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Flagship Detroit: Flying in the past

The oldest flying DC-3 in the world will be parked at the Covington Municipal Airport until the end of August. It was first placed into service in March 1937, and recently restored to its original condition after service as a mosquito spray plane.

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WWII-era plane restored for 75th anniversary

For more than a decade, a derelict blue and white DC-3 sat parked on the edge of the tarmac at Covington Municipal Airport, slowly losing its battle with the elements, while providing a home for uncounted wasps.

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