airlifter at the company’s plant in Long Beach, Calif....
Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III Departs Long Beach Assembly Facility
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Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III Departs Long Beach Assembly Facility
The final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III military airlifter at the company’s plant in Long Beach, Calif....
Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III Departs Long Beach Assembly Facility
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Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III Departs Long Beach Assembly Facility
The final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III military airlifter at the company’s plant in Long Beach, Calif....
Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III at Long Beach Assembly Facility
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Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III at Long Beach Assembly Facility
The final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III military airlifter at the company’s plant in Long Beach, Calif....
Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III at Long Beach Assembly Facility
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Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III at Long Beach Assembly Facility
The final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III military airlifter at the company’s plant in Long Beach, Calif....
Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III at Long Beach Assembly Facility
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Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III at Long Beach Assembly Facility
The final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III military airlifter at the company’s plant in Long Beach, Calif....
Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III at Long Beach Assembly Facility
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Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III at Long Beach Assembly Facility
The final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III military airlifter at the company’s plant in Long Beach, Calif....
Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III at Long Beach Assembly Facility
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Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III at Long Beach Assembly Facility
The final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III military airlifter at the company’s plant in Long Beach, Calif....
Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III at Long Beach Assembly Facility
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Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III at Long Beach Assembly Facility
The final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III military airlifter at the company’s plant in Long Beach, Calif....
Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III at Long Beach Assembly Facility
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Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III at Long Beach Assembly Facility
The final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III military airlifter at the company’s plant in Long Beach, Calif....
Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III Departs Long Beach Assembly Facility
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Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III Departs Long Beach Assembly Facility
The final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III military airlifter at the company’s plant in Long Beach, Calif....
Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III at Long Beach Assembly Facility
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Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III at Long Beach Assembly Facility
The final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III military airlifter at the company’s plant in Long Beach, Calif....
Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III Departs Long Beach Assembly Facility
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Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III Departs Long Beach Assembly Facility
The final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III military airlifter at the company’s plant in Long Beach, Calif....
Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III Departs Long Beach Assembly Facility
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Final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III Departs Long Beach Assembly Facility
The final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III military airlifter at the company’s plant in Long Beach, Calif....
Douglas DC-9 Factory B-roll
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Douglas DC-9 Factory B-roll
Design, development and production of the DC-9 was centered in Long Beach, Calif., where 976 of the twin...
Douglas DC-9 B-roll
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Douglas DC-9 B-roll
The DC-9 was designed specifically to operate from short runways and on short- to medium-range routes...
McDonnell Douglas DC-10 First Delivery Ceremony, 1971
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McDonnell Douglas DC-10 First Delivery Ceremony, 1971
First deliveries to American Airlines and United Airlines of the DC-10 in 1971.

A new category of...
DC-10 Roll Out Ceremony Podium
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DC-10 Roll Out Ceremony Podium
During the DC-10 Roll out ceremony, at the podium left to right is James S. McDonnell, USA VP Spiro T....
Mc Donnell Douglas DC-10 on the Compass Rose
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Mc Donnell Douglas DC-10 on the Compass Rose
The first Mc Donnell Douglas DC-10 on the compass rose on August 5, 1971.

The DC-10 was the first...
First flight of McDonnell Douglas DC-10 Model 30
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First flight of McDonnell Douglas DC-10 Model 30
First flight of McDonnell Douglas DC-10 Model 30 taking off from Long Beach Airport on July 3, 1972.

Production...
McDonnell Douglas DC-10 First Delivery Ceremony, 1971
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McDonnell Douglas DC-10 First Delivery Ceremony, 1971
First deliveries to American Airlines and United Airlines of the DC-10 in 1971.

Production was started...
Douglas DC-8 Manufacturing
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Douglas DC-8 Manufacturing
The DC-8 is one of the earliest jet-powered commercial passenger aircraft. In the decade following its...
Douglas DC-8 Rollout & First Flight, May 30, 1958
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Douglas DC-8 Rollout & First Flight, May 30, 1958
The DC-8 is one of the earliest jet-powered commercial passenger aircraft. In the decade following its...
Douglas DC-8-61 First Flight, March 14, 1966
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Douglas DC-8-61 First Flight, March 14, 1966
The DC-8 is one of the earliest jet-powered commercial passenger aircraft. In the decade following its...
Douglas DC-8 Engineering Tests, 1950s
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Douglas DC-8 Engineering Tests, 1950s
The DC-8 is one of the earliest jet-powered commercial passenger aircraft. In the decade following its...
Douglas DC-8 Passenger Cabin
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Douglas DC-8 Passenger Cabin
The DC-8 is one of the earliest jet-powered commercial passenger aircraft. In the decade following its...
BCA Douglas Center
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BCA Douglas Center
The Boeing Commercial Airplanes (BCA) team in Southern California represents a broad range of engineering...
McDonnell Douglas DC-10 Rollout and First Flight
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McDonnell Douglas DC-10 Rollout and First Flight
A new category of airplane -- the three-engine, dual-aisle widebody -- was added to the world's air transportation...
McDonnell Douglas DC-10 Design and Testing
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McDonnell Douglas DC-10 Design and Testing
Six commercial models of the DC-10 were developed. All versions of the trijet transport accommodate from...
McDonnell Douglas DC-10 Assembly Line
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McDonnell Douglas DC-10 Assembly Line
The McDonnell Douglas DC-10 was produced in three basic models, the Series 10 for domestic routes to...
Donald W. Douglas at Podium for Delivery of 150th C-124 Globemaster II
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Donald W. Douglas at Podium for Delivery of 150th C-124 Globemaster II
Deliveries of the C-124A Globemaster II began in May 1950, and before production ended in 1955, the U.S....
C-124 Globemaster IIs on Douglas Flight Line during Ceremony
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C-124 Globemaster IIs on Douglas Flight Line during Ceremony
Deliveries of the C-124A Globemaster II began in May 1950, and before production ended in 1955, the U.S....
Donald W. Douglas at Podium for Delivery of 150th C-124 Globemaster II
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Donald W. Douglas at Podium for Delivery of 150th C-124 Globemaster II
Deliveries of the C-124A Globemaster II began in May 1950, and before production ended in 1955, the U.S....
C-124 Globemaster IIs on Douglas Flight Line during Ceremony
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C-124 Globemaster IIs on Douglas Flight Line during Ceremony
Deliveries of the C-124A Globemaster II began in May 1950, and before production ended in 1955, the U.S....
Donald W. Douglas at Podium for Delivery of 150th C-124 Globemaster II
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Donald W. Douglas at Podium for Delivery of 150th C-124 Globemaster II
Deliveries of the C-124A Globemaster II began in May 1950, and before production ended in 1955, the U.S....
Donald W. Douglas at Podium for Delivery of 150th C-124 Globemaster II
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Donald W. Douglas at Podium for Delivery of 150th C-124 Globemaster II
Deliveries of the C-124A Globemaster II began in May 1950, and before production ended in 1955, the U.S....
Donald W. Douglas at Podium for Delivery of 150th C-124 Globemaster II
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Donald W. Douglas at Podium for Delivery of 150th C-124 Globemaster II
Deliveries of the C-124A Globemaster II began in May 1950, and before production ended in 1955, the U.S....
Assembly of Douglas YC-124 Globemaster II, Long Beach
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Assembly of Douglas YC-124 Globemaster II, Long Beach
The Douglas C-124 Globemaster II, also fondly called "Old Shakey," could carry more than 200 troops....
Douglas YC-124 on Long Beach Ramp Prior to First Flight
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Douglas YC-124 on Long Beach Ramp Prior to First Flight
The Douglas C-124 Globemaster II, also fondly called "Old Shakey," could carry more than 200 troops....
YC-124 Globemaster II Ungergoing Tests, Building 13, Long Beach
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YC-124 Globemaster II Ungergoing Tests, Building 13, Long Beach
The Douglas C-124 Globemaster II, also fondly called "Old Shakey," could carry more than 200 troops....
Douglas C-124 Globemaster II Assembly Line
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Douglas C-124 Globemaster II Assembly Line
The Douglas C-124 Globemaster II, also fondly called "Old Shakey," could carry more than 200 troops....
Douglas YC-124 in Front of Long Beach Building 13 Prior to First Flight
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Douglas YC-124 in Front of Long Beach Building 13 Prior to First Flight
The Douglas C-124 Globemaster II, also fondly called "Old Shakey," could carry more than 200 troops....
Douglas C-124 Globemaster II Assembly Line
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Douglas C-124 Globemaster II Assembly Line
The Douglas C-124 Globemaster II, also fondly called "Old Shakey," could carry more than 200 troops....
Boeing C-17 Globemaster III Factory B-roll
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Boeing C-17 Globemaster III Factory B-roll
By May 2013, Boeing had delivered a total of 222 C-17s to the U.S. Air Force and 32 to Australia, Canada,...
YC-15 Takes Off on First Flight
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YC-15 Takes Off on First Flight
Built in response to an U.S. Air Force request for an Advanced Medium STOL (Short Takeoff and Landing)...
C-133 Cargomaster Taking Off on First Flight
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C-133 Cargomaster Taking Off on First Flight
The Douglas C-133 Cargomaster, a four-engine, turboprop transport, was larger and faster than earlier...
C-133 Cargomaster Takes Off on First Flight
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C-133 Cargomaster Takes Off on First Flight
The Douglas C-133 Cargomaster, a four-engine, turboprop transport, was larger and faster than earlier...
Douglas Aircraft Company Entrance, 1941
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Douglas Aircraft Company Entrance, 1941
Donald W. Douglas opened the Long Beach facility on the eve of World War II, having run out of production...
Entrance to Douglas Aircraft Facility, 1960s
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Entrance to Douglas Aircraft Facility, 1960s
Donald W. Douglas opened the Long Beach facility on the eve of World War II, having run out of production...
Douglas Aircraft Company Globe, 1943
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Douglas Aircraft Company Globe, 1943
Donald W. Douglas opened the Long Beach facility on the eve of World War II, having run out of production...
C-17 India #4 In Flight
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C-17 India #4 In Flight
The Indian Air Force’s (IAF) fourth Boeing C-17 Globemaster III departs for India from Long Beach on...
Boeing Fulfills US Air Force C-17 Production Contract with 223rd Delivery
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Boeing Fulfills US Air Force C-17 Production Contract with 223rd Delivery
Boeing delivered the 223rd and last U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III on September 12, 2013, fulfilling...
Early 717-200 Manufacturing
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Early 717-200 Manufacturing
After the 1997 merger with McDonnell Douglas, Boeing renamed the MD-95 and introduced it into the short-range...
717-200 Rollout
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717-200 Rollout
Although the highly efficient 717 concluded its 156-airplane production run in May 2006, the 717 will...
717-200 Rollout
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717-200 Rollout
The Boeing 717 was specifically designed for the short-haul, high frequency 100-passenger airline market....
717-200 Rollout
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717-200 Rollout
The Boeing 717 was specifically designed for the short-haul, high frequency 100-passenger airline market....
A Douglas "Rosie" Works in the Shadow of a C-47 Wing
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A Douglas "Rosie" Works in the Shadow of a C-47 Wing
Every branch of the U.S military and all the major allied powers flew the miltary transport version of...
"Lady Fingers" Assembles Airplane Parts
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"Lady Fingers" Assembles Airplane Parts
"The Douglas-built Flying Fortress is a tough baby and at Long Beach Plant it's "lady fingers" that are...
Lunch Time on the A-20 Line
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Lunch Time on the A-20 Line
After the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor, American men enlisted and faltering wartime factories called on...
Douglas Aircraft Worker, circa 1943
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Douglas Aircraft Worker, circa 1943
After the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor, American men enlisted and faltering wartime factories called on...
A-26 Invader Wing Assembly at Douglas' Long Beach Facility
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A-26 Invader Wing Assembly at Douglas' Long Beach Facility
Douglas built 2,503 A-26/B-26 Invaders. During production a number of modifications were progressively...
Proud "Rosies" Prepare the 2000th C-47 Skytrain for its Rollout
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Proud "Rosies" Prepare the 2000th C-47 Skytrain for its Rollout
By 1941 the old Air Corps had been transformed into the Army Air Forces, and it selected a modified version...
Douglas Long Beach "Rosies" with their 2,000th C-47 Skytrain
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Douglas Long Beach "Rosies" with their 2,000th C-47 Skytrain
Although the exterior signatures in chalk were removed from this plane before delivery to the U.S. Army...
"Rosies" at Work at Douglas' Long Beach on an Electrical Assembly
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"Rosies" at Work at Douglas' Long Beach on an Electrical Assembly
After the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor, American men enlisted and faltering wartime factories called on...
A Douglas "Rosie" in Long Beach Rivets a Boeing B-17 Tail
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A Douglas "Rosie" in Long Beach Rivets a Boeing B-17 Tail
Boeing plants built a total of 6,981 B-17s in various models, and another 5,745 were built under a nationwide...
Douglas "Rosies" Riveting a Leading Edge Subassembly
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Douglas "Rosies" Riveting a Leading Edge Subassembly
After the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor, American men enlisted and faltering wartime factories called on...
"Rosie" on the Douglas A-20 Havoc Assembly Line
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"Rosie" on the Douglas A-20 Havoc Assembly Line
The Department of Labor began a campaign to lure women out of the home and into the factories to help...
Douglas "Rosies" Wing Jig Crew Assemble a Boeing B-17 During WWII
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Douglas "Rosies" Wing Jig Crew Assemble a Boeing B-17 During WWII
Boeing plants built a total of 6,981 B-17s in various models, and another 5,745 were built under a nationwide...
A "Rosie" at Work at Douglas' Long Beach Factory
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A "Rosie" at Work at Douglas' Long Beach Factory
The Department of Labor began a campaign to lure women out of the home and into the factories to help...
Douglas "Rosies" in California Enjoy a Lunch Break on the Boeing B-17 Line
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Douglas "Rosies" in California Enjoy a Lunch Break on the Boeing B-17 Line
Boeing plants built a total of 6,981 B-17s in various models, and another 5,745 were built under a nationwide...
Proud "Rosie" Rolls Out the 2000th C-47 Skytrain
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Proud "Rosie" Rolls Out the 2000th C-47 Skytrain
By 1941 the old Air Corps had been transformed into the Army Air Forces, and it selected a modified version...
Douglas Long Beach "Rosies" Rollout the 2000th C-47 Skytrain
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Douglas Long Beach "Rosies" Rollout the 2000th C-47 Skytrain
By 1941 the old Air Corps had been transformed into the Army Air Forces, and it selected a modified version...
Long Beach Power Plant Subassembly
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Long Beach Power Plant Subassembly
Wright Cyclone Engines at Long Beach Power Plant Subassembly
"Rosies" with C-47 Outer Wings in Assembly at Long Beach
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"Rosies" with C-47 Outer Wings in Assembly at Long Beach
By 1941 the old Air Corps had been transformed into the Army Air Forces, and it selected a modified version...
C-17 Globemaster III on Tarmac
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C-17 Globemaster III on Tarmac
Boeing's C-17 Globemaster III Sustainment Partnership program capitalizes on contracting and partnership...
C-17 Globemaster III P-23 on Tarmac
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C-17 Globemaster III P-23 on Tarmac
Through the C-17 Globemaster III Sustainment Partnership, Boeing performed total system support responsibility...
C-17 Globemaster III on the Ground
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C-17 Globemaster III on the Ground
Boeing's C-17 Globemaster III Sustainment Partnership program capitalizes on contracting and partnership...
C-17 Globemaster III P-23 on the Ground
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C-17 Globemaster III P-23 on the Ground
Through the C-17 Globemaster III Sustainment Partnership, Boeing performed total system support responsibility...
Boeing Ground Crew Inspects a C-17 Fitting
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Boeing Ground Crew Inspects a C-17 Fitting
Through the C-17 Globemaster III Sustainment Partnership, Boeing performed total system support responsibility...
Boeing Ground Crew Inspect a C-17 Fitting
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Boeing Ground Crew Inspect a C-17 Fitting
Boeing's C-17 Globemaster III Sustainment Partnership program capitalizes on contracting and partnership...
C-17 Globemaster III Undergoes Scheduled Maintenance
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C-17 Globemaster III Undergoes Scheduled Maintenance
Through the C-17 Globemaster III Sustainment Partnership, Boeing performed total system support responsibility...
Boeng Workers Inspect a C-17 Globemaster III
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Boeng Workers Inspect a C-17 Globemaster III
Through the C-17 Globemaster III Sustainment Partnership, Boeing performed total system support responsibility...
Boeing Workers Inspect a C-17 Globemaster III
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Boeing Workers Inspect a C-17 Globemaster III
Through the C-17 Globemaster III Sustainment Partnership, Boeing performed total system support responsibility...
Boeing Ground Crew Inspect a C-17 Globemaster III
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Boeing Ground Crew Inspect a C-17 Globemaster III
Through the C-17 Globemaster III Sustainment Partnership, Boeing performed total system support responsibility...
Boeing Workers Inspect a C-17 Globemaster III
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Boeing Workers Inspect a C-17 Globemaster III
Through the C-17 Globemaster III Sustainment Partnership, Boeing performed total system support responsibility...
Boeing Maintenance Crew Inspects a C-17 Gobemaster III
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Boeing Maintenance Crew Inspects a C-17 Gobemaster III
Through the C-17 Globemaster III Sustainment Partnership, Boeing performed total system support responsibility...
Boeing Workers on the Wing of a C-17 Globemaster III
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Boeing Workers on the Wing of a C-17 Globemaster III
Through the C-17 Globemaster III Sustainment Partnership, Boeing performed total system support responsibility...
Boeing Workers Inspect a C-17 Globemaster III Wing
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Boeing Workers Inspect a C-17 Globemaster III Wing
Through the C-17 Globemaster III Sustainment Partnership, Boeing performed total system support responsibility...
Boeing Workers on the Wing of a C-17 Globemaster III
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Boeing Workers on the Wing of a C-17 Globemaster III
Through the C-17 Globemaster III Sustainment Partnership, Boeing performed total system support responsibility...
Boeing Delivers Canada's First C-17
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Boeing Delivers Canada's First C-17
Standing at the podium in front of Canada's first C-17, Dave Bowman, Boeing vice president C-17 program...
A-20 Havoc Assembly at Long Beach
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A-20 Havoc Assembly at Long Beach
The Douglas DB-7/A-20 Havoc was the most-produced attack bomber during World War II. A total of 7,477...
XB-19 Behemoth Flies Over Crowd at Long Beach Plant Dedication Ceremony
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XB-19 Behemoth Flies Over Crowd at Long Beach Plant Dedication Ceremony
Maj. Carl Cover, executive vice president of the Douglas Aircraft Company, piloted the Douglas B-19 bomber...
MD-90 at McDonnell Douglas Facility
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MD-90 at McDonnell Douglas Facility
The McDonnell Douglas MD-90 twin jet displayed new corporate colors for the manufacturer's commercial...
MD-90 at Long Beach Paint Hangar
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MD-90 at Long Beach Paint Hangar
The McDonnell Douglas MD-90 glistened in the first rays of sunlight as the freshly painted aircraft emerged...
MD-90 at Long Beach
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MD-90 at Long Beach
The McDonnell Douglas MD-90 twin jet displayed new corporate colors for the manufacturer's commercial...
C-17 Globemaster III Manufacturing
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C-17 Globemaster III Manufacturing
The Boeing C-17 Globemaster III is designed to fulfill military and humanitarian airlift needs well into...
717-200 Moving Line at Long Beach
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717-200 Moving Line at Long Beach
When Boeing began building its 717 regional jet on a moving assembly line in 2000, the method was an...
C-74 Globemaster in Front of Factory
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C-74 Globemaster in Front of Factory
In early 1942, Douglas began development of the C-74 Globemaster I. This large four-engine transport...
717-200 in Assembly
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717-200 in Assembly
Workers install the nose section of the first production model of the Boeing 717-200 jetliner at the...
717-200 in Assembly
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717-200 in Assembly
The 717 is a full-size twinjet designed specifically for the short-range, 100-seat regional airline market...
First Machine for Automation of C-17 Fuselage Skin
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First Machine for Automation of C-17 Fuselage Skin
The first of several giant machine tools to automate fuselage skin panel assembly for the U.S. Air Force...
Douglas Long Beach Plant
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Douglas Long Beach Plant
Huge electric doors allowed for the movement of supplies and finished aircraft in and out of buildings...
Douglas Long Beach Plant Under Construction
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Douglas Long Beach Plant Under Construction
Douglas opened the first of the nation's "Defense Plants" at Long Beach. The facility covered nearly...
A Biplane Flies over the Construction Site for the New Long Beach Aircraft Plant
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A Biplane Flies over the Construction Site for the New Long Beach Aircraft Plant
A biplane is faintly visible in the sky as it flies over the construction site for the new Long Beach...
The 1,000th B-17 Bomber with Douglas Long Beach Factory Workers
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The 1,000th B-17 Bomber with Douglas Long Beach Factory Workers
In April 1944, the workers of the Long Beach Douglas plant learned that the 1,000th B-17G Flying Fortress...
1944 Open House at Douglas Long Beach Plant
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1944 Open House at Douglas Long Beach Plant
More than 200,000 people visited a 1944 Open House at Douglas' the Long Beach Plant.
A-20 Production Line at Douglas Long Beach During WWII
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A-20 Production Line at Douglas Long Beach During WWII
Douglas Aircraft built a variety of warplanes, including light attack series A-20 and A-26, which required...
Camouflaged Long Beach Plant
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Camouflaged Long Beach Plant
Douglas Long Beach Plant covered in heavy camouflage netting and fortified by thousands of sandbags during...
B-17 Manufacturing at Douglas Long Beach Plant
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B-17 Manufacturing at Douglas Long Beach Plant
A "Rosie" at Douglas' Long Beach Plant applies rivets to a Boeing B-17 built under a nationwide collaborative...
Long Beach Municipal Airport
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Long Beach Municipal Airport
Long Beach Municipal Airport, view looking north
Douglas Long Beach Plant Disguised as a Suburb During WWII
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Douglas Long Beach Plant Disguised as a Suburb During WWII
Elaborate steps were taken to camouflage the Long Beach plant during WWII to lessen the chances of being...
Night Shift Lunch Break
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Night Shift Lunch Break
Lunch breaks during the night shift were taken inside the plant.
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