qFour 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 namesq--Provided by publisher.Although originally designed for transporting automobiles and their owners, over the years the Carvair played a very diverse roll. ... treasury shipments, gold bars, new automobiles, race cars, automo- bile parts, radio towers, rabbits, snakes, geese, monkeys, pigs, sports teams, ... Racecar transport included Stirling Moss and the Team Mini Coopera#39;s of Paddy Hopkirk that won the 1964 Monte Carlo Rally.
|Title||:||The ATL-98 Carvair|
|Author||:||William Patrick Dean|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2008-08-07|