Pan American Airways  Douglas DC-2-118B   NC14271             (c/n  1304)


                                       This extremely rare photograph of a DC-2 in PanAm markings was contributed by Mike Sparkman.
                                       Although the Pan American Airways Corporation purchased almost two dozen DC-2s they were
                                       were almost all seconded to their subsidiary divisions of  PANAGRA, Compania Mexicana de
                                       Aviacion (CMA), and China National Aviation Corporation (CNAC).   The exceptions were a
                                       couple operated by their Alaska Division.   NC14271 went to CMA as XA-BJI.  Go to this link
                                       for details of the latter day history of this DC-2.