Restored WWII Dakota

The Yorkshire Air Museum fires the engines of a restored WWII Douglas Dakota for the first time.

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Test firing of Dakota engine at Yorkshire Air Museum

Douglas DC2 Dakota

The first public engine firing of the iconic Douglas DC3 'Dakota' is taking place at the Yorkshire Air Museum. The aeroplane has undergone a 12 year restoration and the engine firing will be the first step in the aircraft being able to take part in regular events at the museum.

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