Airplane Maintenance

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Title Airplane Maintenance
Identifier ucl_1779-4
Subject Airplane--Propeller; Repair--Maintenance; Men
Spatial Coverage Vernal (Utah)
Description Two unidentified men work on airplane propeller. In December of 1958 a U.S. Air Force crew completed work on replacing a disabled motor on a flyng boxcar that had to make an emergency landing at the Vernal Airport. The two-engined C119 developed engine trouble over Roosevelt and pilots were required to "feather" one of the propellers. The plane landed on one engine at the Vernal Airport. Another C119 landed to take off the supplies on the plane. Another C119 brought a new motor and it was placed in the down C119. Then it returned to Hill Airforce Base.
Date 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959; 1960
Type Image/StillImage
Format image/jpeg
Language eng
Rights Digital Image, Copyright 2017, Uintah County Regional History Center
Archival Resolution 1532 x 2254 pixels, 500 dpi
Bit Depth 8
Scanning Device Creo-Scites Jazz+ flatbed scanner
Scanning Technician Aric Hansen
Metadata Cataloger Ellen S. Kiever
ARK ark:/87278/s6vt5frp
Setname ucl_vep
Date Created 2017-03-29
Date Modified 2017-03-29
ID 1212584
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6vt5frp
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