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Photo Description Ground crew Frank Miller, Llyod Golbach, Don Janson exchange fuel contains to Bill Barris and Dick Riedel in Aeronca 15AC Sunkist Lady during the 1949 endurance flight based out of Fullerton, CA. The crew used Jeepsters borrowed from local dealers. 
Photo Date Mar 1949 
Photo Subject Airplanes and People 
Photo Focus Area Whole Plane 
Photo Prespective Ground to Air 
Undercarriage Wheels 
Museum Asset Number  
N-Number 1074H 
Large size Res 1042 x 833 px
Full Size Res 1042 x 833 px
Full Filesize 171991 bytes
Aeronca Models 15AC  
Date Range 1945-1951 
Document Type ImageGallery 
Status Available 
Condition Great 
No. of Pages 1 pages 
Dimensions 6.95 in. x 5.55 in. 
File Size 171 KB 
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Collection Name Unknown 
Remarks What makes this relevant for jeep fans was that to keep the plan in the air, the crew used Jeepsters borrowed from local dealers to race down the airport runway so the crew could hand fuel and food to the two pilots. Ground crew passes supplies up to the record-setting pilots. 
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