Registration Number NC3810
This aircraft is a Ryan B-1 Brougham, S/N 57 (ATC 25). It
shares lineage with the “Spirit of St. Louis”,
and was built during the same year. The B.F. Mahoney Aircraft
Co., San Diego, CA manufactured it on 12/19/1927. It was equipped
with a 220 HP Wright J-5CA engine, S/N 8157. It weighed 3,300
It was flown away from the factory by its new owner, Southwest
Ryan Airlines, 1204 Atlas Bldg., Tulsa, OK (Al Henley, Manager).
It had an engine change on 5/11/28 (Wright S/N 8098).
Application for renewal of its registration was cancelled
on 8/7/29 because the owner was not ready to have the inspection
performed. On 8/26/20 inspector A. Rowe refused to license
the airplane. No further information.
UPLOADED: 06/05 REVISED: 10/30/08