Atchley, Steve, A1C

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USAF Veteran
Current/Last Rank
Airman 1st Class
Current/Last Primary AFSC/MOS
42151-Aircraft Propeller Repairman
Current/Last AFSC Group
Aircraft Maintenance
Primary Unit
1963-1964, 42151, 1607th Field Maintenance Squadron
Service Years
1959 - 1964
Airman 1st Class

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I am a retired Service Rep / Product Support employee. I spent 39 years working for LeBlond and later LeBlond Makino supporting CNC Machinery (Machining Centers & CNC Lathes)  either in house by phone, E-mail as well traveling the Globe. United States, South America, Japan, Australia, Peoples Republic of China, much of Canada, Singapore and many I have forgotten. Now have my feet up, build a PC or repair one now and then as well as just a anything to stay busy. Refinish a piece of furniture or what ever comes along.






   
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 Remembrance Profiles -  1 Airman Remembered
  • Voegele, Ed, MSgt

 1960-1964, C-47 Skytrain/Dakota
From Year
1960
To Year
1964
   
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 C-47 Skytrain/Dakota Details
 


Aircraft/Missile Information
During World War II, the armed forces of many countries used the C-47 and modified DC-3s for the transport of troops, cargo and wounded. Over 10,000 aircraft were produced in Long Beach and Santa Monica, California and Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The Oklahoma City plant produced 5,354 C-47s from March 1943 until August 1945.


Model Douglas C-47 Skytrain / Dakota Mk I
Length 63.75 ft | 19.43 m
Width 95.51 ft | 29.11 m
Height 16.99 ft | 5.18 m
Engine(s) 2 x Pratt & Whintey R-1830-92 14-cylinder radial piston engines delivering 1,200hp each.
Empty Weight 18,199 lbs | 8,255 kg
MTOW 25,999 lbs | 11,793 kg
Max Speed 230 mph | 370 km/h | 200 kts
Max Range 1,600 miles | 2,575 km
Ceiling 23,999 ft | 7,315 m | 4.5 miles
Climb Rate 1,041 ft/min
Hardpoints None.
Armament None.
Accommodations 3 + 27

   
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Last Updated: May 8, 2009
   
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