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There is no data for 29-396 in the archives of the National Air & Space Museum (NASM), Washington, DC.

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Military Aircraft of the Davis Monthan Register, 1925-1936 is available at the link. This book describes and illustrates with black & white photographs the majority of military aircraft that landed at the Davis-Monthan Airfield between 1925 and 1936. The book includes biographies of some of the pilots who flew the aircraft to Tucson as well as extensive listings of all the pilots and airplanes. Use this FORM to order a copy signed by the author. ISBN 978-0-9843074-2-5.


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DOUGLAS O-2C 26-396

26-396 (S/N 276) landed once at Tucson, Saturday, June 15, 1929 at 1:15PM. It was flown by Lt. J.P. Kenney. He carried as passenger one Major Benedict. Based at San Diego, Rockwell Field, CA, Kenney for some reason identified his point of origin as Tucson. This makes sense only because they were on a round-robin flight back to Los Angeles, CA.

Below, from the San Diego Aerospace Museum (SDAM), a photograph of 26-396, date and location unknown.

Douglas O-2C 26-396, Date & Location Unknown (Source: SDAM)
Douglas O-2C 26-396, Date & Location Unknown (Source: SDAM)



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